Convert Whole Movie Library to H.265 MKV/MP4 on Windows/Mac (masOS High Sierra)
H.265 is a new video codec that compresses video files to 50% with the most proficient encoding format today, MPEG-4, or also known as the H.264. People convert their movies to H.265 for saving space, even just for fun as the man in Reddit. This man said that he wanted to convert his whole movie library to H.265 MKV/MP4 with H.265 Encoder and he had enough storage space, he did this just for fun.
In order to convert movie library in different video format like H.264, MKV, VOB, FLV, F4V, WMV, Tivo, MP4, MOV, MPG, WebM and others to H.265 (HEVC), you will need to have a reliable and powerful enough H.265/HEVC Video Converter to do the job. Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate (Mac version is iMedia Converter for Mac) is one of them. It’s available for both Windows and Mac OS X (including El Capitan).
This app not only can encode 4K/SD/HD video, but Blu-ray/DVD to H.265 MKV/MP4. In “Settings”, it has original setting, so you can keep original bitrate, resolution, frame rate, and audio channel, bitrate while only change the video codec. You can download a right trial version of the converter to try. The following steps are based on Windows, but you can also convert movie library to H.265 on Mac with Mac version as the steps.
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– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-video-converter-ultimate/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-Video-Converter-Ultimate/3000-2194_4-75938564.html
How to Convert Whole Movie Library to H.265 MKV/MP4 on Windows?
Step 1: Add movie library to app
You have two different ways to do this, first is by going to ‘File’ tab, then choosing ‘Add Video/Audio’, a file folder will pop up and from there you can browse and choose the file you want to convert. The second and simpler way to do this is by opening the folder containing the file you want to convert and simply dragging it from the folder then dropping it on the pane of the video converter software.
Step 2. Choose target format.
In order to convert movie library to H.265 MKV/MP4, you just have to select the format you want your file to be converted to, let’s say, MP4 (since it’s the best file that goes with Apple devices.) you can do this by choosing the format icon in “Common Format” pane to see the drop-down format available in the software, choose ‘H.265 MP4’ in the Format tab you can see from the Video category, or choose MKV and then select ‘H.265’ as video Encoder by going to the Settings option.
If you want to convert a H.265 file format into another format, simply choose what format you want your file or files to be converted to.
Step 3. Adjust output file parameters (Optional)
You are allowed to adjust video and audio parameters if you are not satisfied with default settings. Presets like size, bitrate, frame rate, audio channels, etc. can be customized in your own way.
Step 4: Start converting movie library to H.265
Now hit on the “Convert” button on software main interface to start the conversion. After conversion, hit “Open” or “Open output folder” to quick locate generated H.265 MP4 files.
Look, this H.265 Decoder and Encoder is so easy to operate.
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