MP4 has become one of the most widely used video formats. Part of this popularity is due to the fact that this is the media container format chosen by Apple for their iPod music player and their iTunes software. That is why some people know MP4 by the name of iPod Video. So, if you own an iPod, you have probably realized that it refuses to play other video formats, like MPEG or WMV. This means that to be able to visualize your favorite videos on your device, you will first need to convert them into a compatible format, that is, MP4.
Xilisoft iPod Video Converter has been specifically developed to help you perform this task. The user-friendly interface can be customized with different skins. Major international languages are available,too. Although the output parameters set as default work fine, you can also define more specific requirements using two setting levels. First, there is a basic level, which will let you decide on aspects like file name, video size, video quality or audio quality. A useful option is to split the file according to a definite size. A second complexity level enables setting video and audio stream to more specific parameters, like bitrate, frame rate, zoom aspect, sample rate, channels and volume. These parameters include the latest iPod specifications of MP4 video.
You may also use the software to rip music CD's.
- It supports a wide range of multimedia formats
- The output format can be fully customized.´
- The software can be directly installed onto the iPod
- The output files are fully compatible with iPod's latest specifications
- Some settings are not really configurable