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 to encode and decode 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
  • .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.

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LEADTOOLS SDK Products that Include Vorbis Audio Codec

LEADTOOLS Multimedia v20

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

LEADTOOLS Multimedia Suite v20

The LEADTOOLS Multimedia Suite SDK is a comprehensive collection of multimedia development technology that provides developers with everything they need to create enterprise-level multimedia applications for a wide variety of industries, including defense, broadcast, security, and more. By bundling features from the Multimedia SDK, DVD Module, Streaming Module, MPEG-2 Transport Module, Imaging Pro SDK, and Distributed Computing SDK, Multimedia Suite offers a tremendous value for the world-class technology it provides.

NOTE: The LEADTOOLS Vorbis Audio codec is free for personal use and may be obtained by downloading the LEADTOOLS Multimedia SDK evaluation. For information on using the LEADTOOLS Vorbis Audio codec in non-personal applications, contact