VP8 Video Codec SDK Libraries Buy

The LEAD VP8 Video Codec is a DirectShow filter to compress and decompress video data using the VP8 compression algorithm. VP8 is a high-quality video compression algorithm, originally developed by On2 and later acquired by Google, that is well-suited for all types of applications with different ranges of bit rates. The compressed video data can be stored inside MKV and WebM files with the option to save files with audio data.

Feature-rich VP8 Video Codec SDK

VP8 Video Codec Libraries

The VP8 codec encodes and decodes video data using the VP8 video standard. VP8 is a high quality video compression algorithm suited for all types of applications with different ranges of bit rates. The compressed video data can be stored inside MKV containers. A popular form of MKV files with VP8 compression is the WebM file format.

  • Full support for encoding and decoding VP8-compressed video data
  • High-quality compression with performance comparable to H.264
  • Open compression standard
  • Part of the WebM (MKV) format
  • Supports multiple encoding options:
    • VBR
    • CBR
    • 2-pass
  • .NET (C# & VB) and C DLL libraries for 32 and 64-bit development
VP8 Video Codec Development Made Easy

Easy to Integrate

LEADTOOLS handles the heavy lifting — eliminating months of R&D, while giving you the best quality and performance available. You'll be free to focus on other components of your application. Download the LEADTOOLS evaluation to streamline your development.

Cross platform libraries

VP8 Video Codec SDK Platforms and Programming Interfaces

Projects that use LEADTOOLS VP8 Video Codec libraries can be deployed to Windows devices.

VP8 Video Codec SDK libraries are available for

  • .NET
    • C#, VB, C++/CLI
    • WinForms, ASP.NET
  • C API

Start Coding With LEADTOOLS VP8 Video Codec


Multimedia libraries for Windows development in C, C++, C#, and VB.NET targeting DirectShow and Media Foundation frameworks.

Download LEADTOOLS Libraries