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ffWorks for Mac

A Comprehensive Video Converter Tool for macOS.

$23.75
In English
4.5
Based on 225 user rates

ffWorks overview

ffWorks, focused on simplicity, brings a fresh approach to the use of FFmpeg, allowing you to create ultra-high-quality movies without the need to write a single line of code on the command-line.

  • High Quality and Control - Convert and processes many media files with high level quality using FFmpeg with no knowledge. Advanced users are not left out in the cold with lots of options to work with.
  • Media Formats - Support for many codecs and containers like MPEG4, H264, H265 HEVC, Matroska, PRORES, DNxHD, DVVideo, MPEG TS, MPEG PS, XAVS, FLV, Theora, AVI, OGG, VP8 and VP9 (.webm), Animated GIF, VOB, MXF, GFX, and many more.
  • Merging Media Files - Stitch unlimited files to one file using either of two methods: concat pass-thru (blistering fast) and Complex Filter.
  • Subtitles Support - Both hard-burned and soft subtitles are supported (external or embedded).
  • Presets - A lot of presets are included by default: iPod, iPad, iPhone, Apple TV, PS4, Xbox One, Wii-U, Android, YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, and many more.
  • Encode Multiple Files at Once - Batch-encode up to 8 files at the same time.
Features
  • 400+ advanced options - Convert with control and power
  • 50+ video filters - Add watermark, timecode rendering, padding and cropping, rotation, video stabilisation, sharpening, blurring, deinterlacing, and much more.
  • Export movies to images - Support for .png, .bmp, and .jpg
  • Monitor output - Keep track of all FFmpeg output for debug errors.
  • Watch folder - Drag-and-drop a media file in your watch folder, and ff·Works will automatically encode it.
  • User presets - Make and manage your own user presets.
  • 4K, 5K and 8K support - Create UltraHQ movies.
  • Audio filters - Adjust volume, fade in/out, earwax, audio tempo, Bauer stereo, merging, channel mapping, etc.
  • Images-to-movies - Convert .png, .bmp, or .jpg images to any movie format.
  • Trimming movies - Cut start and endings with ease.
  • Chapter editing - Add chapters with ease for MP4, MOV, and MKV formats.
  • Unlimited streams - Add as many audio streams, subtitles, video, and audio filters.

What’s new in version 4.1.0

  • Added support for 1:1 10bit RGBA (MOV containers).
  • Improved encoding with hardware accelerated encoding to HEVC with default settings.
  • Improved compatibility with FFmpeg 7.0
  • Improved passthru wizard.
  • Improved compiling FFmpeg commandline when encoding to AV1.
  • Enabling Hardware accelerated encoding to HEVC Main 10 profile now works as expected.
  • Now warns when subtitles files are damaged.
  • ImageFX editor now uses much less memory when using LUTs.
  • Setting the Chroma Sample Location to ’top’ is now correctly handled.
  • Now loads all AV1 options correctly from user presets (both SVT-AV1 and AOM-AV1)
  • Fixed issue when using large segmented times (split into segments).
  • Fixed issue adding cover art to MP3 when selecting PNG image file.
  • Fixed issue saving the options for the Telecine 2 video filter.
  • Fixed issue when using Video Quality Metrics and changing options at the same time.
  • Fixed issue with Smart Blur video filter Chroma and Luma Threshold values.
  • Fixed issue using the center sliders with a mouse instead trackpad.
  • Fixed memory leak when using Video Quality Metrics.
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ffWorks for Mac

$23.75
In English
Version 4.1.0
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ffWorks qualities

