Here is a list of best free batch video converter software for Windows. These software are similar to normal video converter software, but with an advantage that these can convert multiple video files at once.
Though most video converters take multiple videos as input, but convert them one by one. Still, some software can process multiple video files simultaneously i.e. parallel conversion. Software with parallel video conversion capability are definitely quicker than other batch video converters.
The most important property of these video converters is that almost all of them support a lot of input and output video formats. Some of the supported video formats are MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, MPEG, etc. Besides normal video conversion, you can also convert videos according to various portable devices like iPhone, Blackberry, Android device, etc. Plus, you can also modify parameters of output videos at once like resolution, bit rate, frame rate, codecs, etc.
There are also few additional features that these software possess, such as video downloader, video editor, video player, etc. Overall, all video converters perform video conversion brilliantly without any hiccups.
My Favorite Batch Video Converter Software For Windows:
Leapic Media Converter is my favorite software because it is one of the fastest batch video converter software. Plus, it can also be used to optimize videos according to various portable devices. Supports for a wide range of input and output video formats is another advantage of this software.
You can also check out lists of best free Portable Video Converter, Audio To Video Converter, and Video Resolution Converter software for Windows.
Leapic Media Converter
Leapic Media Converter is a free and powerful batch video converter software for Windows. This software can not only convert video to video, but it can convert video to audio, audio to audio, and audio to video format as well. Plus, it can also convert multiple videos at once in a parallel fashion, which means multiple files get converted at the same time. Its parallel conversion also makes it one of the fastest batch converter software. Its property to support various audio and video formats like AAC, AC3, MP3, WMV, MP4, WEBM, FLV, MOV, MKV, 3GP, AVI, etc. is quite good.
To perform the batch video conversion, first, add all the videos that you want to convert by pressing the add button. After that, press the convert button that leads you to an output settings menu. From output settings, you can select the desired video resolution, bit rate, video quality, and also the output video format. Output video format is of two types; one is conventional (MP4, AVI, WMV, etc.) and other is optimized video formats for different portable devices like PS3, iPhone, Blackberry, etc. Besides this, a handy option to choose the number of CPU cores for the batch video conversion is also available.
Overall, it is one of the best software to quickly convert the format of multiple video files into another video format.
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SuperSimple Video Converter
SuperSimple Video Converter is a free batch video converter software for Windows. Using it, you can convert the native video formats of multiple video files into a specific format. Options to convert multiple videos to audio format or portable devices compatible format are also provided. Not just that, parameters of a video like resolution, frame rate, bitrate, and size, etc. can also be altered.
The process of batch conversion is simple; just add multiple videos to this software and press the convert button. Convert button leads to “convert files to” menu, from where you can select the desired output video format. Plus, a dedicated customize button is also present in “convert files to” menu to change video parameters (resolution, FPS, etc.). Now, you can press the start conversion button to change the video format.
This software supports various video formats like MPEG, MKV, AVI, MOV, 3GP, etc. Plus, it also has two additional tools: video player and video cutter.
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MyFFVideoConverter is an FFMPEG based batch video converter software for Windows. It is mainly used to change the format of multiple videos from one format to another. Though, you can also use it to perform various other tasks like comparing one video to another, adding watermarks/ logos, and also to change various audio and video parameters.
The main advantage that I find in this software is that it can handle a lot of input and output video formats like MP4, WMV, MPEG, FFV, M4V, FLV, MKV, and more. Plus, the drag and drop feature to add videos is also very convenient. After dropping all the videos, just select output video format and press the convert button to start batch conversion.
Apart from batch video conversion, this freeware can also edit videos, downloading online videos, and also to reconvert videos back to their original formats.
In my opinion, it is one of the most feature-rich batch conversion software. Plus, I also noticed that its file conversion speed is faster than many similar batch video converters.
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FVD Converter is another free batch video converter software for Windows.The best part of this batch video converter is that it provides flexibility to set the output video format for each video file separately or to convert them all into one format at once. Some additional changes on video parameters like video codec, bit rate, frame rate, frame size (resolution), etc. can also be made through this software.
The process of format conversion is pretty straightforward and the speed of video conversion is also quite fast. Overall, it is a simple and small software which can convert input videos (FLV, WEBM, AVI, etc.,) into various popular video formats such as AVI, FLV, MKV, WMV, MP4, MOV, etc.
This software comes as a part of FVD Suite which has other FVD software like FVD Downloader, FVD Player, etc.
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WINFF is a completely free batch video converter software for Windows. It is another FFMPEG based software that works mainly as a GUI of FFMPEG. It is also a straightforward software through which you can convert the format of multiple videos at once. This software only supports limited input and output video formats like MPEG, MOV, MP4, WEBM, AVI, etc.
The batch video conversion of multiple videos can be performed in three simple steps, which are:
- Add multiple video files to this software.
- Select the output video format from convert to option.
- Press the convert button to start the conversion process.
To change video parameters, you would require to use its options menu that gives options to change video format, frame rate, resolution, aspect ratio, etc. Plus, some additional tools like video cropper, FFMPEG command line interface, video player, etc. are also present. Home Page Download Page
Video Converter With FFmpeg
Video Converter With FFmpeg is another handy and free to use batch video converter software for Windows. This video converter can perform multiple file video conversion at once. Plus, it also contains various optimized video format for portable devices like iPhone, iPad, Android phones, etc. You can also convert videos to conventional video formats like AVI, FLV, MP4, MOV, MPEG (1, 2, 4), and WMV.
The process of batch video conversion can be performed in two simple steps:
- First, click on the output format drop-down menu and select the desired video format.
