Best Video Converter Software
This article was provided to TechNewsDaily by our sister site, TopTenREVIEWS.
Movie collections and home videos are scattered among many devices and platforms nowadays. The flexibility to watch something from a DVD collection on a computer in the home office, or perhaps make home videos playable on an iPod comes with the right video converter software. After a recent round of testing and research, TopTenREVIEWS identified the very best of this type of software.
"With one relatively small investment, you will be able to enjoy your movie collection on your computer, your phone and anywhere else that is convenient,” said Lecia Monsen, Managing Editor of TopTenREVIEWS.
The Top 3:
1. AVS Video Converter: The Gold Award winner sets the standard for easy video conversion, covering almost any file type. This product is able to convert to and from a wide range of file types and has an impressive array of editing tools to get the desired final product.
2. Wondershare Video Converter: The Silver Award winner is so easy to use and handles just about any file type. Users will enjoy the freedom to add many effects and edit the final video in so many ways.
3. Aimersoft Video Converter: The Bronze Award winner can convert to and from a wide range of file types. It is even possible to convert normal files into 3D. There is also a wide selection of audio editing tools with this product.
What Makes Top-Notch Video Converter Software?
The best video converters offer the freedom to get rid of DVDs, keeping only sleek digital files on a computer that can be converted to play on whichever device is most convenient. TopTenREVIEWS researchers looked for software that has the widest range of potential conversions – allowing conversion of videos from virtually any file type to any other file type – as well as the editing tools to create exactly the desired video output.
Input Files: The best video converters are able to read any type of file, whether it is AVI, WMV, MOV, IFO or another format. If the software doesn't offer a wide range of conversion options, users might as well buy standalone products for specific conversion projects.
Output Files: A good video converter gives the ideal final product, whether it needs to play on a specific cell phone or from a DVD. Researchers looked for products with a very wide range of output file types – an all-in-one solution.
Features: Excellent video converter software goes beyond just converting files and allows access to a tool kit that will help manipulate movies in a number of ways. The best products allow batch converting, audio extraction and more.
Ease of Use: All the software TopTenREVIEWS evaluated can convert from many file types to many file types, but the ones that stand out make the whole process simple. An interface that makes sense to anyone, not just those with experience, is a good start.
Help and Support: Any quality product offers good customer support for anyone with questions. The top video converter applications have a range of options for contacting the manufacturer.
Good video converters offer a lot of freedom. There are tools online for converting specific file types to specific file types, but this type of all-in-one solution is worth the small investment. Never miss a moment of favorite movies again with the right video converter software.