A DVD contains many different types of files. These files include VOB, BUP and IFO files. The IFO files contain important information tracks and chapters, as well as aspect ratio information, which controls the size and dimensions of the picture. To transfer your IFO file movies to you media device like iPhone, Samsung or Xbox One X for playback or directly play IFO files with Windows Media Player and QuickTime, the best option for you is to convert your DVD IFO video files into MP4 format. In this article, you will learn how to convert IFO to MP4 format for playback on different devices and media players.
Best IFO to MP4 Video Converter
Converting IFO file to MP4 sounds very complicated, but with the help of a professional IFO converter, it’s going to be easy. Here we recommend to use Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate. First of all, it can convert IFO with several clicks even novices can finish the conversion quickly and successfully. Besides, this program supports almost all popular formats including AVI, MP4, MKV MOV, etc and portable devices such as iPad, iPhone, Samsung and more, that is to say, you can convert IFO to AVI or convert IFO to MOV with ease.
For Mac user, best Mac IFO converter – Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac is available for you to convert IFO files to MP4 on macOS High Sierra.
Now, free download the powerful IFO converter here, install it on your Windows or Mac and follow the step-by-step guide below.
Video Tutorial: Convert IFO to MP4 with Pavtube IFO to MP4 Converter
Here we take Pavtube IFO to MP4 converter Windows version as example. The steps of Mac version are similar to Windows version.
Step 1: Run the IFO to MP4 converter
Launch Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate on your desktop after installation.
Step 2. Import IFO files
Add the IFO files that you want to convert by dragging and dropping the files into converter. Or click the “File”>”Load IFO/ISO” button to choose from your Windows PC.
Step 3. Select MP4 as output format
To convert IFO to MP4, click “Format” bar, from its drop-down list, select “HD Video” > “H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)” as the desired output file format. Furthermore, here are 300+ optimized presets for your extra need. You only need to choose your favorite format.
1. Before you start the conversion, click “Settings” to open “Profile Settings” window, here you can flexibly adjust the output video/audio codec, bit rate, frame rate, resolution, sample rate, audio channels.
2. Click on “Edit” button. An editing window will appear, which allows you to perform following editing task:
# “Trim”: cut the video to any length.
# “Crop”: crop, rotate frame and resolution setting.
# “Effect”: various colour and effect can add into video.
# “Watermark”: add text / Image on video for copy right etc.
# “Subtitle”: add subtitle on screen.
Step 4. Convert IFO to MP4
Return to the main interface and click "Convert" button if everything is OK. Then wait few minutes and your IFO files will be converted into MP4, sync your mobile devices to the computer and turn to the Transfer tab to transfer the MP4 video to your iPhone, iPad or other devices, so that you can enjoy them on the go!
Read More: Difference between IFO and MP4
|Description||IFO is a DVD information file format which consists of important information such as DVD chapters, subtitles, audio tracks, and other elements.||MP4 is a widely used video format which consists of video, audio, subtitles and images in a single file format. It is a multimedia container which uses the H264 video codec.|
|Supported device||DVD player and other media devices||Apple, Sony, Android, Microsoft and other portable devices|
|Associated Programs||WinDVD, CyberLink PowerDVD 10, Rio Creator 2010 and Nero ShowTime||Apple QuickTime Player, Apple iTunes, VideoLAN VLC Media player and Microsoft windows Media player|
|Pros||Consists of important file information like time, subtitles and other elements.
Stores useful DVD information.
|Ease of compressing small files with zero quality loss.|
|Cons||It does not contain any video information.
Not compatible with some portable devices.
|For online MP4 file streaming it is Time consuming due to pre-buffering.|