Top 10 Free Video Converters for Windows 10/8.1/8/7

How to convert video to audio or other formats without any cost? Here I have listed the top 10 free video converters for windows users who want to convert video or audio files to any format easily. Read this article to learn the best free video converters for Windows 10, 8, and 7.

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Jane Zhou

Updated on Aug 22, 2023

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A reliable video converter can do you a great favor when you want to play your video on any device. If you are looking for a free video converter for windows 10, you must find out if the video converter is easy to use, free, and easy to get. According to the tips mentioned, I have listed the top 10 best free video converters for Windows below. They can let you convert to or from MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, MOV, GIF, and more.

Top 1. EaseUS Video Converter

EaseUS Video Converter is the first free video converting software for Windows 10 on our recommendation list. It supports various video and audio file formats, including MP4, AVI, MKV, MPEG, MOV, MP3, AAC, FLAC, etc., and you are free to change your file to any formats supported.

Unlike other converters, this program is easy to operate, and you can complete your conversion tasks in three steps. Besides, batch converting is also available here, and that lets you convert many video files at the same time. It is also worth mentioning that you are able to adjust some parameters like the resolution to your converted files for further use.

EaseUS Video Converter

  • Simple and intuitive user interface
  • Convert video to audio in simple three steps
  • Enable to transcode your output file
  • An excellent media player that can play almost all media files

Top 2. Free HD Video Converter Factory

Free HD Video Converter Factory makes light work of not only converting videos between formats, but also offering basic editing and optimization options, and the ability to combine multiple clips.

This Windows video converter offers a huge choice of output formats, and you can specify the destination device to allow the software to choose the most appropriate settings for you. Besides, you can customize the video settings as you like, such as bitrate and audio quality, etc.

Advantages:

  • Incredibly simple to use
  • Profiles for lots of output formats
  • Decent range of editing tools

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Top 3. HandBrake

HandBrake is one of the best free video converters for Windows PC that can convert video from nearly any format to a selection of modern, widely supported codecs.

Beyond that, this open source video converter offers a lot of features that allow for precise control of video conversion, including cropping, advanced filtering, and frame rate adjustment. Besides, you can convert videos directly to iDevice and Android phones.

Advantages:

  • Convert video from nearly any format
  • Free and open source
  • Multi-Platform (Windows, Mac, and Linux)

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Top 4. Format Factory

Format Factory is another free video converter for Windows 10. It also supports a wide range of file formats such as MPG, MP4, MP3, AVI, 3GP, OGG, BMP, TIF, TGA, ICO, WMA, SWF, FLV, JPG, WMV... Plus, it also supports iPod's multimedia and iPhone's file formats. 

What's more, it also can help you repair the damaged media file, compress video or audio, or even edit your video or images with simple clicks.

Advantages:

  • This freeware is modified and brought up to date on a regular basis
  • When downloaded, it comes in many languages

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Top 5. DivX Converter

For nearly 20 years, DivX has been creating innovative technology to provide stunning entertainment experiences for people around the world.

The free version of the software offers decent conversion speeds, high-quality output, and the option of 4K. You can upgrade to the paid version by buying individual features, such as Cloud Connect, a Video Pack, a DFX Audio Enhancer, or a DTS-HD Plug-In.

Advantages:

  • Solid conversion speeds
  • High-quality video output
  • 4K video available

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Top 6. Freemake Video Converter

Another best video converter for Windows 10 I'd like to recommend is Freemake Video Converter.

This software converts videos and movies between 500+ formats and gadgets for free! It has a simple and easy-to-use interface. The unique feature is that The freeware gives a ready web player and embed code to put on a site or blog. That is to say, you can download and then convert videos that are online, after which you can save them offline after the conversion.

Advantages:

  • Good output quality
  • Fast conversions with the paid version
  • You can convert videos from online sources with the software
  • It has an easy-to-understand interface

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Top 7. Free Video Converter

This software is both online and offline. You can directly convert to MP4, MP3, or other formats on its official site. Or, you can download it to your Windows PC to convert your videos to other formats. This software is really free and makes video conversion and editing very convenient for the user. It has a small set of output options including MPEG, 3GP, FLV, MOV, MP4 MKV, and AVI.

Advantages:

  • Batch conversion
  • Clear interface
  • Fast processing
  • Supports online conversion

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Top 8. NCH Prism Video Converter Software

NCH Prism Video Converter Software converts AVI, MP4, WMV, MOV, MPEG, FLV, and other video file formats. It offers both a free and paid version. The free version is limited to the number of output options available but is ideal for novice users. Prism gives you fast conversions and high-quality output, but 1080p is the highest resolution. If you are looking for a 4K converter, this one cannot satisfy your needs.

Advantages:

  • Easy to use
  • Fast speeds
  • High-quality output
  • The free version is good for beginners

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Top 9 FFmpeg

It is a complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video. It is available on Windows, Mac, and Linux. It supports many different file formats like AVI, MP3, and MP4. It comes with many features like presets and allows you to extract music from video files. It is totally free, but some beginners may find it hard to master their interface.

Advantages:

  • It is totally free
  • It supports and is compatible with many file formats
  • It converts videos with a very fast speed

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Top 10. MPEG Streamclip

MPEG Streamclip is a powerful free video converter, player, editor for Mac and Windows. It supports many formats including MPEG, VOB, PS, M2P, MOD, VRO, DAT, MOV, and more. What's more, you can use this free video converter to edit videos with Cut, Copy, Paste, and Trim. Just like FFmpeg, MPEG Streamclip also has an old and difficult interface for some beginners.

Advantages:

  • It is compatible with many different file formats.
  • You are able to download videos online and convert them.
  • Applies to both Mac and Windows

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Conclusion

If you are looking for a fast and easy-to-use video converter, EaseUS Video Converter is your best choice. If you are an advanced user and want to use a video converter on many platforms, Handbrake, FFmpeg, and MPEG Streamclip can meet your needs best. If you want to convert videos online, then, you should choose Freemake Video Converter or MPEG Streamclip.

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