Value
4.9
Ease of use
4.6
Features
5.0
Reliability
4.9
Customer support
5.0

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4.5

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DirkTheMenace
DirkTheMenace
May 4 2024
4.1
5.0
May 4 2024
5.0
Version: 4.1
Must have tool!
JamesHarrisPhoto
JamesHarrisPhoto
May 3 2024
4.1
4.5
May 3 2024
4.5
Version: 4.1
Love this app, but I really wish the developer would get a faster server to host the download. It's agonizingly slow and often fails. It shouldn't take 5 minutes+ to download an 80mb file.
Baccaroeja
Baccaroeja
Mar 15 2024
4.0.2
5.0
Mar 15 2024
5.0
Version: 4.0.2
ffWorks was already the swissknife among video converters and confirms it again with this fantastic new version! FFmpeg with ffWorks is an indispensable tool for anyone doing video converting and editing. Awesome!
Geography Is Destiny
Geography Is Destiny
Jan 14 2024
3.8.1
5.0
Jan 14 2024
5.0
Version: 3.8.1
Their ffWorks update downloads are also extremely slow. Nevertheless, great software, great support.
Geography Is Destiny
Geography Is Destiny
Jan 14 2024
3.8.1
5.0
Jan 14 2024
5.0
Version: 3.8.1
ffWorks is better by an order of magnitude than any other video converter available for macOS. I have tried everything, and there really is nothing that compares. It gives you the ability to tweak just about any of the hundreds of settings available, and the comprehensive tooltips for each setting go a long way toward helping you understand them. Or, you can just select one of the easy presets and you'll still end up with a conversion that's highly faithful to the original. What's more, the developer team is HIGHLY responsive. I cannot even count the number of times I have emailed them about some aspect of the process that confused me and they responded within a day or even within an hour! ffWorks is well worth its modest price.
Hendricx
Hendricx
May 12 2024
4.1.0
5.0
May 12 2024
5.0
Version: 4.1.0
DirkTheMenace
DirkTheMenace
May 4 2024
4.1
5.0
May 4 2024
5.0
Version: 4.1
Baccaroeja
Baccaroeja
Mar 15 2024
4.0.2
5.0
Mar 15 2024
5.0
Version: 4.0.2
tjekov37
tjekov37
Feb 5 2024
4.0.0
5.0
Feb 5 2024
5.0
Version: 4.0.0
trillsrequest-0e
trillsrequest-0e
Sep 22 2023
3.6.3
1.0
Sep 22 2023
1.0
Version: 3.6.3
kom
kom
Jul 26 2023
3.5.1
4.0
Jul 26 2023
4.0
Version: 3.5.1
Marco-2
Marco-2
Jun 13 2023
3.4.5
5.0
Jun 13 2023
5.0
Version: 3.4.5
SpiessensMark
SpiessensMark
Mar 9 2023
3.3.3
5.0
Mar 9 2023
5.0
Version: 3.3.3
Aargl
Aargl
Jan 28 2023
3.3.0
5.0
Jan 28 2023
5.0
Version: 3.3.0
pat-nayubo-1984
pat-nayubo-1984
Jan 24 2023
3.2.15
5.0
Jan 24 2023
5.0
Version: 3.2.15
JacobsG
JacobsG
Sep 16 2022
3.2.2
5.0
Sep 16 2022
5.0
Version: 3.2.2
ben-stamp
ben-stamp
Jun 26 2022
3.1
5.0
Jun 26 2022
5.0
Version: 3.1
Ollie1972
Ollie1972
May 25 2022
3.0.5
5.0
May 25 2022
5.0
Version: 3.0.5
StpsPatrick
StpsPatrick
Apr 22 2022
3.0.3
5.0
Apr 22 2022
5.0
Version: 3.0.3
Melis
Melis
Feb 2 2022
3.0.0
5.0
Feb 2 2022
5.0
Version: 3.0.0
Geography Is Destiny
Geography Is Destiny
Feb 2 2022
3.0.0
5.0
Feb 2 2022
5.0
Version: 3.0.0
Godefroyr
Godefroyr
Feb 1 2022
3.0.0
5.0
Feb 1 2022
5.0
Version: 3.0.0
firewall00110
firewall00110
Sep 30 2021
2.5.2
5.0
Sep 30 2021
5.0
Version: 2.5.2
Stef-Vandenabele
Stef-Vandenabele
Jul 4 2021
2.3.5
5.0
Jul 4 2021
5.0
Version: 2.3.5
Portman
Portman
Jun 27 2021
2.3.5
5.0
Jun 27 2021
5.0
Version: 2.3.5
Liam-
Liam-
Jun 26 2021
2.3.5
5.0
Jun 26 2021
5.0
Version: 2.3.5
IngeMortier
IngeMortier
May 18 2021
2.3
5.0
May 18 2021
5.0
Version: 2.3
Christa_Moal
Christa_Moal
Dec 18 2020
5.0
Dec 18 2020
5.0
Version: null
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Mcclough
Jul 16 2020
5.0
Jul 16 2020
5.0
Version: null
Jeffk62
Jeffk62
Feb 13 2020
5.0
Feb 13 2020
5.0
Version: null
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Gitte79
Nov 13 2019
5.0
Nov 13 2019
5.0
Version: null
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davidvh
Sep 5 2019
5.0
Sep 5 2019
5.0
Version: null
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Bolt1963
Aug 23 2019
5.0
Aug 23 2019
5.0
Version: null
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incrzr
Jun 8 2019
5.0
Jun 8 2019
5.0
Version: null
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Christel1987
Jun 3 2019
5.0
Jun 3 2019
5.0
Version: null
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OsloX
May 10 2019
5.0
May 10 2019
5.0
Version: null
dverellen
dverellen
Feb 26 2019
5.0
Feb 26 2019
5.0
Version: null
Stephan2nd
Stephan2nd
Feb 15 2019
5.0
Feb 15 2019
5.0
Version: null
Spike Jones
Spike Jones
Dec 23 2018
5.0
Dec 23 2018
5.0
Version: null
JacobsIvan
JacobsIvan
Oct 7 2018
5.0
Oct 7 2018
5.0
Version: null
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AlexisDhooge
Jul 8 2018
5.0
Jul 8 2018
5.0
Version: null
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Morgan-Alex
May 26 2018
5.0
May 26 2018
5.0
Version: null
Diefis
Diefis
Apr 14 2018
5.0
Apr 14 2018
5.0
Version: null
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Dellsuxx
Mar 14 2018
5.0
Mar 14 2018
5.0
Version: null
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nikolalek
Feb 14 2018
5.0
Feb 14 2018
5.0
Version: null