Compressing Videos Using Movavi Video Converter

Do you constantly find that you’re running out of storage space because you have too many videos and they are taking up too much space? That can often be the case especially on devices that have limited storage space that can’t be expanded, such as many smartphones and tablets.

Instead of deleting your videos however, what if you could simply reduce their file size by compressing them? While you may not be quite sure how to even begin to do so, all that you really need to help you get started is Movavi Video Converter.

Although it is mainly a video converter, Movavi Video Converter can also be used as a video compression software. All you need to do is set it up by following these steps:

1. Click ‘Add Media’ then ‘Add Video’ and select the video that you want to compress.
2. Select a video format under the ‘Video’ tab or choose a preset for the device you’re using under the ‘Devices’ tab.
3. In the main window locate the ‘File size’ value in the output information and click on it.
4. Adjust the slider until it is roughly at the file size that you want to shrink your video to.
5. Click ‘Apply’ then hit the ‘Convert’ button to start compressing your video.

If you want you can alter some of the other video settings in Movavi Video Converter that may help to reduce the file size of your videos further, such as the resolution, frame rate, and codecs that are used. In fact it is a good idea to explore its other features that will let you also improve the video quality, cut and join video segments, create animated GIFs, add captions, grab screenshots, or extract audio tracks.

The number of ways in which Movavi Video Converter could prove to be useful are literally too many to count. Now that you have an idea of how it works, all that it will take is a few minutes of experimenting with its features for you to get a feel of them so that you can apply them quickly when you need to.