In this article, you will find out:
▪ What are free Android media converters for PC and Mac?
▪ What are the best Android video converter software for PC and Mac?
▪ How to convert SD/HD videos for Android?
Android is a prevailing operating system for most smartphones and tablets and the only OS for mobiles that can be compared to Apple iOS by far. Video formats supported by Android include 3GP, MP4, WebM and TS in video codec H.263, H.264 AVC, MPEG-4 SP and VP8. Android 4.0+ can additional support a kind of HD video MKV (Matroska). But there are still many other video audio formats that cannot be played by Android mobile devices directly. So we need to find a powerful Android player app or video converter for Android.
This free WinX Video Converter can convert almost all standard videos such as AVI, MPEG, WMV, MOV, FLV, WebM and more to MP4 video or MP3 audio which are completely accepted by Android phones and tabs. It supports Windows 10, 8(.1), 8, 7, Vista, XP and comes with a Mac version - WinX Video Converter for Mac enabling you to convert any types of video to Android devices on macOS (High) Sierra.
It is an absolutely affordable cell phone video converter. It converts SD/HD videos to Android phones. For example, convert MTS/M2TS, MOV, AVI, MPEG, WMV video to Google Android phones (MP4, 3GP) accepted videos.
Not all video converters can play HD (4K/8K) videos like HEVC/H.265, VP9, MKV, AVCHD, MTS, but VideoProc can do it perfectly. With built-in 370+ audio video codecs, it supports popular videos all that you can list, MKV, AVCHD (M2TS, MTS), MOD, TS, TOD, YouTube videos, HD Camcorder videos...
With several ready-made profiles (output formats and resolutions) for Android, it can help directly convert and compress HD/4K/8K videos to Android Samsung Galaxy S8/Note 8, Google Nexus (5X/6P/5/6/7/9), Sony, Xperia, HTC Nexus One, Eris, Desire, Tatto, Sprint Hero, Dream, G1, LG Eve, GW620, Acer Liquid, Motorola Droid, Milestone, CLIO, DEXT, Dell Mini 3 and more. Apart from Android video conversion, this HD video converter can also convert SD/HD/4K/8K videos to iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Windows Phone, Surface Pro, Xbox, PS3/4, DVD format (VOB), HD videos, web videos, music and more.
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Before converting HD videos, please download and install VideoProc on your computer. Here we just take converting an HD video to format playable on all Android devices as an example:
Step 1: Click "+Video" to add HD videos to the software.
Step 2: Choose "Android Mobile" under the Output Profile as the major output format, find "to General Mobile Video" and then the profile of "Android Phone/Pad (Support HWAccel".
Step 3: Browse your computer folders to choose a disk and folder to save the output video file for futher transfering to the Android mobile.
Step 4: If no other adjustment and settings are needed, just hit "RUN" button and go. It also facilitates you playing other HD videos on any other Android devices, iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod), WP8, etc.
The said three Android video converters have a Mac version that combines all the functions inside, namely, WinX HD Video Converter for Mac. It is the best HD video converter to convert HD videos to Android devices for Mac. It works on Mac OS X Tiger/Leopard/Snow Leopard/Lion/Mountain Lion/Mavericks (10.9)/Yosemite (10.10)/10.11 El Capitan, macOS (High) Sierra.
One-stop video processing tool to edit, resize, adjust and convert MP4, MKV, AVI, etc video in 4K/HD/SD for playing on Android, iOS, Microsoft devices at fully accelerated speed. Also can rip DVDs and download video, music, playlist. Rip DVD & record screen.
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