handbrake

HandBrake

Tags: dvd ripper, ipod, psp

Alternative To: AnyDvd, AVS Video Converter

Description
HandBrake is a GPL'd multiplatform, multithreaded DVD to MPEG-4 ripper/converter. HandBrake was originally available on the BeOS, but now has been ported over to MacOS X and to GNU/Linux. A Windows port is being worked on.

Supported sources:
- Any DVD-like source: VIDEO_TS folder, DVD image or real DVD (even encrypted)
- PAL or NTSC
- AC-3, LPCM or MPEG audio tracks

Outputs:
- File format: MP4, AVI or OGM
- Video: MPEG-4 or H.264 (1 or 2 passes or constant quantizer encoding)
- Audio: AAC, MP3, Vorbis or AC-3 pass-through (supports encoding of several audio tracks)

Misc features:
- Chapter selection
- Basic subtitle support (burned into the picture)
- Integrated bitrate calculator
- Picture deinterlacing, cropping and scaling
- Grayscale encoding
Interface: Command Line, Graphical (Gtk)
Associated Programs
gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg FFmpeg plugin for GStreamer
gstreamer0.10-x GStreamer plugins for X11 and Pango
Available deb Repositories (how-to add a respository)
Debian 32-bit 64-bit
stable handbrake-gtk
testing 0.9.9+dfsg-2~2.gbpa4c3e9
sid 0.9.9+dfsg-2~2.gbpa4c3e9+b1 0.9.9+dfsg-2~2.gbpa4c3e9+b1
experimental 0.9.9+svn6032+dfsg1-1 0.9.9+svn6032+dfsg1-1

Ubuntu 32-bit 64-bit
lucid-backports 0.9.5-1~getdeb1
precise-backports 0.9.9-1~getdeb1
quantal-backports 0.9.8-1~getdeb1
quantal-partner 0.9.8+dfsg1-1~19.gbpc8b9ba~ubuntu12.10
raring-backports 0.9.9-1~getdeb1

Marillat 32-bit 64-bit
stable 0.9.8+git20121007-dmo7
sid 1:0.9.9-dmo9 1:0.9.9-dmo9

GetDeb 32-bit
lucid 0.9.5-1~getdeb1
precise 0.9.9-1~getdeb1
quantal 0.9.8-1~getdeb1
raring 0.9.9-1~getdeb1

jBrout 32-bit
binary http://packages.ubuntu.com/quantal/graphics/handbr

Opera 32-bit 64-bit

Rating: Very Good (3 votes)


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Fast and effective

Handbrake is fast and effective. It's my go to app for both ripping and transcoding. Batch mode is perfect for queuing up multiple jobs whether they are episodes on a DVD or multiple videos I've captured on my phone.

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