Best GoPro (4K) Video Converter Free for PC/Mac

[Latest Updated: Jan. 9, 2019 by Beatrice Green to 4K Video Conversion]

GoPro Video Converter

Convert GoPro video to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, etc for smooth editing and playing

GoPro videos won't play with VLC or other media players? Can't read or edit GoPro videos with Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Pro, etc.? GoPro video is encoded in MP4 (H.264) or MP4 (HEVC) format. However, due to different video parameter settings, incompatible format/codec, trouble in dealing with large GoPro 4K videos, some video editors/players may be unable to recognize, edit or play the GoPro video. Use a top GoPro video converter free program for PC/Mac to convert GoPro 4K/1080p HD video to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV or any other format supported by video applications is the solution.

Best Free GoPro Video Converter for Windows (10) & Mac

WinX Video Converter is a piece of freeware that can easily convert GoPro 4K/1080p video to MP4, AVI, WMV, MPEG, MOV, FLV or other popular formats supported by video editors/players or devices for smooth playing and editing. Also allows you to cut, trim, split, crop, merge GoPro 4K/HD video and adjust GoPro video resolution, bit rate, frame rate, aspect ratio, etc. Besides, it can convert GoPro 4K HEVC, 4K H.264 or any other video like MKV, AVCHD, M2TS, AVI, WMV, MOV from one format to another.

WinX Video Converter

Best free GoPro video converter for Windows (10) and Mac to convert GoPro 4K/1080p footages or any other video to MP4 H.264 and more. Cut and merge, crop GoPro video clips. Adjust GoPro video resolution, frame rate, bit rate, etc.
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  • Convert GoPro Videos
  • Edit GoPro Clips

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How to Convert GoPro Video to MP4, AVI, etc. in 3 Steps

Free download and install free WinX Video Converter on Windows 10/8/7, etc. and follow the 3 simple steps below to fast convert GoPro 4K/HD videos to MP4 or other Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Windows Movie Maker, VLC, iPhone, iPad, Android compatible formats, so as to play, edit, upload the GoPro video with no hassle...

Step 1. Load GoPro video
Run WinX Video Converter and click "+Video" button to select and import source GoPro video. You can add more than one GoPro videos for batch converting.

Step 2. Convert, edit GoPro video
This best free GoPro video converter for PC/Mac provides all popular mainstream output video formats. In the pop-up Output Profile window, choose MP4, AVI, WVM, MOV, FLV or any other preferred format as the output.

Steps to Convert GoPro Videos

For uploading:

  1. YouTube: MP4, MPEG4, FLV. Frame rate: 60fps or below. Video requirements for YouTube uploading >
  2. Facebook: MP4, MOV (with H.264 Codec & AAC audio). Frame Rate: 30fps or below. Facebook video formats for uploading >
  3. Instagram: Preferred format: MP4 (with H.264 Codec & AAC audio, 3500 kbps video bit rate). Frame rate: 30fps or below. How to upload photos/videos to Instagram >
  4. Twitter: Preferred format: MP4 (with H.264 Codec & AAC Low Complexity audio). Frame rate: 40fps or below.

For playing:

  1. PC general video formats: MP4, AVI, WMV, AVC, H.264, MPEG, MOV.
  2. iPhone/iPad/Mac video formats: MP4, MOV, M4V.
  3. Android video formats: MP4, H.264, 3GP, WebM.
  4. VLC: MP4, AVI, MKV, 3GP, ASF, MOV, FLV, MXF, VOB, DVD, RM, etc.

For editing:

  1. Windows Movie Maker: MP4, WMV, MOV, AVI, 3GP, M4V, M2TS, ASF, 3GP, MOD.
  2. iMovie: MP4, MOV, M4V, MPEG-2, DV.
  3. Adobe Premiere Pro: MP4, MOV, MPEG, 3GP, ASF, AVI, WMV, DV, HEVC (H.265), M2TS, M4V, MXF, VOB, etc.
  4. Final Cut Pro: MP4, AVI, MOV, 3GP, MTS/M2TS, MXF, AVCHD, DV, HEVC (require macOS High Sierra 10.13 or above), XAVC.

Simple Editing Functions for Beginners

WinX Free Video Converter provides some basic video editing features. As you can see, many social media sites put a limit on the import video file size. You can also use this GoPro video converter freeware to do some basic edits for your GoPro video and compress GoPro 4K/1080p video. Click "Edit" icon.

Steps to Edit GoPro Videos

Cut: Tap "Trim" and "Enable Trim" to drag the two knobs or set Start Time and End Time to get needed part of the GoPro video. Cut GoPro Video

Crop: Tap "Crop" and "Enable Crop" to freely drag the dot line to crop GoPro video to remove unwanted border areas.

Merge: You can not only use this best free GoPro video converter for Windows (10) and Mac to split GoPro video but also fast merge several GoPro video clips into one file by clicking "Merge" button on the main UI.

Settings: Click "Settings" icon to set output resolution, bit rate, frame rate, etc. e.g. fast compress GoPro Hero 7/6 4K video to 1080p.

Step 3. Save GoPro video
When everything is settled, click "Browse" to set a destination folder to save the converted GoPro video file. Click "RUN" to start converting GoPro video to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, etc. at superfast speed with this best free GoPro video converter for Windows (10) PC and Mac.

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About the Author

   Beatrice Green@Beatrice585858

Beatrice Green is a creative copywriter & marketer with 4-year work experience in Digiarty, professional in delivering thoughtful guides, tips or news related to DVD/video conversion/edit issues, latest hot movies, music, digital devices, tech events, and more.

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