In this day and age of fast-moving apps, developers who really take their time in developing new software are a dime a dozen. Handbrake Video Converter is one of those apps that are carefully handcrafted to perfection – 13 years to be exact.
Handbrake Video Converter Version 1.0.0
The brains behind the open source video converter officially announced the release of Handbrake 1.0.0. Furthermore, the developers thanked thousands of contributors who helped improve the software. Thousands of willing testers contributed in the development of the converter for almost 13 years.
Meanwhile, Handbrake 1.0.0 was released alongside Handbrake Documentation Beta. The latter is a compilation of handy instructions outlining the different uses of the converter. In addition, the team aimed to veer away from highly technical words in creating the manual for its non-techie clients.
The video converter contains a lot of new features to cater to different systems. Moreover, new video presets were added f0r Android, IOS and other streaming formats. Furthermore, it also includes Matroska presets. It supports Google’s VP9 video codec and Opus audio.
Users are given the option to choose specific chapters to rip in DVDs. Even more, the user can improve subtitles and line up multiple encodes. This is an exciting feature that is not present in other converters.
It is important to keep the manual handy when using the software for the first time. The various controls may seem a little bit overwhelming for first time users. Its freeware is definitely worth it.
The Future Of Handbrake
The famous converter has come a long way. From ripping DVDs, it now caters to other video formats for PCs, smartphones, and tablets to use. Furthermore, users can easily convert a video from one format to another, either to save space or to suit their needs.
Handbrake video converter is absolutely free. Users can download the software on Mac, Windows, and Linux. It is compatible for Windows Vista to 10, and Mac OS X 10.7 to 10.12. All it takes is to check out the website to know how great the software really is. Stay tuned to Video Games Republic for the latest in video games, tech and more.