In former articles, we talked about how to convert H.264 to MP4. Today we will continue the topic of H.264 conversion. Firstly, having basic information on what is H.264. H264, also known as MPEG-4 AVC, is a video compression format used in high definition systems such as HDTV, Blu-ray and HD DVD. In simple words, H.264 belongs to a video code. The video files encoded in H.264 may be MKV, MP4, or AVI.
However, users may meet difficulties when playing the H.264 files on a PC or mobile devices. It is because the video in the H.264 file which they played is incompatible with the device. For example, the MKV video in the H.264 file couldn’t be played on QuickTime. In this case, users need to convert the video. Next, taking AVI as the example, we are going to the theme of converting H.264 to AVI. Of course, you could convert the H.264 to other formats (MKV, MOV, VOB, FLV…) with the method writing below.
It is one of the best ways to use an H264 video converter to achieve your goal. It’s also to be noted that f2fsoft Video Converter is the best program as an easy-to-use H264 to AVI Converter. Except from H264 to AVI, f2fsoft Video Converter can easily convert MTS to MP4, convert M2TS to MP4, convert AVCHD to MOV, which are all high definition formats. Besides, it is an all-in-one video converter which lets you to convert over 1000 video formats for playback on any device. Moreover, with various editing functions, you could edit and customize your video by using this software. If you purchase it, this software can even enhance the video quality for you.
Step 2. Add source files
Click Add File button to add the source H264 videos you want to convert. Or you can simply drag and drop them to the main interface.
Step 3. Edit and customize (optional)
You can edit your video, such as effect, trim, crop, merge, etc. But if you don’t want any change, just skip this step.
Clip the video. Pitch on the Clip function button to cut out the unwanted parts. And then, you can merge the clips into one video.
Crop video frame, add Watermark, and apply 3D effect. Move to the editing page by randomly selecting the function button of 3D or Edit. Crop the unneeded frame through the yellow frame, add a text or image watermark for copyright protection, or tick Enable 3D Settings to apply a 3D effect.
Step 4. Set the output format
In the Profile drop-down list, choose a proper format as the target format according to your need. AVI – Audio Video Interleaved (*.avi) is recommended to set as the output format in your case.
Enter to the Profile Settings page by clicking the Settings button. At here, you could adjust the video resolution, by doing which to reduce the quality loss.
Step 5. Convert H.264 to AVI
Just click Convert button at the corner to start the H264 to AVI conversion. The process will take a few minutes. Once completed, you can watch your HD video on any device or player. Enjoy it!