iPod Video Converter - Kigo Video Converter Pro for Mac OS X
iPod has been one of the most popular and successful video players. The iPod family has now expended to several generations, including iPod shuffle, iPod mini, iPod classic, iPod nano and iPod touch. As of September 2007, the iPod had sold over 110 million units worldwide making it the most popular digital audio player series. iPod classic, iPod nano and iPod touch can play MPEG-4 (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC) and QuickTime videos.
If you want to convert FLV, AVI, MPEG and other types of videos to iPod movies, you can use Kigo Video Converter to achieve the goal. Kigo Video Converter Pro is the versatile iPod movie converter that can convert AVI, MPEG, FLV, RMVB, VOB, MOV and many other video formats to iPod MP4 movies. This iPod movie converter can convert various video formats to iPod movies at fast converting speed and with excellent video quality.
iPod video formats
We can get iPod videos from the Microsoft iPod Marketplace and other Pay-Per-Download Sites which have movie downloads, music downloads, music video downloads, and more. The problem with downloading iPod files from places like Microsoft iPod Marketplace is the cost. That is to say, it is not the best choice. We all have known that "Both come with a new touchpad-style input device and new software (also available for the iPod 30.) Additional file support for H.264 and MPEG-4 file was also included". And computer users nowadays are likely storing many video clips in their hard disk.
However, because of the screen size and the video sources, they may need to convert the videos on computer before importing their clips to this beautiful mobile device. If we want our videos playback for the iPod, we must convert the unfit video files to iPod video files by MP4, H.264 or WMV formats.
Kigo Video Converter Overview
Kigo Video Converter Pro, as a powerful iPod video converter, can convert video to iPod video, iPod nano, iPod classic, iPod touch on Mac OS X with powerful functions.
Kigo Video Converter is an excellent Mac iPod movie converter, it enables you converting all popular audio and video files such as MPEG, AVI, MKV, WMV, MOV, FLV, MP4, 3GP, 3G2, Mpeg TS/TP (for HD Video) to iPod video and audio including MP4, mov, etc.
This iPod video converter offers an easy way to convert video to iPod movie from most popular video files like AVI, MPEG, WMV, DivX, MP4, H.264/AVC, MPEG-4, MKV, RM, MOV, XviD, RMVB, VOB, and 3GP. Moreover, the iPod Video Converter is able to extract audios from movies or music videos and convert them to iPod MP3, WMA and AAC. The converted videos can be played on many video players like iPod, iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, PSP, PS3, Creative Zen, Archos and iRiver. It is your best iPod movie converter.
Steps to convert video files to play on iPod
Step 1. Download Kigo Video Converter, install it
To convert video files for iPod, you need to download and install Kigo Video Converter Pro by clicking button:
With this powerful converter, you can convert almost all video formats including DivX, XviD, MOV, rm, rmvb, MPEG, VOB, DVD, WMV, AVI, FLV movie formats to H.264, MP4 ready for your iPod.
Step 2. Add video files to convert
Run Kigo Video Converter, you can add your video files to convert.
Pressing "Add Video/DVD" button to select video files to add, or just drag and drop your video into the application.
Step 3. Select output format for you iPod
In the "Profile" drop-down list, there a several presets for Apple iPod. You can select the preset fits for your iPod style. You also can change the output filename and output path. If you just want to convert a part of the video file, you can also set "Start Time" and "Stop Time" to select the part of the video files your want to convert.
Step 4. Change preset as needed
If you don't want to use the default video or audio encoding settings, just click the "Video" or "Audio" button to set these settings. In "Video" dialog box, you still can set the parameters such as video codec, video size, bit rate, video fps and more to get the better video quality.
Step 5. Start to convert video for iPod
Click "Convert Now!" button, Kigo Video Converter will start converting your source video into desired output format.
Step 6. Find the converting and converted file
Click button "Library" will show/hide left panel. When encoding is on-going or finished, gyou will find the converted files in left panel in the corresponding format label. And in the middle window, right click on the converted file and select Open File Location, then you can check this video in the output folder from the hard drive.