[mythtv-users] HD Compression Artifacts

Stroller linux.luser at myrealbox.com
Fri Mar 23 13:50:10 UTC 2007

On 23 Mar 2007, at 02:19, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 03/22/2007 07:50 PM, John Goerzen wrote:
>> ...
>> Is this an inherent problem with HD?  Or perhaps something  
>> specific to
>> how CBS is airing the NCAA games?
> I don't think what you're seeing are MPEG compression artifacts.  I
> think it's called "profit maximization."  It seems many networks are
> using too-low bitrates (= less bandwidth) for the shows they broadcast
> ...

Um, isn't this a case where MPEG compression artefacts are a result  
of the low bitrates?


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