Solved Video Format and Video Encoder Help Tags: Multimedia Video Format Apps Last response: July 28, 2012 12:40 PM in Applications Share gabrielorie July 28, 2012 7:35:16 AM Hey there, i'm about to convert some HD videos and i need some help. There are lots of options for the video format and the video codecs, can you help me choose the one with the best quality? Formats: -MP4 -AVI -3GP -RMBV -WMV -MKV -MPG -VOB -VOB -FLV Encoders: -MPEG4 (Divx) -MPEG4 (Xvid) -AVC (H264) -MSMPEG4V2 -FLV1 -MPEG2 -MJPEG -Copy Thanks to anyone who can help me More about : video format video encoder Best solution Sunius July 28, 2012 7:55:57 AM I personally use XVID codec with .avi format when I'm converting 1080p gaming videos from uncompressed fraps. Video quality doesn't suffer, or at least it seems so. Share Pyree July 28, 2012 7:59:22 AM H.264 in mkv container. m 0 l Related resources YouTube video format help - Forum Video encoder software with GPU acceleration? (for making small mkv) - Forum Vivo vga video input tv encoder - Forum $800 video encoder? - Forum Does anyone know of a good FREE video encoder? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer gabrielorie July 28, 2012 12:39:31 PM Sunius, your method worked the best for me because i also want to convert uncompressed fraps gameplay. The mkv was too grainy.. Thanks for all the help guys! m 0 l gabrielorie July 28, 2012 12:39:39 PM Best answer selected by gabrielorie. m 0 l Sunius July 28, 2012 12:40:11 PM Glad I helped . m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I920 or 4870 ati encoder for video encoding Forum Looking for a hardware video encoder/video capture card for up to $150 Forum Multi-core utilizing video encoder Forum Stream video from XP with Media Encoder Forum Video cropped after using Mainconcept Mpeg Encoder Forum Import video created with Win Media Encoder degrades Forum video cpture for Window Media Encoder Forum Parallel MPEG-4 Video Encoder Forum DV Video encoder Forum Video CD Encoder (Software or Hardware) Forum SolvedVideo Encoding 16Gb or 32gb? Forum SolvedIntel i7 4930k (Ivy-Bridge) vs. AMD FX-9590 processor for Video Encoding Forum SolvedBest Video Format Forum Help with HTPC/Video Encoding Build Forum SolvedWhich is the best price for performance video card for editing and encoding video? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Applications categories Graphics Internet Applications Multimedia Office Security CAD Distributed Computing Drivers Enterprise Software Firmware Programming Photoshop Skype Wordpress !