Best HEVC Converter - Convert Any Video to H.265/HEVC and Vice Versa

Something you need to know about HEVC/H.265 and a simple guide for HEVC/H.265 encoding and playback with the help of powerful HEVC converter.


High Efficiency Video Coding/HEVC/H.265

High Efficiency Video Coding/HEVC/H.265

What is HEVC/H.265?

HEVC, developed by the Joint Collaborative Team on Video Coding (JCT-VC), stands for High Efficiency Video Coding (well known as H.265). It is an advanced video compression standard and a successors of the widely adopted H.264 (aka MPEG-4 Part 10, Advanced Video Coding or MPEG-4 AVC).

How Does HEVC/H.265 Work?

HEVC aims to encode video at the lowest possible bitrate while maintaining a high level of video quality in transmission with lower bandwidth utilization ratio. To put it simple, compared with H.264 video, H.265 video offers a smaller video size at the same level of video quality, or a better video quality at the same bitrate.

Nearly Twice Compression Ratio than Before

Nearly Twice Compression Ratio than Before

Meanwhile, HEVC supports resolutions from 240P (320x240) up to 8K UHD 4320p (7680x4320). It means we are able to directly play 4K, 8K UHD videos online on smartphones, tablets and other portable devices. HEVC has already been integrated in more and more consumer products and services like TVs, mobile devices, Netflix, especially the 4K Ultra HD TV. HEVC will become a mainstream trend in the near future.

Why You Need to Convert Video to HEVC?

1. Reduce Video Size without Quality Loss
If you record or shot videos with some HD camcorders, the output video is always with a large file size. It's a better choice to convert videos to HEVC for keeping the original quality with a half file size.

2. Make Video Easier to Store or Transmit
Converting video to HEVC is the perfect solution to compress video for less storage space and bandwidth consumption.

How to Convert Video to H.265/HEVC?

WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro is a versatile and powerful HEVC converter, HEVC decoder (H.265 decoder), HEVC encoder which is a great helper to convert any video to H.265 standard. Free download and install this HEVC video converter on your Windows OS computer, then run it.

HEVC/H.265 converter is the best and simplest solution for HEVC/H.265 encoding and playback which allows you to convert any video to H.265/HEVC and vice versa. Learn more >

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Step 1 - Add Any Video into HEVC converter

Simply click "Add Files" button or drag any video into this H.265 video converter. Also you are allowed to download 4K video by clicking "Download Video" button.

HEVC Converter Interface

HEVC Converter Interface

Step 2 - Set output format

Open the output format drop-down list on the right. You'll find 200+ various formats and devices here. Choose "H.265 Video" under Video tab.

3 Steps to Convert Any Video to HEVC

3 Steps to Convert Any Video to HEVC

Step 3 - Run the conversion

Set output folder and hit Run button. The HEVC converter will start converting video to HEVC format.

How to Convert HEVC/H.265 Video to Any Video Format?

Sometimes, you may find HEVC/H.265 video won't play or unacceptable. That's because many applications and devices still need some time to support the new codec. But for now, this best HEVC converter empowers you to convert HEVC/H.265 video to any format you need.

Smart as you are, you must have figured it out that you just import your H.265 video into this HEVC video converter in the same way. Select any format or device on the right. That means you can convert HEVC video to H.264 video, VP9 video, WebM video, HTML5 video as well as popular AVI, WMV, MKV, MP4, MOV and so forth. Then start the conversion. It's worth mentioning that as a HEVC decoder and H.265 decoder, you're allowed to play any HEVC/H.265 video with the built-in media player. Amazing, isn't it?

200+ Formats and Devices

200+ Formats and Devices

Optional - If you're an advanced user, you can adjust video parameters by clicking Settings button after you select format, such as change resolution, change aspect ratio, remove or increase volume, etc.

Adjust Video Parameters

Adjust Video Parameters

Moreover, HEVC video converter can be used as the 4K video converter and compressor, even simple video editor, which enables you not only to compress and convert 4K video, but also to split/join videos, rotate video, add special video effect. Please feel free to share this tutorial if you think it is helpful!

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