High-definition video or HD video (HDV) generally refers to any video system of higher resolution than standard-definition (SD) video. Its video formats include AVCHD (mts, m2ts), MOD, TOD, H.264/AVC, MKV, MPEG-2 (ts), DivX, HD WMV, MPEG-4 and QuickTime. It is popular for its rich color reproduction and high quality.
But due to the special video format of HD video, it is really a hassle to play HD video on other media players like iPad, iPhone, iPod, PSP, PS3, Samsung Galaxy, HTC One Series, Blackberry, etc . Thus you need HD video converter for Mac/Windows to convert HD videos for playing on HD players.
Video Converter for Mac and Video Converter for Windows are the two versions of the best HD video converter, which allows you to convert HD video to SD video, or even upgrade an SD video to HD video (Apple TV HD, PS3 HD, Xbox HD, Zune HD).
For both Mac and Windows users, you may come across these video format incompatibility situations. Thus you must apply for Video Converter for Mac and Video Converter for Windows respectively according to your operating system.
Convert HD video to WMV: Want to play HD videos on some WMV-based player but just find they greyed out.
Convert HD video to FLV: Want to upload HD video on sharing websites like YouTube or Google but get unsatisfied. Convert it to FLV first.
Convert HD video to MOV: Want to play HD video in QuickTime or edit it in iMovie on Mac? Convert HD video to MOV first.
Convert HD video to VOB: Want to convert HD video to VOB or DVD format to burn a DVD of it and then play it on DVD Player.
Convert HD video for iPhone/iPad/iPod: Only MOV, MP4 or M4V which is encoded with MPEG-4 or H.264 can be supported by these iDevices. Convert HD to iPhone/iPad/iPod compatible formats.
You may have many downloaded videos from internet and want to play them on HD Players (such as PS3, XBOX 360, Apple TV and so on) but find you can't always enjoy them on the go. Thus convert them to HD video.
Here are the detailed instructions for you to convert HD video to other video format with Video Converter for Mac on Mac OS X 10.9, 10.8, 10.7 and lower. However, you should check how to convert HD video in Windows 8/7/Vista/XP with Video Converter as a Windows user.
Extract audios from HD video: Extract audio from video and convert it to any popular audio formats like MP3, WMA, AAC, OGG, WAV, and M4A for iPad, iPod, iPhone and other mobile devices.
Edit HD video and optimize output settings: Before initiating HD video conversion, you can edit your videos by trimming, cropping, adjusting brightness, contrast and saturation, etc.