MediaInfo

MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio file. MediaInfo provides details about a both video and audio details, including tag information. Links are provided to Web locations for download of most video codecs and applications. File data is exportable in a variety of formats including CSV, text and HTML.

What can I do with it?

  • Read many video and audio file formats
  • Different methods of viewing information (text, sheet, tree, HTML…)
  • You can customize these views
  • Exporting information as text, CSV, HTML…
  • Graphical Interface, or Command Line, or DLL
  • Integration with MS-Windows shell (drag 'n' drop, and Context menu)
  • Internationalization: any language display on any version of your Operating System
  • Localization capability (but volunteers needed)

What information can I get from MediaInfo?

  • General: title, author, director, album, track number, date, duration…
  • Video: codec, aspect, fps, bitrate…
  • Audio: codec, sample rate, channels, language, bitrate…
  • Text: language of subtitle
  • Chapters: number of chapters, list of chapters

What format (container) does MediaInfo support?

  • Video: MKV, OGM, AVI, DivX, WMV, QuickTime, Real, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DVD (VOB)… (Codecs: DivX, XviD, MSMPEG4, ASP, H.264, AVC…)
  • Audio: OGG, MP3, WAV, RA, AC3, DTS, AAC, M4A, AU, AIFF…
  • Subtitles: SRT, SSA, ASS, SAMI…

MediaInfo 21.03 changelog:

  • WAV: ADM profile detection of Dolby Atmos Master or MPEG-H
  • SMPTE ST 337: support of AC-4
  • AC-3/AC-4: show top layer channels after Lw/Rw, as it becomes the defacto standard layout
  • Dolby Surround EX and Pro Logic IIz detection
  • Matroska: add DV support
  • DV: remove check of zeroed bytes in timecode, considered again as valid timecode
  • TIFF; add support of compression codes 7 and 8
  • WAV: show bext (BWF) version in verbose mode / XML / JSON
  • MXF: detection fo DCI P3 mastering display color primaries
  • Options: add software version to text output (Windows GUI)
  • Options: add report creation timestamp to text output (Windows GUI)
  • macOS: native build for Apple Silicon (arm64)
  • HDR: mastering max. luminance precision was wrong
  • WM: fix EncodingTime parsing
  • MOV/MP4: skip XMP huge atoms, fix
  • MPEG-TS: fix inverted supplementary_audio_descriptor mix_type values
  • AAC: fix File_Aac::is_intensity according to ISO/IEC 14496-3:2009
  • I1353, MP4: Skip user data Xtra and free atoms
  • FFV1: fix crash with some bitstreams parsing
  • TIFF: fix division by 0
  • RF64: fix the WAV malformed chunk size test
  • macOS 10.9/10.10: fix crash at startup
  • Supported platforms: this is the last version compatible with Windows XP, macOS 10.5-10.9, RHEL/CentOS 6

Download: MediaInfo 21.03 | 5.8 MB (Open Source)
Download: Portable MediaInfo 21.03 32-bit | 3.3 MB
Download: Portable MediaInfo 21.03 64-bit | 4.7 MB
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