2 Methods to Convert M4V Videos to WEBM Format

Posted by Adam Gorden on March 7, 2017 3:37:46 PM.

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WEBM is a free open multimedia format put forward by Google. It has become more and more popular for the reason that it has very high video quality and great video playback performance. As a result, many movie lovers want to convert their videos especially from the m4v videos to WEBM to play on their computers, phones, tablets and other mobile devices. Do you happen to get a lot of iTunes M4V Files and want to convert them to WEBM videos? If so, this article will help you perfectly, you can refer to the following 2 recommended methods to convert M4V to WEBM with ease.

Method 1: Convert M4V files with Free Online M4V to WEBM Video Converter

Zamzar, Freeencoding and Convertio are 3 similar online tools to convert M4V to WEBM for free. The operating steps are almost the same, you just need to do several clicks to get the job done. To begin with, you can choose a M4V video you to upload first. Then change the output format as WEBM which you required and input your email address if necessary. Finally, you can click 'Convert' or 'Start Free Encoding Now ' button to launch the converting process and please wait patiently for it to complete. The main difference between these 3 M4V to WEBM Converters is that you can get the converted WEBM file by email from Zamzar, Freeencoding while you can only click 'download' button on the same converting page to download the converted video from Converio.

Screenshots of the 3 Free M4V to WEBM Converters:


zamzar video converter


freeencoding video converter


Convertio video converter

This way is very easy and free, you don't need to download any software. But it doesn’t  support iTunes DRM protected files and the file size may be limited such as Zamzar is limited to 50M. It takes relatively long time as you need to upload videos and download them again after converting.

Method 2: Convert iTunes M4V to WEBM by a Professional M4V to WEBM Converter

TunesKit DRM M4V Converter for Mac is probably the most powerful M4V to WEBM Converter, It supports not only the DRM protected M4V files but also the unprotected M4V file. In addition, it runs in an unbelievably fast converting speed. Furthermore, it removes the DRM as well as converting the video to the format you want such as WEBM. Besides, this M4V to WEBM Converter can retain the subtitles and the 5.1 audio track.

If you have a lot of iTunes M4V files especially DRM copyright protected M4V files, TunesKit DRM Media Converter will be a best choice for you.

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Detailed Guide on How to Convert M4V to WEBM by TunesKit DRM Media Converter:

1Pick up  the M4V file you want to convert   

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Just click  ‘Add File’,  it will pop up a browse window to help you choose the video file you want to convert. You can select multiple files to convert them together to save time.

2Customize the output video format by clicking the format icon

change video format WEB

Since you want to convert the WEBM to  play on your mobile devices, you can go to ‘General Video’->’WEBM’ to choose it.

3Start the converting process

convert m4v to mov

After checking everything is ok, you can click ‘Convert’ to begin converting M4V to WEBM. Please wait patiently until it reaches the process of 100%.

Compared to the free online converter, TuneskKit DRM Media Converter Supports both unprotected and iTunes DRM Protected files. It help to save your precious time with 20x faster speed. Also, it retains the 5.1 Channel Audio sound and high quality. The only disadvantage is that it is not free, but you can try the trial version for free anyway. 


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