There are always some conditions that push you to change MOV video format to other format. As is known to all, MOV is highly compatible with Mac OS X, however, some MOV files just can't be opened in QuickTime or there is just the sound but no picture, like MOV footage from JVC GY-HM100, or some particular MOV files can't be streamed to Apple TV. That's really annoying and what you need to do is converting the MOV file to other format, like MP4, which is the most popular video format for Phones, digital players, tablets and so on.
To convert MOV to MP4 Mac (Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion included) you need a professional yet easy to use Mac Video Converter. The following paragraphs are written down to show you how to convert MOV video to MP4 video on Mac step by step. First of all, please download and double click the .dmg image to install it and follow the steps below to Mac convert MOV to MP4.
Load MOV files to the MOV to MP4 Mac app
Drag & drop MOV files to the Mac converter. Or go to "File" menu, choose "Load Media Files" to locate the MOV files you want to add. If you have several MOV files to convert, just add them all to the app. This app supports batch conversion.
Select "MP4" from the output format dropdown list.
In the format list, there are many video formats you are familiar with. Of course, MP4 is still the best choice.
If you want to import the output video to Apple devices like iPad, iPod, iPhone and more for convenient playback, you can choose your output format according to which Apple devices you have-the app has supplies you some brilliant optimized settings for making the video conversion much easier.
Note: If you have several QuickTime MOV files on your Mac and want to combine them and export a continuous video, just go to File > Merge and then all imported files will be merged together and converted to one video file.
Or, you can use the "Trimming" function if have a large MOV video and you want to trim them into shorter MP4 files. This Mac Converter allows you to trim any segment of the MOV file and convert it to MP4 format even other popular file formats.
Start MOV to MP4 Mac conversion
Hit "Convert" let this smart Mac Video Converter to do the rest for you! This program was specifically designed for Mac OS users. It runs well on Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, OS X 10.9 Mavericks on iMac, Mac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, etc.
When the video conversion is done, you can play the output MP4 video in QuickTime (QuickTime X included), edit them in iMovie, Final Cut Pro, or put them on your PSP, iPod, iPhone or Apple TV and so on for playback anytime you want. So far so good, right? But it actually can do more:
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Watch this video to see how to convert MOV to MP4 step by step.