Qualities of a Good Video Converter Software

If you have a hobby of video collection you may be interested in purchasing a good video conversion tool. However, you must be very careful in identifying the right tool for your requirement. First of all those who don’t know what exactly this kind of software can do, it is important to understand what can be achieved with the help of this software.

Video conversion software allows you to convert a video from one format to the other. A good converter should also be able to convert a video file to audio format and audio files from one format to the other. Ideally the video conversion software should provide support for all video formats which includes formats such as avi (DivX, Xvid, MS compatible), DV (Raw DV for NTSC or PAL), mpeg (DVD, VCD -> NTSC or PAL or HQ), Quicktime (MOV, H.264), MPEG-4 h.264 (mp4), M4V (iPod Small or TV Out), Flash videos (flv), 3GPP H.263 and H.264. It should also be able to make videos for Nokia Nxx, Google Android phones, Blackberry, iPod/iPhone, PSP, PS3, XBox360 and Zune. It should also provide support for important audio file format such as: audio format: wav, mp3, wma, ogg, 3g2 and ac3.

While purchasing the software you must ensure that the software is capable of producing good quality results. There is no point in using software that cannot produce good results even if it is available for free. Following are some of the factors that would help you select the right software for your requirement:

1. The software should be efficient and must produce good quality results.
2. It should be easy to install, easy to understand and easy to operate. It is very important that the software should be user friendly. Not many of us have the time and energy to invest in learning software from scratch. The best software is the one that can be operated with minimum assistance.
3. Good speed is a must. A good tool will be is optimized for multi core processor which means that it uses the native code when the performance actually matters.
4. It should provide complete control to user all points of video conversion process.

If you have many videos in your collection, it can be a real painful task to manage all of them. Some video conversion software also allows video management which can help you manage all your clips in a system.