Movavi Video Suite Review

What is Movavi Video Suite?

This is an all-in-one video making software designed with different tools which enable professional video editors and novice users to create professional looking movies, slide shows and home videos within no time.

The software is designed with tools that help the professional video editor or novice user to incorporate music, create text captions, apply visual effects and even enable smooth transitions for slide shows. With this video suite, the user can pretty much accomplish different things with videos.

The software has different apps which are very useful to every video maker and they include:

-Powerful video converter that supports over 180 media formats

-Convenient utility for burning DVDs

-Convenient app for screen capturing

-A digitizing analog video tool and many more.

Setup

Users can download a free trial version of the software from the developer’s website. In order to install and run the application you need to have a PC with the following specifications:

-Intel or AMD processor with atleast 1.5GHz

-At least 1GB RAM for Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10. For Vista and XP, atleast 512MB RAM

-Atleast 250MB harddisk space

-QuickTime Player for Windows

If you will be editing HD quality videos, you will require more than the minimum specifications listed above.

Features

Slideshow creator

The application has the ability of creating slideshows from photos and images stored on your computer. This feature is useful as you can create different slideshows commemorating different events such as vacations, honeymoon, your first child, your second child, your wedding and your first day moving in together.

Movie maker

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Thanks to improved technology, today, smart devices are readily available and the most important feature that has made them popular is the incorporation of a camera. Majority of smartphones and tablets today have HD capable cameras both for the front and the back. For the back, you can take many videos from any location you are. Be it on vacation, at work, at home, at the park, at the beach and even when traveling.

Using the software, you can combine several videos finally creating one single movie that can be shared to other family members and friends.

DVD Burner

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Movavi Video Suite allows you to make different slide shows and movies. One can incorporate different additions like titles, music and screens. Once you have completed the work, to save space in your disk, you can burn the data on DVD or Blueray. The application is designed with a dvd burning tool therefore eliminating the need of incorporating a third party application.

Free trial mode and Purchase mode

Users have the option of downloading the application from the developer’s website for free. The application has a size of 133MB and it occupies 850MB of available hard disk space. For ongoing operations, the application will require atleast 2GB of disk space.

Users have the option of purchasing the application from the developer’s store after the trial period has ended.

Different international languages

When installed, the application can be changed into 13 different international languages. The languages include English US, English UK, German, Italian, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese and Dutch among others.

Supported devices

The application supports the following device brands: Amazon, Apple, Archos, Barnes&Noble, BBK, Blackberry, Cowon, Explay, Google, HTC, Lenovo, LG, Microsoft, Motorola and Nokia.

Media formats

The application is designed to support different video formats namely avi, 3GP, Flash, Matroska, Mpeg, OGV, MOV, Quicktime, RM, WebM and wmv among others. It also supports the following audio formats: AAC, AIFF, APE, FLAC, MP#, MPEG-4,OGG, WAV and WMA.

Image formats supported by the application include BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, PTX, SGI.TRGA, TIFF, XBM and XWD.

Pros

a.It has an easy to use and intuitive User Interface that is attractive to look at

b.The program has the ability of combining different videos to create one or more movies

c.Users have the ability of burning finished slideshows, screen captures and movies onto DVDs and Blueray disks using the inbuilt DVD burning application

d.The application helps to create slideshows with different transitions.

e.Users can create video tutorials for teaching different fields for webinars and online classes.

f.Users can incorporate different sounds and music that can play with the videos

g.Titles and screens can be added to the slideshows and movies therefore making them attractive and self-explanatory.

h.The application has comprehensive support that allows the user to create

i.The application allows users to view different videos using the inbuilt Media player

j.One can share various videos created with the application with friends and online video platforms like YouTube.

Cons

a.It does not support the burning of some video formats like avi and mkv.

b.it does not also support the burning of some audio formats and image formats too.

c.The trial period is too short. One week is the given duration for the trial period.

d.It is currently compatible with Windows Operating systems starting from Window XP to Windows 10. It cannot run on Mac and Linux OS.

e.The application has lots of restrictions.

RATING

The application can be rated 9.5 out of 10. This is due to the many features that application has such as ability to create movies, play movies, burn data to disks, convert videos, add music to videos, create slideshows, make video tutorials and capture videos on the computer webcam among others.

Although it has so many benefits, the application has a few cons which include short trial period, too many restrictions and does no run on Mac as well as Linux operating systems.

Final Thoughts

Movavi Video Suite is an amazing video editing application that is designed with numerous other applications that help to extend its use. The application has the ability of creating slide shows, allowing user to watch videos, create movies, add music to videos, convert videos, convert images, record sound, burn to disks, supports different media formats as well as the ability to share videos to online video hosting web platforms.

Although the application is great and has many useful tools, it has its limitations. They include a short trial period and lack of supporting different media formats when it comes to burning to disks. All in all, the application is great for professionals and novices as its tools are reliable for editing, converting and sharing.

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