Tags: dvd ripper, ipod, psp

Alternative To: AnyDvd, AVS Video Converter

HandBrake is a GPL'd multiplatform, multithreaded DVD to MPEG-4 ripper/converter. HandBrake was originally available on the BeOS, but now has been ported over to MacOS X and to GNU/Linux. A Windows port is being worked on.

Supported sources:
- Any DVD-like source: VIDEO_TS folder, DVD image or real DVD (even encrypted)
- AC-3, LPCM or MPEG audio tracks

- File format: MP4, AVI or OGM
- Video: MPEG-4 or H.264 (1 or 2 passes or constant quantizer encoding)
- Audio: AAC, MP3, Vorbis or AC-3 pass-through (supports encoding of several audio tracks)

Misc features:
- Chapter selection
- Basic subtitle support (burned into the picture)
- Integrated bitrate calculator
- Picture deinterlacing, cropping and scaling
- Grayscale encoding
Interface: Command Line, Graphical (Gtk)
Associated Programs
gstreamer1.0-alsa GStreamer plugin for ALSA
gstreamer1.0-libav libav plugin for GStreamer
gstreamer1.0-pulseaudio GStreamer plugin for PulseAudio
gstreamer1.0-x GStreamer plugins for X11 and Pango
Available deb Repositories (how-to add a respository)
Debian 32-bit 64-bit
stable 0.10.5+ds1-2+b3 0.10.5+ds1-2+b3
testing 1.0.7+ds1-2+b3 1.0.7+ds1-2+b3
sid 1.0.7+ds1-2+b3 1.0.7+ds1-2+b3

Ubuntu 32-bit

Marillat 32-bit 64-bit
stable 1:1.0.7-dmo3 1:1.0.7-dmo3
sid 1:1.0.7+20180227.git236de1df7-dmo1 1:1.0.7+20180227.git236de1df7-dmo1

GetDeb 32-bit 64-bit
precise 0.9.9-1~getdeb1 0.9.9-1~getdeb1

Rating: Very Good (3 votes)

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