For the most part you shouldn’t have many issues playing videos in different formats on your Mac – and at most you may need to download a special player to do so. Still, having to download new software just to play a video may get tedious over time, and on top of that when you transfer your videos to other devices you may run into compatibility issues as not all devices are as flexible as a Mac.
To get around that and make things a bit more convenient it would be a good idea to use Movavi Video Converter for Mac to convert your videos to formats that are more universally compatible. Although you may feel that sounds tricky, it is actually anything but and you can get started by just following these steps:
- Launch Movavi Video Converter for Mac.
- Click ‘Add Media’ then click ‘Add Video’ and select the video that you want to convert.
- Open the ‘Video’ tab and choose the format that you want to convert to, or open the ‘Devices’ tab to choose a preset for a specific device.
- Click ‘Convert’ when you are all set to start converting your video.
If you do choose one of the presets that are built in to Movavi Video Converter for Mac, the software will automatically use the optimal video format and settings for the device that you choose. Needless to say that will come in handy – particularly if you aren’t sure which format is best for a certain device.
Additionally Movavi Video Converter for Mac also has several other useful features up its sleeve that are well worth taking advantage of. With it you could convert audio and image files, compress videos, create animated GIFs, grab screenshots, or extract the audio tracks from videos. It even has several video editing features available that you could use to cut and join video segments, improve the video quality, insert customizable text, or crop and rotate the video.
Regardless of whether you want to just convert your videos to make sure they are compatible, compress them to save space, or even edit or alter them in other ways – Movavi Video Converter for Mac will have everything you need and then some. Its flexibility coupled with how user-friendly is it makes it a great tool to have when dealing with videos of all types.