Twitch incorporating Intel Quick Sync into its SDK for improved streaming efficiency

From Mike Futter:

"Quick Sync uses a built-in hardware encoder that can post up to 60 percent lower CPU utilization when compared with software solutions. Additionally, Twitch claims that high definition streaming should be improved using Quick Sync."

Info about Intel's Quick Sync here.

via gameinformer

Posted on September 9, 2013 and filed under News.