MPEG-4 Advanced Codecs License Estimator
This calculator will estimate annual royalties for systems using open-standard audio and video codecs. Just choose your desired codecs and fill in the unit shipment values for products you produce or content you distribute. You can compare codec costs just by clicking on a different one.
Note that because of per-entity caps, when calculating the cost of an entire system, each manufacturer or content distributor's contribution should be entered seperately.
This page is self-contained and may be used off-line. Check here for the latest version. Of course, this calculator is not an official estimate of royalties - contact the licensing agents (listed below) for more information.
Please consult the following licensing agents for definitive terms and conditions of licensing:
MPEG-LA: MPEG-2, MPEG-4, AVC
Via Licensing: AAC, AAC-HE, AVC
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