The mpegable DS decoder has not been developed anymore since 2004 and support and distribution of this codec were discontinued.
Nowadays, the mpegable DS decoder can still be a good choice only if you are using and older computer and you cannot update your operating system and software.
The last version of the mpegable DS decoder was 2.1.4 and it was improved with DivX support while several bugs have been fixed as well.
Besides 3GP and H.263 decoding, mpegable DS decoder also performs AMR decoding.
Other features of the decoder include:
- AAC audio support, AMR-NB (narrow band) and AMR-WB (wide band) audio support, H.263 video conformity, MJPEG-4 video conformity (ISO/IEC 14496-2) and real-time decoding to CCIR (720 x 576) resolution for Pentium III or Athlon processors without needing additional hardware.
By installing the mpegable DS decoder to your computer, you will enjoy full support for decoding MJPEG-4 and 3GPP audio and video streams no matter what DirectShow-compliant media player you prefer.