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FFMPEG vs GStreamer: What are the differences?

Developers describe FFMPEG as "The universal multimedia toolkit". The universal multimedia toolkit. On the other hand, GStreamer is detailed as "Open source multimedia framework". GStreamer is a library for constructing graphs of media-handling components. The applications it supports range from simple Ogg/Vorbis playback, audio/video streaming to complex audio (mixing) and video (non-linear editing) processing.

FFMPEG and GStreamer can be categorized as "Image Processing and Management" tools.

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What is FFMPEG?

The universal multimedia toolkit.

What is GStreamer?

It is a library for constructing graphs of media-handling components. The applications it supports range from simple Ogg/Vorbis playback, audio/video streaming to complex audio (mixing) and video (non-linear editing) processing.

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What are some alternatives to FFMPEG and GStreamer?
OpenCV
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Cloudinary
Cloudinary is a cloud-based service that streamlines websites and mobile applications' entire image and video management needs - uploads, storage, administration, manipulations, and delivery.
imgix
imgix is a real-time image processing service and CDN. Resize, crop, and edit images simply by changing their URLs.
scikit-image
scikit-image is a collection of algorithms for image processing.
ImageMagick
It is a free and open-source software suite for displaying, converting, and editing raster image and vector image files. It can read and write images in a variety of formats (over 200) including PNG, JPEG, GIF, HEIC, TIFF, DPX, EXR, WebP, Postscript, PDF, and SVG.
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