Adobe Media Encoder is a freeware video encoder offered by Adobe to compliment their other products such as Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe After Effects.
The application itself, however, can be used as a standalone video encoder tool which was designed especially for use with different screen sizes, formats and resolutions.
Adobe Media Encoder CC is certainly a useful application to have if you're thinking of uploading videos and media to sites like YouTube or Vimeo. Despite being an Adobe product, it's very easy-to-use and provides a number of different presets.
With Adobe Media Encoder, you can queue up a number of files, essentially making it easy to "set and forget", as video encoding can take some time.
The video section of this media encoder including different settings like the final resolution (down-sampling or up-scaling), field order, aspect ratio, frame rate and more.
Overall, Adobe Media Encoder is an excellent application to have if you're doing any type of video editing on your PC.
Adobe Media Encoder is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from media converter software without restrictions. Adobe Media Encoder CC 2018 12.1.2 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this media encoder software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Adobe.
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