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HandBrake is a multiplatform, multithreaded video transcoder. Supported sources: Any DVD-like source: VIDEO_TS folder, DVD image or real DVD, and some .VOB and .TS files, Blu-ray source, Most any multimedia file it can get libavformat to read and libavcodec to decode. Outputs: File format: MP4, MKV, Video: MPEG-4, H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, VP8, VP9 or Theora, Audio: AAC, MP3, Vorbis or AC-3 pass-through (several audio tracks), Switchable or burned in subtitles and much more! Requires Microsoft .NET framework 4.0.

Free software
OS:Windows Mac Linux
Version:1.1.2
Released:Sep 9,2018
File size:11.2MB
8.2/10
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Latest version

1.1.2 (September 9, 2018)




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Download HandBrake 1.1.2 Windows 64-bit  [11.2MB]  [Win64]

Download HandBrake 1.1.2 Mac 64-bit  [16.3MB]  [Mac64]

Download HandBrake 1.1.2 Linux  [Linux]




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Download HandBrake 1.1.2 Portable Windows 64-bit  [16.0MB]  [Win64]  [Portable]

Download HandBrake latest beta Windows  [Win]

Download HandBrake latest beta Mac  [Mac]




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Supported operating systems

WinWindows MacMac OS LinuxLinux




License

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More information and other downloads

NOTE! Handbrake can NOT rip/decrypt most commercial DVDs and Blu-rays! Use a DVD ripper / Blu-ray ripper or try the libdvdcss from VLC Media Player, see Handbrake with libdvdcss DVD ripping.

Download nightly beta builds here

Download Alert and Convert here, it watches a folder and automatically converts the file using HandBrake.

Download Handbrake 0.9.3 here, the last version with AVI output support.

Download Handbrake 0.9.9 here, the last version with Windows XP support.

Download Handbrake 1.0.7 here, the last version with Windows 32-bit support.



Version history / Release notes / Changelog


HandBrake 1.1.2 Released
Sunday, September 9, 2018

"A Fallacy of Software: If it works, and we don't change anything, it will keep working." óJessica Kerr

The HandBrake Team is pleased to announce the release of HandBrake 1.1.2. This patch / bug fix release remedies issues reported with the 1.1.0-1.1.1 releases.

If you happen to discover any reproducible bugs or issues, please tell us about them on our GitHub issue tracker. You can also get in touch on our IRC support channel.

Upgrade Notice

Before updating, please make sure there are no pending encodes in the Queue. If you are currently using HandBrake older than version 1.0.0, please also make note of any custom presets you have created, as they may not be compatible with newer versions.

Release Notes

All platforms
General
- Fixed Blu-ray title name where reading from raw device
- Improved handling of broken units in Blu-ray source (skip and continue reading)
Video
- Fixed rare crash related to preview images, anamorphic, and default preset values
- Fixed jitter produced by 59.94 fps to 29.97 fps frame rate conversion
Audio
- Fixed duration of silence buffers (may improve audio/video sync for some sources)
Build system
- Fixed linker warning by setting libvpx target to minimum supported macOS version
- Fixed build failure with old GTK versions
- Miscellaneous Flatpak-related fixes and improvements
Third-party libraries
- Updated libraries (necessary to pull in needed bug fixes)
- libdvdread 6.0.0 (DVD decoding)
- libdvdnav 6.0.0 (DVD decoding)
Linux
- Fixed potential crash where $HOME directory is missing
- Fixed legacy preferences causing preset window being shown at every launch
- Fixed preset name and menu display on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr
- Fixed default destination file name for Blu-ray source to not include MPLS number
- Fixed queue reloading in Flatpak sandbox
- Fixed toolbar icons alignment and use correct art for lower pixel density
- Updated most translations
Mac
- Fixed menu item and tooltip strings related to selection behavior
- Fixed crash where presets file contains invalid UTF-8
Windows
- Fixed incorrect track selection behaviours on audio and subtitle tabs
- Fixed creating an unneeded HandBrake Team directory in the user's Roaming directory
- Improved path handling when opening a source directory from the queue
- Miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements

