The easiest way to add hardcoded subtitles to your movies and tv-shows.

With Submerge you can easily add hardcoded subtitles to your movies and tv-shows. The subtitled movie will play on almost anything, like your computer, smartphone, portable device or game console. Submerge supports many text-based subtitle formats as input and you can export the subtitled movie for the most common devices in just one click. Submerge also has a built-in subtitle search and download tool that makes finding the right subtitles really easy. It also has a fullscreen player built-in, so you can watch the subtitled movie directly within Submerge. All this at the unbeatable price of $9.

Main Features

  • Create subtitled movies that are playable on your computer, smartphone, portable device or game console.
  • Add subtitles to almost any visual format like mov, avi, mkv, mp4 etc.
  • Supports the major subtitle file formats like SubRip (.srt), SubViewer 1 & 2 (.sub), SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.ass) and MicroDVD.
  • Find subtitle files easily using the built-in subtitle search tool.
  • Exporter presets for iPhone, iPod, iPad, Apple TV, Cellphone, PSP, PS3, Wii and Xbox 360.
  • Force aspect ratio to 16:9, 4:3 or 3:2 to use your monitor space more efficiently.
  • Watch subtitled movies in fullscreen without leaving the application.
  • Merge multiple movies together using simple copy and paste.
  • Localized in English, Italian, French, Finnish, Spanish, Greek, Portuguese/Brazilian, Dutch, German, Slovak, Russian, Polish, Traditional Chinese and Swedish.
  • Works perfect with 10.8 Mountain Lion.

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    NOTE! Submerge cannot add hardcoded subtitles to movies or tv-shows purchased or rented in the iTunes store due to DRM protection.

  • What's New
  • Retina graphics.
  • Subtitle rendering almost twice as fast.
  • Read/Write access to the Movies folder for automatic subtitle inclusion and export.
  • Toggle the inspector window with cmd+i.
  • Support for Mountain Lion Notification center.
  • Localization fixes.
  • Experimental AVFoundation export. Turn it on in Preferences to try it out.
  • [BUGFIX] No more "Export failed: You do no have sufficient permissions for this operation" when exporting to your Movies folder.

  • Submerge (se.bitfield.submerge.mas) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of

    Operating System: Mac

    Default Install Path: /Applications/

    Minimum OS version: 10.6.6