As we all know, Apple device actually doesn’t support MPG video files. So you might have a hard time playing or editing MPG video files on Mac, iPhone, iPad, iMovie, etc. To solve this problem, you’d better try to convert MPG to MP4. Since MP4 is widely used and supported by the Apple device and iMovie. In this article, we will explore how to convert MPG to MP4 on Mac, and also show you 3 great MPG to MP4 converters.
To convert MPG to MP4 on Mac, you can use Cisdem Video Converter to do the work. This powerful program allows you to convert video and audio files into multiple formats on Mac with fast speed. You can edit them before conversion. Meanwhile, it enables you to download videos from websites, rip DVD to videos and combine all your media files into a large one.
Run Cisdem MPG to MP4 Converter on your Mac. Simply drag and drop MPG files to the program. Alternatively, click media browser button in the top right-hand corner to browse MPG files from the computer.
Go to the format list＞ General Video＞ MP4. If you want to play the converted MP4 files on iPad or iPhone, you can navigate to Apple Device＞iPad or iPhone .MP4.
Click the icon to edit your MPG videos before conversion. You can modify these videos by trimming, cropping, rotating, and adding watermarks & subtitles & effects.
In this step, it’s time to convert MPG to MP4 on Mac. You can convert all the videos in batch or merge them into one video to transfer. Just click on the button in the bottom right corner.
Handbrake is a free and popular video transcoder program that you can consider for converting MPG to MP4 on Mac. It has been around for over 10 years, thus this open source should be reliable and thorough. Now, follow the guides below to use the free MPG to MP4 converter.
If you get tired of installing a desktop program, just try the free online MPG to MP4 converter- Convertio. It is a compact and stable tool that helps you convert files online. According to the description of its home page, it supports more than 223 different documents, audios, videos, archive and so on.
At the end of the article, you may get your favorite MPG to MP4 converter for Mac. In general, Cisdem Video Converter earns the highest score from my side. It is absolutely safe, competitive and has rich functionalities, while the free software and online tool got the lower quality conversion. Plus, free MPG to MP4 converters only support the conversions between few video formats, which can’t meet all your demands.
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