What does CODEC Stand for?

What does CODEC Abbreviation Stand for?

CODEC stands forĀ Coder-Decoder

What does CODEC Mean?

CODEC is usually a program or a device that helps to transmit data faster by compressing and decompressing it. This is the reason it has been named CODEC in short.

If you have used any video or audio converter application, you must have seen CODEC option. So that’s what it is.