Cinec Alternatives

    Cinec is described as 'CINEC : The multi video encoder for Windows Transcode / encode videos fast, to high quality film & broadcast HD formats With Cinec, fast processing capabilities are featured -multiple cpu cores for encode- among highest quality Encode - transcode to prores on Windows' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Cinec for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and Windows Explorer. The best alternative is HandBrake, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Cinec are File Converter (Free, Open Source), Format Factory (Free), Adobe Media Encoder (Paid) and Shutter Encoder (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 21, 2020

    1. HandBrake is an open-source, multithreaded video transcoder – it compresses and converts digital media from one format to another. HandBrake can rip encrypted DVDs with libdvdcss (libdvdcss is installed with VLC media player on macOS, or AnyDVD/DVD 43 on Windows).
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    2. File Converter is a very simple tool which allows you to convert and compress one or several file(s) using the context menu in Windows Explorer.
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    3. Format Factory is a multifunctional media converter and DVD ripper.

      Bundleware

      Be careful during the installation: Forum

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    4. Adobe Media Encoder is a standalone video encoding application that lets users encode audio and video in a variety of distribution formats. It comes with Adobe’s main video editing applications, Adobe After Effects, and...
    5. Open source software without any restriction - converter all formats video|audio|image professionnals codecs and standards - swiss knife tool Windows and OSX.
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    6. QWinFF is a GUI for FFmpeg, a powerful command-line media converter. FFmpeg can read audio and video files in various formats and convert them into other formats.

      Discontinued

      The project is still developed as of 2018, but latest version, 0.2.1, dates back August 2015. It can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • MPlayer
      MEncoder is a free command line video decoding, encoding and filtering tool released under the GNU General Public License. It is a sibling of .
    7. Elegant Converter is a native macOS app that helps quickly convert multiple audio and videos files to many formats.
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    8. ffmpegX is a Mac OS X graphic user interface designed to easily operate more than 20 powerful Unix open-source video and audio processing tools including FFmpeg, the "hyper fast video and audio encoder".

      Discontinued

      Most recent update was in 2011.

    9. dmMediaConverter is a crossplatform FFmpeg frontend (GUI) exposing some of its features. It is intended to be simple and easy to use but also to be able to achieve complex tasks. I have inspired myself from a lot of media converters like Handbrake, WinFF and MkvMergeGui.
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