Constant Quality and 2-pass encoding

Jun 27, 2015 at 5:16 AM
Why is there no option for 2-pass encoding when using constant quality?
Coordinator
Jun 28, 2015 at 2:15 AM
Because the two are fundamentally incompatible. Constant Quality doesn't need to know what the whole video will be like since it just targets a specific quality, so it doesn't need a first pass.