Download Encoding - Best Software & Apps

  • MP3Gain

    1.4.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    MP3Gain - Free volume balancing

    8
    73 votes
    • PROS: Free and very lightweight, simple to use volume normalisation program, Completely lossless volume normalisation due to not altering mp3 encoding,
    • CONS: Program was last updated in 2009 and sadly looks abandoned, Stored volume analysis tags can sometimes conflict with mp3 players
  • ImTranslator

    Firefox add-on 4.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Online translation between 1640 languages

    7
    17 votes
    • PROS: Good language selection, Virtual keyboard for special characters, Support for Russian encoding
    • CONS: Translator features are not built in to program, Lots of ads, Slow
  • AnyMP4 4K Converter

    6.0.52

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Convert 4K video to 1080p, MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV and convert any video to 4K UHD video with HEVC/H.265 and VP9 encoding.

    8
    17 votes
    • Encoding Decoding Free

      3.4.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Encode and decode any type of file!

      5
      33 votes
      • Power Screen Recorder

        1.1_

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        record your screen desktop into avi flv movie

        4
        30 votes
        • iSquint

          1.5.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Convert videos to iPod or PSP

          5
          33 votes
          • PROS: Fast and clean conversion, Add to iTunes, Includes advanced settings, H.264 encoding
          • CONS: Nag to switch to VisualHub, Sound conversion isn't always great
        • LAME (Lame Ain't an MP3 Encoder)

          3.98.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Educational tool for learning about MP3 encoding

          7
          5 votes
          • Handbrake preset for PlayStation Vita

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows
            Mac

            Format videos for PlayStation Vita

            6
            19 votes
            • PROS: Easy to use, Correct encoding options
            • CONS: Handbrake not always accurate
          • CSV Editor Pro

            3.0.16

            License
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            Platform
            Mac
            Windows

            CSV Editor Pro - Excellent CSV editing tool with text encoding detect automatically

            0
            1 vote
            • Encoding Master

              1.61

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac

              Manage text encodings

              6
              4 votes
              • RipBot264

                1.17.0

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Encoding app for people who like to keep things simple

                8
                8 votes
                • PROS: No frills, Low resource, Several encoding profiles, Batch conversions, Auto shutdown
                • CONS: Buggy interface, No extras
              • "MP3-DJ"

                10.8.0

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                MP3-Player, Mixer, Encoding, Decoding, IDV2-Tag...

                7
                6 votes
                • Episode Encoder

                  Episode 6.5

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Mac

                  Professional video compression and encoding app

                  6
                  5 votes
                  • PROS: Clear easy to use interface, Supports almost any format, Extremely fast encoding
                  • CONS: Limited trial encoding time not enough, Expensive to upgrade
                • Sorenson Squeeze

                  6.0.0

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Compress QuickTime, MPEG-4 and Flash for the web

                  6
                  18 votes
                  • PROS: Wide choice of presets and filters, Integration with social networking sites, Simple compression procedure, Slick interface, Fast encoding
                  • CONS: Lacks proper help guide, Creating custom presets unintuitive, Poor support, Expensive to upgrade
                • MPEG-VCR

                  3.14.7.1

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Chop up your MPEGs with this fast and easy tool

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                  No votes yet
                  • PROS: Enables fast scrubbing of videos, Quick frame skipping, No need for re-encoding
                  • CONS: Basic editing functions, Ugly user interface
                • RoadMovie

                  2.7.4

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Mac

                  Batch encoding beauty

                  5
                  5 votes
                  • PROS: Handles subtitles well, Simple batch encoding, Upload to internet
                  • CONS: Creating presets may be too technical for some users
                • Sorenson Squeeze

                  6.0.0

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Mac

                  Compress QuickTime, MPEG-4 and Flash for the Web

                  5
                  6 votes
                  • PROS: Wide choice of presets and filters, Integration with social networking sites, Simple compression procedure, Slick interface, Fast encoding
                  • CONS: Lacks proper help guide, Creating custom presets unintuitive, Poor support, Expensive to upgrade
                • wReplace

                  1.2

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Replace multiple text strings at the same time

                  0
                  1 vote
                  • PROS: Easy to use, Keeps history of replaced strings, Lets you fix text with different language encoding systems
                  • CONS: You can't copy and paste text from the main window to the replacement list
                • Clone2Go Video Converter

                  1.9.7

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Flexible and simple video file converter

                  5
                  11 votes
                  • PROS: Simple interface, Most formats supported, Good quality encoding
                  • CONS: Too basic for very advanced users
                • Base64 Tools

                  1.2.0

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Base64 Tools for Encoding/Decoding data.

                  7
                  16 votes
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