Explore the Media Ecosystem

Media Players

Media players comes in many forms from do-it-all programs that pack a multitude of features to programs that are designed to only do very specific tasks.

Media File Formats

Sometimes it feels like you can't go through a day without seeing another media file format being released. Keep tabs on new developments here.

Media News

Track the latest news on media players with updates on new releases and developments.

Bitrate Calculator: A FREE, easy way to calculate media file sizes before conversion.

  • 5 Steps to Get Started:

  • 1. Enter duration of media file
  • 2. Set framerate and aspect ratio
  • 3. Select the bitrate of audio tracks

  • 4. Set final file size
  • 5. Using this information, the calculator will display the ideal bitrate to use


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