Cinelerra Alternatives for Windows

    Cinelerra is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is Kdenlive, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Cinelerra and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Cinelerra are Shotcut (Free, Open Source), Avidemux (Free, Open Source), DaVinci Resolve (Freemium) and OpenShot (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 4, 2021

    1. Kdenlive is a non linear video editor. It is based on the MLT framework and accepts many audio and video formats, allows you to add effects, transitions and render into the format of your choice.
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    2. Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform, non-linear video editor.
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    3. Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs. Tasks can be automated using projects, job queue and powerful scripting.
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      Avidemux vs Cinelerra opinions
      Some users think Avidemux is a great alternative to Cinelerra, some don't.
      Avidemux is a very basic editor.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

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      It has not as much features, but is an alternate.
      Positive comment about 6 years ago

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    4. DaVinci Resolve combines the world’s most advanced color corrector with professional multi-track editing, so now you can edit, color correct, finish and deliver all from one system!.
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    5. We designed OpenShot Video Editor to be an easy to use, quick to learn, and surprisingly powerful video editor. Take a quick look at some of our most popular features and capabilities.
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      Most users think OpenShot is a great alternative to Cinelerra.


    6. Edit video faster than ever before with the powerful, more connected Adobe Premiere® Pro CC. Dozens of brand-new features include a redesigned timeline, improved media management, and streamlined color grading.
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      This alternative is disputed. Adobe Premiere Pro is still a legitimate alternative to Cinelerra, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
    7. Olive is a free non-linear video editor aiming to provide a fully-featured alternative to high-end professional video editing software.
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    8. VirtualDub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit and 64-bit Windows platforms (98/ME/NT4/2000/XP/Vista/7), licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL).

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 1.10.4.35491, released on October 27, 2013, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    9. Lightworks is an editing powerhouse, delivering unparalleled speed and flexibility, fully integrated with the other members of the Complete Collaboration family.
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      Most users think Lightworks is a great alternative to Cinelerra.
    10. VEGAS Pro leverages the power of Artificial Intelligence to bring your video production two steps ahead.
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