Transcript of "How to convert .mod to .avi files on Mac OS?"
How to convert MOD to AVI files on Mac OS?
People who have purchased JVC camcorders will probably know they chose to use
some god forsaken proprietary format, the MOD format, which is a video format
using MPEG-2 encoding for the video and Dolby Digital AC-3 encoding for the audio
track. It is so rare that, most video players or video editing softwares choose not to
play this kind of files. Therefore, in order to play or edit the MOD files, you will need
to convert them to popular file formats, AVI is without doubt one of the most
frequently used formats.
What is AVI?
AVI, with the full name of Audio Video Interleave is a commonly used video
format. It is a multimedia container format that which can contain both audio and
video data in a file container that allows synchronous audio-with-video playback.
Converting from MOD to AVI
I'd like to share some solutions with you regarding this problem
Solution 1: More than one time, I have seen people talking about a free program
named Prism Converter who promised to convert MOD to AVI, but I have also
noticed complaints saying "I've Prism Converter works for converting MOD files, but
I've also heard it reduces the quality of the videos. So if you don't care video quality,
have a try!
Solution 2: If you are the ones who value quality more than anything else, I suggest
try this application, MOD to AVI converter for Mac. It is specially designed for MOD
camcorder users who want to convert MOD files to AVI files. Without any extra
codec installed, you can get what you need with the fastest conversion speed and best
Second-to-none application MOD to AVI converter for Mac
MOD to AVI converter for Mac is the ideal application for Mac users who want to
convert their MOD files from JVC camcorder, Panasonic camcorder or Cannon
camcorder to AVI files on Mac OS X. Without any difficulty, you will get superb
output quality with the least conversion speed with no extra codec required.
Mac MOD to AVI converter can also convert MOD to other popular file formats
besides AVI, including WMV, MPG, MP4, VOB, MOV, MKV, 3GP, ASF, DV, RM
etc, so that you can put on various portable devices like iPod, iPhone, iRiver,
BlackBerry, Creative Zen, Zune, Gphone, Archos and on other applications as well.
Mac MOD to AVI converter can also be served as an excellent editing tool. Its built-
in editing function like video crop, video trim, video effect, video spliting, video
joining and batch mode allows you to do your personalized video editing freely. And
the whole process can be seen in the preview window, you can use it for a better
control of your video editing.