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MediaInfo 18.08


MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio file. MediaInfo provides details about a both video and audio details, including 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.

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...

MediaInfo 18.08 changelog:

  • Dolby Atmos (in E-AC-3 or TrueHD): support of bed channel count/configuration + objects count + complexity index
  • AC-3/DTS/AAC: display of info about legacy decoders behavior removed
  • AC-3/DTS/AAC: some changes in how format is displayed
  • AC-3/DTS/AAC: better split between technical names and commercial names
  • AAC: support of profile information from MP4_IOD_Tag AudioProfileLevelIndication
  • USAC (xHE-AAC) support
  • Audio channel layout: using a new terminology, better suited for 3D Audio, see
  • DSD (DSF & DSDIFF) support
  • DXD (Digital eXtreme Definition) commercial name
  • Dolby Vision: use new form for profile (numbers instead of acronyms)
  • New format "Directory" when image sequence + audio file is detected (1 directory style for the moment)
  • PBCore2 export update, thanks to WGBH
  • MPEG-7 export update
  • NISO export update
  • AV1: support of AOmedia AV1 based on 1.0.0 specifications
  • ATRAC9 detection
  • Versionned RPMs
  • HEVC: better support of buggy SEI
  • ADTS: CodecID
  • Support of injection of external metadata
  • HTTPS: support of AWS extension "x-amz-*" in HTTPS headers, permitting to manage temporary credentials (AssumeRole)
  • MPEG-4, #1005: Obey edit list in QuickTime Timecode track
  • MIXML: hide fields which were hidden in normal output
  • Hybrid AC-3/E-AC-3 (in Blu-rays): bit rate info was wrong
  • Lot of bug fixes

Download: MediaInfo 18.08 | 5.4 MB (Open Source)
Download: Portable MediaInfo 18.08 32-bit | 3.2 MB
Download: Portable MediaInfo 18.08 64-bit | 4.4 MB
View: MediaInfo Homepage

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