Convert AVI videos to iPhone 5 on Mac

Read the step-by-step tutorial to learn how to convert AVI to iPhone 5 on Mac

It is really good news for iPhone fans that the iPhone 5 released. Many of us may have some good AVI movies, have you ever thought to watch the AVI movies on your newest iPhone 5?

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In fact, the iPhone 5 can't play .AVI files and the iPhone 5 only support the following video and audio:

Video formats supported:

H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, High Profile level 4.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

Audio formats supported:

AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV

If you want to play AVI movies on you iPhone 5, you need convert/transfer AVI to iPhone 5 friendly format. You can convert AVI to H.264 video .MP4 files and it looks really nice on your iPhone 5.
Aneesoft iPhone 5 Video Converter for Mac is recommended as the best tool for Mac users to convert/transfer AVI to iPhone 5 on Mac. It converts AVI videos with any kind of different codecs to MP4 video which will play smoothly on your iPhone 5 in full screen with audio and video totally in synchronization.

Preparation for converting AVI videos to iPhone 5 on Mac:

1. Software: the best Aneesoft iPhone 5 Video Converter for Mac (Free download the trial version)

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2. Operating system: Mac OS X 10.5 or above

Guide: How to convert AVI to iPhone 5 on Mac with Aneesoft Video Converter for Mac

Step 1. Run Aneesoft Video Converter for Mac and add video files to it.

Click the "Add” to input AVI Videos you want to play on iPhone 5, it support both Standard videos and HD videos.

Step 2. Edit Videos via the easy to use video editing function.

Mac iPhone Video Converter provides several edit functions such as Cropping, Effecting, Watermarking, and Deinterlacing for users.
The crop function allows you to remove the black frame as you like and select the compatible ratio for your video (16:9, 4:3), you can also set the Brightness, Contrast for your video in "Effect" interface, or directly select the video effect such as: Gray, Invert, Gamma, 3D Grid, Sepia etc. The watermark interface lets you add text or image watermark, and you can also set the transparency and the position.

Step 3. Select the Profile for your iPhone 5.

Select the Profile from the drop-down list behind "Profile", HD video >HD H.264 video (*.mp4), iPhone4>iPhone4 640*480 MPEG4 video (.m4v, .mp4, .mov), iPhone4>iPhone4 720p H.264 video (.m4v, .mp4, .mov) etc are all compatible with iPhone 4S.

Step 4. Click “Settings” icon to adjust audio and video parameters.

Click the “Settings” icon and you will go into a new interface named “Settings”. You can adjust codec, resolution, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.

Step5. Convert Videos to iPhone on Mac OS X.

After all the above settings, click "Start" to convert AVI videos to your iPhone 4S immediately, so you can enjoy favorite AVI videos on iPhone 5.

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