How to Convert MP4 to iPod Video Quickly and Easily

Fail to play some MP4 videos with your iPod? It must be the  iPod Compatible format issue. Actually MP4 is a container format with different codecs. Your MP4 codes can't be suppported by iPod. Here I will provide a one-stop solution that trouble-shoots all your format incompatibility issues with a powerful video converter. It features on powerful conversion capability with unparalleled speed and simplicity.

Part 1: Best MP4 to iPod Converter for Windows / Mac (Yosemite included)

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  • • Convert MP4 directly to iPod with the optimized presets.
  • • Support 150+ popular formats conversion including AVI, MKV, MP4, etc.
  • • Extract background music from movies, and also you can trim your media files.
  • • Burn video or music to DVD for better sharing or playback experience.
  • Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan), 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7, 10.6

How to convert MP4 to iPod

Just download and install this MP4 to iPod converter for windows (Windows 10 included). Also it supports Mac. The detailed tutorial is here.

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.

MP4 to ipod converter, main interface

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).
MP4 to ipod converter, output

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!

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MP4 to ipod conversion progress bar

Watch the video tutorial below on how to convert MP4 to iPod for Windows

Part 2: Free MP4 to iPod Converter

# 1. Free Video Converter: Wondershare Free MP4 to iPod Converter

Wondershare Free MP4 to iPod Converter can free convert MP4 to iPod, edit video with the powerful video editing function, and download YouTube videos.

Pro: complete freeware, versatile

1. No optimized presets for MP4 to iPod conversion.
2. Output video quality is not as good as Video Converter Ultimate.
3. Burnning DVD isn't supported.

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Part 3: Online MP4 to iPod Converter

You can use the free online video converter below. It converts videos to almost any format.

If you seek for a versatile video conversion tool and need to get the excellent output quality. Just try Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate below.

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