Netflix begins streaming in AV1 on Android

announced this week that it has started to stream titles in AV1 on Android in what could significantly help the two-year-old media codec gain wider adoption. The world’s biggest streaming giant said on Wednesday that by switching from VP9 — which it previously used on Android — to AV1, its compression efficiency has gone up by 20%.

Link: Netflix begins streaming in AV1 on Android
via techcrunch.com

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