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AMWA AS-11 X1

AMWA AS-11 X1 is a specification designed for broadcasters commissioning UHD content. The specification constrains the available technical options for UHD deliveries, creating a high quality yet easily playable file, suitable for broadcast and OTT workflows.

Key features of AMWA AS-11 X1 include:

  • Long GOP AVC essence
  • MXF wrapped
  • BT.2100 HDR, supporting HLG and PQ(HDR10)
  • 25/50 fps
  • 4:2:2 colour sampling
  • Common XML Metadata

This specification was developed based on the requirements of DPP members and has already been adopted for deliveries to BBC iPlayer.

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