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Guides and How to's


How to rip Blu-ray to MP4 with H264 video using Handbrake

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How to make a single MKV from a Blu-ray (and also how to shrink it)

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How to rip DVDs in Windows/Mac using Handbrake

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How to rip DVDs with Handbrake and VLC Media Player libdvdcss

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Ripping Blu-rays into iTunes for Apple TV

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Using Handbrake to Burn in Subtitles from MKV to MP4

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HandBrake video tutorials



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Tool features - Convert





Acronyms / Also Known As

Mediafork, HandBreak, HandbrakeCli



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135 reviews, Showing 1 to 5 reviews


Amazing! I love open source projects. This worked for converting 4K .mkv files into .mp4 and .m4v files while keeping the audio intact. MYypartner on my film project was using iMovie and was unable to use .mkv. The converted .mp4 and .m4v files worked!

I'm so thankful for this, it took a lot of searching to find a free program that could do this for me.


Review by aikaw on Feb 24, 2018 Version: 1.0.7 OS: Windows 10 64-bit Ease of use: 9/10 Functionality: 10/10 Value for money: 10/10 Overall: 10/10




Worked perfectly, compressed my video files to mp4.
Thank you!!!!


Review by dster71 on Nov 7, 2017 Version: 1.0.7 OS: Windows 10 64-bit Ease of use: 10/10 Functionality: 10/10 Value for money: 10/10 Overall: 10/10




I still use the older stable version in XP. I had a go with the newer 10 branch in Win7/10 and hated it, plus it was a bit buggy and the denoise settings bonkers. My only real moan is I wish any version of Handbrake would have solved that licensing issue(they did briefly but ffmeg encoder was removed!!) and put a better aac encoder in e.g Nero 1.5.4, than Faac 1.28? which at medium high bitrates 112/128kbps is acceptable, but at lower bitrates gives truly awful audio quality.

Review by Mr A on Oct 19, 2017 Version: 9.9.574 OS: WinXP Ease of use: 10/10 Functionality: 9/10 Value for money: 10/10 Overall: 10/10




Iam using different software for editing and encoding to mkv. I actually hate default presets in Handbrake like peak framerate etc. But it become invaluable when encoding MKV files, that are created by merging two files together in mkvtoolnix. Only GUI that is able to convert them propertly is Handbrake. Nor Vidcoder, which is based on handbrake nor avidemux and others that I tested didnt work properly. It is invaluable, when you capture TV something, GOP starts in commercial and finished when film already started. In avidemux I reencoding start of movie (x264) interlaced tff as rest of TV something is. Then I merge it in mkvtoolnix. Everything is fine. But problem begins when you try to reencode it to different format, like h265 or just recommpress it with different settings in h264) but Handbrake handles it perfectly (dont know about ffmpeg iam not familiar with command line but I believe ffmpeg will do it as well properly). So it is for me invaluable software for this one special reason.
*Other software has problem with 1st part of video that was merged in mkvtoolnix to one video track and one audio track (But audio seems not to be affected).
Sorry my english is bad, and I know it.
Bernix


Review by Bernix on Oct 12, 2017 Version: 1.0.7 OS: Windows 10 64-bit Ease of use: 8/10 Functionality: 8/10 Value for money: 10/10 Overall: 9/10




hi i have very important question

want to Upgrade my pc to Ryzen 7 1700x ( 8 Core / 16 Threads) i'm an encoder Freak :D
is handbrake support and use all of 8 cores and 16 threads? or just support 6 core 12 thread? the i will go for Ryzen 5 1600x ( 6 core / 12 threads)
is handbrake doesn't support 8c/16t so far, will be support in future?


Review by vahid on Aug 18, 2017 Version: 1.0.7 OS: Windows 10 64-bit Ease of use: 10/10 Functionality: 10/10 Value for money: 10/10 Overall: 10/10


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