Latest Patent covers enhancement of color saturation for improving video quality in multi-format video transcoder

December 16, 2013. San Mateo, CA. Ipera Technology, provider of the industry leading multi-format HD/SD video transcoders – Pixel Xtream® 3 announced the issuance of a new patent by the US Patent Office of a patent.

The patent, U.S. Patent No. 8,570,341 B1, is for a METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ENHANCING COLOR SATURATION.

“We are excited about the issuance of our 7th patent covering video enhancement technologies, transcoding techniques, and efficient computing transcoding architectures,” said Johnson Yan, COO of Ipera. “We believe these patented technologies are important for a unique, innovative, and differentiated video transcoder product. Ipera will continue to invest in patenting our unique technologies. We currently have seven granted patents and numerous pending applications. These patented technologies have been incorporated into our Pixel Xtream multi-format video transcoder products. We believe these patented technologies will allow us to provide to our valued customers with the best video quality, and the most robust and streamlined video production workflow.”

Ipera Technology’s other issue patents covers the following technologies:

  • Allocation of Resources for Processing Video
  • Processing Videos and Images to a Determined Quality Level
  • Efficiently Enhancing Videos and Images
  • Transcoding with Video Quality Enhancement

Pixel Xtream 3 was designed from the ground up with proprietary, patented video quality enhancement algorithms and superior pipelined architecture to reach new levels of quality and speed. The algorithms perform the highest quality de-interlacing and scaling, in addition to removing noises, distortions, and artifacts. Video quality is further boosted at all bit rates with sharper contrast, improved brightness, more vibrant colors, and sharper details. Pixel Xtream also preserves the metadata including closed caption information between formats. Additionally, it supports unlimited watch folders and XML-based API integration.

About Ipera Technology, Inc.
Headquartered in San Mateo, Calif., Ipera Technology, Inc. leverages its patent-pending video enhancement technology to deliver extremely efficient solutions that improve the video quality of a broad range of broadcast and online video products. Ipera Technology was selected as one of the top 100 streaming media companies. For more information, visit

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