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.