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Simple x264 Launcher Alternatives

Simple x264 Launcher is described as 'Simple x264/x265 Launcher is a Video Converter & lightweight GUI front-end for the x264 H.264/AVC as well as the x265 H.265/HEVC encoder, based on the Qt toolkit' and is an app. There are more than 25 alternatives to Simple x264 Launcher 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 Simple x264 Launcher are File Converter, MakeMKV, Format Factory and Shutter Encoder.

Simple x264 Launcher alternatives are mainly Video Converters but may also be DVD Rippers or Audio Converters. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Simple x264 Launcher.
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Simple x264/x265 Launcher is a Video Converter & lightweight GUI front-end for the x264 H.264/AVC as well as the x265...

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  1. HandBrake icon

    HandBrake

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Xfce
    173 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.
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    Transcoding a Bluray rip: before and after
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    File Converter

    • Windows
    • Windows Explorer
    251 alternatives to File Converter 

    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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    1.  Windows Explorer ExtensionFile Converter can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
    2.  PortableFile Converter can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Works OfflineFile Converter can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    Discontinued

    The last version (1.2.3) was released in 2017.

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    MakeMKV

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Kodi
    70 alternatives to MakeMKV 

    MakeMKV is a program designed for ripping DVD and Blu-Ray disc video. It works by decrypting proprietary discs to transfer codecs from the formats VOB and M2TS into MKV, preserving the necessary data without doing any lossy codec conversion.

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    Format Factory

    • Windows
    266 alternatives to Format Factory 

    Format Factory is a multifunctional media converter and DVD ripper. Its features include:

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    Main user interface for version 4.0.0
    "Convert to MP4" window when the "MP4" button on the side is chosen. (Version 5.2.1)
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    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.
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    VidCoder

    • Windows
    • Windows S
    114 alternatives to VidCoder 

    VidCoder is a DVD/Blu-ray ripping and video transcoding application for Windows. It uses HandBrake as its encoding engine.

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    StaxRip

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    75 alternatives to StaxRip 

    StaxRip is a video encoding app for Windows with a unrivaled feature set and usability.

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    1.  PortableStaxRip can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    DivX

    • Mac
    • Windows
    334 alternatives to DivX 

    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.

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    MeGUI

    • Windows
    93 alternatives to MeGUI 

    MeGUI is a video conversion application, which was primarily designed to be a DVD ripper, but is capable of many transcoding tasks. It is essentially a frontend for many free tools, but also includes a number of utilities to enhance the conversion process.

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    First screen when launched. This is where you select your inputs and configure encoding settings.
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    MEncoder

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Haiku
    • MPlayer
    147 alternatives to MEncoder 

    MEncoder is a free command line video decoding, encoding and filtering tool released under the GNU General Public License. It is a sibling of MPlayer , and can convert all the formats that MPlayer understands into a variety of compressed and...

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    1.  Command line interfaceMEncoder either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    2.  PortableMEncoder can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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