MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio file. MediaInfo provides details about a both video and audio details, including an tag information. Links are provided to Web locations for download of most video codecs and applications. File data is exportable in a variety of formats including CSV, text and HTML. Note: MediaInfo tries to install sponsored OpenCandy software during installation, make sure to cancel that before continuing.
What can I do with it?
- Read many video and audio file formats
- Different methods of viewing information (text, sheet, tree, HTML...)
- You can customize these views
- Exporting information as text, CSV, HTML...
- Graphical Interface, or Command Line, or DLL
- Integration with MS-Windows shell (drag 'n' drop, and Context menu)
- Internationalization: any language display on any version of your Operating System
- Localization capability (but volunteers needed)
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, AVI, DivX, WMV, QuickTime, Real, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DVD (VOB)... (Codecs: DivX, XviD, MSMPEG4, ASP, H.264, AVC...)
- Audio: OGG, MP3, WAV, RA, AC3, DTS, AAC, M4A, AU, AIFF...
- Subtitles: SRT, SSA, ASS, SAMI...
What's new in this version:
- Ukrainian translation updated
- AC-3: Little Endian streams support
- LXF: AVC streams support
- ISM: better support
- File referencing other files (HLS, ISM...): menu in case there is more than 1 stream per referenced file
- MPEG-TS: option for keeping streams detected at the beginning then disabled in a an update of the PMT (activated by default)
- MPEG-PS: program_map_section support for uncommon streams embedded in MPEG-PS
- Referenced files (MXF, HLS, MOV, P2, XDCAM...): issues with source name, track order, files size
- MPEG-TS/MPEG-PS: regression, some files with AC-3/DTS/DVD subtitles were not well analyzed anymore
- MPEG-4 channel mapping: Lt and Rt (matrix-encoded) channel mapping were missing
- GXF: handling of buggy files having non-PCM AES3 codec identifier but actually having PCM
- MPEG-4: better support of MPEG-4 files having corrupted metadata atom
- 3529510, EIA/CEA-708: was not detected if the stream was not present at the beginning