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Enjoy DV video on various devices via converting DV to MP4

by Edwin Liu | December 24, 2013 17:38 PM
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Record the interesting moments in our life, and then share with our friends and family on the go? Year, it is really a meaningful things that worthy to do. But as the format of DV video is restricted and not a widely supported video format, there emerge some keys word like DV to MP4, DV to iPhone or iPad and DV to Samsung phone etc., which are searched by DV user in Google.

Here I share a decent DV converting tool named Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate (directly download it here). With it, you can convert DV to over 150+ video format for popular device like iPad, iPhone, Android, Windows Phone and Tablets, PSP and Xbox 360 etc. Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate has won much DV users’ admire since it released because while has all the functions of competitors, it also has certain specialized advanced technology. No matter what is the video encoding of your dv camera, Wondershare always can recognize and read it without any effort. In addition, converted video quality and the conversion speed are more remarkable than other video converters as well, for example, it only takes about 10 minutes to get a 30-minute-video converted. Learn more details of it here and follow the guide below to get your DV converted.

Step 1: Free download Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate to your PC. Then install and run it on your computer.

Step 2: Add DV file

Nowadays, Popular DV camera brands are Sony, Panasonic and Canon etc. big brands. And for the convenience of home user, most of today's DV products are using the DVD disks, flash memory or hard disk as the storage medium. Because in this way home user enable easily do the file access, with just a simply copy operation, the recorded home video can be directly copied to the computer for playback or edit after the video shooting. For example, Panasonic SDR-S100, JVC GZ-MC200 and Sony HDR-PJ220E are such the digital video cameras.

Storage medium for flash memory, SD card or hard disk: Copy the recorded video to computer firstly.
Storage medium for DVD Disk, insert the DVD Disc into your computer DVD-ROM

Then Start the DV converter up and click the "Add Files" icon to add source files from the folder that saved the DV video. Or directly drag & drop the DV files to the program from your desktop. Of course, if you are a DVD DV user, click “Load DVD” to load the DV files into this program and wait for a while.

Step 3: Choose “MP4” as the output format

Go to the right side of the interface; click the "Output Format" pane to choose an ideal output video format. Generally you will get three drop-down menu options: “Favorite”, “Format” and “Device” as the picture below shows: Here we click “Output format” and “Format” in turn to select “MP4” as the target video format.

Note: Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate presets a set of optimized video format for popular device like iPad, iPhone, Android, Windows Phone and Tablets, PSP and Xbox 360 etc.

Step 4: Start converting DV to MP4

Click the bit "Convert" icon at lower right corner of the program and leave this smart Video Converter alone. It will do the rest automatically and finish the task fast! Once the conversion is done, get the converted video from the “Output Folder”. That’s all!


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