How to Convert AVI to QuickTime
Are you surprised that some AVI files can play in QuickTime, but some aren't? AVI files differ in the video codecs they use. QuickTime only supports some of these video codecs. So if you fail to play AVI in QuickTime, the video codec in AVI must be incompatible with the Apple player. One of your best solutions is to convert these AVI files to a QuickTime-supported format.
So, want to convert AVI to QuickTime but don't know what's the best format and codec for QuickTime? Don't worry. The tool strongly recommended in this article directly offers you a best output format for QuickTime. That's the smart Video Converter ( Video Converter for Mac ). Next, I'll show you how to convert AVI files for QuickTime with the Mac version of AVI to QuickTime converter. If you're a Windows user, you can go to Windows users' Guide .
Step 1: Import AVI videos you want to convert
To import videos to this Video Converter, you can go to "File">"Load Media Files" from the main menu to browse and load the videos you want. Alternatively, you can directly drag videos to this app.
Step 2: Select QuickTime MOV format as the output format
Hit the Format button at the bottom of this app, open the drop-down list, and then go to "Video">"MOV". The output format is exactly QuickTime MOV format, which is fully compatible with your QuickTime player.
In order to find the output files quickly and easily, you can customize output directory. On the main menu, you can also go to "Preferences">"General" or "Convert" option to do some settings.
Step 3: Convert AVI to QuickTime MOV in Mac OS X
Just click the "Convert" button to convert AVI to QuickTime MOV in Mac OS X. The process will take you some time, which mainly depends on the size of all imported AVI files and the performance of the Mac.