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How to Downscale 4K to 1080P with the Best 4K to 1080P Converter

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Updated on April 13, 2020

We all have some 4K videos that are downloaded from YouTube, Vimeo, or shot by some cameras like Canon. However, there is one more problem that remains: the videos that are shot in 4K are often too large for uploading, or even keeping them with you on your laptop, or your devices. Hence, in this article, I will guide you on how to downscale 4K to 1080P with a reliable 4K to 1080P Converter:

Why Do We Need to Convert 4K Video to 1080P?

Many people are reluctant to downscale 4K to 1080P, but you have to do this in some cases:

1. Some media players will encounter screen freezing or audio and video out of sync problems when playing or editing 4K UHD video if your computer configuration and graphics performance are not strong enough.

2. The size of 4K video is usually very large, and the video of only 1 or 2 minutes will be hundreds of megabytes, which is not conducive to storage and upload to the video-sharing sites like upload video to YouTube.   

3. The 4K video can only be enjoyed on the 4K monitor, but the mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets that people prefer are rarely able to reach the 4K standard.

As for 1080P, it’s still the most popular resolution widely used by streaming video sites, movies for HD video. Next, let's learn how to convert 4k to 1080P with high quality.

The Best 4K to 1080P Converter - HD Video Converter Factory Pro

There are so many good video converters, and WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro is one of the best, which also support 4K videos. The software meets all your desires to downscale 4K to 1080P, 1080P to 720P with the best output quality and the fastest conversion speed. Another obvious feature is that it allows 4K video to be converted to other popular video formats such as AVI, MOV, MP4, MKV, WMV, etc., for more use. Below is the detail on how to convert 4K video to 1080P. Free downloadFree download this software to get started!

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Tutorial on How to Downscale 4K to 1080P

Load Files into 4K to 1080P Converter

Step 1: Load Files into 4K to 1080P Converter

Free downloadFree download, install and open WonderFox 4K to 1080P Converter on your PC, select Converter. Click the Add Files button and then Add Videos in the upper left corner of the program interface. Choose the video files you want to convert and click Open.

Select Output Format

Step 2: Select Output Format

Now select a proper format as the output format from the pop-up window. There are MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, etc. available for your choice. You can choose any output format, but for better compatibility and image quality, MP4 is one of the best options. Click on MP4 icon under Video tab.

How to Convert 4K to 1080P

Step 3: Downscale 4K to 1080P

The program allows you to convert 4K to 1080P with 2 options.

Option 1: Simply drag the output resolution to 1080P.

 Option 2: Click "Parameter Settings" button to customize the video resolution. Please set the "Resolution" as 1920*1080. Meanwhile, other parameters can be adjusted according to your own requirements like bit rate, sample rate, etc.

Start Converting 4K to 1080P

Step 4: Start Converting 4K to 1080P

The most important final step is converting 4K to 1080P. Click the inverted triangle icon to specify where your converted files should be saved. And click the "Run" button to begin the 4K to 1080P conversion process. With hardware acceleration, the conversion will be fast.

At last...

From the points above, WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro can easily downscale 4K to 1080P video with the best quality. This operation is simpler than you think, right? Finally, if you have any questions about convert 4K video to 1080P, please feel free to contact us.

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WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro

Want to easily convert DVD to digital 1080P video in MP4, MKV, AVI? WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro can help you! It is a powerful DVD converter that supports changing DVD resolution, converts DVDs to ISO images, DVD folders or digital formats such as MP4, MOV, etc. with few clicks. Download it to have a try!

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