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Mac OS X 10.12: How to Convert 4K Videos on macOS Sierra

Free download Mac 4K converter and then convert/compress 4K ultra HD videos on macOS Sierra

Nowadays many Mac computers can work with 4K displays, making you enjoy ultra clear 4K movies videos downloaded online. However, 4K video file size is too large, thus not appropriate for sharing to online websites like YouTube, emailing to friends, or transferring to memory-constrained portable devices for later playback or backup. Accordingly, we sometimes need to convert or compress 4K UHD videos.

In this post, we will focus on how to convert 4K videos on macOS Sierra – the Mac operating system which was showed off at WWDC 2016.

Note: the software and guide also apply for converting 4K videos on other Mac operating systems, like macOS Mojave.

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4K Video Converter for Mac OS X 10.12 & Others

WinX HD Video Converter for Mac
This 4K converter can convert the format of 4K UHD videos, as well as compress 4K 2016p to 2K 1080p, 720p, etc. Plus, it is easy to convert 4K to iPhone, iPad, Android, YouTube, iMovie and other devices/sites/programs thanks to preset profiles.

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First of All, You Need a 4K Converter Compatible with Mac OS X 10.12

By referring to top 3 best 4K video converters, we have selected the best 4K converter for Mac computers – WinX HD Video Converter for Mac. It is regularly updated to handle new formats, codecs, resolutions like 4K and 8K, and operating systems like Mac OS X 10.12 macOS Sierra. This 4K converter has multiple useful features. After downloading and installing it on your computer running on Mac (OS X 10.12), you can:

* Compress 4K to 1080p, 720p, or other resolutions;
* Convert 4K video to other formats, such as MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV; Besides, it also allows you to convert 4K video to audio in MP3, AAC or other audio formats;
* Convert/compress 4K videos to iPhone 7/SE/6s (Plus), iPad Pro/Air/mini, Apple TV, Android Samsung Galaxy S7, Google, HTC, Sony, Windows Phone, etc. easily thanks to the hundreds of premade output profiles;
* Convert 4K to YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo and other sites effortlessly.

In addition to allowing 4K conversion on Mac OS X 10.12, WinX HD Video Converter for Mac is also a HD video downloader, making it easy to free download 4K (60 fps) videos from YouTube and other 1000+ sites. Moreover, it can process SD/HD/8K/3D video download and conversion.

Then, You Can Execute 4K Conversion on OS X 10.12 Following the Guide

Step 1. Free download WinX 4K video converter to your Mac running on OS X 10.12. Then, install it following the prompts. Once finished, double click on the software icon to launch it.

4K Video Converter for Mac OS X 10.12

Step 2. Click "+ Video" button which resides in the top-left corner of the software main interface. Then, you can load the 4K video(s) you want to convert.

Step 3. Select an output from the auto pop-up Output Profile panel based on your own needs. For example, if you want to compress 4K videos for iPhone 6s, please go to Apple Device -> to iPhone Video -> iPhone 6/6s, Plus (H264) or iPhone 6/6s, Plus (MPEG4).

Step 4 (optional). Set destination folder to store the output. Hit Edit to trim or crop the video(s). Activate Merge function if you want to join multiple videos into a single file. Enable Hardware Encoder to get fast video conversion speed.

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Step 5. When all settings are done, you can hit "RUN" to begin converting 4K videos on Mac OS X 10.12 - macOS Sierra.

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WinX HD Video Converter enables you to convert 8K/4K/HD/SD videos on Mac (incl. 10.12, 10.13, 10.14) and Windows (10), free download videos at any resolution, edit videos, etc. Free download it and see what surprises it will bring to you!

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