Product Description

LEADTOOLS Multimedia is specifically designed for the development of audio/video applications across a wide variety of industries including defense, broadcast and security. The SDK offers a full range of technologies to developers and turns normally complex DirectShow & Media Foundation projects into simple tasks. Integrating core multimedia functionality such as playback, capture, conversion and processing into applications is easier than ever before with LEADTOOLS Multimedia.

LEADTOOLS Multimedia is the base product and starting point for developers looking to create powerful multimedia applications based on DirectShow and Media Foundation with the LEADTOOLS Multimedia Family. Beyond the core functionality, LEADTOOLS includes a massive collection of advanced features which can be added through value-oriented add-on modules or á la carte. See the Multimedia Product Comparison Chart to see which features, filters and codecs are included or may require additional licensing.

What's Included in the LEADTOOLS Multimedia SDK?

Playback, Conversion and Capture

* Available via add-on module or á la carte. See the Multimedia Product Comparison Chart for detailed information.

Audio and Video Codecs

Video Codecs

Audio Codecs

List of All LEADTOOLS Codecs

* Available via add-on module or á la carte. See the Multimedia Product Comparison Chart for detailed information.

Formats, Multiplexers and Demultiplexers

* Available via add-on module or á la carte. See the Multimedia Product Comparison Chart for detailed information.
** WMV playback only. Streaming WMV over Windows Media Server requires an add-on.

Audio and Video Processing

* Available via add-on module or á la carte. See the Multimedia Product Comparison Chart for detailed information.

LEADTOOLS Multimedia SDK can be Extended to Add More Technology

Add-on modules and plug-ins may be added to LEADTOOLS Multimedia to add even more imaging technology.

Platforms and Programming Interfaces

Support and Documentation