is video codec
developed by On2 Technologies as a successor to earlier efforts such as VP3
and VP5. The VP6 codec has been used in products for broadcasting in the field, such as with BBC
reporters and QuickLink software. It has also been chosen as a codec for China's Enhanced Versatile Disk
, which is a competitor to DVD
-based company E-World will be the exclusive reseller of the EVD VP6 technology in China
, with On2 Technologies earning royalty payments of about $2 USD per player.
See also: Ogg Theora