[FFmpeg-user] Any way to make this 2GB file any smaller?

Gilles codecomplete at free.fr
Fri Nov 15 11:26:52 CET 2013

On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 09:14:48 +0000 (UTC), Carl Eugen Hoyos
<cehoyos at ag.or.at> wrote:
>Several ideas come to mind:
>ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -s 180x144 out.avi
>ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -qscale 30 out.avi
>ffmpeg -i input -c copy -t 10 out.avi

Thanks for the tips. Is AVI a more efficient container than MP4?

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