Free Download
3 Handy Solutions for Converting QuickTime to MP4 Quickly and Effortlessly
AuthorRecommended by the author
Free Download X

SoftwareHow to & Tips

Video FormatsConvert Video


3 Handy Solutions for Converting QuickTime to MP4 Quickly and Effortlessly

Author by Rocabella

Update on Sep 23, 2020

“Is there an easy way to convert QuickTime to MP4 video?” QT, namely, Apple QuickTime movie file, is always saved in MOV format. It is not compatible with devices other than Apple devices. This is very inconvenient for us. Hence, this article will explain in detail how to convert QuickTime MOV video to the most compatible MP4 format. Now, free download this recommended QuickTime File converter to get started.

What is a QuickTime (QT) File and Why Convert QuickTime to MP4?

A QT file is the QuickTime multimedia format developed by Apple Computer that is more commonly saved with a .mov extension. Apple devices and players can play QuickTime MOV files well, but what if you want to play QuickTime MOV videos on devices other than Mac / iPhone / iPad / Apple TV? MP4 is the most popular video format for phones, tablets, and other devices, hence, converting QuickTime to MP4 will be a good choice. But how can we finish QuickTime MP4 conversion smoothly? Read this article to learn how to convert QuickTime to MP4 effortlessly.

Method 1: Converting QuickTime to MP4 with Desktop QuickTime File Converter

A reliable QuickTime MOV converter is essential when converting QuickTime video to MP4. Looking at almost all of the QuickTime converters on the network, all claim to be the best converters. In fact, only a few video converters are worthy of the name. Wonderfox HD Video Converter Factory Pro enjoys an excellent reputation among users. First of all, it is true and reliable in the process of converting QuickTime to MP4. Second, it will convert the video at a rapid speed and maintain the highest video quality. Finally, if you have any questions, you can send a message to the official mail for exempting you from worries. All in all, free downloadfree download this software now and get started.

Free Download Free Download

Tutorial on How to Convert QuickTime to MP4 Effortlessly

How to Convert QuickTime Movie to MP4

Before converting QT to MP4, please free downloadfree download Free HD Video Converter Factory on your PC.

Step 1: Load Source File into QuickTime to MP4 Converter

Launch WonderFox QuickTime MP4 converter and click on “Add Files” to load your QuickTime MOV files. Besides, directly drop and drag files into the interface is also allowed. You can add more than one QuickTime movie videos to batch convert to MP4.

Step 2: How to Convert a QuickTime Video to MP4

Now, click on the output format section on the right side of the interface and enter the sub-window. Click on Video tab on the menu bar and then choose MP4 as the output format. As you can see, the software provides almost all popular video formats, so converting QuickTime to AVI, etc. is also feasible.

Step 3: Finish QuickTime MP4 Conversion

Finally, set the output path below the interface and click on “Run” button on the lower right side to finish QuickTime movie to MP4 conversion. When the conversion is complete, the tip box will appear, you can find the converted MP4 file in the destination file.

Method 2: Converting QuickTime to MP4 with VLC Media Player

Loading QuickTime MOV File into VLCLoading QuickTime MOV File into VLC

The powerful VLC is an open-source multimedia player that is able to work on various platforms. It can not only play most of the video, play DVD discs as well as rip the ISO image file, but also change the video format. Now let's take a look at how it converts QuickTime MOV video to MP4 easily. Before getting started, download VLC Media Player if you don't already have it from official site:

Step 1: Firstly, open VLC on your computer. Hit the "Media" button on the menu bar. Then choose "Convert/Save..." from the drop-down list.

Step 2: Then, drag the QuickTime MOV files from your computer and drop them to the File Selection box, or click the “Add” button on the right side to locate your files exactly.

Finish QuickTime MP4 Conversion on VLCFinish QuickTime MP4 Conversion on VLC

Step 3: Next, click on “convert” button under "Convert/save" on the bottom to proceed. A new window will pop up and you can choose the destination and output format for the converted video.

Step 4: Now, select the "Video - H.264 + MP3 (.mp4)" option from the "Profile" drop-down list. Then, hit "Browse", and set the output location, give a name and click on "Save".

Step 5: Finally, click the "Start" button at the bottom to begin QuickTime MOV to MP4 conversion process.

Method 3: Converting QuickTime to MP4 with Online Video Converter

Converting QuickTime to MP4 with Online Video ConverterConverting QuickTime to MP4 with Online Video Converter

Online video converters will provide a help when converting QuickTime MOV to MP4. The following tutorial uses as an example to explain the specific steps.

Step 1: Visit and then upload QuickTime video from computer, URL, Dropbox or Google Drive.

Step 2: (optional) Customize the output video effects including preset video resolution, change screen size, set file size, change frame rate, cut video, rotate video, etc.

Step 3: Click "Convert file" to convert QuickTime to MP4 online.

Hot search: Free Online Video Compressors | Free Online Video Cutters | Free Online Audio Compressors

At last...

So, which one is the best video converter to convert QuickTime movie to MP4? Well, it depends mainly on your requirements and the number of QuickTime files. The variety of output formats to choose from, the conversion speed is particularly outstanding, WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro should be the first choice. With it, beginners and professionals can quickly and easily convert QuickTime to MP4. Finally, please feel free to contact us if you have any difficulties.

Free Download Free Download

Rip DVD to QuickTime for Free Playback

Rip DVD to QuickTime for Free Playback

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro

This DVD to QuickTime Ripper helps you rip DVD movies and make them compatible with QuickTime for free playback. It also allows you to quickly convert DVDs to a variety of other formats and popular devices such as iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy Note 9, etc. No any quality loss that will make sure the best video quality.

More Related Articles

MP4 to MOV: Best Program to Convert MP4 to QuickTime MOV How to Rip DVD to QuickTime for Free Playback How to Play .mov Videos with Best MOV Player
Can VLC Play MOV - the Best Converter for VLC MOV Playback Issue 4 Handy Solutions on How to Play MOV on Windows PC Easy Methods to Convert YouTube to MOV