Encode DivX to MOV on Mac without quality loss

Published on by Chris King

Want to encode DivX files to MOV on Mac OS X(10.10 Yosemite & 10.11 El Capitan)? Just read this article to learn how to convert DivX to MOV without any quality loss.

Encode DivX to MOV on Mac without quality loss

In most cases, you will find it a painful experience to play, edit, upload DivX videos on Mac or Windows. Don’t worry. In this article, I will share an easy workaround- converting DivX to MOV for easier playback & editing.

DivX is heavily-compressed, delivery-only formats, designed for decent quality, small file size, streaming media. For that sole purpose, they do a good job, but they are NOT designed for editing in NLEs. And it’ not a widely supported format for Android/Windows/iOS media devices like Galaxy Tab, Surface Tab, iPad. To get rid of the trouble, converting DivX to MOV is the ultimate solution. And Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac is the recommended utility to fulfill the task.

This video converter for Mac can be used as a DivX file converter Mac under OS X Leopard (10.5), Snow Leopard (10.6), Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8), Mavericks (10.9), Yosemite(10.10), El Capitan (10.11). With it, you can effortlessly encode/re-encode DivX files to MOV, AVI, WMV, MP4, FLV, MPG for easier playing and sharing. Plus, it also enables you to convert and import DivX files to various non-linear editing systems (NLE), including Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, etc. For Windows users, please turn to Video Converter. Download the program and follow the DivX to MOV conversion process.

Tutorial: How to transcode DivX to MOV with best quality

1. Load DivX videos > After installation of the  best DivX to MOV Converter Mac, run it. Click “Add” button on the main interface to load your DivX video files.

2. Set MOV as output format > Click the format bar or the pull down menu of “Format” to select output format you need. You can select "Common Video -> MOV - QuickTime (*.mov)" as the output format. For those who want to import DivX to FCP, iMovie, etc programs for editing, you can directly choose a decent preset like Final Cut Pro> Apple PreRes 422 .mov as target one.

Tip: In case the default settings do not fit your requirement, you can click “Settings” button and enter “Profile Settings” panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels.

3. Start DivX to MOV conversion > When all the settings are done, tap the Conversion button on the main interface to start transcoding DivX to MOV on Mac OS X keeping original video quality. And now, you can enjoy your DivX videos easily anywhere you want.

Editor's Note:

We must say that it is not easy for some Mac users to install external plugin to make their QuickTime player support DivX, so an all-in-one Mac DivX Player will be necessary. And VLC is a good DivX player for Mac. You may have a try. If it still didn't help, you can refer to the above guide converting DivX to MOV. Enjoy.

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