AV1 video format
AV1 (AOMedia Video 1) is a royalty-free video format by the Alliance for Open Media, meant to succeed its predecessor VP9 and compete with the [HEVC/H.265](/hevc) format.
AVIF image format
A modern image format based on the [AV1 video format](/av1). AVIF generally has better compression than [WebP](/webp), JPEG, PNG and GIF and is designed to supersede them. AVIF competes with [JPEG XL](/jpegxl) which has similar compression quality and is generally seen as more feature-rich than AVIF.
HEVC/H.265 video format
The High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) compression standard is a video compression format intended to succeed H.264
MPEG-4/H.264 video format
Commonly used video compression format.
Ogg/Theora video format
Free lossy video compression format.
WebM video format
Multimedia format designed to provide a royalty-free, high-quality open video compression format for use with HTML5 video. WebM supports the video codec VP8 and VP9.
WebP image format
Image format (based on the VP8 video format) that supports lossy and lossless compression, as well as animation and alpha transparency. WebP generally has better compression than JPEG, PNG and GIF and is designed to supersede them. [AVIF](/avif) and [JPEG XL](/jpegxl) are designed to supersede WebP.
WebVTT - Web Video Text Tracks
Format for marking up text captions for multimedia resources.
videoframe api: format