Software Codecs

Cidana offers software codecs that allow the user to play, record, and edit multimedia content on their mobile device. These codec solutions have a unified interface and can be easily integrated by the ODM and OEM customers within their own applications or within an existing DirectShow, GStreamer, or OpenMAX framework. Cidana's customers can have confidence in the stability, efficiency, and reliability of their media playback.

Key Features

  • Video: MPEG4, H.265, H.264, H.263, WMV, Real Video, MPEG2/MPEG1, FLV, MJPEG, VP6/VP8, AVS, AVS+, AV1.
  • Audio: MPEG1/MPEG2, Vorbis, AAC/AAC+/AAC++, WMA, FLAC, Real Audio, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AMR-WB+, MIDI, IMA-ADPCM.
  • Speech: GSM/AMR, G.711, G.723.1, G.726, G.729.
  • System: ASF, MOV, 3GP, 3GP2, MP4, AVI, MPEG2/VOB.
  • Image: PNG, JPEG, GIF, BMP, TIFF.
  • DirectShow, GStreamer, OpenCore, OpenMAX component integration.


  • OS: Android, Linux, iOS, OS21, QNX, Windows.
  • Processor: ARM based ST, Renesas, Freescale, CSR, TI, Samsung, Qualcomm, x86 etc.