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by hsanchia
Thu Jan 28, 2010 12:38 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: 4-pass or 5-pass encoding?
Replies: 13
Views: 2676

Re: 4-pass or 5-pass encoding?

I'm very curious how far, or how small a DVD movie can go down to, while retaining almost the exact same visual quality. Mainly to archive my DVD collection, sometimes to upload high-quality MKVs in as small a file size as possible. Once got a 5000 MB movie down to about 600 MB, and it still looked ...
by hsanchia
Wed Jan 27, 2010 7:37 am
Forum: General Questions
Topic: 4-pass or 5-pass encoding?
Replies: 13
Views: 2676

4-pass or 5-pass encoding?

Hi, I'm new to HandBrake, mainly compressing DVD movies, using h.264 codec, into very high quality but small sized MKV files. Typically about 700MB. I was wondering if 4-pass or 5-pass encoding were possible with HandBrake? Then I might be able to compress down to 500MB - 600MB, while still retainin...