- Pentium II/Athlon (32-bit), Athlon 64 (64-bit) processor or higher
- Windows XP 32/64-bit or newer
Current official release
Please note: The 64-bit version requires a 64-bit-capable media player. If in doubt, the 32-bit release is recommended instead.
Latest SVN builds
Bleeding edge SVN builds are usually released once or twice per week. They contain the latest features, updates, and sometimes even bugs. There are different versions available:
- SVN - 32-bit - generic relatively stable, not fully tested
- SVN - 64-bit relatively stable, not fully tested, requires 64-bit media player
- View SVN changelog shows the latest changes/commits to the source code
The FAQ goes into detail regarding the differences and covers topics like stability, performance, and optimizations.
News2013-01-06ffdshow 1.3.4500This is a small update to the 1.2.4422 release. The Intel QuickSync decoder has been updated and a few subtitle bugs have been fixed. 2012-04-09ffdshow 1.2.4422Highlights of this release:
- New Intel QuickSync decoder
- Multi-threaded decoding for H.264, MPEG-1/2, FFV1, and DV video
- Support for H.264 10-bit decoding