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[Free Download & Review] Best 3 Video Converters for Mac of 2018

2018 Top 3 Mac Video Converters - Convert Any Video on macOS (High Sierra) with Ease

The limitation of Mac acceptable formats forces users to get help from video converter software to change incompatible video format to playable one on Mac. Besides, through video converter, we can perfectly upload camcorder recorded videos to SNS; play downloaded movie on various devices, compress video for delivering over network, import video to iDVD for disc burning and more.

How to get a great Mac video converter? Here, we will list 2018 top 3 video converter software for macOS High Sierra or lower for your reference.

2018 Best 3 Video Converters for Mac [Free Download & Review]

Best Video Converter for Mac

WinX HD Video Converter for Mac
Rating: ★★★★★
OS: Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6) to macOS High Sierra
Developer: Digiarty Software

WinX HD Video Converter for Mac focuses on offering the easiest and fastest solution to convert videos on Mac. It embeds 370+ video and audio codecs to deliver a well support of almost all sorts of videos embracing MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, MKV, M2TS, FLV, 3GP and more. It can simply change formats between standard videos as well as compress 1080P HD/4K/8K videos to be smaller while keeping high quality. Besides, it can help convert any video to iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Android, Windows devices, PlayStation, Xbox etc, for a hassle-free playback. The preset device profiles will be continuously updated collecting newly-released gadgets. It can also extract audio tracks to MP3, FLAC, AAC, AC3, M4R (iPhone Ringtone) etc, with high fidelity from original video.

Additionally, it can free download online videos from 300+ sites, like YouTube, Dailymotion, Vevo, Vimeo, Metacafe; create photos slideshow video with background music; record screen and camera video; crop/trim/merge videos; add external subtitle/watermark and adjust parameters.

WinX HD Video Converter for Mac is concisely designed helping beginners master operation with ease. We believe that you will be shocked by the speedy conversion. With the help of hyper-threading tech, Multi-core utility and Hardware encoder support, it becomes the fastest Mac video converter, up to 5x faster than others in the market.

Top 3 Video Converters for Mac - Wondeshare Video Converter Ultimate for Mac

Wondeshare Video Converter Ultimate for Mac
Rating: ★★★★☆
OS: Mac OS X 10.6 – 10.10
Developer: Wondershare

Similar to WinX HD Video Converter for Mac, Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is primarily featured to convert formats between common videos, HD/4K videos, online videos and audios. It support 159 formats containing general/HD formats and 3D formats (MP4, WMV, AVI, MKV and for YouTube). It also offers a direct way to convert videos to Apple/Samsung devices, game consoles and trending VR devices. In addition, this top video converter for Mac in 2018 integrates online video downloader, video editor, DVD converter/burner into one program, which can meet different requirements to handle various media files.

Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate for Mac brings a good user experience while multiple functions drive some users to get a guide to master manipulation. Although Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is announced giving 30x faster conversion speed, results of our test indicate that it is a bit slower to convert a 1080P video to MP4 than WinX HD Video Converter for Mac on the same Mac computer. What satisfies us is that quality of output file is pretty good!

Top 3 Video Converters for Mac - iMedia Converter Deluxe

iMedia Converter Deluxe
Rating: ★★★★
OS: Mac OS X Lion (10.7) to macOS Sierra
Developer: iSkysoft

The last program listed on our "Top 3 Video Converters for Mac in 2018" chart is iMedia Converter Deluxe. Actually, it has the same primary feature with above two applications: "convert any video on Mac". What's difference is codec support. iMedia Converter Deluxe supports 150+ video, audio, DVD formats and involves into constant update to add new formats. It also allows users to convert video to iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Samsung, HTC, Microsoft Lumia, Sony, Xbox and VR devices. Equipped with video downloading function, DVD toolkit and video editing options, iMedia Converter Deluxe is definitely a piece of versatile media software.

iMedia Converter Deluxe offers a 3-step solution to convert videos: Import > Select Output and Edit > Export. Along with the modern interface, even green-hands can fully understand how to perform this software. During conversion, it can maximally preserve original image/audio to get a resulting file without quality loss and grant a quite fast speed. But honestly, it fails to catch up with other two best Mac video converters on speed.

Comparison of 2018 Top 3 Video Converters for Mac Features

WinX HD Video Converter for Mac Wondeshare Video Converter Ultimate for Mac iMedia Converter Deluxe
Supported Formats (Input/Output) 370+ video/audio codecs
410+ devices profiles
(including latest released gadgets)
159 formats (video, audio, DVD)
Apple/Samsung devices, game consoles, VR devices
150+ (video, audio, DVD)
Apple/Android/windows/VR devices
Convert HD/4K Video Yes (also supports 8K video) Yes Yes
Convert/Burn DVD No Yes Yes
Create Photo Slideshow Yes No No
Record Screen/Camera Video Yes No No
Edit Video Yes Yes Yes
Adjust Parameters Yes Yes Yes
Ease with Use Simplest A bit complex to fully understand all features Simpler
Output Quality Best Better Good
Speed Fastest Faster Fast

Verdict: Although WinX HD Video Converter for Mac lacks of DVD conversion and burning function, it does a much better job on SD/HD/4K video conversion than other two video converters for Mac, not only supporting more video/audio formats and devices, but empowering users to get an output file with higher quality in shorter time. If you focus on changing video formats and have no requirement to manage DVD discs, WinX HD Video Converter for Mac must be the best Mac video converter for you!

Tip: WinX HD Video Converter for Mac also arrives with a Windows version supporting any video conversion on Windows 10 and lower version.

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