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Compressor Alternatives

Compressor is described as 'tightly integrates with Final Cut Pro to add custom output settings, distributed encoding, and extensive delivery features' and is an app in the video & movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Compressor for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and The best alternative is fre:ac, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Compressor are Freemake Video Converter, Adobe Media Encoder, dBpoweramp and LameXP.

Compressor alternatives are mainly Video Converters but may also be Audio Converters or CD Rippers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Compressor.
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  • Mac

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  1. fre:ac icon

    fre:ac is a free audio converter and CD ripper with support for various formats and codecs. It will convert between MP3, MP4/M4A, FLAC, Vorbis, Opus, AAC, WAV, WMA and other formats.

    Main window converting FLAC files to MP3
  2. 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

  3. Adobe Media Encoder is a standalone application handy for encoding audio and video in multiple formats. Furthermore, it can serve as a companion for other related applications such as Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro, Audition, Character Animator, and Prelude.

  4. dBpoweramp icon


    • Windows

    dBpoweramp contains a multitude of audio tools in one: CD Ripper, Music Converter, ID Tag Editor and Windows audio shell enhancements.

    CD Ripper
  5. LameXP icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    LameXP is an Audio Encoder Front-End, a graphical user-interface for a number of audio encoders. It was developed to support a huge number of input formats. File formats are detected reliably using MediaInfo.


  6. ffWorks icon


    • Mac

    ffWorks (formerly iFFmpeg) is a graphical front-end for FFmpeg , a command-line tool used to convert multimedia files between formats.

  7. DivX icon


    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    DivX doesn't need much of an introduction, as the product speaks for itself. A powerful player, converter and decoder, DivX offers you a handful of tools to assist you in your video playing and encoding endeavors.

  8. MPEG Streamclip icon

    MPEG Streamclip

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    MPEG Streamclip is a powerful free video converter, player, editor for Mac and Windows.

    MPEG Streamclip vs Compressor opinions
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    its video editor, not converter!

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  9. myFFmpeg icon


    • Windows

    myFFmpeg is a simple to use shell application which enables a large variety of users to benefit from the capabilities of the FFmpeg tool. The program offers a comprehensive interface which makes the usage of FFmpeg functions accessible for everyone.

  10. Voukoder icon


    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Voukoder is system wide video- and audio encoding service for Windows that improves your media encoding experience. It supports various encoders (both CPU and GPU based) and also provides a set of post processing filters.

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