How to downsize 1080p MP4 to 720p video

Published on by Chris King

Wanna change your 1080p MP4 video to 720p more suitable for mobile watching? In this article, you are going to learn how to easily convert/compress 1080p MP4 to 720p MP4 with fast encoding speed.

How to downsize 1080p MP4 to 720p video

Q: I have an .mp4 file with the following properties:

Video: MPEG4 Video (H264) 1920x800 23.98fps [Video]
Audio: AC3 48000Hz 6ch [Audio]

It’s a pity the 1080p mp4 movie can't play smoothly on my old computer. So, I need to convert the MP4 file to a format that my computer can handle. I know it can handle 720p mp4 files well. I am just looking for a simple process that will (1) prevent audio sync problems (2) preserve best quality as possible.

Usually we would deal with kinds of video files like the 1080p full HD MP4 videos. Sometimes, we need to downsize 1080p video to 720p so that our computer, portable device(like iPad), video editing programs can handle. Well, luckily, I've found the simplest way to change 1080p MP4 to 720p video with fast converting speed. If you are looking for the way likewise, just read on.

First, download and install Brorsoft 1080p to 720p Converter

Overall, this video converter is specially developed for the purpose of converting 1080p full HD video to 720p video, so as to spare more storage spaces, to have an easy editing or smooth playback. It supports input a wide variety of file types, including AVCHD .mts/m2ts, MXF, TiVo, VOB, FLV/F4V, MKV AVI, WMV, MOV, H.264, MPEG-4 files and more. The 1080p converter helps you easily convert 1080p to 720p at fast conversion speed without any audio and video out-of-sync issues. If you are running on Mac OS X, please get the 1080p to 720p Mac video converter.

Guide: How to convert 1080p MP4 files to 720p:

Step 1. Load Source Video

Launch the 1080p to 720p Converter; click “Add Video” and load your 1080P MP4 files. This program supports batch conversion, so you can add multiple files into it at a time.


Step 2. Decide Output Format

Click “Format” button. Since you still wanna get a MP4 output, just select H.264/MPEG-4 format from “Common Video” profile list.


Tip: As we know, MP4 is the most common format that can be widely supported by Android, iOS, Windows based tablets/phones as well as media players. If you wanna put your mp4 video onto a certain media device like iPad, you can choose iPad Video(*mp4) as the decent target format.

Step 3. Set Video Resolution at 720p

Click “Settings” button; you can adjust video and audio settings, including codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channel. To down-convert 1080p to 720p, do remember adjusting video size to 1280*720. That is the exact 720P.


Step 4. Start 1080p to 720p Conversion

Hit “Convert” button to let the 1080p .mp4 to 720p .mp4 conversion begin. When the conversion finished, check the generated 720p video, you will certainly be satisfied with its final video quality and perfect audio and video sync.

More features with the 1080P to 720P Video Encoder:

1. Edit Videos- You can freely edit your raw 1080p mp4 videos with the built-in Edit function of this software. Click option under “Edit” icon to start video editing. The supporting editing functions include the cropping frame size, trimming the length, adding watermark, attaching subtitles and so on.

2. Split Videos- If you don’t want to convert a 1080p video to a lower quality, you just wanna split the large file to several parts for sharing or uploading to YouTube, this program’s Video Split function can help you make it.


Comment on this post

ambeclear 11/28/2014 05:25

nice info gan...