Why should you care about encoding to H.265 for your video files?
H.265, is a successor to currently most commonly used video compression format H.264, which is said to double the data compression ratio compared with the previous.
Most 4K devices with a 4K display support decode H.265/HEVC, 4K/H.265 videos playback on it can be provide a better visual experience.
A lot of Apple device users want to convert their video files to H.265 format since its the best format for video experience.
The most important is that you soon won't have much choice. The H.265 format, often, is being adopted as the new standard, particularly at the commercial level, and video creators/editors are slowly but surely being required to use it - especially for a little thing called 4K video.
Advance to the future, H.265 videos will be supported by HTML5, and will be the next blu-ray deliverys for all 4K televisions.
How to re-coding Videos from and to H.265 Files?
In order to encode different video files to H.265, you will need to have a reliable H.265 converter to do the job. With Pavtube Video Converter( Windows/Mac) you can encode videos from almost any input any files to H.265 HEVC codec format, you can also decode H.265 files to other formats, too.
|Tips: Pavtube Video Converter and other Windows Pavtube software has recently upgrade to version 220.127.116.11 with support for H.265/HEVC encoding acceleration on a PC that running Nvidia GPU with either Maxwell (GM206) or Pascal technology enabled graphic cards.|
It is an all-in-one H.265 decoder, encoder, converter and player. Not only can it allow people to encode SD/HD videos (AVCHD, M2TS, MTS, MXF, MKV, H.264, MP4, AVI, TS, WMV, MOV, MPEG, etc.) to H.265 with several mouse clicks, but also decode H.265 to common video files.
Key Features of Pavtube Video Converter:
-enables to encode all variety of video files including MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, MPG, MKV, VOB, FLV, AVCHD, MXF, RMVB, WTV and etc to H.265.
-supports decoding H.265 to other video format like MP4, AVI or directly convert H.265 video to audio format like MP3, WAV, AAC, WMA, AIFF, FLAC, RA, AU, DTS and etc.
-directly play H.265 video files without format conversion in the preview window after loaded in.
-edit H.265 like merge H.265 files into one, crop H.265, trim H.265, rotate H.265 video, add subtitles/watermark to HEVC, adjust the H.265 parameter like bitrates, frame rate, aspect ratio, audio volume and etc.
Besides, the program also supports various professinal encoders, Apple Intermediate Codec, ProRes and DNxHD, DVCPRO, HDV - ensuring the best results when editing with iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer or Sony Vegas, respectively.
Encoding videos to/from HEVC h.265 with Pavtube Video Converter is just as easy as load a file, choose a preset for the output, and click Convert. Download the right version and follow the step guide.
Guide: Encode/Decode Videos to and from H.265 Files.
Step 1. Import the file to Video Converter Software.
You can click "Add Video" button to load MOV files to the program. You can also directly drag the MOV video files into the program directly.
Step 2. Choose the preset H.265 Output Format.
In order to convert any files to H.265, you just have to select the format you want your file to be converted to. From the"Format" drop-down option, you can select one of the preset "H.265(*MP4)"video as the otuput profile format.
Step 3.Begin the Conversion.
Now hit on the "Convert" button on software main interface to start the conversion. The speed of completion always depends on how big or how many your files are.
Additional H.265 encode/decode:HandBrake
HandBrake is another encoding tool available for users who like to choose the best parts of other programs. Like the x265 Encoder it is open source, and the latest 0.10 version upgrades to H.265 compatibility. In fact, it even supports x265 directly, as well as features from linbpx, VP8, and other sources - giving you the option to mix and match your open source cereals in the same big bowl. If you have Windows, you can also get support for QuickSync video.
In addition to borrowing the encoder, HandBrake's method of picking out features from various services means that you need a lot of support for everything to work, which could take time. On the plus side, you can have the best of several worlds with some effort.
It is also worth noting that HandBrake is one of those useful options that can also work on Mac OS X and Ubuntu, so it's a bit more crossplatform than other tools. However, this can come at a cost, because video transcoding speeds can vary wildly from setup to setup. HandBrake is busy updating all its components and smoothing out the bumps in the road, but it's a work in progress, so you may not see the same results you would in something like Pavtube.