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  • MKVToolnix

    MKVToolnix is a set of tools to create, alter and inspect Matroska files under Linux, other Unices and Windows. They do for Matroska what the OGMtools do for the OGM...

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  • Adobe Media Encoder CC

    Adobe Media Encoder a stand-alone video encoding application that lets you encode audio and video in a variety of distribution formats. Top features in Adobe Media...

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  • MainConcept H.264/AVC

    The MainConcept AVC/H.264 Codec Packages offer fast encoding and decoding speeds in excellent quality for your products in all profiles and levels supported by the...

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  • Microsoft Expression Encoder

    Expression Encoder imports and encodes video files, produces live webcasts, enhances media with watermarks and advertising, and publishes with Silverlight. *...

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  • Subler

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  • x264

    x264 is a free software library for encoding video streams into the H.264/MPEG-4 AVC format. Encoder features 8x8 and 4x4 adaptive spatial transform ...

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  • Medialooks MFormats SDK

    MFormats SDK is a flexible video software development framework that provides true random access to video frames. .

    • MFormats SDK offers an easier API to many features of FFmpeg, plus some of its own. andrew_oJun 2016 Disagree   Agree

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  • Ubuntu Restricted Extras

    Ubuntu's commitment to only include completely free software by default means that proprietary media formats are not configured 'out of the box'. However...

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  • Encoding.com

    Encoding.com is a reliable and scalable video encoding web service. Encoding.com allows pay as you go access to massive encoding resources in a cloud computing...

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  • LEADTOOLS H.264

    The LEADTOOLS H.264 Codec is a state-of-the-art DirectShow filter and Media Foundation Transform for compressing and decompressing video data using H.264/AVC standard.

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FFmpeg Comments

Gold standard for video transcoding formats

Comment by Kagerjay
about FFmpeg · Jun 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

As title states. Its even used to transcode videos from images in space as well

Example:

https://www.reddit.com/r/space/comments/6evjn6/in_depth_flyby_of_jupiter/

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