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Coconut Alternatives

Coconut is described as '- Outsource video transcoding for Web, Mobile and TV projects with just a few lines of code' and is an app in the video & movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Coconut for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Online / Web-based, Linux and Android. The best alternative is HandBrake, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Coconut are Shutter Encoder, Freemake Video Converter, Elegant Converter and Video Converter Expert.

Coconut alternatives are mainly Video Converters but may also be Audio Converters or Live Streaming Tools and Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Coconut.
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  • Online
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  • .NET Framework
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Coconut - Outsource video transcoding for Web, Mobile and TV projects with just a few lines of code.

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  1. HandBrake icon


    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Xfce
    183 alternatives to HandBrake 

    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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    1.  Ad-freeHandBrake doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    2.  Dark ModeHandBrake supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    3.  Support for scriptingHandBrake supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    4.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in HandBrake without registration.
    5.  Command line interfaceHandBrake either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    Main UI (Windows)
    Transcoding a Bluray rip: before and after
  2. Shutter Encoder icon

    Shutter Encoder

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    171 alternatives to Shutter Encoder 

    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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    1.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Shutter Encoder without registration.
    2.  LightweightShutter Encoder consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  PortableShutter Encoder can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.

  3. Freemake Video Converter icon

    Freemake Video Converter

    • Windows
    326 alternatives to Freemake Video Converter 

    Freemake Video Converter is video converter that lets convert videos to avi, wmv, mp4 (iPhone, iPod, iPad, PSP, xBox), 3gp, rip dvd, extract mp3, burn DVD and Bluray, create photo slideshow and audio visualization, cut, join, rotate and upload videos, photos and music to YouTube.


    The installer contains OpenCandy. Be careful during the installation:

    Main Window
  4. Elegant Converter icon

    Elegant Converter

    194 alternatives to Elegant Converter 

    Elegant Converter is a native macOS app that helps quickly convert multiple audio and videos files to many formats.

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  5. Video Converter Expert icon

    Video Converter Expert

    191 alternatives to Video Converter Expert 

    Do you want to convert video files for free ? Do you want a versatile video converter that can handle almost all video formats and has many output formats and output profiles for Android, Iphone, Ipod, PSP, XBOX, DVD e.t.c.?ry Video Convert Expert.

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  6. MediaMachine icon


    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    6 alternatives to MediaMachine 

    Engage users and boost your brand with Intelligent Video Thumbnail generation, NLP-like Video Summarization, and a rock-solid Video Transcoding pipeline.

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  7. DVDFab Video Converter icon

    DVDFab Video Converter

    • Mac
    • Windows
    146 alternatives to DVDFab Video Converter 

    DVDFab Video Converter is the most full-featured and powerful video converter that can read almost all the popular video formats from the Internet, digital camcorders, capture cards, etc., and convert these videos on your PC to all mainstream video/audio formats playable on...

  8. Zencoder icon


    • Online
    16 alternatives to Zencoder 

    Audio and video encoding/transcoding software as a service. Convert videos online into web and mobile formats using our cloud encoding API.

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    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple TV
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    Live streaming & video on demand service provider. has no features, suggest some!
  10. Amazon Elastic Transcoder icon

    Amazon Elastic Transcoder

    • Online
    6 alternatives to Amazon Elastic Transcoder 

    Amazon Elastic Transcoder is media transcoding in the cloud. It is designed to be a highly scalable, easy to use and a cost effective way for developers and businesses to convert (or “transcode”) media files from their source format into versions that will playback on devices...

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