"Recently I shoot a video in MXF format with my Canon camcorder and the file could not be played by Windows Media Player. How can I convert it to the commonly used MP4 format?"

These could be one of the questions that most frequently asked by video makers. MXF (Materials eXchange Format) is widely considered as a video/audio container that is often used in those professional digital camcorders such as Panasonic, Sony, Canon etc. Since MXF format is not compatible with many other media players, by converting this format to commonly used MP4 format you can not only play this file with multiple devices but also edit it as your requirements.

As we have already known what is MXF and why we need to convert it to other formats, let's continue discussing ways to converting MXF to MP4 next.

Way to Convert MXF to MP4 Format

Since many people want to know how to convert their MXF videos, we are going to introduce a piece of magical video converting software today and hope it can help those people who have the need to convert MXF file to MP4 or other formats. This powerful software we are talking today is VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate. This converter has the ability to convert MXF videos to various output format including MP4, AVI, MOV, WMV, MKV, etc. It also allows you to set the specific device as the output format like iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Samsung smartphone, Xbox One, etc. With its 6X conversion speed, you can finish the conversion in few minutes.

Tutorials: How to Convert MXF to MP4 Format?

In this part, we will talk about how to convert MXF to MP4 with VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate step by step. Follow the steps below:

Step 1. Install and Launch the Converter

Download the converter and install on your computer, then run it.

Step 2. Import Your MXF File(s)

When the interface pops up, click "Add File(s)" to import your MXF file. You can also import your MXF files in batch for saving time.

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Step 3. Choose An Output Format

Select the output format for your video. If you want to convert your MXF file to MP4. Just select the MP4 format.

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Step 4. (Optional) DIY Your Video

Select the wanted video and click "Edit" to crop or crip your video. Enhance the video effect or even add your own watermark. You can adjust the parameters of your video like frame rate, ratio aspect, sample rate, bitrate and so on.


Step 5. Convert Your MXF File(s) to MP4 Format

Click the "Convert" button and wait for a while, your MXF video will soon be successful in being converted to the commonly used MP4 format.

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Free Option: VideoSolo Free Video Converter

If you don't need to use so many features and you just need a free and simple tool to convert your files, you can take a try with VideoSolo Free Video Converter. The free version - VideoSolo Free Video Converter can also convert MXF videos to over 300 types of video/audio formats. But it is lack of some of the features like video enhancer, video editor, etc.

That's all we are sharing today. If you have any difficulties in converting the video with both of the software we have recommended, please feel free to contact us or leave your questions in the comment area! And if you guys have other ways or tips for converting MXF format to MP4 or other formats, you can also share with us!