Recently, the H.265/HEVC codec are widely supported by TVs, YouTube, Netflix, Smartphones or Tablets, which will double the data compression ratio as well as enhance the video quality. So more and more uses seek for the best H.265/HEVC converter and encoder for Windows and Mac to convert the H.264, MP4, AVI, MPEG-4 and more videos to H.265/HEVC – and vice versa.
Brief Interpretation of H.265/HEVC
H.265/HEVC is a video compression standard that gains 50% bit rate reduction at the same image quality or greatly enhances the video quality at the same bit rate. For instance, the average bit rate reduction for H.265/HEVC is 64% for 4K UHD, 62% for 1080p, and 56% for 720p, compared to H.264/AVC codec.
How to Choose the Best H.265/HEVC Converter and Encoder for Windows/Mac?
The best H.265/HEVC converter and encoder should be equipped with below features:
Support various video formats like: 4K/1080P/720P H.264, MP4, AVI, MPEG-4, WMV, MOV, MKV, MTS, M2TS, TiVo, 3GP, VOB, ect as input and encode them to 4K/1080P/720P H.265/HECV videos.
50% bit rate reduction and ultra fast conversion speed
Support decode and convert 8K/4K/1080p H.265/HEVC videos to many popular format such as: H.264, MP4, AVI, MPEG-4.WMV, MOV, MKV, FLV, ect.
Have customized settings for multimedia devices and players such as: iPhone, iPad, Xbox, PS3/PS4 (Pro), Samsung TV, Android Phone or tablets.
A built-in editor that allows you adjust video effects, trim, crop and add personal watermark, ect.
From all the aspects, I think Brorsoft H.265/HEVC Video Converter Ultimate Windows | Mac should be the best H.265/HEVC converter and encoder without doubt. Beside above good features, this all-in-one Video, Blu-ray/DVD converter also allow you rip and converter Blu-ray/DVD and many other popular videos to H.265/HEVC videos in fast speed and excellent quality.
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Guide: How to Convert common videos to H.265 without quality loss?
Windows Version Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate taken as example, Mac Version share the same steps. Just keep in mind you have download the right version. Windows platform .exe files cannot be installed on macOS – and vice versa.
Step 1. Load Videos
Install and run the best H.265/HEVC Video Converter, click “load files” to import the videos to the program.
Step 2. Choose H.265 as output format
Go to the “Format” bar, select “Common Video”> “H.265 Video(*.mp4)” as your Output, which supports a higher definition quality but in a small video size.
Tip: If you like, you can click “Settings” to change the video resolution, frame rate, etc.
Step 3. Start the conversion
After all settings done, click “Convert” button and the program will convert and encode videos to H.265 mp4 video immediately.
Once the conversion is completed, you can play your converted videos on any portable device and YouTube, Netflix in best quality.