How to convert all popular video file formats to MP4 for iPod with Wondershare Video to iPod Converter
Wondershare Video to iPod Converter is a professional video converter for Apple® iPod. You can easily and quickly convert videos in all popular formats as AVI, MPEG, WMV, MOV, RM, ASF, MP4, DAT to iPod compliant formats. Out of a simple video encoding tool, it is also combined with more features as scene capture ability that brings you more fun in the video experience.
Free Download the Video to iPod Converter, install and run it.
1. Adding files
Clicking the button on the upper left corner or double clicks in the blank area to import video files. After video files loading, you can get video information in the Track list. Additional, video would be auto played in the preview window; you can use it just as a video player.
You can import multi video files at one time or import one by one, Wondershare Video to iPod Converter support batch conversion. More over, you can delete any video files you don’t want to convert by pushing delete button.
2. Setting a Profile and Destination path
There are two kinds of profile for you to select: iPod MPEG-4 Movie (*.mp4) & iPod H.264 Movie (*.mp4). What’s the difference between these two profiles? iPod MPEG-4 Movie Provides faster conversion speed while iPod H.264 Movie (*.mp4) has higher compress ration with smaller conversion files.
To change a destination folder click the little icon beside. The default destination folder is C:\Program Files\Wondershare\Video to iPod Converter\Output\
3. Optional settings
Here you can change the settings for the output video and audio.
As to video setting, there are four parts:
1) Resolution (320 * 180, 320 * 240, 480 * 270, 480 * 320)
2) Frame rate (23.975(NTSC Movie) , 24.0 p/s, 25.0(PAL Movie) p/s , 29.97(TV Source) p/s, 30.0 p/s
3) Format(xVID and H.264)
4) Bit rate(512 kbps , 576 kbps , 640 kbps , 768 kbps , 900 kbps , 1500 kbps , 2000 kbps , 2500 kbps)
As to audio setting, there are also four parts:
1) Bit rate (56 kbps, 64kbps, 96kbps,128kbps)
2) Channels (1 Channels, Mono, 2 Channels, Stereo)
3) Frequency (11025 Hz , 22050 Hz , 44100 Hz and 48000 Hz, or just keep original)
4) Volume (0%, 25%, 50%, 75%, 100%, 125%, 150%, 175%, 200%), after testing, this setting play not well.
4. Special function
Wondershare Video to iPod Converter support partial conversion. After loading video files. Double click at the video title in the Track List. A window will be pop up, you can drag the scroll bar to set the conversion start time and end time freely, more over you can type in time manually. Then only the desire parts will be converted.
The Video to iPod Converter enable you snatch any picture from the video. It can save as two formats----Bmp & JPEG.
While playing video in the preview window. Clicking the camera button below the preview window, pictures will be snatched and save in
C:\Program Files\Wondershare\Video to iPod Converter\Output.
5. Start the iPod converting process
Finishing all the option setting, you can click START button to start conversion. More over, you can abort the conversion by click Cancel button.
The time the conversion will take depends on the length and number of files you selected.
When the process completes, you might want to play back the MP4 in something like iTunes or QuickTime to check out sound sync and other things that could cause issues. If it's fine, then go ahead and transfer the video to your iPod using iTunes.
Now, you can enjoy the movies on your fifth generation video iPod anywhere and anytime.