MP4 to MOV Converter

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MP4

The MPEG-4 Part 14 format, better known as MP4, is a multimedia container used to store digital audio and video. It can store other kinds of data, like still images and subtitles.

MOV

MOV file format is mainly associated with Apple and QuickTime. MOV is a file format that can hold several multimedia files such as virtual reality (VR) and 3D. Apple originally created the MOV file format and QuickTime Player - the compatible software for viewing MOV files. It's quite popular with music and video editors due to the way it stores data.

Frequently Answered Questions

Does MOV work on Windows?

MOV is compatible with windows, but only if you use the QuickTime player. Apple originally created the MOV file format for MacOS; thus, it can't run using any Windows Media Player below version 12.


Is MP4 a video format?

MP4 is a multimedia container that can store both audio and video. It can also be used to contain other forms of data, such as still images and subtitles.


Can I play MP4 files on Windows Media Player?

No, Windows Media Player cannot support the MP4 file format. However, that changes when you install DirectShow-compatible MPEG-4 decoder packs.


Which one is a better video format between MP4 and MOV?

Most devices support MP4 playback, and it's considered a universal video format. MP4 is amble to compress audio-visual data with minimal to zero losses in quality. Files in MP4 format also take up less space compared to MOV files. However, if you're comparing it to MOV quality-wise, MP4 falls short, making MOV the superior choice for quality videos.


What are the drawbacks of MP4?

The only issue with using MP4 file format is that it won't edit nor allow you to update your videos. MOV file format, on the other hand, is quite popular with editors because you can easily edit video in this format.


How to Convert MP4 to MOV


Converting an MP4 file to MOV may mean loss of video quality, but this isn't always the case with the right converter. You can easily convert your MP4 files to MOV and retain the quality just by Convertr.org. Conversion of your files is a breeze and can be done in a few simple steps.

  1. Add the MP4 files you want to convert by dragging and dropping them in the designated area or uploading them from your computer.
  2. Select the file format you want to convert to, in this case, MOV
  3. Click in "Convert" to initiate the process, and await as Convert.org changes to your desired file format.
  4. After the conversion process is complete, download your now converted MOV files.

It's really as simple as that! upload, convert, and download!