MPEG Streamclip

MPEG Streamclip

Average User Rating:
3.4
out of 13 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.2
  • Total Downloads:
    108,034
  • Date Added:
    Aug. 12, 2008
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    541.84KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    217
  • Platform:
    Windows

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5 stars

"Perfect for DSLR .mov footage"

June 06, 2012  |  By SidneyTurnerMedia

 |  Version: MPEG Streamclip 1.2

Pros

Free
Works fast
Used by some pros

Cons

Has a glitched button and window. Still works but is a bit fiddky.

Summary

Works great and fast on my PC. Transcodes in real time (5min footage takes 5min to transcode) Does require a good bit of messing around to get settings right.I use with the Avid DNxHD codec and it converts the H2.64 into something VERY usable for video editing programs. Big/long files playback in realtime without having to 'render' them first in Sonyvegas/Premiere Pro. Philip Bloom (a professional director) himself uses this software although as he uses mac, he does not use the Avid codec.

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1 stars

"Non-functional"

November 12, 2011  |  By annabananaruth

 |  Version: MPEG Streamclip 1.2

Pros

No pros; it did not work.

Cons

I tried downloading different YouTube videos, but MPEG Streamclip always put over 20 videos in the queue, and failed to download any of them. I watched a tutorial on how to use this software, and it seemed pretty straightforward; I don't think I'm doing anything wrong!

Summary

Did not work - at least not on my Win 7 system.

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3 stars

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September 15, 2011  |  By robertsaint

 |  Version: MPEG Streamclip 1.2

Pros

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Cons

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Summary

MPEG Streamclip cannot open mpeg2 files without downloading-installing additional software.

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4 stars

"Probably the best video transcoding freeware"

January 06, 2011  |  By JLMalaquias

 |  Version: MPEG Streamclip 1.2

Pros

It knows a great number of codecs, it is easy to use, and it works fine most of the times

Cons

It is a little Apple-centric, requiring you to have QuickTime.
Also, it had some problems with specific codecs.
A bit slow

Summary

Great deal, considering that it's freeware.
If you have a nasty codec compatibility problem, this may be the way to solve it.

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4 stars

"Easy to use"

December 29, 2008  |  By sbtf064

 |  Version: MPEG Streamclip 1.2

Pros

It is great for downloading youtube videos and is very easy to figure out. It is also very light on system resources.

Cons

You have to Quicktime in order for it to work.

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5 stars

"exactly what I wanted, does the job, no extraneous junk"

November 27, 2008  |  By fubidou

 |  Version: MPEG Streamclip 1.2

Pros

Does exactly what it says it will. No fussing about. Installs in seconds. Appears to be very light on CPU. Very easy to use, don't need to read the instructions (apart from the READ ME FIRST file - you do need to read that!)

Cons

Didn't let me drag the file into it. Had to go via the menu. But not a problem. READ ME FIRST file says you need to have QuickTime or equivalent installed to run the program. But that is not a problem - most people have this.

Summary

No flashy graphics, upgrade offers, doesn't assume it knows what I want, doesn't eat my CPU. Just converts the file from what it is, to what I want it to be. Saves it where I want it to be saved. Nothing more. Nothing confusing. The best kind of software out there.

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3 stars

"It did the MP4 to AVI conversion I needed"

September 28, 2008  |  By janos_arrakoski

 |  Version: MPEG Streamclip 1.2

Pros

Did what I expected it to do, converted the MP4 file to AVI while another well rated software (Format Factory) did not. I have not used it more yet.

Cons

Did not come with an installer, you can add the icons yourself but it's nice if the software does it for you. The conversion was quite slow. I have not used it more yet.

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2 stars

"It needs more."

August 27, 2008  |  By ZZDaikun

 |  Version: MPEG Streamclip 1.2

Pros

Great for merging and converting certain movie files to other formats. Basic cutting is very precise. Wide variety of compression types.

Cons

Can't import AVIs, although it can export them (figure that out). Lacks a lot of useful editing features. Doesn't fix the sizes for multiple clips with different resolutions. Only merges clips in alphabetical order, for some reason.

Summary

It's still too young. If you just want to snag some quick clips from your favorite podcasts, this is right up your alley. However, if you're looking for a potential alternative to Windows Movie Maker, move along.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.2
Version 1.2 adds a new option to insert a textual watermark, playback and download of YouTube MP4 videos, and support for AVI 2.0 movies.
General
Publisher Squared 5
Publisher web site http://www.alfanet.it/squared5
Release Date August 12, 2008
Date Added August 12, 2008
Version 1.2
Category
Category Video Software
Subcategory Video Converters
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements Windows XP/Vista, Apple QuickTime 7
Download Information
File Size 541.84KB
File Name MPEG_Streamclip_1.2.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 108,034
Downloads Last Week 217
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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