The GPEG2 codec is a real-time MPEG-2 encoder that harnesses the computing power of graphic processors(GPU's) available today. It accelerates video and image encoding to encode at incredible frame rates.
Compression is realized on the GPU and decompression on CPU using approved technologies.
GPEG2 video codec is a video compressor / decompressor that registers into Windows multimedia drivers and integrates with any application using Directshow( Virtualdub, Adobe Premiere, etc.). Existing video players, such as Windows Media Player, Media Player Classic, can use this codec to play MPEG-2 streams.