Best fit tile compression.

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Best fit tile compression.

Post by psycopathicteen » Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:19 pm

Is there any exist video compression codec that take video and quantize the entire video into a fixed amount of 8x8 tiles?

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Re: Best fit tile compression.

Post by tepples » Fri Nov 09, 2018 3:45 pm

It's called vector quantization. This by jroatch cut a full-screen line art image from 471 to 256 tiles while still keeping surprising quality. But you'll probably have to do some sort of k-means clustering or something to get it up to 65536 codewords.

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