Convert MOV Files to iPhone on Windows/Mac OS X (Lion Included)
MOV is a filename extension for the QuickTime multimedia file format. Apple iPhone officially support MOV format. However, MOV files come from different source may have many different codec inside and iPhone only play certain codec. That's why not all MOV videos files can be recognized by iPhone. If your MOV files can not be played on iPhone, you need to convert MOV videos to iPhone compatible format at first.
A third-party video conversion program is needed. I recommend you a versatile yet easy-to-use tool named iPubsoft Video Converter to help you convert MOV files to an iPhone (iPhone 5 included) supported video format so that you can enjoy them on your iPhone for a road trip. If you are using a Mac, you can try Video Converter for Mac to transform MOV videos to iPhone format on Mac OS X (Lion included).
Free download the MOV to iPhone Converter and follow the guide below:
Quick Start to Convert MOV Videos to iPhone Friendly Format
Step 1: Import MOV files to the program
Install and launch the converter. Drag-n-drop the MOV files to the program, or you can head to the top menu bar, choose "Add Files" to browse and load the source MOV you want to convert.
Tips: The app allows you to import and convert several video files in a batch at the same time.
Step 2: Select iPhone from the output format list
Turn to the Output Format field, click the format drop-down list and select one of the iPhone supported video formats, MP4 as example, as the output format. You are allowed to customize the output destination to save the exported files by clicking the Output Folder.
Step 3: Start MOV to iPhone conversion
Simply hit on the "Convert" button and let the MOV to iPhone Converter to the rest for you. When the conversion is done, you can open the output folder and transfer the converting results to your iPhone via the syncing of iTunes.
With the help of iPubsoft Video Converter, you can enjoy any video in any format without any trouble.