How to Convert MP4 to iPod Video Quickly and Easily
Fail to play some MP4 videos with your iPod? Generally, we can't care less about video format unless we really get stuck. If you happen to get some MP4 files that can't be imported into your iPod, you may search for another player that may support your MP4 files. Or more troublesome, install the missing codec for your current player, and then try again. If none of above tricks end up helping you, you're in the right place.
Wondershare Video Converter is one-stop solution that trouble-shoots all your format incompatibility issues. It features on powerful conversion capability with unparalleled speed and simplicity. The best part is, it provides optimized presets for Apple Software and devices, including iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, iMovie, QuickTime, etc. With it, you don't need any technical training and you can start to convert your MP4 files on iPod smoothly with a few clicks. Here's how:
Preparation: Download, install and run this program. Two versions are available: Video Converter(supports Windows 8/7/XP/Vista) and Video Converter for Mac (supports Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 or 10.8). They have almost the same functions. Here we take the Windows version as the example, just make sure that you get the right version.
Step 1: Add MP4 files into this MP4 to iPod converter
If you get MP4 files at hand, simply drag them to the program window. If not, click "Convert" tab>"Add Files" to load the destination MP4 videos from your hard disk or portable devices. If you have a couple of MP4 files, load them together to save time and ease your conversion.
Step 2: Select the output format you want
Click the format icon in the "Output Format" pane to access output format list. Then choose iPod from Apple format submenu (different models presets are available, just choose whatever floats your boat).
- You can customize the output bitrate, frame rate, resolution, codec, etc by yourself, just click "Settings" option to access the setting window.
- Common editing functions available: crop, effect, watermark, and subtitles (simply click the "Edit" image button on the right hand side of each video item).
Step 3: Start MP4 to iPod conversion
When it's all the way you like it, click "Convert" button. This program is very efficient in conversion and the progress bar will show you the percentage and remaining time.
When all conversions completed, you can import the converted videos to your iTunes. Sync them to iPod, and then you're able to play them anytime, anywhere. Please enjoy!
Watch the following step-by-step video tutorial:
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