How to Convert MPG to iPad Friendly Format on Mac OS X

MPG is a file extension of MPEG-1, MPEG-2 codec, while MPG file can be found in lots of places, for example, you may have recorded some MPG files with your camera at a party. The MPG files actually is not as popular as MP4, MOV or some other hot file format, well, I mean, it’s not so popular that nearly all Apple portable devices in the market don’t support MPG files, which might have depressed greatly. But don’t worry. This article is in specialty for helping you out of this kind of trouble by converting MPG to Apple devices compatible file formats. Here takes MPG to iPad conversion on Mac OS X as an example.

To convert MPG to iPad on Mac (Mac OS X Lion included), the professional Video Converter for Mac is a necessity. By installing of this kind of application, you then are able to play MPG files on iPad as easy as ABC. It helps you to change MPG format to iPad friendly format quite fast, while maintaining the good quality of the videos. More importantly, the MPG to iPad Mac converter even supplies you an preconfigured preset for iPad which of course saves your time and energy in the process of video conversion. Here is the step-by-step tutorial:

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Convert MPG videos to iPad format on Mac OS X in 3 steps


Add MPG file(s) to iPad Video Converter for Mac

Drag files to the iPad Video Converter for Mac or head to "File" menu and then click "Load Media Files" to import MPG files. This MPG to iPad Mac Converter supports batch conversion, so you can convert several files in one go.

MPG to iPad


Select iPad preset from the format list

Choose iPad as the output format from the format list. The app has optimized videos settings for iPad, say resolution, bit rate and frame rate. So the target videos could look great on new iPad.

MPG files on iPad


Start to convert MPG for iPad on Mac OS X

Click the "Convert" button to get the video conversion done. The smart MPG to iPad converter for Mac would finish the job atomatically. Then you an upload the output video files to iPad for freely playback. See, it is so easy to enjoy MPG on iPad once you own the professional app.

iPad video parameter

  • MPEG-4 video: up to 2.5 Mbps, 30 fps, 640 x 480 pixels, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .mov, .m4v and .mp4 file formats;
  • H.264 video: up to 720p, 30 fps, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .mov, .m4v and .mp4 file formats;
  • Motion JPEG (M-JPEG): up to 35 Mbps, 30 frames per second, 1280 x 720 pixels, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.

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