Pros / Wondershare DVD Creator's high-speed conversion rate sets it apart from the competition.
Cons / There is no aspect ratio adjustment so you cannot get an image that is ideal for a widescreen television.
Verdict / This software can convert an hour of video in a half-an-hour or less, so you don't have to spend as much time burning.
This versatile video to DVD converter allows you to create DVD's of movies, home videos and photo slideshows, earning our Top Ten Reviews Bronze Award for its fast conversion time and more.
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Performance and Features
This video to DVD converter allows you to make a slide show of your photos by using the drag-and-drop function so you can move images directly into the image creator. From there, you can add your pictures and insert background music. It can also extract the audio stream and save it to an MP3 or M4A.This software has a quick conversion time and it only take about 30-minutes to convert one hour of video to a DVD format.
The editing controls for designing your DVDs are located in the main menu so they are easy to find and navigate. A built-in image editor provides tools for cropping and trimming your images as well as for adjusting brightness and color saturation, so you can get the lighting in your video to how you want it.
The quality of the output video is high and is equal in quality of the input video file. Additionally, this converter lets you preview how your DVD will appear before saving it, so you can make final touches and edits.
Personalization options include 40 design templates such as nature and pet themes, and it has transition effects so that when you make a slideshow, the images flow in a creative manner from one to the next. You can even add extras such as black and white and sepia hues for more dramatic videos.
Input and Output Settings
This software converts SD and HD video files to DVD and its output options offer image and audio file inputs to enhance the quality of your DVDs. This is useful for uploading templates and background music.
There are plenty of options to maximize your output settings. For example, you can create a PAL DVD from NTSC video or a NTSC DVD from a PAL video. Because these different video standards are used in different countries compatibility issues are a problem. Being able to copy both directions, resolves many of those issues. However, missing from its output settings is the video aspect ratio that allows you to adjust it to a small video screen or widescreen television.
Wondershare DVD Creator burns MP4 to DVDs at a faster speed than the competition, and the quality of the image output is excellent. Additionally, the program allows you to choose different options to maximize your output video such as selecting DVD-ROM for extra security or a Dual Layer DVD output for extra storage space.
Help & Support
The company websites has everything you need for help and support. There is A FAQs page that has answers commonly asked questions, and tutorials. If you need to contact an agent, email support is available as well as a live chat service.
Wondershare DVD Creator has fast conversion speeds, and is easy to use. Additionally, the software has a wide range of personalization features so that you can add artistic touches when creating your videos.