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Convert AVI to Play with QuickTime

Convert AVI to Play with QuickTime

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There might be some old files in AVI container in your local movie library cause AVI was very popular a long time ago. And if you want to play some non-DVD video on DVD Player, AVI is also a good choice. Facing with so many AVI video, how can you do if you want to play these AVI files with QuickTime? After all, almost every Mac user know that QuickTime only can play .mp4 .mov . m4v video.

To play AVI video in QuickTime, there are two ways:

Method 1: You can install a QuickTime AVI plugin for a smooth playback on the player. Perian is a free QuickTime component that can let you play various popular video formats (including AVI) not natively supported by QuickTime. However, it’s pity that Perian for QuickTime has no longer been maintained and updated.

Method 2: You also can convert AVI to MP4/MOV/M4V for QuickTime with some video converter.Then you can watch AVI videos on QuickTime. Actually, with video transcoder, you can play various video in QuickTime.

Best AVI to QuickTime Converter – Pavtube iMedia Converter For Mac

avi to movPavtube iMedia Converter for Mac is an all-in-one video converter that can copy Blu-ray and DVD and convert video to another format according to your needs. So with it, you never need to worry about video compatibility issue on QuickTime and other media players.


  • Convert AVI to QuickTime MOV, MP4, M4V standard/HD video formats.
  • Convert MP4, MKV, Tivo, MPEG, H.265/HEVC, VOB, etc to QuickTime.
  • Transcode Dji Phantom/Sony/Canon/GoPro AVCHD, XAVC, MTS, MXF.
  • Rip Blu-ray, DVD and ISO image to MOV/MP4/M4V for QuickTime playing.
  • Additional video editor enables you to personalize AVI videos before conversion.
  • Process AVI to MOV conversion in amazingly quick speed.
  • Fully compatible with Mac OS X El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain, etc.

Read top 5 reasons to choose Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac

How to Convert AVI to MOV for QuickTime?

Step 1: Load AVI files

After installation, just open this app to enter into its default interface. Then, in the top left hand corner of this app’s interface, click the “Files” button to import the AVI files you want from the computer. Or, directly open the folder to find your favorite AVI files, and then drag these target files to this program. This video converter supports batch conversion so you can add multiple AVI files and batch convert them to QuickTime.

load AVI files

Step 2: Choose output format

Select and custom output format. Click “Common Video” > “MOV – QuickTime (*.MOV)” to get the optimized output file for AVI to QuickTime conversion on Mac El Capitan.

Tip: You can also check the “Settings” box, and set video codec, video size, Bitrate, frame rate to get a decent video you want on your QuickTime player.

Note: The AVI to MOV Converter Mac additionally offers you some useful edit functions for making your videos more enjoyable. You can split, crop, add cool effects to your media files or capture your favorite scene of the video.

Step 3. Start to convert AVI to MOV on Mac

Hit the “Convert” button and let this smart Mac AVI to MOV Video Converter do the rest for you! This video converter was specifically designed for Mac OS users. It performs greatly on iMac, Mac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air either with Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X Lion or Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard.

When the conversion is done, you can play the output MOV videos in QuickTime and you also can edit them in iMovie, Final Cut Pro, or put them on your iPad Air 3, iPad Pro, iPhone 7 for playback whenever you like. It is cool, right? Have a nice media experience then!

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– Decrypt Blu-ray encoded VC-1 and AVC to QuickTime video.

– Convert DVD video to MOV/MP4/M4V by removing copy protection.

– Rip BD/DVD to multi-track MP4/MOV with multiple subtitle/audio.


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