Cinemartin Hoid, First H265 for Smartphones & Tablets, Videos at 0.5% of Its Size with Same Quality

Cinemartin announces the release of Hoid, the first media & video player for android devices (smartphones, tablets) supporting HEVC H265, Prores and MXF videos, targetting playback / encoding & distribution of videos for mobile

Cinemartin announces the release of Hoid, the first media & video player for android powered devices (smartphones, tablets & htpc's) supporting HEVC H.265, Apple Prores and MXF videos, targetting playback / encoding and distribution of videos for mobile devices at the world smallest size /quality ratios.


Hoid is the first app. for Android that allows you to play files encoded in the new High Efficiency Video Coding format. It has been optimized for snapdragon 800, 801 and 805 series and latest Intel Atoms processors for Mobile, but it is compatible with older CPU/GPU models, supporting all Android devices from v3.0. IPhone and Windows Mobile versions are planned for later this year / fall 2014.

Hoid is a professional media and video player focused on high quality playbacks along with max. compatibility with all kind of video, multimedia and photo/graphics files.

Playback decoder capabilities allows playing videos in any container like mkv or mp4, mov, mts, etc .. with exceptional compressed / quality ratios like the ones produced by Cinec 3.X for a 20MB to 1MB file (from smartphone snapdragon video to h265) or from 219 MB to 2MB (h264 to h265),and even from 3.4GB to 2MB (SRMaster to h265) files. All of this using a h265 encoder like Cinec 3.X from Cinemartin

This cinema video player also features Apple Prores capable decoding, featuring Prores playback up to 4:2:2 and 10 bit, and almost any media capable format of these times. Hoid is now available for all Android versions from 3.0 and spots support for playing MXF files including Sony XAVC & XAVCs AVC videos, and sony-panasonic-jvc-canon AVCHD implementations.


Hoid supports the following video format/containers, including but not limited to:
avi, mov, mxf, mkv, mp4, mkv, wmv, wma, mpeg, mpg, flv, mp4, mp3, m4v, ts (transport stream), 3gp, ..


H.265 playback has been developed with enhancements of last processors instructions from intel SSE, TBB, Yasm and SIMD extensions as long as Snapdragon Krait 400+ / Adreno 330 GPU dynamic multithreading and expanded multimedia instructions, Open GL & Open CL.

H.265 videos produced with Cinemartin Cinec are about 10 to 0.5% weight of the original size, with almost the same quality at normal screens, and not perceptible differences on small to medium size displays . Until the release of the android h265 video converter encoder; professionals, cinematographers, vfx, post-production companies and more, can encode / convert to HEVC H.265 using Cinemartin Cinec, of which last version (3.X) produces *.hevc and *.mp4 H.265 videos compatible for playback in Android devices with Cinemartin Hoid.

Mercedes Benz CLS63 trailer has been encoded for delivery to h265 using Cinemartin software. A SR Master of 3.86GB was converted to AVC file h264 of 119 MB then to a 1.52 MB h265 ready for distribution on Website & mobile devices. Go to Cinemartin hoid website for more info.

*Hoid, as of 1 of June, 2014 is the first video & media player available for Android devices from 3.0+, released, that supports and it is able to play hevc h.265 files in .hevc or .mp4 / mkv extension files, supporting also playback of Apple Prores files and clips in mxf containers.