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As of August 2015, Aurora supports the following file formats. Please contact Tektronix for latest listing.

Container wrappers:

MXF (All OP, including AMWA defined AS, RDD-9, P2, SxS), Transport Stream, Elementary Stream, Program Stream/VOB, AVI, WMV/ASF, QuickTime/MOV, GXF, MP4, 3GPP, LXF, R3D, DPX, DXW, HLS, DASH, Smooth Streaming, IMF, and DCP (unencrypted).

Video codecs:

H.264 (AVC/AVC-Intra/XAVC), MPEG-2 (including XDCAM, IMX and D-10), ProRes, JPEG 2000, DNxHD (VC-3), Cineform (VC-5), VC-1 (and WMV), DV/DVCPro, Flash VP-6/7, RAW (Huffman, YUV, RGB, Blackmagic), EXR, DPX, RED, Canopus, and H.265 (HEVC).

Audio codecs:

PCM Audio (WAV/AES/BWF), AAC, HE-AAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (EAC-3), Dolby TrueHD (MLP), Dolby E, WMA Standard Pro, MPEG-2 (L1,2,3) and MPEG-1. Audio correction is available on constant bit rate codecs only.

Captions / subtitles / text:

CEA-608/CEA-708 in Line 21 video, ATSC 53, SCTE 20, SCTE 128 and SMPTE 436M; SMPTE Timed Text and variations, including DFXP; EBU Subtitles, including STL; SRT; SCC.