How to Convert WMV to iPod in Mac/Windows
WMV, or Windows Media Video, is a compressed video file format developed by Microsoft. The most important advantage of a WMV file is that its format allows large video files to be compressed while retaining their high quality, which makes WMV video remarkably popular among video lovers. However, WMV video is not compatible with iPod. So if you have a lot of WMV files and want to play them on iPod, you need to convert WMV to iPod first. To convert WMA to iPod, you need a WMV to iPod Video Converter for Windows or Video Converter for Mac, which make it pretty easy to play WMV videos on iPod. Free download its trial version here:
Note: This article shows you how to convert WMV to iPod on Windows step by step. And if you gonna convert WMV to iPod in Mac running Mac OS X Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7, OS X 10.8, you can go to User Guide of Video Converter for Mac for detailed info.
Step 1: Add WMV video to the WMV to iPod Converter
Click the "Add Files" button to add WMV video. You can choose to add WMV video from your PC, or directly load video from device.
Step 2: Edit video (Optional)
This WMV to iPod Converter also provides powerful editing function, which enables you to edit your WMV to your own taste before the conversion, such as crop or trim, add effect, watermark, and subtitles, etc.
Step 3: Customize output settings
Click the "Output Format" button to choose your iPod specific model like iPod nano, iPod Touch 4. It plays great on your device.
Step 4: Start to convert WMV to iPod
Hit Convert to start converting WMV to iPod. When conversion done, just click "Open Folder" to get the folder where the output files are saved. You can also set where you want to save your converted files with this WMV to iPod Video Converter by clicking "Output Folder" to nagivate the folder. Now you can enjoy your WMV movies on iPod on the go now.
Knowledge sharing: iPod supported video formats:
- 1. H.264 video up to 720p, 30 fps, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file extension name; Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz,
- 2. MPEG-4 video up to 640 by 480 pixels, 30 fps, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file extension name; Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz,
- 3. Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 fps, PCM stereo audio in .avi file extension name. audio in ulaw,