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FFmpeg is a complete solution to record, convert, edit and stream audio and video. It is a command line video software for Windows, Mac and Linux. It supports converting between most video and audio formats. It supports grabbing and encoding in real time from streaming media, capture cards, etc. Multiplex(join) and demultipex(split) video and audio tracks from all video formats. Edit(cut,join) all video formats. Advanced video and audio filters. Subtitle support. ffplay(basic video player) and ffprobe(video identifier) are also included. Several frontEnds/GUIs are available like WinFF, Avanti.

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OS:Windows Mac Linux
Version:3.3.1 / Nightly 20170620 / Source 3.3.2
Released:Jun 20,2017
File size:41.5MB
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3.3.1 / Nightly 20170620 / Source 3.3.2 (June 20, 2017)


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Download ffmpeg 3.3.1  [41.5MB]  [Win]  [Portable]

Download ffmpeg 3.3.1 64-bit  [46.0MB]  [Win64]  [Portable]

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Download ffmpeg Source 3.3.2  [9.5MB]  [Win]

Download ffmpeg Nightly 20170620 portable  [~41.5MB]  [Win]  [Portable]

Download ffmpeg Nightly 20170620 64-bit portable  [~41.5MB]  [Win64]  [Portable]

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More information and other downloads

Download ffmbc here, FFmpeg customized for broadcast and professional usage.

ffmpeg GUIs/Frontends:
Download myFFmpeg
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Download WinFF
Download AutoFF
Download Avanti
Download AutoFF
Download XpegT GuiForFFmpeg
Download FFmpegYAG
Download SmartFFmpeg
Download Convendro
Download Multiconvert
Download Hyper Video Converter [HVC],Frontend for FFMPEG, Mencoder, and FFMPEG2Theora.
Download zConvert, a converter for many different audio and video types, includes presets for a range of devices too.
Download FFE, a simple but very good ffmpeg fronted.
Download Ultimate Video Converter, another easy to use ffmpeg fronted.
Drag Drop Convert GUI, just drag and drop video files in drop zone and wait.
Download ffmpeg H264 bitstream changer here. It can change SAR, FPS, LEVEL, CROP,etc.

Version history / Release notes / Changelog

FFmpeg 3.3.2 "Hilbert"
3.3.2 was released on 2017-06-07. It is the latest stable FFmpeg release from the 3.3 release branch, which was cut from master on 2017-04-02.

It includes the following library versions:

libavutil 55. 58.100
libavcodec 57. 89.100
libavformat 57. 71.100
libavdevice 57. 6.100
libavfilter 6. 82.100
libavresample 3. 5. 0
libswscale 4. 6.100
libswresample 2. 7.100
libpostproc 54. 5.100

A complete Changelog is available at the root of the project, and the complete Git history on;a=log;h=refs/heads/release/3.3

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23 reviews, Showing 1 to 5 reviews

The bloated 35MB file size for a command line utility with no interface that only handles audio/video, should’ve been a strong warning sign for anyone not to download it and waste their time. Just to give you a comparison, the Chromium engine (one of the most complex software available after an OS) is just 100MB so we’re looking at a very poorly written utility and we can tell that from the size alone.

The utility is extremely buggy and the error messages is generates are utter nonsense that do not direct the user towards a solution. We were unable to get this tool to perform the simplest of tasks; such as merging an audio and a video file, so we’re not exactly eager to find out what happens when you have more complex needs!

Don’t waste your time with this for programming is not their forte.

Jun 21, 2017 Version: version N-86482-gbc40674 OS: Windows 7 64-bit Ease of use: 1/10 Functionality: 1/10 Value for money: 1/10 Overall: 1/10

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Jun 21, 2017 Version: version N-86482-gbc4067 OS: Windows 7 64-bit Ease of use: 1/10 Functionality: 1/10 Value for money: 1/10 Overall: 1/10

Zeranoe FINALLY released a 3.1.4 binary. For the longest time, 3.0.1 was the latest stable version available (not nightly builds).

Oct 19, 2016 Version: 3.1.4 OS: Windows 7 64-bit Ease of use: 7/10 Functionality: 9/10 Value for money: 10/10 Overall: 9/10

Thanks for the tip on media-autobuild_suite but nearly 24 hours later the build is STILL running. The 32-bit version that is complete appears to be a NIGHTLY build, not the the latest stable build that I am looking for. If I wanted a nightly build I would just download from Zeranoe. Of the many questions I had to answer before building, none of them had to do with getting a stable build.

Aug 11, 2016 Version: 3.0.1 OS: Windows 7 64-bit Ease of use: 7/10 Functionality: 9/10 Value for money: 10/10 Overall: 9/10

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