MainConcept is a trusted provider of superior quality codecs, relied upon by iconic brands globally for over 25 years. We help companies in broadcast, production, medical imaging, security and gaming to save time, reduce cost, minimize risk, and future proof their video workflows by always pushing the bounds of new codec technology. 

With dedicated support by some of the industry’s most brilliant engineers, MainConcept is here to help solve your biggest challenges at a moment’s notice. 

MainConcept Codecs: The most comprehensive library of video and multimedia codecs available. From ingest, decoding and encoding, transcoding, livestreaming and multiplexing, MainConcept delivers unrivaled quality, performance and reliability. With vast support for leading formats, each SDK comes with the customer support that has earned MainConcept its professional reputation. 

MainConcept HEVC/H.265: Arguably the best codec SDK available, MainConcept offers peak performance and reliability from HEVC. Lower bitrate, and higher quality is made even stronger using MainConcept HEVC hybrid GPU acceleration. Combine the power of NVIDIA RTX graphics engine with quality and control of MainConcept encoding software.

MainConcept AVC/H.264: This ultra-flexible SDK offers robust operation for OTT and broadcast, as well as pre-configured encoding templates. With support for 4K and 8K, and optional hardware-based encoding using MainConcept’s renowned API, there’s no better choice for today’s content professionals. 

MainConcept 2GO Smart Containers: For those who just want a ready-to-use codec without the programming headaches, MainConcept 2GO Smart Containers is the perfect solution. We’ve bundled our best HEVC, AVC, or OTT Live Encoding technology into single ‘plug-n-play’ containers for fast and scalable use.

Custom Professional Services: Want more help integrating our codecs? Simply in need of faster development? The experts at MainConcept offer 60 days of free integration support. If you need additional services, we are here to help with whatever you need to build your professional application.