How to Resize Video or Change Video Resolution

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You might find many occasions to resize video files, send the video files via Email, upload the movies to YouTube or use video to device. You have to change video size to upscale resolution or change the aspect ratio in order to have a better preview experience. The article explains the best way to resize video and change video resolution.

Part 1. Best Way to Resize Video & Change Video Resolution

If you are searching for an easy way to resize video, change video resolution, crop video, or adjust aspect ratio, then what you need is a professional video editor to help you with that. For example, Tipard Video Converter Ultimate provides users with various practical editing tools that can fulfill all your needs.

  • 1. Resize the video footage and scale the frame size just the way you like it.
  • 2. Edit any video file with cropping, rotating, watermarking, clipping, adding filter, etc.
  • 3. Enhance and optimize the video quality using advanced enhancing algorithm.
  • 4. Support almost all popular video and audio formats, including 4K videos.

How to resize video for YouTube

Usually if the video files are too large, it will be difficult to upload the video to YouTube, Facebook, or Instagram. And you can resize video to reduce the size of the original video file.

1. Go to the “Toolbox” tab. Click the "Video Compressor" button and then add a video to reduce the video size.

Video Compressor

2. You can change the size of the video by adjusting the ratio slider behind the “Size”. You can also choose to change the value of the "Resolution" or "Video Bitrate". After that, select a path to save the output video and click the "Compress" button to confirm the adjustment.

Compress Video

How to change resolution of video for TV

When you use some video files for HDTV, you have to improve video quality to resize video. And then you can enjoy a better preview of the video by change resolution of video for TV.

1. Go to the “Toolbox” tab and find “Video Enhancer”. Select the video you want to upscale.

Video Enhancer

2. The program provides multiple options to enhance video with resizing. You can upscale resolution, optimize brightness and contrast, remove video noise and reduce video shaking.

Enhance video

3. Just click the "Enhance" button to refine the video and enjoy a better playback experience. You can even change the size of video to 4K UHD for HD TV.

How to crop video or change aspect ratio

Besides changing resolution of video files, you might also need to resize video by cropping video or changing aspect ratio in order to fit for a device, especially when you need to resize 4:3 video files to 16:9 or customize the video file. You might also need to rotate video for iPhone or other devices.

1. Open Converter then click “Add Files” or drag-and-drop the video files to the program when you need to crop the video or change the aspect ratio. After uploading the file, you need to click the “Edit” icon next to the video snapshot.

Click Edit Icon

2. You can resize the video either by cropping the area to get the desired part or selecting the “Aspect Ratio” to fit for a certain device. Click OK to save the changes.

Crop Video

3. And then you can click the "Convert All" button in the main interface to adjust video files size with a different aspect ratio or frame.

Convert Video

Part 2. FAQs of Resizing Video

What is the best size for Instagram video?

The best video dimensions for Instagram are 1080px by 1920px. So, the video you want to upload should be 1080 pixels wide and 1920 pixels tall.

How do I resize an iPhone video?

To resize an iPhone video, the first thing you should do is to export the video from your phone to your computer. Then you can resize the video to the size you want with Tipard Video Converter Ultimate by following the steps above.

How do I reduce video time?

You can use the Cut feature of Tipard Video Converter Ultimate to reduce video time. After adding the file to the program, you can click the Cut icon next to the Edit icon. Then please set the start and end time to change the time length according to your need. Click Save to save the changes and then convert the video on your computer.

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