“I am new to my Macbook Pro and I have all these movies are .avi format. What is the easiest way to watch them in iTunes? Do I have to download an app for this? If so, is there an open source solution?”
Itunes cannot play videos, but QuickTime can. In fact, we just need to convert AVI to MP4 first on Mac and play it on QuickTime. So how can we convert AVI to MP4 on Mac? The answer is using a Mac Video Converter, which can easily help us convert AVI to MP4 on MAC as well as customize the video.
Now, let’s look into how to convert AVI to MP4 on Mac with a Mac video converter.
Download a Mac video converter first.
Step 1: Load AVI videos
Install and start the program. Load the AVI videos by clicking the add icon or directly dragging and dropping. As for batch conversion, just click the “File” on the top menu to add video folder.
Step 2: output settings
Click the button close to 3D to choose profile for the output video. Pick MP4 as the output video.
A plus icon is provided for advanced audio and video parameters settings. Settings like video size, video codec, and video quality and so on are provided to be adjusted.
Step 3: convert AVI to MP4 on Mac
After all the settings, simply turn back to the main interface and click the convert icon to start the AVI to MP4 conversion. Required time and space depend on files amount and output settings.
When the AVI to MP4 conversion has been finished, just enjoy the video with QuickTime on your Mac.