Any Video Converter Review: the best free video solution toolkit?
AVC freeware review
The AVC – Any Video Converter freeware is a pro piece of utility toolkit for video downloading and conversion tasks. it is totally free, packs a lot of useful add-ons and features. This is a tool you’d definitely like because it has an intuitive, user-friendly interface. You also get to download online videos with ease.
There are various media formats available at the moment. Many of these formats cannot be played on some media players because of compatibility issue. Hence, you should be needing a video conversion software get your videos playable on various media players (portable and standard media players). The Any Video Converter (AVC) has a free version that allows one to perform several professional video functions.
Any Video Converter Freeware
The AVC – Any Video Converter freeware is a pro piece of utility toolkit for video downloading and conversion tasks. it is totally free, packs a lot of useful add-ons and features. This is a tool you’d definitely like because it has a super intuitive and user-friendly interface. Also, you get to download online videos at ease, record your PC screen, play media files, as well as burn DVD’s using this tool.
Amazingly, this free video converter supports a wide range of various media formats as both input and output profiles. It also has Mac and Windows versions; so, irrespective of your PC’s OS, you can still access and use this awesome toolkit.
Features of AVC – Any Video Converter Freeware
- Intuitive and user-friendly interface
- A wide range of various supported media formats
- Online video downloader and converter
- On-Screen recording function
- Media player
- Includes video editing tools
- DVD Ripper
Minimum System Requirements for AVC free
- Supported OS: Windows 2000 SP4*, XP, Vista, 7 (32 and 64bit), Windows 8 and 10
- Processor: 1GHz Intel/AMD processor or above
- RAM: 256MB RAM or above (512MB recommended)
- Storage space: at least 70MB for installation
Supports formats and devices
|Input Supported Formats||Video||4K, AVI, FLV, MPG, MP4, M4V(without DRM), M2V, SWF, 3GP, 3G2, 3GPP, MOV, TS, TP, TRP, M2TS, MTS, MKV, DV, WMV, H.261, H.263, H.264, NUT, NC, NSV and many more|
|Output Supported Formats||Video||WMV, MPG, H.264/MPEG-4, DivX, XviD, MPEG-1 & 2, AVI, 3GP, 3G2, FLV, F4V, SWF, DV, VOB, HTML5 WebM/MP4/OGV Theora, DVD NTSC, DVD PAL, H.265|
|Audio||MP3, OGG, WAV, AAC, WMA, AIFF, CAF, AMR, RA, AU, MP2, AC3, M4R, M4A, FLAC|
|Image||PNG, GIF (Animation)|
|Devices supported||Phones||Apple, Samsung, Google Android, BlackBerry, LG, Huawei, Nokia, Windows phone|
|Consoles||Sony PlayStations consoles, Nintendo|
|Others||Archos, iRiver, Toshiba Gigabeat, Creative Zen, Sandisk Sansa|
Any Video Converter Review
I have used quite a lot of video converters, both free and paid but this freeware surprised me. A free tool it is but packs lots of premium functions plus a super-intuitive interface. All the tools and functions work perfectly and you’ll not receive a message to upgrade to a pro version before accessing a particular function as seen in most other softwares.
The overall performance of this software is superb in all aspects and it’s a perfect video conversion tool for every PC owner who deals with videos often. You’ll definitely not pay a dime to use the Any Video Converter Freeware yet, you get to do a lot of things! This is unlike the iSkysoft Video Converter i reviewed sometimes ago.
How to use the AVC
Like I said earlier, there are various tasks you can perform using this freeware and below are the steps to explore them respectively. First things first, you have to download the software from HERE, then refer to the guides below to use perform various functions using the tool.
Launch the software and add your video(s) using any of the provided methods – via a disc or from your PC local storage. You can also drag and drop the videos right on the software interface, it’ll upload automatically.
Once your video is successfully uploaded, choose an output format/profile. There are tons of supported formats by this software, you can check above to see the list.
Here you can choose whether to convert your video into an audio file or any other format of your preference. To do this, click on the button indicated in the screenshot above and choose any profile of your choice.
This is the final step, once you have selected the output format/profile, go on and click on the “convert” button to start the conversion instantly.
The steps above are best for straight-forward conversion. i.e: in situations where you do not want to edit the videos before conversion. but, if you are going to edit the videos before conversion, then use the guide below.
Editing Videos with the AVC Freeware
Editing videos with this software include; adding video effects, subtitle, watermark, trimming or cutting the video. After you have uploaded the video(s) to this software, click on the “add effects” icon; it is the last button you’ll see toward the end of your video. Check screenshot above for clarification.
Also, you can quickly set custom video resolutions, quality, take screenshots, fps, etc. via the options/tools available at the left pane.
After editing the video, click “ok” to return to the main software window, then, click on “convert“.
Burn DVD function
Yes, you can rip DVDs and CDs with this freeware and here’s how to that;
- Launch the software and toggle to the “Burn DVD” tab
- Add your video(s) from a source – local disk or disc
- Set an output profile, format your video, and change template
- Burn the video
Note: you can equally edit the video following the same method explained previously.
Downloading online videos
Normally, you can’t download videos from online streaming websites like YouTube, Vimeo, etc. because the developers do not provide such an option/permission. But, you can copy the video URL and paste it on some tools to get the video if you want it. This software provides you with an option for such activities. Follow the steps below to download online videos using the AVC freeware.
- Launch the software and click on “Add URLs“
- Paste the video link you copied from the online site
- Click on “start download“
Other functions of Any Video Converter Freeware
Furthermore, you can use this software to record ongoing activities on your PC screen. The “Record Video” option allows for such a function, this way you can create video tutorials easily.
The AVC freeware can serve as a media player. Simply toggle to the “Play Video” tab and add your media files.
Already, I have carefully detailed out all the functions of this software and how you can use them. It is quite easy using the AVC to tackle video tasks; just Add video>>>set output profile>>>edit>>>convert or burn.
- Super intuitive interface
- Includes other useful utility tools
- Faster operation
- Reliable online video downloader
- Apart from the conversion tools, the other tools are not fully sophisticated
Availability and Pricing
This software is totally free with no hidden charges and it is available for both Windows and Mac OS PC users. Once your personal computer meets with the minimum requirements listed up there, then, you’re all set to use this tool.
Wrap up and Verdict
For everyone looking out for a professional video converter, the AVC freeware is a solid choice; it provides you with a lot of tools and you are going to pay NOTHING! So far, I’ve never had any bad experience with this software, I’d update this article of any comes up.
However, dopitech admins would love to hear your opinions and views on this converter. Have you used a free video converter tool better off than this one? kindly share it us and other readers. Thanks.