Best iMovie Converter for Mac: Convert Any Video/Audio Format to iMovie
iMovie is a handy video editing tool for all Mac users to do common edits like crop, trim, rotate, or apply cool transitions, themes and effects. The only disadvantage is that it doesn't recognize all popular media formats, but limited to QuickTime compatible formats, a.k.a MOV, MP4, M4V encoded by Apple only. Fortunately, with an iMovie Converter: Video Converter Ultimate for Mac, you can remove all these limitations.
This iMovie Converter helps you convert various video formats (both HD and regular video) such as M2TS, MKV, HDTV, AVI, MPEG, WMV, FLV, and more directly to iMovie configured presets. The best part is it supports professional encoders like Apple Intermediate Codec, ProRes to ensure maximum editing quality and efficiency when working with iMovie. And all above conversions can be done with just a few clicks of mouse. Now let’s walk over the detailed steps here.
Preparation: Free download iMovie Converter trial version, it supports OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8 (Mountain Lion).
1 Load your media files
With its Media Browser provided, you can easily find your local media files and drag them directly into the program window for converting. Just click . the Media Browser window will pop up.
After you import all media files, they'll show as thumbnails. Click the pencil icon, you can adjust output video effects like trim out unwanted part, enable plug-in subtitles, deinterlacing, and more.
2 Choose iMovie as the output format
Click the bottom format icon to reveal the output panel. There are a variety of video and audio format for output. You can select MOV, MP4, M4V, such iMovie friendly format as the output. Favourably, you can directly select configured presets for iMovie, or native codecs like ProRes, Apple Intermediate Codec to ensure the best result when editing with iMovie.
3Start iMovie conversion in Mac
After choose your desired output format. now just hit Convert to start converting videos to iMovie for Mac. This program is very considerate. If you have build a lot of tasks, you can check out "Play alert sound after conversion" or "Enable Silent Play Mode".
1. iMovie Converter for Mac also functions a YouTube download, DVD converter & burner, streaming video recorder. If you have such needs, please just go for the option.
2. If you want to save the finalised iMovie project as WMV, MKV, MPEG, etc. You can also use this conversion tool to achieve it in simple 3 steps.