- convert (language or information) from one form of coded representation to another.When you are trascoding, you are tranfering analogue to analogue. You can also transcode from digital to digital.
Transcoding is the ability to adapt digital files so that content can be viewed on different playback devices. Working like an interpreter, a transcoder translates files to a suitable format for the end user.The process of converting a media file or object from one format to another. Transcoding is often used to convert video formatsIt can be the transfer of extremely high resolution and reformatting it to be streamed instantly on Netflix