Top 6 Free MP4 Editor

Top 6 Free MP4 Editor

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By Elva | Dec 04,2017 15:55 pm

When you need to edit MP4 videos, you may not easily distinguish between a great MP4 video editor software and a piece of junk. Fortunately, here is a list of top 6 free MP4 editor. With these tools, you can easily edit your MP4 files with multiple video editing tools.

6 Best Free MP4 Video Editor

#1. Filmora Video Editor

Filmora Video Editor

Fimora Video Editor for Mac (or Fimora Video Editor) is a trustworthy MP4 video editing software to edit MP4 files. There is no problem of importing and export MP4 formatted videos. You can import MP4 videos for editing freely. It allows you to trim, split, merge, and crop MP4 videos, detach the audio from the MP4 videos to further editing, add background music, transitions and titles to MP4, etc. Besides, it offers multiple special effects, like filters, overlays, picture-in-picture, motion graphics, etc. for users to apply to videos.

  • It's fully compatible with MP4 videos and other most popular video formats.
  • You can edit MP4 videos by trimming, cropping, rotating, splitting, combining, and more.
  • It enables you to add texts, transitions, green screen, PIP, filters, audio and more effects to video.
  • And you can export the video according your need to YouTube or to other format.

Supported Platform: Mac 10.12, 10.11, 10.10 and lower; Windows Vista/ XP/7/8/10

#2. Windows Movie Maker

Windows Movie Maker

Windows Movie Maker is a free MP4 video editor and has always formed an integral part of the windows system for quite a number of years. It features a drag and drop functionality that enables you to add video files from the computer and drop them easily to the program. This software has made what was previously a nightmare possible. For instance, it allows you to easily put together videos and photos, add sound or music, apply effects and transitions, move videos and images around and play them at your own speed. It supports video formats such as MOV, M4V, WMV, AVI and MP4.

  • It is easy to use.
  • It has multiple output options.
  • It features many video editing options.
  • It crashes too much.
  • It is only available for windows OS.
  • Many versions are available for the same product.

Supported Platform: Vista, Windows XP, 7, and 8

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#3. iMovie


This MP4 editing software is an alternative to windows movie maker for Mac OS X. Its UI is simple to use and thus you can easily enhance the appearance of your videos. You just have to import video files from external devices or from your computer, arrange them, drop titles, and preview the results. With that done, click to export your files for internet usage or iOS. It supports formats such as MPEG, MOV, AVCHD, DV and HDV.

  • It has a user-friendly interface.
  • Its audio editing as well as fun movie trailers are improved.
  • It does not support direct import.
  • Import trans-coding and pre-processing is time consuming.

Supported Platform: Mac OS X 10.2 or later

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#4. Avidemux


Avidemux is a free MP4 video editing software for Linux, Mac OS X and windows. It supports video formats such as ASF, MKV, AVI, MP4 and MPEG and comes with a feature that does filtering, cutting and encoding. It also has features such as encoding options, processing tools, different filters, and frame rate configuration. Another great feature of this program is that tasks can be automated with the use of job queue or projects.

  • It is fairly simple to use and is lightweight.
  • It has a great selection of filters.
  • It has a command line interface meant for advance users.
  • The interface is outdated.
  • In some formats it may drop frames.
  • It can be complicated for new users.

Supported Platform: Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7

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#5. Lightworks


This is one of the progressed MP4 video editing software. Its interface is user-friendly and thus you can easily trim, import and weave video and audio files together in just a few mouse clicks. In addition to that, it also has features such as video capture function, board video format support, profession-level color correction and GPU-accelerated real time effects. It supports AVI, MP4, MOV, MPEG and other formats.

  • It has customizable screens.
  • Its video quality is high.
  • There are a good number of video editing options.
  • It needs a long learning curve.
  • It crashes regularly.

Supported Platform: Windows, Linux and Mac OS

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#6. VSDC Free Video Editor

VSDC Free Video Editor

VSDC is a free MP4 editing software for windows. It supports video formats such as AVI, MP4, MPG, MKV, FLV, WMV and other formats. It provides drawing and selection tools, audio effects, transitions as well as video filters. Once you have completed editing, you can select the optimized outputs for devices such as gaming consoles and smartphones. It has a non-linear editing feature, and unlike other programs that uses linear editing tables to locate files in a sequence, this video editor locates and edits videos at any place of the table. It recognizes any graphical element as independent, and thus any effect tool can be used on any type regardless of its format.

  • It has different output options.
  • It provides many useful filters.
  • It is absolutely free.
  • At a high level it requires computer resources such as RAM and CPU..
  • Its interface is not very visceral.

Supported Platform: Windows 7 or newer

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