Exiftool

In order to obtain information on the contents of a video file, you can use the exiftool. Like below. Use the command in the terminal, then see the output of this command.

$ exiftool opening_keynote,_what_a_difference_5_years_makes,_the_new_open_world,_jim_zemlin.mkv

ExifTool Version Number : 10.23
File Name : opening_keynote,_what_a_difference_5_years_makes,_the_new_open_world,_jim_zemlin.mkv
Directory : .
File Size : 102 MB
File Modification Date/Time : 2017:04:13 06:02:42+02:00
File Access Date/Time : 2017:05:03 22:02:06+02:00
File Inode Change Date/Time : 2017:05:03 22:01:53+02:00
File Permissions : rw-r--r--
File Type : MKV
File Type Extension : mkv
MIME Type : video/x-matroska
EBML Version : 1
EBML Read Version : 1
Doc Type : matroska
Doc Type Version : 4
Doc Type Read Version : 2
Timecode Scale : 1 ms
Muxing App : Lavf57.25.100
Writing App : Lavf57.25.100
Duration : 0:32:06
Codec ID : V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC
Video Frame Rate : 30
Image Width : 1280
Image Height : 720
Display Width : 1280
Display Height : 720
Track Number : 2
Track Language : eng
Video Codec ID : A_OPUS
Track Type : Audio
Audio Channels : 2
Audio Sample Rate : 48000
Tag Name : DURATION
Tag String : 00:32:06.361000000
Image Size : 1280x720
Megapixels : 0.922
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