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lossless compression

Telemedicine A data compression format that allows both efficient transmission and accurate decompression/expansion at the receiving end. See Data compression, Telemedicine; Cf Codec, Lossy compression, Modem, T-1.
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State-of-the-Art Compression Ratios: The compression achieved by lossless codecs depends greatly on the audio content.
A significant technologic achievement, Media 100's new lossless codec enables users to maintain superior image quality with extremely high data efficiencies throughout the entire digital media workflow, including data acquisition, editing, designing effects and delivering to multiple broadcast mediums, including the Internet.
Providing the lossless codec in Media 100 i drives that message home," said Charlie Mascari, senior product manager for Media 100.
All major codecs, including MP3, MP3 Surround, AAC-LC and HE-AAC are supported, as are lossless codecs such as MP3-HD and HD-AAC.
Lossless codecs typically produce around 2:1 compression for color images with moderately complex scenes.
The A3's bright, widescreen color LCD is perfect for enjoying movies on the go - and its audiophile-quality digital audio player works with all popular audio formats and high-definition lossy and lossless codecs.
As storage becomes cheaper and bandwidth becomes greater, lossless codecs will become the norm.