How to Convert MOD to MP4 or Other Formats?

You may be trapped in a dilemma that either your media player or editing application will fail to process the MOD files produced by some tapeless camcorders. As the MOD is a tough video file type, this article will show you how to convert MOD to MP4.

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by Kevincy

Updated on Jul 26, 2022

How to Solve ".MOD Video Can't Play" Issue

Digital camcorders may be a family essential item nowadays to record fantastic and memorable scene, so that you can edit the videos and share with friends. But if you've bought the camcorders in some models of JVC GZ-MG, Panasonic SDR and Canon FS in the past, you're are totally no stranger to the MOD file type.

However, MOD file won't be recognized and decoded by most smartphones, tablets, media players, portable devices as well as video editing software. To make MOD video playable and more compatible, the best solution is to convert MOD files to a popular and frequently-used format, MP4.

How to Convert MOD Files to MP4 in 3 Simple Steps?

WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro is such an MOD to MP4 converter which enables you to convert MOD to almost all video and audio formats in batches. If you want to upload to YouTube, Facebook, etc, there is no need to check YouTube video specs, the built-in preset optimized profile will help you skip over all the tedious process.

Meanwhile, it can help compress and reduce file size without quality loss so that you can play back smoothly, burn to DVD, share with friends, stream to TV, import to video editors and so forth.

Free download and install this MOD converter on Windows PC, then follow this simple guide on how to convert MOD to MP4 below.

WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro can help convert MOD to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, MKV, FLV, 3GP, etc. Actually, it can smartly handle almost all camcorder footages including AVCHD (MTS/M2TS), MXF, MOV, etc. Learn more >

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Step 1: Add MOD Files

Open this MOD to MP4 converter, choose Converter icon and click "Add Files" or drag the MOD files into this program.

HD Video Converter Factory Pro can convert videos at 50X faster speed with the support for GPU Acceleration and it enables to convert video files in batches.

Add MOD Files

Add MOD Files

Note: It also enables you to import and convert M2V to MP4, PVR to MP4, MTS to MP4, MXF to MP4, and more. Meanwhile, you are capable of cutting video, mergeing multiple videos into one, add subtitles in this MOD to MP4 converter.

Step 2: Select MP4 Profile as Output Format

To convert MOD to MP4, open Output Format list on the right side, select MP4 profile under Video category.

Similarly, you can also convert MOD to AVI, convert MOD to MOV, etc. as you wish.

Select MP4 Profile as Output Format

Select MP4 Profile as Output Format

Tips: There is a wide range of preset optimized video & audio profiles for your choice as well as other portable devices. Besides, you can convert MOD to 4K video, HEVC video, VP9 video, HTML5 video, etc. For advanced users, you're allowed to adjust video parameters like change resolution, aspect ratio, encoder, bitrate, frame rate, etc.

Adjust Video Parameters

Adjust Video Parameters

Step 3: Convert MOD to MP4

After setting the output folder, hit "Run" button to start to convert MOD to MP4. The work will be finished in the shortest time.

Further Reading: What is MOD?

MOD is a tapeless video format used by JVC, Panasonic and Canon in some models of digital camcorders (e.g. GZ-MG505, SDR-S100, FS100). MOD file is actually a standard MPEG-2 encoded video with AC3 audio. So it can be viewed on a computer with a player that is capable of supporting MPEG-2 video. Also, MOD file can be easily authored to burn to DVD for watching on a DVD player without recompression, because it is fully compliant with DVD-video standard.

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