Meaning : Variable Bit Rate
Category : Computers
Sub Category : Encoding
What does VBR mean or stand for ?
VBR is an encoding method for audio and video files that need to be transmitted over the Internet.This is known as variable bit rate and it is used for larger files that require more data for storage as compared to a CBR – Constant bit rate for smaller files.On average,media files run into hundreds of mega bytes at-least and this is why a VBR is required for encoding it and compressing it.