Q: "Do MP4 and MPEG mean the same? Now I have to convert some video to MP4, and have a free MPEG video converter. Whether this free MPEG video converter can do MP4 video converting work? Are MP4 Video Converter and MPEG Video Converter the same? I don't want to buy another MP4 video converter."
A: MP4 Video Converter and MPEG Video Converter are not the same, but mostly, a MPEG video converter supports converting popular videos to MP4.
MPEG, we usually regard it as an encoder, and it has the four branches - MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 and MPEG-3. The first three is for video files; the latter one is for audio files. If you say MPEG format, it mostly refers to MPG format in MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 encoder, and sometimes it also mean MP4 in MPEG-4 encoder.
So, strictly speaking, MP4 and MPEG are not the same, MPEG contains more than MP4. As for video converter, MPEG video converter also supports MP4 video converting work.
Generally speaking, MPEG video converter supports converting videos to MP4, but not all of them. Some free MPEG video converter just supports converting video to MPG. So, the video converter that supports a wide range of video formats is needed to help us do more with our videos.
Free MPEG Video Converter Factory is just the right choice for you. It is professional video converter supports converting videos to MPEG (both MPG and MP4), and also supports converting video to some other popular video format such as AVI, MKV and WMV. With a cool and friendly interface, it offers you to convert videos in an easy way with high quality and fast converting speed. Just download it to have a try.
If you are looking for a DVD ripper, video converter, video downloader and video editing tool in one program, WonderFox DVD Video Converter is definitely worth giving a try. It is an integrated tool with DVD ripping, video converting and online video downloading functions. User can apply this DVD Video Converter to rip DVDs with the latest encryption technology and encode video clips/audio to several formats, including AVI, VOB, FLV, MOV, MKV and 3GP. Its basic editing features allow user to crop, clip and add special effects to source files before conversion, which can let user do more with their videos.
Download DVD Video Converter and launch it. Click "Add Video" to import videos.
Select output format in "Profile" setting as the format you need.
Click "Start" to begin converting process. Open output profile to get the output video.