Here is a list of best free portable video converter software for Windows. These portable video converters help you to convert the format of a video into another format. In terms of features and performance, each portable software is exactly similar to their non-portable counterparts. Almost all of them support multiple input and output video formats like MP4, AVI, MPEG, WMV, FLV, and more. The process to convert video format is also quite easy in all software.
These software also let you change various video parameters like video resolution, bit rate, frame rate, codec, encoder, etc. Most software support batch video conversion, so you can convert multiple videos with same parameters simultaneously to save time.
Some of these video converters also possess editing features that may come into use, like watermark adder, video to GIF converter, video cutter, video merger, etc. Plus, a dedicated video player to preview all changes on video before saving is also quite handy.
My Favorite Portable Video Converter For Windows:
Video to Video Converter is my favorite software because it supports most number of input and output video formats. It can also optimize video according to various portable devices. Plus, the presence of various editing tools makes it much more compelling software than others.
You can also check out best free Video Filter, Video Resolution Converter, and Video Resizer software for Windows.
Video to Video Converter
Video to Video Converter is a free and portable video converter software for Windows. Using this portable software, you can easily change video format, resolution, codecs, bit rate, frame rate, etc. Plus, due to being a portable software, you can carry it on a pen drive and use this converter on any PC without installation.
The biggest advantage of this software is that it supports a large number of input and output video formats such as MP4, AVI, MPEG, WMV, MOV, FLV, MKV, and more. Its website claims to support more than 200 input formats and more than 700 output presets. Here, you can also optimize the output video according to portable devices of many popular brands, such as Samsung, Apple, Sony, Blackberry, etc. But, if you choose to optimize video according to a particular device, then you will not be able to change its parameters manually including video format.
This software also provides a set of editing tools through which you can split video, merge video, convert video to images, convert images to video, burn DVD, etc. Plus, an inbuilt video previewer to play edited video is also available. So, before you convert a video, you can edit it accordingly.
Now to convert video format, first, add one or more video files from add video option. Now, a video settings window will open up from where you can select a video format, or select a portable device profile to optimize video according to it. Video settings window also has a side panel from where you can vary video parameters like video resolution, codecs, bitrate, etc. Now, press OK to close the video settings window and click on convert button to convert video format. The speed of conversion is also quite fast in this software. Plus, it also doesn’t deteriorate output video quality in any way.
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TEncoder is another free and portable video converter software for Windows. This software helps you to convert videos from one format to other without actually installing it. Along with video format, you can also change other video parameters like encoder (mancoder and FFMPEG), video resolution, and codecs (H264, X265, MPEG1, Xvid, etc.).
Using this software, you will be able to convert a video of any format into one of the nine video formats named AVI, MPEG, MP4, MOV, MKV, WMV, WEBM, and 3GP. You can select the desired video format from container drop-down menu. Here, you can also perform batch video conversion by adding multiple videos and selecting the same output video format. Batch conversion definitely saves time, but to further speed up the conversion process, you need to increase the value of number of processes and enable the use of extra threads from the settings menu.
This portable video converter also has some handy tools like Delay (causes the delay between audio and video), video-audio effects (to crop, rotate video, and vary audio levels), image & audio to video converter, video to GIF, and Watermark adder.
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SuperSimple Video Converter
SuperSimple Video Converter is yet another free and portable video converter software for Windows. As its name suggests, it is a pretty simple video converter to use. Plus, due to being a portable software, you do not need to install it.
In this video converter, you can convert single as well as multiple videos from one format to another, such as WMV, MPEG, FLV, AVI, MOV, etc. Plus, options to optimize video according to mobile devices (3GP minimal, WebM minimal) and web content (YouTube 360, YouTube HD) are also available. Before starting the video conversion, there are some other video parameters that you can customize like video resolution, frame rate, bitrate, etc.
The software has one interesting setting named adjust that can cut a segment from a video and also change the format of that segment. After video conversion, you can preview the converted video in its inbuilt video player.
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Ultimate Video Converter
Ultimate Video Converter is yet another portable video converter software for Windows. Like any other portable software, it also doesn’t need installation in order to work. You just need to extract the downloaded ZIP file and run the application.
In this software, you get various modes according to which you can either change or not change properties of videos like resolution, video codec, frame rate, etc. Still, in each mode, you can change the video file format. Some of the output video formats that you can select are MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, MPEG, OGG. In total, you get 10 output video formats to choose from.
Let us take a view on the modes of this software:
- Easy Mode: In this mode, you can only select 7 out of 10 supported video formats such as MP4, MKV, AVI, OGG, ASF, WMV, FLV, etc. from profile menu. Besides this, you will not be able to change any video or audio parameter like resolution, bit rate, frame rate, etc.
- HD Mode: This mode is exactly similar to easy mode with only one difference that it automatically sets the output video resolution to 1280*720.
- Device Mode: In this mode, you can optimize a video according to portable devices like iPhone, iPod, Nintendo, Sony PS3, etc. According to the different devices, you get different set of output video formats in the profile menu. Video and audio properties cannot be changed manually in this mode.
- Audio Mode: In this mode, you can extract audio from video and save that audio in various audio formats like MP3, MP2, AAC, WAV, etc. Just like three above modes, this mode also does not let you change video and audio properties.
