Converting VOB to MOV on Mac for different using
What is VOB?
VOB (Video Object) is usually used for storing DVD-Video media. A file with the .vob extension generally contains all the video, audio, subtitles, menus, content info, etc. of a DVD movie and is stored within the Video_TS folder of a DVD. In most cases, the VOB file format is preferred only if you want to play the videos on VOB-compatible DVD players.
How to use VOB on Mac?
As it has been mentioned above, VOB is widely used in DVD discs and VOB files are the core video files of a DVD movie. If you have a bundle of VOB files on your Mac and want to play them with QuickTime, enjoy them on Apple's iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc., or edit the video files in programs like iMovie and Final Cut Pro, you will need to convert VOB to MOV first. By encoding VOB files to MOV on Mac, you will experience no incompatibility issues on Mac. Below is how to:
Download & install the Best VOB to MOV Converter
(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)
Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac is recommended as the best tool to convert VOB to MOV on Mac OS X (Mountain Lion included). For different using, you can choose a decent format. For playing with QuickTime, QuickeTime Movie is the best format; for editing, iMovie, FCE, FCP presets are provided there. Plus, it can convert among other video formats like MP4, M4V, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV, MKV and more. If you're using Windows and need to change VOB to QuickTime MOV in Windows 8/7/XP/Vista, simply get Video Converter to get all done easily. Now follow the tips below to finish the conversion.
Guide on converting VOB to MOV on Mac OS X:
Step 1. Import source videos
Launch this VOB converter, add the .vob files by directly dragging them to the main window of this program. Or import files via clicking the Add button. Batch conversion is fully supported so you can add several videos at a time.
Step 2. Choose MOV as the output format
Click the format bar and choose output format. You can also choose "Common Video -> MOV - QuickTime (*.mov)" as the target format for widely use.
Tip: If you want to transocode VOB to MOV for Mac tools Final Cut Pro, iMovie, FCE, you are recommended to directly choose "Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*mov)" for FCP; "iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple InterMediate Codec(AIC)(*mov)" for iMovie/FCE.
Step 3. Start to convert VOB files to MOV
When everything is to your satisfaction, click the Convert button to start the VOB extension video files to MOV conversion process. Now you have the output MOV files and can play, edit seamlessly on your Mac or share on iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc.
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