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How to Convert WMV to MP4 on Mac OS X Effortlessly

Mac OS X doesn't support WMV format. If you have dozens of WMV files download from the internet and store on Mac, and want to watch or edit these videos, what can you do? Throw them away or buy again form the on-line store? Of course not! In this case, you can convert WMV to MP4 format which is well compatible with Apple’s products. What you need is a powerful video converter which contains no limitation on the transforming from WMV format to MP4.

Aimersoft Video Converter for Mac is one of the most powerful WMV to MP4 Converter Mac available. This software not only supports the conversion from WMV format to MP4, but also allows you to work on the conversion between virtually any video formats. The supported formats include WMV, AVI, MKV, MOV, MPEG, MP4, etc.

What’s more, you can make changes to the video by using its video editing functions. You can change the visual effects by adjusting the brightness, contrast, saturation, and amplify. Adding watermark and subtitle are also in the list of choices. In additional, this program has a simple interface and its drag-and-drop functionality makes the conversion easier to all users. Windows users who want to convert WMV to MP4 can have a try on Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate which is well compatible with Windows operating system (Windows 8 included).

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How to convert WMV video to MP4 format on Mac

1 Add WMV files to the program

Click File -> Add Video Files to add WMV video files to the WMV Converter. You can also directly drag WMV files into the video list on the left. Batch conversion is supported so you can import multiple files at a time.

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2 Choose MP4 format from "Video Formats" as the output format

Click format image button at right of each video item; choose MP4 as the output format from Common Video Format list. If you are not sure which video format can be accepted by Apple software, such as iMovie or Final Cut Pro, just select the right Apple Software, and it will have the right format.

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Tips: If you would like to edit your WMV files before converting them to MP4, this Mac Video Converter provides you several useful video editing functions like cropping, trimming, rotation, and video effects adjusting and so on.

3 Start the conversion

After your finishing editing, click on "Start" to begin the conversion. And it will only take a few seconds to get the WMV files converted into MP4 format.

Here is the video tutorial on how to convert WMV videos to MP4 on Mac:

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Two of the most common video file formats today are WMV and MP4. Both files are easily recognized by many media players but the distinct differences and similarities between these two formats remain to be unknown. Read more to discover what makes WMV unique from MP4 and vice versa.

WMV vs MP4

There is no notable difference between these two formats when it comes to picture quality. If anything, MP4 is the more preferred video file simply because it is highly portable and playable across all kinds of devices. WMV video files, on the other hand, are mostly supported by Windows based devices. But looking through the technicalities, bitrate becomes the chief concern when choosing between these two video file formats.

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Aimersoft Employee
Hi, Conway, you can merge multiples videos into one with it. ^_^
Conway
Looks good. Can this video converter merge several videos into one?
Abbott
Have converted some WMV files to MP4 for my iPad on my iMac. And glad to see it works smoothly on OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.
Aimersoft Employee
Hi, if you want a tool to both convert DVD and video on Mac, you can use Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate for Mac.
Aimersoft Employee
Hello thanks for your interest in Aimersoft Video Converter. We’re sorry but it doesn’t work on Linux currently.
Olopen
Nothing bad. If it supports ripping DVD movies to MP4, I’d love it more.
Thurston
I want to convert WMV to MP4 in Linux. Can it work?
Marilyn
I’ve just started using this Mac video converter and has fallen in love with it! Nice and clean interface, fast conversion speed. Can’t be better!
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