VOB refers to the container format in DVD-Video media. VOB can contain digital video, digital audio, subtitles, DVD menus and navigation contents multiplexed together into a stream form. Usually more than 1G will be needed for a VOB file. Besides, multi-file makes VOB more complicated. Though VOB can played on Mac with third-party players like VLC but if you wish to enjoy your VOB files on Mac with quicktime or portable devices like iPhone, iPad, PSP, Xbox 360, MP4 players, Android tablet and others, then you will have to change the format from VOB to MP4. One of the most common and widely accepted formats for video playback is MP4 and thus converting VOB to MP4 will make your video accessible to all devices. In this article I will show you how to convert VOB to MP4 with zero quality loss.
A number of media conversion tools are available for the Mac and most are free. Of such tools that you can get online for free, you may want to try Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac if you’re looking for a video converter that does quality conversion work. Besides MP4, this program also allows you to convert Video_TS folder to all other regular video formats like AVI, MOV, MKV, MP4, WMV, etc. and portable devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc. If you’re a PC user, you can turn to the Windows version here. The following step by step guide help to show you how to convert your VOB file into MP4.
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Simple Steps to Convert VOB files to MP4 files on Mac
Step 1: Add VOB video files
Launch the video converter and click the “add video” button to browse your computer hard disc and load the VOB video files you want to convert to the software.
Step 2: Choose the output format
From the drop-down list of “Format” > “Common Video”, you can select H.264 MP4, MPEG-4 as the output format. If you want to get better HD video quality, select “H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)” from “HD Video” category.
If you want to convert your VOB to MP4 files for play on portable devices, including iPhone, iPad, iPod, HTC, Samsung, Nokia, Samsung, Sony, PSP, Xbox 360 and more, you can simply browse to find the preset of your device from corresponding device catergory and select it as the output format to get videos with optimized settings.
Tip: If you want to customize output video quality in further, click Settings button to customize video quality like resolution, frame rate, bit rate, audio channel, etc.
Step 3. Start converting VOB to MP4
When all the settings are OK, tap Convert to start the VOB to MP4 conversion. After the conversion, you can click “Open” to get the converted MP4 videos and it’s done. After that, you can play and share your videos anywhere you like without any limitations!