How to Convert Videos to iPhone 5 on Windows and Mac?
The new iPhone 5 is more appropriate to play videos than the previous versions thanks to its bigger screen size. However, this new gadget still keeps the similar video specs, which means it just supports very few video formats like MP4 and M4V. That's why you found that there are so many wonderful movies but just can't be played on the new iPhone. So I wrote this article to tell you how to play other video formats on iPhone 5.
There are a lot of video formats, such as MTS, M2TS, MPEG, MPG, VOB, DV, DivX, Xvid, AVCHD, ASF, etc. can not be recognized by iPhone. To play these videos on iPhone 5, you need to convert videos to iPhone 5 compatible video formats first. Then, you'll need a reliable video converter program like iPubsoft Video Converter or Video Converter for Mac that are professionally designed for Windows and Mac users to resolve the video formats incompatibility problem. You can use it to convert almost any video file to iPhone 5 smoothly.
Below is a Windows-based guide. For Mac users, you can refer to here.
Step-by-step Guide to Change Video Formats for Playing on iPhone 5
Step 1: Download Video to iPhone 5 Converter
Download the video conversion program, install and launch it on your computer. You'll see a clear and intuitive program interface showing like below.
Step 2: Add Videos to The Program
Drag and drop the videos files you want to play on your iPhone 5 into the program panel. Or you can turn to the menu bat to click the "Add" button to import the source video files.
Step 3: Set Output Format and Start to Convert
Choose "iPhone 5" from the drop-down list of the output format section, which is specially designed for the new iPhone 5 and completely compatible with device. Then, you can hit the button of "Convert" to start the conversion.
Tips: The program allows you to customize a location for saving the converted videos. And when the conversion finishes, you can click the Open button to go to the output folder to check the exported videos. Sync these converted videos to your iPhone 5 with the help of iTunes.