- After that, press convert button to browse and select multiple video files and click on the open button to start video conversion process.
In the above method of batch video conversion, you will not get any option to change video parameters (resolution, FPS, bit rate, etc.). If you want to change the video parameters, then you have to perform the manual video conversion using commands. The manual conversion option is available in the output format drop-down menu. Conversion through commands is also not that hard because of availability of brief explanation about important commands like -i = input file, -r = video frame rate, etc. Home Page Download Page
xFastVideoConvert is yet another batch video converter for Windows. Like all other batch video converters, it can convert the format of multiple videos at once. But unlike many video converters, it lets you select different video formats for each individual input video.
As input, it can take various videos of many popular formats like MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, MOV, etc. But, the output can be selected from one of the four supported output formats namely, AVI, MP4, MPEG, and WMV. Along with these normal formats, you can also convert videos according to portable electronic devices including iPhone, iPod, Zune, and Zune.
Its video conversion process is quite simple as after adding videos, you can either select set different format for individual videos or select all videos and set the same output format for all of them. After that, just press the convert button to get the converted video files.
In general, it a good software except for one thing that it does not have options to change video parameters (resolution, FPS, bitrate, etc.). Home Page Download Page
Eusing Free Video Converter
Eusing Free Video Converter is one more free and easy to use batch video converter for Windows. This video converter lets you batch convert multiple video files into other video formats. The input videos can be of various different formats (AVI, MP4, MPEG, etc.) and still, you can convert them all into one output video format. The conversion process is also pretty straightforward where you need to add files and choose the output video format to start the conversion.
The profile menu of this software contains all types of common (MP4, AVI, MOV, WMV, etc. ) and portable device (iPhone, PSP, etc.) compatible video formats that you can choose as output.
To change video parameters along with video format, you need to use its manual conversion option from its profile drop-down menu. Manual conversion option provides a command submission space to write appropriate commands to change video parameters like video resolution, bit rate, etc. Command to make necessary changes on video parameters will look like: -s 320×240 -r 14 -b 50k -ar 22050 -ab 56k -ac 1. The meaning of symbols used in the command is briefly explained on the manual conversion menu like -s = video size (resolution), -r = frame rate, etc.
Overall, it can be another nice alternative to batch video converter that provides straightforward as well as a slightly technical method to perform batch video conversion. Home Page Download Page
FSS Video Converter
FSS Video Converter is another good batch video converter software for Windows. Through this software, you can not only convert the video format but also make input videos compatible to mobile devices (Android devices, Blackberry, etc.) and video streaming sites (Vimeo, Dailymotion, etc.).
To convert multiple videos to a conventional video format, first, add multiple videos and go to format tab. Format tab has all supported video formats on its interface like AVI, MP4, MPEG, WMV, FLV, etc., which you can select. After that, press the convert button to start the conversion process. Similarly, you can select devices or web tab to make input videos compatible with portable devices or with video streaming sites, respectively.
In general, I find it a pretty handy batch video converter, but its conversion speed is quite slower than other batch video converters. Home Page Download Page
DeGo Video Converter
DeGo Video Converter is a multipurpose video converter software for Windows. It is mainly used for video editing and converting video formats. Also, tasks like video downloading and disk burning can also be performed through this software.
Its video conversion capability is quite good as it provides options to convert videos according to PC and other portable devices such as PSP, PS3, iPhone, Zune, and more. For different devices, this software provides a different set of output formats. Though for PC’s, you get output formats like AVI, MPEG, MOV, FLV, etc. Performing batch conversion is also quite simple as after selecting the video format and input video files, you just need to press the convert files button and get the converted files in output folder.
Overall, it is a good batch video converter that provides many handy features like video downloader, video player, video editor, etc. Home Page Download Page
Video to Video Converter
Video to Video Converter is yet another free batch video converter software for Windows. This software can convert formats of multiple videos into different video format and also to various devices (Apple, Sony, Blackberry etc.) and web (YouTube) specific formats. Plus, this freeware supports similar sets of input and output video formats such as MPEG, MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, FLV, and a lot more.
It comes with a pretty standard batch video conversion process in which you need to add multiple videos to this software. After that, you can choose the same output video format for all the videos from video settings. At this time, modifications on video parameters like resolution, frame rate, bitrate, codecs, etc. can be made from the side toolbar. Once done with modifications, press the convert button to start the batch video conversion process. After the conversion, you can play converted videos on its preview player.
Apart from video conversion, you can also perform other activities through this software like join video, split video, burn video to DVD, remove commercials from the downloaded videos, etc. Home Page Download Page
Quick Media Converter
Quick Media Converter is a completely free batch video converter software for Windows. It supports almost all popular video formats like MP4, AVI, WMV, MPEG, MOV, 3GP, MKV, etc.
The unique thing about this software is that it provides three video conversion modes namely, Easy mode, HD Mode, and Expert Mode. Let’s see the differences between these three modes.
- Easy Mode: In this mode, you get only limited number of output video formats like WMV, Quicktime, iPhone MP4, mobile phone format, HTML file web format, and few others.
- HD Mode: This mode provides various video formats which are by default set to HD and Full HD resolutions. EX– MPEG2 HD, DVCAM HD, HD VC1, etc.
- Expert Mode: Through this mode, you can select any of the supported formats for output. Plus, options to change video parameters (codec, resolution, bit rate, etc.,) and cropping videos are also available.
It is a good software to perform batch conversion but during testing, I found some inconsistencies in it like showing errors while previewing the video and its unresponsive resolution changing option in its Easy mode. Home Page Download Page