Download Multimedia Preview - Best Software & Apps

  • RIOT

    0.4.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Web Apps

    Reduce photo size without losing any quality

    7
    49 votes
    • PROS:Excellent compression results, Works with many different graphic formats, You can preview results in real time
    • CONS:Doesn't prompt you to save before closing the app
  • Google Play Music

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Access music offline or streaming online

    6
    57 votes
    • PROS:Easy to use, Simple setup, Offline and online usability
    • CONS:Requires data connection for best use, Will import artist even if already on device
  • Adobe Camera Raw

    7.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Open and edit RAW images in Photoshop

    7
    302 votes
    • PROS:Compatible with all RAW formats, Includes many editing tools, Real-time preview, Support for snapshots and custom presets
    • CONS:Requires Photoshop CS5
  • Nero Wave Editor

    14.0.0050

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Simple but Powerful Audio Recorder and Editor

    6
    85 votes
    • PROS:Simple but powerful audio recording and editing, Non-destructive editing with full preview and undo features, Compatible with all major audio file formats,
    • CONS:Limited feature set compared to some competitors, Software details hard to find on the developer's site raising doubts about future development and support,
  • Raw Therapee

    4.2.905

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free, easy editor for RAW images

    6
    113 votes
    • PROS:Easy to use, Lots of adjustments, You can create snapshots as you change settings, Real time preview, Support for many formats
    • CONS:No documentation, No automated mode for many settings
  • Easy Poster Printer

    6.5.0.0

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Create huge posters from your photos in two easy steps

    7
    64 votes
    • PROS:Easy to use, Creates posters up to 20x20 meters, Print preview
    • CONS:Requires high-res images, Be careful with your ink expenses
  • Power MP3 Cutter Joiner

    1.12

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Cut and join your audio

    6
    143 votes
    • PROS:Easy to use, Preview your files, Rename files within the program
    • CONS:Only cuts and merges - no editing
  • Easy Video Splitter

    2.01

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Easy video splitter software

    7
    15 votes
    • PROS:Very simple, Preview window, Manual or automatic splitting
    • CONS:Not advanced enough to warrant registration
  • Kindle Previewer

    2.94

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Preview your Kindle-formatted ebook

    5
    3 votes
    • PROS:Preview your Kindle-formatted ebook before publishing, Renders previews for devices and apps
    • CONS:Only designed for Kindle
  • Adobe Muse

    CC 2014.2

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Create websites without writing code

    6
    120 votes
    • PROS:Easy to use, just like a word processor, Check the website's structure at a glance, Preview and publish the website right from the program
    • CONS:Good for simple, static websites
  • Windows Phone 7 Connector

    For Mac Beta 0.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Connect a Windows Phone to a Mac

    6
    75 votes
    • PROS:Straightforward to use, Clear file preview panels, Import multimedia to your Mac from the phone
    • CONS:Lacks support for device application management
  • Pixlr-o-matic

    2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    Web Apps
    iPhone

    Beautiful photos in only 3 steps

    7
    491 votes
    • PROS:Looks great, Easy to apply effects, Share on imm.io or save in .jpg
    • CONS:No options for customizing effects, Only saves to .jpg
  • SmillaEnlarger

    0.9.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Enlarge photos without losing quality

    5
    87 votes
    • PROS:Preview window to check results, Doesn't overwrite the original file, Powerful algorithm with customizable settings
    • CONS:Not as intuitive as it could be, You probably need to play with sliders a bit before obtaining a good result
  • Movavi Video Converter

    17.2.1

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Easily convert videos from one format to another

    7
    69 votes
    • PROS:Attractive interface, Handy editor with basic editing tools, Converts multiple formats quickly
    • CONS:Help is only available online or as a separate download
  • Caesium

    0.1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Compress your photos without quality loss

    8
    12 votes
    • PROS:Compresses images by up to 90% without quality loss, Works with multiple images at the same time, Can apply a different compression to each photo, Preview images to check results
    • CONS:No zoom in image preview
  • Save-o-gram Instagram Downloader

    3.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Save and view Instagram photos

    7
    82 votes
    • PROS:Saves original sized photos, Easily searchable,
    • CONS:Pay to use, Not for Mac
  • ArcSoft Print Creations 3

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Complete photo printing solution

    7
    10 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to use, Loads of different projects and templates, Lets you preview results at all times, Includes basic photo editing tools
    • CONS:You have to download all the templates
  • BorderMaker

    4.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Add a border, watermark and other effects to multiple images at once

    4
    11 votes
    • PROS:Works with entire image folders, Preview changes in real time, Can upload the images to an FTP server
    • CONS:Confusing interface, Not many editing tools included
  • Reshade

    1.41

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Enlarge images without losing edge clarity

    7
    18 votes
    • PROS:Immediate preview of smooth effect, Zoom up to 150Megapixel
    • CONS:Improvements just due to smooth effect
  • SolveigMM Video Splitter

    5.0.1503.17

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Video Editor for MPEG-2, AVI, WMV, ASF, MP3 and WMA

    7
    20 votes
    • PROS:Preview, Compatible with multiple formats
    • CONS:Not many advanced features
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