The World’s Best Video Encoder Just Got Better

Squeeze Desktop is Sorenson Media’s workhorse video encoding tool that will render the highest-quality video and audio files for professionals and hobbyists alike. Manipulate resolution, file output, and other specifications to create the finished video product you need. Use Squeeze to encode videos that you’ve created in Final Cut Pro, Avid, or Adobe Premiere to streamline professional video workflows. Or use Squeeze to update your home movies so you can share them at a family reunion. Whatever the reason, Squeeze is your best video encoding option. Squeeze supports one of the most extensive collections of input and output formats commonly used today and is perfect for rendering media files for the web, cell phones, disc players, and Apple’s iOS devices to ensure that your video can be shown virtually anywhere. Squeeze features a large amount of customized encoding presets to help you with consistent settings, as well as to be easy to use. Check out the different versions of Squeeze to find which best meets your needs.


Why Squeeze?

4K Presets

Preliminary 4K support – Two 4K presets have been added including H.264 and x265 (see version comparison).

NLE Plugins

Integration with editing software (see version comparison)

Easy to Use

Many included presets, simple to use and understand UI.

Squeeze Stream

Free lifetime Squeeze Stream account for online uploading/content management.

Squeeze Desktop 10 Lite


The foundation of Squeeze 10 and video encoding.

  • Simple Format Conversion: MP4/WebM
  • Multiple Publishing Options
  • H.264 Support
  • VP8 Support



The professional’s choice for video encoding.

  • Dozens of Supported Formats
  • VP9 Support
  • 4K Presets (H.264)
  • Multi-Rate Bundle Encoding
  • FREE Squeeze Stream Account

Squeeze Desktop 10 Pro


Adds robust mezzanine codecs to Squeeze 10.

  • Closed Caption Insertion
  • HEVC/x265
  • Apple ProRes (Mac Only)
  • Avid DNxHD
  • FREE Squeeze Stream Account

Take a Closer Look at Each Version

FeaturesSqueeze LiteSqueeze StandardSqueeze Pro
NLE Plugins
Simple Format ConversionMP4/WebMMP4/MOV/MKVMP4/MOV/MKV
4K PresetsH.264H.264
Adaptive Bitrate Support (4 Flavors)
Squeeze Server Integration
Free Lifetime Squeeze Stream Account
Closed Caption Insertion
Avid DNxHD


“Doing things properly is important here and in the end that really saves us time. I love Squeeze because it allows us to do just that.”

Big Sky Editorial

“(Squeeze) does a beautiful job and my master video quality is maintained.”

Geek News Central

“Using Sorenson Media’s encoding tools allows us to have a seamless, high quality digital workflow.”

Cimaglia Productions

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