HEVC (H.265) Support - AWS Elemental Live

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HEVC (H.265) Support

HEVC is supported in the following variations.

Direction Chroma Sampling Bit Depth Profile/Format Level License Requirement
Input 4:2:0 8-bit and 10-bit Main, Main 10, Main 4:2:2 10 1.0-5.2 None
4:2:2 8-bit and 10-bit None
Output 4:2:0 8-bit and 10-bit For HEVC 4:2:0, request the HC license.
4:2:2 8-bit and 10-bit For HEVC 4:2:2, purchase the BCE license pack.