tl;dr: dav1d is getting even faster
If you want a quick summary of this post, about our AV1 decoder:
- dav1d is still ready for production, and getting used more and more,
- dav1d has a speed gain of 12% on ARM64 mobile CPUs,
- a gain of 22%-40% on SSSE3 processors
- and another gain of 4-7% on AVX-2 processors, which was already quite fast.
Read the following for more details...