libmediainfo 21.03 Library for retrieving media metadata

MediaInfo is a library used for retrieving technical information and other metadata about audio or video files. A non-exhaustive list of the information MediaInfo can retrieve from media files include:

  • General: title, author, director, album, track number, date, duration...

  • Video: codec, aspect, fps, bitrate...

  • Audio: codec, sample rate, channels, language, bitrate...

  • Text: language of subtitle

  • Chapters: number of chapters, list of chapters

MediaInfo supports the following formats:

  • Video: MKV, OGM, AVI, DivX, WMV, QuickTime, Real, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DVD (VOB)...

  • Video Codecs: DivX, XviD, MSMPEG4, ASP, H.264, AVC...)

  • Audio: OGG, MP3, WAV, RA, AC3, DTS, AAC, M4A, AU, AIFF...

  • Subtitles: SRT, SSA, ASS, SAMI...