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Convert RM/RMVB to MP4: Forget Free Online Solution

.rm is the filename extension of RealMedia, a multimedia container format created by RealNetworks. It is used for streaming content over the Internet. It boasts the ability to unpack the digital stream while it is being downloaded. RM and RMVB are the same container formats. Players and devices supporting RM file are quite few. To play RM on iPhone or other devices excluding RM from lists of supported file types, you can convert RM/RMVB to MP4 with a RM file converter. Such tool could be online or desktop-based, free or paid.

Since there're many online services claiming that they can convert RM to MP4 for free without downloading additional program, some people can't wait to have a try. Don't rush to open an online converter before you read our roundup of some commonly found limitations associated with online tools.

Limitations of Free Online RM (RealMedia) to MP4 Converters

1. Network connection is indispensable. Or, it won't work. Your web surfing experience will be greatly affected while online tool runs.
2. They often set a file size limitation on your source RM file, say, 50M and 100M. Extra payment is required to break the limitation.
3. Batch conversion is always not allowed. If you have multiple RM files to convert, you have to do the process one by one. Such a time-wasting thing!
4. There may be no response when uploading source file. File upload process may take very long time.
5. RM to MP4 conversion speed is very slow, because it relies on network connection and lacks advanced techniques to enhance process speed.
6. There're no advanced settings to adjust resulting file quality, aspect ratio, conversion speed, etc.
7. Sending your files to the web isn't safe.

If you don't mind above limitations, you can try converting RM to MP4 online. If you do, download a desktop-based MP4 video converter to convert RM to MP4 or process other file formats.

Best RM to MP4 Converter for Windows (10, 8.1, 8, 7, XP, etc.)/Mac

- WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe [100% clean]: Far Better than Free Online Tools

As a desktop-based program, it has many merits that online converters lack. It allows you to fast convert RM to high-quality MP4 with optimal configuration, thanks to the support for cutting-edge hardware acceleration technologies to boost conversion speed, High Quality Engine, and a lot of inbuilt MP4 profiles. It's a safe way to convert virtually any video.

Video Tutorial: How to Transcode RM/RMVB to MP4 Format

A Better Way to Convert RM to MP4

Among all video converters in the market, WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is one of the best choices for Windows 10 and lower. It also prepares a Mac edition for Mac users.

Advantages of using desktop-based RM to MP4 converter vs onlline tools?

• It doesn't require for internet connection to upload source RM files and process file format conversion.
• You can insert source files as many as you need for quick batch conversion.
There're no limitations on quantity and also file size.
• It comes with lots of MP4 presets, thus you can convert RM to MP4 for using on virtually any device, any video-hosting site and any editing program.
• Supporting for the world's most advanced Intel QSV, MMX-SSE, Nvidia CUDA/NVENC, Hyper-threading and AMD 3DNow! tech, it works faster than online tools and even many similar programs.
• It also provides many useful options to better meet users' needs, such as, merge, trim, crop, deinterlace, subtitle, adjust video audio parameters, etc.
• It will keep you files and computer as safe as usual, because you don't need to upload file online and download output file from given link.

Not only working as a RM to MP4 converter, it is also available to convert videos among other file formats like MKV, AVCHD, AVI, WMV, MOV, edit videos, free download videos from YouTube and other 1000+ sites, make photo slideshow videos with favorite background music, etc.

How to convert RM to MP4 video with WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe?

Step 1. Download and install this RealMedia converter on your PC or Mac.

Step 2. Load source RM files into this program simply by dragging and dropping or clicking "+ Video" button at the top left corner to browse and select target items.

Convert RM to MP4

Step 3. Choose a desired MP4 profile from Output Profile panel, and then hit "OK". Before hopping over to the last step, you can make some adjustments based on your own needs, for example, trim video, merge videos, enable High Quality Engine, check Deinterlace, etc.

Step 4. Click "RUN" button to get RM to MP4 conversion started in no time.


author - Kistent Waung

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Graduated from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, she employs herself in IT related content creation (since 2013) and happens to perfectly combine her major (computer & science) and her gusto (writing). She's seasoned at offering video audio conversion workarounds and always passionate about new trends, from hot HEVC, 4K to the new AV1 codec.

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