|Description||MOV is one of the most popular video file formats, commonly used to store a TV show, movie, or short video clip. It was saved in the QuickTime File Format, an Apple-developed multimedia container format.||The MP4 file format was created in 2001 and was first used as an ISO/IEC standard. MP4 is a typical "container format" for video files that allows you to store a substantial number of video and audio data in small file sizes. Other data, such as subtitles and still photographs, can also be stored on it.|
|Developed by||Apple Inc.||International Organization for Standardization International Electrotechnical Commission.|
|Supported Applications||Apple's iTunes and QuickTime programs, VLC, Windows Media Player, and Elmedia Player.||Microsoft Movies & TV, Microsoft Windows Media Player, Apple QuickTime Player, Adobe Premiere Pro, VLC media player, and other multimedia players.|
MOV files are enormous and can contain high-quality audio, video, and effects. Moreover, these files might be difficult to open in any other program because the format was created by Apple exclusively for QuickTime.
No, YouTube has a lot of requirements to meet before you can upload it. MOV has a large file size that YouTube cannot support, and it may be in 4K or HD resolutions, which are difficult to upload. Also, they may be encoded with video audio codecs that YouTube does not support. That's why YouTube convert MOV to MP4 before you can upload it.
Yes. Our online tool AceThinker MOV to YouTube Converter is a MOV to YouTube converter free that allows you to upload your MOV file to YouTube by changing its file format to a compatible format that YouTube accepts. Then save the converted MOV file to your local storage, and you can now upload it to YouTube.