- Custom mode: This mode lets you choose from all 10 possible output video formats. Plus, all available audio and video parameters can also be changed manually, unlike other modes.
After selecting the correct mode and correct video format, you can convert video format by pressing the convert button.
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Free Zune Video Converter
Free Zune Video Converter is a small and portable video converter software for Windows. This portable software can convert videos of various formats like WMV, MP4, AVI, DIVX, MKV, VOB, FLV, etc., into other formats. But, there are only three video formats which you can choose as output namely, WMV, MP4, and M4V.
Besides video formats, you can change other video parameters also like resolution, bit rate, fps, encoder, etc. Even a crop option is present here to crop out borders of videos.
Now to convert video format, first, add videos to this converter through add file option. After that, change encoder if necessary from profile menu and select the desired output video formats from video settings section. You can change various audio and video parameters from adjacent menus namely, audio settings and advanced settings. Once done, press the convert button to start the conversion process. Time to finish the conversion process will depend upon the size of a video, number of videos, output video resolution, etc. Home Page Download Page
Eusing Free Video Converter
Eusing Free Video Converter is another simple and portable video converter software for Windows. It is an FFMPEG based video converter software with a minimal interface. On its interface, you can view only two menus named profile and output folder. From its profile menu, you can select general video formats (AVI, FLV, MOV, MPEG, and WMV) as well as the portable device compatible video formats (iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, etc.). Profile menu also has a manual conversion option from where you can manually set video format, video resolution, bitrate, frame rate, sample rate, etc.
After making all the necessary changes to output video settings, set the output folder path and press convert button to add video files. It supports batch video conversion, so, you can add multiple videos at a time. As soon as you press the open button after adding video(s), video conversion process will start. You will get all the output videos in the selected output video folder. Home Page Download Page
Pazera Video Converters Suite
Pazera Video Converters Suite is a free and portable suite of various video converter software. In it, you can find many dedicated video converters like MP4 to AVI converter, FLV to AVI converter, MKV to AVI/MPG converter, etc. In total 19 video converters and 14 audio converters are present in this suite. Apart from input and output video formats, almost all other settings and features are same as other portable video converters.
Using video converters of this Pazera suite, you can easily change various video parameters like video resolution, encoder, video codec, frame rate, bitrate, etc. A small but effective video cropper is also present in it. The other good feature of this suite is that it allows batch conversion in all video converters. After selecting the right video converter and modifying the video parameters, you can press the convert button to start conversion.
As I have already mentioned that this suite also contains various audio converters, you can use audio converters either to extract audio from video or to simply convert one audio format to another. Home Page Download Page
XMedia Recode is another one of portable video converter software for Windows. It is also an FFMPEG based portable video converter through which you can change video format. This portable version enables you to carry it on a flash drive, external hard disk, etc., and use it on the go.
Through this software, you can convert 8 types of video formats, namely, 3GP, AVI, MP4, FLV, MPG, MPEG, MOV, and WMV. You can convert any of the supported video formats into another. Plus, there are few more formats to which you can convert input video like WAV, M4V, FLV, etc. In this converter, you also get all standard video parameters to customize like video resolution, aspect ratio, frame rate, bit rate, etc. Besides this some advanced features like B-Frame, Motion estimation, quantizers, video cropper, etc. are also available.
To perform video conversion, first, add videos through open file option. After that, select the added video from the interface and press the add queue button. Now, you can change video format from format tab and other video parameters from video tab. Select the output folder location and press the encode button. All the changes that you make before video conversion can be saved in XMR format.
Overall, it is another really good portable software that you can use without any hassle. Home Page Download Page
QWinFF is another FFMPEG based portable video converter software for Windows. It comes with a beautifully designed interface with all essential features like batch conversion, multiple supported input and output video formats, options to change video parameters, etc. Plus, one video cutter is also present.
This software is capable of converting videos of various formats like AVI, VFW, MPG, DIVX, MP4, and more. In total, there are 20 video formats that this freeware supports. You can choose any one of the 20 video formats as output.
Add a video to this software to convert. After that, select desired video format from convert to menu. You can also choose profiles like MS compatible AVI, Zen Fullscreen, Nokia n810 mplayer, etc., to optimize video according to a particular device. Besides this, select standard option to change video resolution, bit rate, sample rate, etc. After making all desired changes, press finish and then start button from the main interface to convert video format. Home Page Download Page
File Blender is the next portable video converter software for Windows. It is mainly a file converter which is able to convert formats of videos, images, audio files, documents, etc. Plus, some additional actions like PDF/TIFF joiner, PNG optimizer, file encryption, decryption, etc. can be performed in it.
It has many features, but some basic options related to videos are not present in it like the option to change video resolution, frame rate, bit rate, etc. It can simply convert videos of various formats like FLV, MP4, MPG, VOB, WMV, ASF, etc., into one of these five formats: AVI, FLV, WMV, and Xvid MP4, and Xvid AVI.
Video format conversion through File Blender is simple. To convert video format, first, add a video either by dropping or by simply selecting a video. As soon as you add a video, a select action menu will open up on the interface with all output video formats. Now, just click on a format to convert video format. Remember, add only one video at a time to it because it does not support batch conversion. Home Page Download Page