The LEAD Vorbis Audio Codec is a DirectShow filter to compress and decompress audio data encoded with the Vorbis compression algorithm. Vorbis is an audio compression method used to encode any audio data, which can be stored within AVI and Ogg files. Compared to MP3-compressed audio files, Vorbis encoding produces audio files that maintain a higher sound quality while reducing compressed size.
Overview of LEAD Vorbis Audio Codec Technology
- Full support for encoding and decoding Vorbis-compressed audio data
- Achieve higher compression than MP3 while maintaining the same audio playback quality
- Compress audio to Vorbis data streams within AVI and Ogg files
- Includes .NET (C# & VB) and C DLL libraries for 32 and 64-bit development
What is Vorbis?
Vorbis is an open and free audio compression project. It is frequently used in conjunction with the Ogg container and is referred to as Ogg Vorbis.