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Converting Videos to iPad in Your Mac

Research shows that 60-70% of the iPad buyers already own a MAC which enables them into better synchronization of the iPad. Although lossless video conversion is a prime demand, there is only a few numbers of applications that can perform its job as expected. The main problem while converting any video is that if the quality has to remain intact, the size increases by a percentage moreover all converters are not able to support a wide range of file formats resulting in unsatisfactory result in most of the cases.

iSkysoft iPad Video Converter for Mac is an exceptional application for using in MAC that has all round capabilities for converting from nearly all types file formats to iPad supported exact resolution MP4 file. iSkysoft iPad Video Converter can use MPG, MPEG, MPEG2, VOB, MP4, M4V, RM, RMVB, WMV, ASF, MKV, TS, MPV, AVI, 3GP, 3G2, FLV, MPV, MOD, TOD and numerous other file formats to efficiently encode, edit, modify and convert to iPad exact MP4 file.

The user interface is very simple and easy to use, yet the advance controls let the power users tune the quality of the video according to his or her choice. The process contains adding file from MAC by browsing, selecting output file name and destination path and clicking the ‘Convert’ switch to finish the job. There are also advanced modification options to trip, crop or adding effect to the video.

Internal changes in the video can also be done for changing the output file resolution, frame rate, video & audio bit rate, audio channel select etc that fine tune the output format according to the specific needs of the user. There are three types of encoder available for converting files – Xvid MPEG-4, MPEG-4 and H.264 each with own specialties and capabilities that ensure lossless conversion of files keeping the audio and video quality intact.

The facilities of iSkysoft iPad Video Converter are considered many, for example – adjusting the video effects, Deinterlacing, Trimming the Clips, Cropping Video Aspect Ratio, Merging & Splitting Files, Watermarking Video, Adding & Editing Audio Tracks, Adding Subtitles, Live Preview of Change etc are possible to use effectively in this application. The conversion speed is quite a lot faster than the other software as it uses Hardware Graphics Acceleration to enhance the application according to the Power GPUs.

The minimum requirements for using this software is PowerPC® G4/G5 or Intel® processor, 512MB RAM, Super VGA (800×600) resolution, 16-bit graphics card or higher and it runs above any MAC running OS X 10.4 or above. The software is compatible to iPod Touch, iPhone and other Apple devices also and designed to be working with upcoming iPhone OS 4.0 file standards. There is a trial version available from Aiseesoft Home Page and the full version comes with a price tag of $29 for who are interested to buy. The software is available to Windows PC also for same price & similar set of features.