How to Play MP4 Files Ultimate Guide - The Most All-round Discussion on MP4 Playback

The most comprehensive guide on how to choose MP4 player, how to play MP4 on various occasions & platforms, how to download MP4, how to convert MP4. All about MP4 playback and more.

iPhone X/8/7 Only Supports Two Types of MP4 Files Natively

1. MP4 video with H.264 codec, and the MP4 should meet the specifications of:

Up to 1080P, 30fps, high profile level 4.1 with AAC-LC audio below 160Kbps, 48kHz and stereo audio.

2. MP4 video with MPEG-4 codec, and have to meet another different specifications of:

Up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 X 480 resolution, 30fps, simple profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz and stereo audio.

iPhone X/8/7 accepts MP4 content from different source: downloaded from online video sites, streaming over the internet, synced from iTunes or transferred from computer. If you get your MP4 videos on iPhone X/8/7 from computer, you just need to make sure the MP4 content is iPhone compatible, and to 100% make sure of that, you need WinX MediaTrans.

WinX MediaTrans is the actually the iTunes alternative to help you transfer MP4 to iPhone without iTunes, only needs 52 seconds to sync 1G video/movie saving you from the tedious and time-consuming 6 steps of iTunes. And the best part is, while you are transferring the video from computer to iPhone X/8/7, WinX MediaTrans will automatically convert the video to iPhone X/8/7 compatible MP4 file, which means, each video file you transferred to iPhone X/8/7, it will become an MP4 file and be played seamlessly on iPhone X/8/7.

Guide on Transfer and Convert MP4 to Play on iPhone X/8/7

Step 1: Download this MP4 to iPhone converter/transfer tool on your Mac or PC.

Step 2: Connect iPhone X/8/7/7 Plus to computer with USB.

Step 3: Launch MediaTrand and then click Video button to come to the MP4 transferring and converting panel.

Step 4: Click Add Video on the top and then choose the MP4 video you want to play on iPhone: actually it can be video in any format, because WinX MediaTrans will automatically convert it to iPhone playable MP4 format.

Step 5:Click sync and your video will be transferred to iPhone X/8/7 within seconds!

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