ISO/IEC 23094-3:2022
ISO/IEC 23094-3:2022



This document[1] specifies a set of tests and procedures designed to verify whether bitstreams and decoders meet normative requirements specified in ISO/IEC 23094-2.

An encoder can claim conformance to ISO/IEC 23094-2 if the bitstreams that it generates are conforming bitstreams. Characteristics of coded bitstreams and decoders are defined in ISO/IEC 23094-2. Decoder characteristics define the properties and capabilities of the applied decoding process. The capabilities of a decoder specify which bitstreams the decoder can decode and reconstruct. A bitstream can be decoded by a decoder if the characteristics of the bitstream are within the specified decoder capabilities.


[1] This document includes an electronic attachment containing the conformance bitstreams identified within the text and the reference software. The electronic attachment is available at the following link:

General information 

  •  :  Published
     : 2022-09
  •  : 1
     : 27
  •  : ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 29 Coding of audio, picture, multimedia and hypermedia information
  •  :
    35.040.40 Coding of audio, video, multimedia and hypermedia information

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