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Windows Media Encoder Alternatives

Windows Media Encoder is described as '9 Series is a powerful tool for content producers who want to take advantage of the many innovations' and is an app in the video & movies category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Windows Media Encoder for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and iPad. The best alternative is FFmpeg, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Windows Media Encoder are XMedia Recode, VidCoder, Freemake Video Converter and Adobe Media Encoder.

Windows Media Encoder alternatives are mainly Video Converters but may also be Audio Converters or Video Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Windows Media Encoder.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Windows Media Encoder 9 Series is a powerful tool for content producers who want to take advantage of the many innovations.

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  1. FFmpeg icon

    FFmpeg is the leading multimedia framework, able to decode, encode, transcode, mux, demux, stream, filter and play pretty much anything that humans and machines have created. It supports the most obscure ancient formats up to the cutting edge.

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  2. XMedia Recode can convert nearly all popular audio and video formats including 3GP, 3GPP, 3GPP2, AAC, AC3, AMR, ASF, AVI, AVISynth, DVD, FLAC, FLV, H.261, H.263, H.

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    VidCoder

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Windows S

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

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  4. 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.

    Bundleware

    The installer contains OpenCandy. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

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  5. 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.

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  6. Wondershare UniConverter is an all-in-one DVD & Video converter tool and DVD burner for assisting you to convert videos/audios among formats like AVI, WMV, MP4, MKV, FLV, 3GP, MPG etc.

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  7. MediaCoder is a free universal batch media transcoder, which nicely integrates most popular audio/video codecs and tools into an all-in-one solution. With a flexible and extendable architecture, new codecs and tools are added in constantly as well as supports for new devices.

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    Cyberlink PowerDirector

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    PowerDirector is an video authoring and editing applications for the home/casual user. It has a robust feature set including timeline, many transistion/text effects, PiP, and much more.

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    ffWorks

    • Mac

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

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  10. AnvSoft Any Video Converter is the most renowned video converter for converting video files between various formats, with fast converting speed and excellent video quality.

    Warning

    Pay attention and uncheck SpyHunter (unsafe) under "custom installation" during the software update.

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