About Convert VOB to AVI (Freeware)
As its name show, this software can "Convert VOB to AVI", it can decode video and audio data in the VOB video files, and convert these to AVI video formats, AVI video formats that program supported include MPEG4, DivX and Xvid, not only AVI video format, this software can convert VOB to WMV, MOV, FLV, 3GP video format also. You can use this software to extract the audio/sound from the VOB video files, with this free program, you create original movie soundtrack by yourself (MP3 format).
This software is very easy to use, select a VOB file by clicking the "Open" button, choice a output video format, then hit the "Convert" button, this program will show one dialog to ask the output folder, after you select one existed folder or create new folder, program will convert your VOB file at once, the output video file will show on the program interface. This software can support the very large file (more than 2GB, please make sure that you have necessary disk space available on your PC), it can work fine with Windows XP and Windows Vista (include Vista-32bits and Vista-64bits).
The latest version is 1.3, some bugs have been fixed. Now, the output MOV video format can be playing in Quicktime Player correctly, and the output MPEG4 video format can be play in all most popular media players. Thank for some users here.
About VOB video
VOB (Video Object) files is a multimedia container format, an MPEG-2 system stream, contained in DVD-Video media, it complies 100% with the MPEG-2 system level standard (ISO 13818-1). With additional limitations and specifications in the private streams, it contains the actual Video, Audio, Subtitle, and Menu contents in stream form. So while all VOB files are MPEG-2 system streams, not all MPEG-2 system streams comply with the definition for a VOB file.
Why need convert VOB to AVI ?
AVI is very popular video on pc and internet, is a multimedia container format introduced by Microsoft, AVI files can contain both audio and video data in a file container that allows synchronous audio-with-video playback. There is slight overhead when used with popular MPEG-4 codecs (Xvid and DivX, for example), increasing file size more than necessary. The AVI container has no native support for modern MPEG-4 features. AVI video is widely supported on a vast range of operating systems and devices.
What this free program can do ?
- Support converts VOB to MPEG4
- Support converts VOB to DivX
- Support converts VOB to Xvid
- Support converts VOB to MOV (QuickTime)
- Support converts VOB to FLV (Flash Video)
- Support converts VOB to 3GP (Mobile Phone)
- Support converts VOB to MP4 (Sony PSP format)
- Support converts VOB to WMV (Windows Media Video)
- Extract VOB audio to MP3 (Original Movie Soundtrack)
If you want to get the smaller file size with the same good video quality, you can try to choice DivX format, it can provide a wonderful video quality and output file size is smaller than other formats (personal test).