Convert MTS to MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4 on Windows/Mac

Diana Joan

Mar 02, 2017 04:26 pm / Posted by Diana Joan

Have recorded some MTS files with your high definition Sony, Canon, Panasonic camcorder and feel hard to play, edit and share the footage on specific devices, editing program or video uploading sites? Why not convert the MTS files to MPEG-1, MPEG-2 or MPEG-4 file format, so that you can conveniently play the MPEG-1 video with Windows Media Player, burn the MPEG-2 video to DVD or transfer and play the MPEG-4 video to smartphones, tablets for enjoying on the mov or upload to popular video sharing sites like YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, Instagram.

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Best MTS to MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4 Converter

To convert MTS to MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4, what you need is simply a good MTS to MPEG Converter. Here, you are high recommended to download Pavtube Video Converter (review), the program has full support for both 1080i MTS files and also 720p MTS files recorded with Sony/Canon/Panasonic camcorder. You can efficiently convert MTS files to MPEG-1, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 file formats with best output quality and fast conversion speed. If you wish to transfer and play or edit the MTS file directly on specific devices or editing program, you can also use the program to directly output smartphone, tablets, game consoles, nle editing software, etc preset MPEG-1, MPEG-2 or MPEG-4 files with the optimal playback or editing settings.

Customize profile settings of MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4

Not satified with the output file quality, just feel free to adjust the output profile parameters such as video codec, bit rate, frame rate, resolution or audio codec, bit rate, sample rate or channels, etc in the program's profile settings window.

Simple editing of MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4

Don't want to convert an entire MTS video or wish to deinterlace the interlaced 1080i MTS video into progressive form. The basic array of video-editing feautures offered by the program allows you to trim, crop, deinterlace, adjust output aspect ratio, add watermark, insert subtitle, etc.

Tips: Pavtube Video Converter is a cross-platform that available on both Windows and Mac. You can perform MTS to MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4 on the latest Windows 10 and Mac platform with no problem. The program supports batch loading, so that you can import multiple files from a folder at the same time to save your precious time. In addition, if you wish to encode MTS to H.264, you can accelerate encoding speed up to 6x by taking good advantage of the Nvidia CUDA or AMD App technology. If you wish to encode mts to H.265, the program also supports up to 30x encoding speed with Nvidia NVENC technology.

For Mac users, please download Pavtube Video Converter for Mac to convert MTS to MEPG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4 on Mac OS X El Capitan or macOS Sierra.

Step by Step Guide to Convert MTS to MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4

Step 1: Load MTS files into the program.

Install and launch MTS to MPEG Converter on your computer, click "File" > "Add Video/Audio" to load MTS files that has been transferred from your camcorder to computer local drive to the program. You can click the "Folder" button to batch load multiple MTS files into the program.

Load MTS files

Step 2: Choose output file format.

Click "Format" bar, from its drop-down list, select to output MPEG-1, MPEG-2 or MPEG-4 according to your own needs.

Output MPEG-1 format

Output MPEG-1 format

Output MPEG-2 format

Output MPEG-2 format

Output MPEG-4 format

Output MPEG-4 format

Step 3: Deinterlace 1080i MTS video.

Select an item on the main interface to activate the "Edit" menu, then click the "Edit" icon on the tool bar to open the "Video Editor" window, switch to the "Effect" tab, tick off "Deinterlacing" option to transform the interlaced 1080i MTS video into a progressive form without any artifacts.

deinterlace 1080i MTS video

Step 4: Begin the conversion process.

After all settings is over, hit right-bottom "Convert" button to start MTS to MPEG-1, MPEG-2 or MPEG-4 conversion process.

When the conversion is completed, feel free to play, share and edit the MTS video on portable devices, video editing programs or video sharing sites.


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