How to Convert QuickTime to MP4 with 5 Best Methods

Why should you convert QuickTime to MP4? In mention of QuickTime, we all know that it is a flexible multimedia framework, which features simple design and user-friendly interface. It is enabled to allow you to experience pristine video quality due to adopting H.264. If you're a real Apple zealot, you may be very familiar with the QuickTime's export function. However, things can be very confusing for green hands especially when they follow the QuickTime exactly but only to find the result MP4 file can't be played on the PSP, Smart Phone, Pocket PC, Palm or other MP4 player. Here you need to convert QuickTime videos to MP4.

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Part 1: Best Method to Convert QuickTime to MP4

AnyMP4 Video Converter Ultimate is also professional QuickTime to MP4 Converter is the best software, which can convert QuickTime videos to MP4 in a fast speed and high quality. In addition, it owns many functions for you to edit the video, including cropping the video frame you don't want, adding watermark in the video, adjusting the video settings (Encoder, Frame Rate, Resolution, Aspect Ratio and Video Bitrates) and so on. With these functions, you can get your perfect video. It sounds great, right? The guide given below is highly descriptive and easy to follow. It will help you perform the entire process of conversion in the easiest way. First of all, you need to download the program here and install it on your computer.

Step 1: Add QuickTime MOV videos to the program

Click "Add File" button to open the "Select Video File" to select the QuickTime videos you want to add to the program by pressing "Ctrl" button; or you can select "Add Folder" option from "File" drop-down list or "Add File" drop-down list to add multiple videos to the program at one time.

Add Video

Step 2: Adjust the output settings

Click "Settings" button to open the "Profile Settings" window. Click the drop-down arrow right beside the "Profile", a drop-down list will pop up then select "General Video > MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4)"; or you can input "MP4" in the quick search box below the drop-down list to let the system show you all the formats then choose the one you desired. After that, you can adjust the video settings like Encoder, Frame Rate, Resolution, Aspect Ratio and Video Bitrates.

Output Settings

Step 3: Add watermark in the video

Want to make your video more special? With AnyMP4 QuickTime to MP4 Converter, you can make it by adding text or image watermark in the video. First select the video you want to add watermark then click "Effect" button to open the "Edit" window. In the "Edit" window, click "Watermark" button then check "Enable Watermark" option. Please check "Text" or "Picture" option to add corresponding watermark. Here you're enabled to adjust the place of the watermark.

Watermark

Step 4: Crop the video

Select the video you want to crop then click "Crop" button on the toolbar to open the "Edit" window. While check "Keep Aspect Ratio" option, you can crop the video under the condition of keep aspect ratio as Original, Crop Area, 16:9 or 4:3. If you don't check "Keep Aspect Ratio", you can crop video in any aspect ratio. The following is how to set the crop values. Click the up or down arrow of Left, Top, Right and Bottom or directly enter the value, then you'll see the crop frame move accordingly.

Crop

Step 5: Start to convert QuickTime to MP4

Now you can convert QuickTime to MP4 by clicking "Convert" button. This software also supports batch conversion which makes you to convert several videos at the same time. In a short time, you can enjoy the converted video on your portable devices.

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Part 2: 4 online methods to convert QuickTime to MP4

Way 1: How to convert QuickTime to MP4 with HandBrake

If you want to convert QuickTime to MP4 with a professional converter, HandBrake is a good choice. You can simply download this software on your Mac and then do this QuickTime to MP4 conversion.

Step 1: First of all, you need to download and install HandBrake on your Mac. Then launch it.

Step 2: Click on Open Source which is on the top of your program. Then add your QuickTime file into it.

Step 3: Now you are able to choose MP4 as the output format in Format list.

Step 4: Click on Start button which is in the top tool bar to begin this QuickTime to MP4 conversion.

HandBrake

Way 2: Turn QuickTime into MP4 with QuickTime Player

You can also use QuickTime Player to convert QuickTime to MP4. Actually, you can simply find QuickTime Player in your Mac, for it is built-in software. You can follow the next steps to do this conversion.

Step 1: If you don't have QuickTime Player on your Mac, you need to download and install QuickTime Player 7 Pro firstly.

Step 2: Click on File button which is in the top tool bar, and then choose Open File to add your MOV file.

Step 3: Then you need to click File button again, and then choose Export.

Step 4: Now choose MP4 as your output format and click Save button.

QuickTime Player

Way 3: How to trancode QuickTime to MP4 with Zamzar

If you don't like to download converter on your computer, you can also use online converter to convert QuickTime to MP4. Zamzar is such an online converter, which is recommended to you. But the size of loaded file is limited.

Step 1: Open this online converter with your browser and then load the QuickTime file from your computer or URL.

Step 2: Choose MP4 as your output format from the format list.

Step 3: Enter your email address where you want to receive the converted files.

Step 4: When you agree the terms, you are able to click Convert button to begin converting QuickTime to MP4.

Zamzar

Way 4: How to convert QuickTime to MP4 with Convertio

You can also use an online converter called Convtertio. You can simply get MP4 file with this online converter. But there are some ads in this page. And you can only convert file up to 100 MB.

Step 1: Search Convertio with your browser on computer.

Step 2: Add your QuickTime file from computer, Dropbox, Google Drive or URL. Or just drag and drop it on this page.

Step 3: This MOV to MP4 converter has already set the right input and output format. Just begin your QuickTime to MP4 conversion.

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Conclusion:

When you finish reading this article, you must get these 5 best method to convert QuickTime to MP4. And you can do this conversion successfully if you following the professional methods we recommend to you. And hope you can gain something helpful from this article.

author Updated by Ted Klarso to Video
May 17, 2018 07:40TwitterGoogle Plus

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