How to I convert MKV to MOV on Mac what Final Cut Express will support? I have many MKV videos on my Mac that I want to edit, but Final Cut Express won’t recognize the MKV files. I have tried ffmpegX, it's not working. Which converter is the best to use for converting MKV files to QuickTime MOV format?
The Matroska video format has become popular in the anime fan-subbing community (where users create subtitles) since it supports multiple audio and subtitle tracks in the same file. It is intended to serve as a universal format for storing common multimedia content, like movies or TV shows. However, if you want to edit them in iMovie, Final Cut Express, you need to convert HD MKV files to MOV.
Video Convert for Mac serves as the best MKV to MOV converter which lets you convert MKV to MOV on your Mac easily, quickly and effectively. Follow the step by step guide below and learn how to use this MKV to QuickTime MOV converter to convert your MKV files.
(Tips: If you are Windows user, please use Video Converter for Windows to convert MKV to MOV.)
Download, install and launch Mac MKV to MOV converter, click File button and select Add video files button to select the MKV files you want to convert. Or you may simple drag and drop MKV files to the program.
Select QuickTime MOV as the output file format from the output format dropdown list. If you want to convert MKV videos so that you can play them on your portable devices, such as iPod, iPhone, just select the right device accordingly.
Also, you can do some editing to your MKV files before converting. For example you can trip your video into several segments, tune brightness, saturation, contrast in the Effect column, and crop into your ideal size in the Crop column.
Click on Start button to convert MKV to MOV. Now this software will take care of the whole conversion process so you don’t have to worry about it. This video converter is specifically designed for Mac OS users, including Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard on iMac, Mac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, etc.
Once the conversion is finished, you may use the converted MOV videos in iMovie, Final Cut Pro, or watch them in QuickTime player. Enjoy. You can also use this Video Converter for Mac to convert all those other videos to the format you want.