MediaInfo Software: Technical and Tag Information About a Video or Audio File

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What information can I get from MediaInfo?

  • General: title, author, director, album, track number, date, duration…
  • Video: codec, aspect, fps, bitrate…
  • Audio: codec, sample rate, channels, language, bitrate…
  • Text: language of subtitle
  • Chapters: number of chapters, list of chapters

What format (container) does MediaInfo support?

  • Video: MKV, OGM, AVIDivX, WMV, QuickTime, Real, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DVD (VOB)…
    (Codecs: DivXXviD, MSMPEG4, ASP, H.264, AVC…)
  • Audio: OGG, MP3, WAV, RA, AC3, DTS, AAC, M4A, AU, AIFF…
  • Subtitles: SRT, SSA, ASS, SAMI…

What can I do with it?

  • Read many video and audio file formats
  • Different methods of viewing information (text, sheet, tree, HTML…)
  • You can customise these views
  • Exporting information as text, CSV, HTML…
  • Graphical Interface, Command Line, or DLL
  • Integration with MS-Windows shell (drag ‘n’ drop, and Context menu)
  • Internationalisation: Any language display on any version of your operating system
  • Localisation capability (but volunteers needed)

Perian: free, open source QuickTime component (OSX)

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  • File formats: AVI, DIVX, FLV, MKV, GVI, VP6, and VFW
  • Video types: MS-MPEG4 v1 & v2, DivX, 3ivx, H.264, Sorenson H.263, FLV/Sorenson Spark, FSV1, VP6, H263i, VP3, HuffYUV, FFVHuff, MPEG1 & MPEG2 Video, Fraps, Snow, NuppelVideo, Techsmith Screen Capture, DosBox Capture
  • Audio types: Windows Media Audio v1 & v2, Flash ADPCM, Xiph Vorbis (in Matroska), and MPEG Layer I & II Audio, True Audio, DTS Coherent Acoustics, Nellymoser ASAO
  • AVI support for: AAC, AC3 Audio, H.264, MPEG4, and VBR MP3
  • Subtitle support for SSA/ASS and SRT