How can I Convert MTS File to MP4 for iPhone/iPad/iPod

Convert MTS to MP4

Nowadays, people like to record their journeys with AVCHD camcorders like Sony, Panasonic, and JVC as they can shoot HD videos up to 1080p resolution. But trouble comes when the journey ends. It's impossible for you to share your experiences with friends by playing the video on your iPhone or iPad or uploading to YouTube because the stored MTS/M2TS videos are not compatible with most players, editing software or portable devices. In this situation, the best method is to convert MTS to MP4, the universal format compatible with nearly all operating systems and devices.

What is MP4? MP4 is a container format uses MPEG-4 compression, most widely used for sharing on the Internet and playing on portable devices. MP4 format is compressed using MPEG-4 video encoding and AAC (Advanced Audio Coding) audio compression. MP4 is the best compatible format on both Windows and Mac platforms.

To convert MTS to MP4 for playing on iPhone/iPad/iPod and managing in iTunes, follows the steps below.


  • Free download and install MTS to MP4 Converter. This online guide will take the Windows version for example. The operation of the Mac MTS to MP4 Converter is the same.
  • MTS to MP4 Converter is professional MTS Video Converting software. It can help AVCHD camcorder users convert MTS/M2TS videos to MP4 format at ease.
  • This MTS to MP4 Converter supports all AVCHD camcorders and cameras by Sony, Panasonic, JVC, Canon, Hitachi, Leica, etc.

How to Convert MTS to MP4

Step 1

Add MTS files you want to convert

Launch MTS to MP4 Converter after installation. Click "Add File" or just drag and drop the MTS files into the program. You can add one or more MTS files to convert at one time.

Note: If you import the MTS video(s) directly from your camcorder media, the file extension is .mts. While if you export the MTS video to PC before converting, the file extension will change into .m2ts.

Step 2

Set target format and folder

Click "Profile" drop-down list. Set MP4 as output format. You can choose to convert MTS to MP4 format directly optimized for specific portable devices like iPhone 6s/6s plus, iPad, iPod, Samsung, HTC, Motorola, PSP, Zune, Wii, Xbox, etc.

Then set your destination folder to store the converted MP4 video from below.


Type "MP4" in the search box, all related MP4 formats will display clearly in the list. Then choose the exact one you want to convert MTS to.

If you cannot find your device in the profile list, you can define your own output profile according to your device's tech specs.

Step 3

Customize output MP4 video (optional)

Before converting MTS to MP4, you can optionally choose to edit the target video.

Step 4

Start converting MTS to MP4

Click the "Convert" button on the bottom of this MTS to MP4 Converter. The MTS to MP4 conversion will complete in a super fast speed.

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