Feature Description

LEADTOOLS includes an AC3 encoder for DirectShow and Media Foundation. This encoder compresses audio data using the AC3 compression standard (A/52 - Digital Audio Compression Standard (AC-3)).

AC3 is used primarily within DVD, digital television (DTV), digital cable television, and satellite television transmissions. The AC3 format fully supports 5.1 surround sound with down-mixing options for compatibility with non-surround audio devices.

Overview of LEADTOOLS AC3 Audio Codec Technology

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