If you are having issues opening .evo files, you may wish to read this post. It walks you through how to convert EVO files to MP4, MOV, AVI, MPG, and other formats so that you can use the old EVO files easily.
What is EVO?
The evo file extension is associated with HD DVD, a discontinued high-density optical disk format for storing data and high-definition video.
HD DVD was supported principally by Toshiba, and was envisaged to be the successor to the standard DVD format. However, in February 2008, Toshiba abandoned the format, announcing it would no longer develop or manufacture HD DVD players or drives.
How to open EVO files?
This EVO file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. If you still have EVO files on hand, you will need to convert them first so as to use them flawlessly. Check a quick guide on how to transcode EVO files to MP4, MOV, AVI, MPG, etc.
How to encode EVO video to your required file formats?
Here’s what you need
HD Video Converter
The HD Video Converter is a converter program designed for transcoding video files to whatever format you need with best video and audio synchronization. With this little tool, you are able to convert EVO files to MP4, M4V, MOV, AVI, FLV, MKV and more for different uses. In the guide below, we would like to take converting EVO files to MP4 for instance, which is compatible with virtually all media players and operating systems.
Follow these steps:
1. Install and run HD Video Converter as an EVO Video Converter. The main interface appears as below. Click on ‘Add Video’ to add your evo files to the program.
2. Select MP4 as output format
Navigate to Format bar, choose ‘H.264 Video (*.mp4)’ as target format. If you want to export files in format of M4V, MOV, AVI, FLV, MKV, etc, you can choose your wanted format types as output from ‘Common Video’ or ‘HD Video’ column.
More than converting EVO files for playing, this EVO Video Converter also features ability to transcode EVO files for editing in iMovie, FCE, FCP X, Avid, Premiere Pro and more.
For example, to convert EVO files for FCP X, you can choose ‘Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)’ as output format from ‘Final Cut Pro’ catalogue. (Note that the ‘Final Cut Pro’ profile is only available in the Mac version)
3. Click ‘Settings’ button and go to ‘Profile Settings’ window to custom video and audio settings. (Optional)
4. When ready, click ‘Convert’ to start transcoding EVO files to your indicated format in fast speed. Once the conversion process is done, you can click on ‘Open’ button to get the generated files with ease.