[FFmpeg-user] How to convert mov to avi or mp4 without loss of quality
Carl Eugen Hoyos
cehoyos at ag.or.at
Wed Dec 25 19:25:43 CET 2013
Guido Van Hoecke <guivho <at> gmail.com> writes:
> I've tried to search the documentation and came up with
> some recipees to convert my mov movies to either avi or mp4.
(Why do you want to "convert" from mov to mp4, they are mostly
> But the result is always far inferior wrt quality.
Command line and complete, uncut console output missing.
They are particularly important for unspecific questions
like this one.
> I don't really care about the size, but I would like to
> keep the original quality as far as possible.
Use -qscale 2
If you actually don't want to "convert" but just remux,
-vcodec copy is the alternative.
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