With higher compression ratio and advanced HD encoding technology, 1080p video is more and more popular among the modern society which gives better viewing experience. Now, there is an urgent demand of playing 1080p MKV file cannot on mobile devices like PS3, Xbox or Apple TV, iPad, etc. However, it will end in fail as they those devices only enable to playback video in limited format like mp4. Sometimes, we need to downsize the 1080p mkv video to 720p mp4 format that your computer, portable device, video editing programs can handle.
Here, with the best 1080p to 720p Converter, you can easily convert/compress 1080p MKV to 720p MP4 without any audio and video out-of-sync issues, so as to spare more storage spaces, to have an easy editing or smooth playback. If you are running on Mac OS X, please get the 1080p to 720p Mac video converter. Now just download it and follow the tutorial below.
Convert 1080p MKV videos to 720p MP4 videos on Windows/Mac
1. Click the “Add video” icon to import 1080p movie files correspondingly.
2. Click the drop-down list on the bottom; choose proper presets according to your device model. You can use the small search box to locate your device quickly. Basically the “H.264 Video(*.mp4)” is a universal format for watching on Android/Apple/Windows devices.
3. Check the pencil-like icon to activate the editing function. Here you can trim video for your needed length, crop video to get rid of annoying black edges, join multiple video clips into one, add text/image watermark and add subtitles. For example, if the original movie has no subtitle or the subtitles you need, you can download it from website and then add the subtitles into the output videos for full enjoyment with this software.
4. Click on “Settings” to modify the video size (resolution) as 1280*720. For watching videos on a tablet, 720p with 2000~2500kbps is just all right. Overall, the same bitrate in 1080p and 720p is almost the same.
Pls notes that the video quality improved with the bitrate, but not the higher the better. You need to consider your device configuration as the high bitrate required higher read&write speed.
4. Ok now click the “Convert” button to start converting/downsize 1080p mkv to 720p mp4 for playing. It supports batch conversion, you can import and transcode multiple 1080p files at one time. After conversion, click “Open” to locate the converted video directly. Transfer the result video file to your portable devices for enjoying.
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