So you want to take some videos from your home computer to your portable media device or smartphone for viewing on the go? Well until such time when there will be an all-video-format-playing iPhone, iPod, PSP or Zune, we will all have to do some video converting into the appropriate device formats. But dont worry because that process has been made a lot easier nowadays by some free, yes FREE, video converting software, and below I have lined up some of the best right now (in order of preference!). Try them out for yourself to find out what suits your needs best, after all its all free 🙂
Any-Video-Converter is the free video converter of my choice because it is simple to use, has lots of options and an elegant user interface.
This FREE video converter software can clip any segments and optionally merge and sort them to make a creative movie. And even more, Any Video Converter Freeware can crop frame sizes to remove any unwanted area in the frames just like a pair of smart scissors. Additionally, it gives you the ability to burn videos to DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW disc .
Free Studio Manager contains 8 sections to bundle all free multimedia applications which have been developed by DVDVideoSoft. These free applications are YouTube, MP3&Audio, CD-DVD-BD, DVD&Video, Photo&Images, Mobiles, Apple Devices and 3D. Thus all the programs are included in the new interface for easy access from the Free Studio Manager.
With this free software you can convert video and audio files between different formats to iPod, PSP, iPhone, BlackBerry and all popular mobile phones and devices. You can burn and rip DVDs and audio CDs, upload and download YouTube videos and music to your computer, iPod, PSP, iPhone and BlackBerry. It can also perform basic editing of audio and video files as well as record videos and make snapshots.
Daniusoft Video Converter is yet another free video converter for the iPhone, iPod, PSP, Zune, as well as other portable media players and mobile phones. It is an easy-to-use and intuitive free Video Converter that can handle lots of video and audio formats. It can convert HD videos in batch conversion mode to AVI, WMV, MPEG, MOV, FLV and MP4 easily and quickly. It can also extract audio from videos to MP3, WAV and WMA.
You can convert videso to YouTube compatible FLV format, make your video files editable as WMV and AVI so you can load them on Windows Movie Maker or you can edit videos directly by cropping, trimming video length, merging two or more video clips, adjusting video effects, etc.
No logo engraved on your video with this free converter, supporting many formats, new design and new possibilities such as Youtube Video Converter ability. It also has Daily Motion AVC video conversion and support of QCELP (USA) audio codec, KDDI (Japan) Codec, TS HD from Satellite receivers such as Dreambox and includes an integrated video audio player.
Format Factory is a multifunctional media converter providing the functions below:
All formats to MP4/3GP/MPG/AVI/WMV/FLV/SWF.
All formats to MP3/WMA/AMR/OGG/AAC/WAV.
All formats to JPG/BMP/PNG/TIF/ICO/GIF/TGA.
Rip DVD to video file, Rip Music CD to audio file.
MP4 files support iPod/iPhone/PSP/BlackBerry format.
Also supports RMVB,Watermark, AV Mux.