Open source video transcoder Handbrake recently released a major update, well after a decade since it was released as a beta program.Despite being in beta for so long, Handbrake is the go-to for converting videos to make them compatible with your various devices.
The app can handle any kind of video, including unencrypted content from your DVDs. Handbrake can then edit those videos — by resizing, cropping, and filtering them — and convert them to the format of your choice. You can also use it to add subtitles to your videos.
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So what’s new in Handbrake 1.0?The app now has a completely overhauled set of presets. In addition to converting videos based on quality presets, you can also easily convert them for sharing on the web, as well as for a variety of devices from Playstation and Xbox to Roku, Chromecast, and Amazon’s Fire TV.