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HandBrake is an open-source, GPL-licensed, multiplatform, multithreaded DVD to MPEG-4 SUPER Video converter for Mac OS X or Linux or Windows systems!

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HandBrake is an open-source, GPL-licensed, multiplatform, multithreaded video transcoder.


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HandBrake is an open-source, GPL-licensed, multiplatform, multithreaded video transcoder.


Supported Input Sources:
Handbrake can process most common multimedia files and any DVD or Bluray sources that do not contain any kind of copy protection. (Including the problematic conversion from MPG2 to MOV on Apple Systems {Use the X264 Codec at 1500 to 2000 Kbps bandwidth for best results})


Outputs:
    File Containers: MP4(M4V) and MKV
    Video Encoders: H.264(x264), MPEG-4 and MPEG-2 (libav), or Theora(libtheora)
    Audio Encoders: AAC, CoreAudio AAC/HE-AAC (OS X Only), MP3, Flac, AC3, or Vorbis.
    Audio Passthru: AC-3, DTS, DTS-HD, AAC and MP3 tracks

Misc features:
    Title / Chapter selection
    Queue up multiple encodes
    Chapter Markers
    Subtitles (VobSub, Closed Captions CEA-608, SSA, SRT)
    Constant Quality or Average Bitrate Video Encoding
    Support for VFR, CFR and VFR
    Video Filters: Deinterlacing, Decomb, Detelecine, Deblock, Grayscale, Cropping and scaling
    Live Video Preivew
    Built-in presets for common devices

See the user guide for specific details of what is supported and what is not for each feature listed.

License
All of HandBrake's source code is covered by the GNU General Public License, version 2. A copy of which is included with every release in the COPYING file.

Credits
HandBrake uses a lot of (L)GPL or BSD licensed libraries: A list of these is available on the web page.

Thank their authors!

http://sourceforge.net/projects/handbrake
Or
http://handbrake.fr/



Categories: Audio Video - DVD Ripper - MPEG4 conversion - Linux - Mac X - Windows - Video Converter
« Last Edit: February 05, 2013, 12:35:51 PM by Software Santa »

 

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