Best 4K Video Converter Review
The 4K resolution video, which offers around four times what current 1080p resolution video can display, has become a trend. More or more movies on Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Vudu, YouTube, UltraFlix are streamed in 4K resolution. In addition, large variety of recording devices including cameras, camcorders, smartphone, tablet now has the ability to record video with 4K resolution (3840×2160 or 4096×2160). The disappointed fact is that the playing, editing and sharing 4K video is still not that convenient due to the following reasons:
– 4K video is too large in file size, which will occupy a lot of space of your computer hard drive or phone memory card
– The decoding of 4K video is very processor intensive, which will have great demand on your computer CPU power.
– Some 4K container format such as 4K MXF, 4K XAVC/XAVC S, 4K TS, etc or 4K compression codec like 4K H.265 or 4K Prores format has poor compatibility with currently available popular media player software, portable devices, video editing software, etc
To fix the 4K video playing, editing and sharing issue, it would be much ideal to convert and compress 4K to popular HD file formats. As a matter of fact, you can easily complete this job with a 4K Video Converter. When you are searching on the Internet, you may find that there are many programs rate itself as the best 4K Video Converter. After a lot of testing and comparison, we finally settle on Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate for Windows/Mac. The following article will take a deep review of this program to show you how our program can assist you to perfectly handle the 4K video conversion, compressing and encoding work.
Best 4K Video Converter Review
Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate is your one stop solution to convert and compress 4K video. It has full support for all 4K video including 4K AVI/WMV/MP4/MOV/MKV/MXF/XAVC/XAVC S/TS and 4K compression codec like 4K H.264, 4K H.265 and 4K Prores. Besides digital 4K video, the program also supports 4K Blu-ray disc, 4K Blu-ray ISO and 4K BDMV folder. With the program, you can batch convert and compress multiple 4K video to various popular HD file formats including H.264 HD MP4, H.264 HD MOV, H.265 HD, MPEG-4 HD MP4, MPEG-2 HD, MPEG-TS HD, MKV HD, WMV HD, Divx HD, AVI HD, BDAV HD, etc.
Besides plain digital file formats, you can also use the program to output 4K video to hot devices and editing software specially optimized HD file formats.
Apart from decoding 4K video, you can also use this program to encode Blu-ray/DVD/digital video with virtually any file format to 4K video with the codec of H.264, H.265 and Prores codec. What distinguishes this great program from all its competitors is that the program supports hard-ware acceleration encoding. You can get up to 6x H.264 codec encoding if you run your computer on Graphic card that supports Nvidia CUDA or AMD APP technolgy or up to 30x H.265 codec encoding if you run your computer on Graphic card that supports Nvidia NVENC technology.
Edit 4K Video by Trimming/Cropping/Splitting
For those people who don’t want to lose quality when compressing 4K video, you can use the program’s built-in editing option such as “Trimming” function to cut off unwanted parts from the 4K video to shorten the video length, “Cropping” function to remove the unwanted black bars or unwanted size area or the “Splitting” function to split large 4K video into smaller parts by file size, count or length.