Many times we need to change the format of videos as different hardware support different formats of videos. Suppose we want to play a video in PSP then we will have to convert it to PSP format first. Same thing is applied in case of iPhone,PS3,iPod etc. So there must be a good software which is able to convert a video into various desired formats. Here are given five best Windows applications able to convert videos in many available formats.
- Format Factory ( Free )
It is the free and best tool to convert videos in my opinion. Actually Format Factory is more than a video converter. It not only converts video size and format but also works as a video cutter. It can be used as audio cutter and converter.
- Xilisoft Video Converter (Trial)
Xilisoft is a well known company makes powerful Windows media related applications. Xilisoft Video Converter is fast and effective video converter and gives a lot of options for conversion and combining videos. It can convert videos to almost all formats such as AVI, MPEG, WMV, DivX, MP4, H.264/AVC, MKV, RM, MOV, XviD, 3GP, and FLV etc. It can also convert videos to audio formats e.g. MP3, WMA, WAV, RA, M4A, AAC, AC3, MP2, and OGG etc.
- AVS Video Converter ( Trial)
It is another good tool to change video format and size. But is not free and you can use its trial version for one month. It can convert video between a wide range of formats such as DVD, VOB, AVI, MOV, TS, XVID, MP4, WMV, M4V, 3GP, MPEG, H.264, MOD, MTS, M2TS, AVCHD, QT, Blu-Ray, DVR-MS, MKV, TOD, DPG, FLIC, RM, SWF, FLV, etc.
- Ultra Video Converter (Trial)
Ultra Video Converter is known for its conversion speed and it is the fastest video converter. It supports most of video formats to convert and can covert them to AVI, MPEG, VCD, DVD, WMV, ASF, MP4 , 3GP etc. Ultra Video Converter is available to download but you can use its limited functions in trial version.
- Total Video Converter (Trial)
Total Video Converter can convert videos to many formats such as mp4, 3gp, xvid, divx mpeg4 avi etc. This application is specially built to make videos for mobile devices and it converts video optimized for mobile phones. It can also read gaming video formats such as PlayStation videos.
Do let us know about your favorite video converter utility.