VOB Converter: How to Convert VOB to MP4 without Quality Loss on Windows and Mac

On a video DVD (Digital Video Disc or Digital Versatile Disc), you can see various types of files which contain Audio, Video, Subtitle, Chapters, Menu and many others system file information which are required to play a DVD. VOB(Video Object) file is the file that contains the audio and video material of any DVD.

The DVD specification limits each individual VOB file to maximum length of 1 GByte. There are different ways to save your DVD videos content on your PC/laptop like make DVD’s ISO image file or just copy, past “VIDEO_TS” directory from the root of a DVD. But the fastest solution is to convert your DVD videos to MP4 format as many portable devices including Apple products support MP4. In this article, I will show you how to convert VOB (DVD Video files) to MP4 with Zero Quality Loss.

Part 1. The Most Reliable VOB to MP4 Video Converter

Normally, the conversion of a high-quality VOB video to MP4 requires a lot of time for process because the big size of the VOB file. However, there are many programs around the world for converting VOB file into MP4, but Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate is becoming more popular due to its advanced “Head-to-Head” comparisons technique, which is X30 times faster than other converters.

Following are some key features of this software.

video converter logo Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate

  • Convert VOB to 1000+ formats, like AVI, MKV, MOV, MP4, etc.
  • Edit, enhance & personalize your video files by trimming, cropping, adding subtitles, applying effects etc.
  • Add the DVD content to your computer with any format.
  • Burn and customize your DVD with free DVD menu templates.
  • Download or record videos from 10,000+ video sharing sites
  • Versatile toolbox combines fix video metadata, GIF maker, cast video to TV, VR converter and screen recorder
  • Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS X 10.12 (Sirra), 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7, 10.6
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Convert VOB to MP4 Using Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate with Zero Quality Loss on Windows:

The following video tutorial and step-by-step guide will help you to learn how to convert your VOB file into MP4 in detail on Windows. If you're a Mac user, you can download the Mac version and follow the following steps to finish converting VOB to MP4 as well. Check it out.

Watch Video Tutorial to Convert VOB to MP4 with Wondershare VOB Converter:

Step 1 Import/Add your VOB file to this VOB converter.

Download and install Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate on your computer, then start it on your computer. After that, choose the Convert section at the top of the main interface.

Go to the VOB to MP4 conversion interface

Then you'll see a pop-up window asking you to add the video file you want to convert. Please note that you can add multiple files if you wish, as Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate enables to convert VOB to MP4 in batch.

Add your VOB file to this VOB converter

Note: There are various VOB files in VIDEO_TS folder including “adverting” and “trailers” mostly main video file with the name “VT_01_1.VOB”. If not, select other big files in size.

After adding the VOB file into the software, you'll see the information about this video file.

what you can see after importing VOB files to this converter

Step 2 Select MP4 as your output video format.

Click the inverted triangle beside Convert all files to: to enter the Format panel, from where you can select Video tab, choose MP4 in the left sidebar and select the video resolution in the right to confirm the output format.

select MP4 as your output video format.

Step 3 Start converting VOB to MP4 process.

Now we are ready for conversion. Just click the Convert All button at the right bottom to start converting VOB file to MP4 file. When the conversion finishes, you'll get the notice.

Start converting VOB to MP4 process

Part 2. Free VOB to MP4 Converter

For those who don’t want to spend money on purchasing above software, Wondershare also offers Wondershare Video Converter Free, which allows you to convert the common video formats.

Wondershare Video Converter Free allows you 10 free video conversions with watermark with its beautiful editable features totally free.

Video Converter Free Vs. Video Converter Ultimate

The key features of Wondershare Video Converter Free below will help you to learn more about this program.

  • Convert almost all popular formats.
  • Edit, Enhance, and Personalize Media.
  • Burn CD and DVD.
  • One click download Video from YouTube.
  • Easy to use with User friendly interaction.
  • Wondershare Player for all media.

So we also can use this exciting software to convert VOB to MP4 absolutely free without paying single penny for licence or a watermark on it.

In following section we also provide you step by step guides to show you how to use Wondershare Video Converter Free for converting VOB to MP4 videos.

Step-by-Step Guide for Using VOB to MP4 Converter:

Step 1 Add VOB file to this free VOB converter.

Start Wondershare Video Converter Free on your computer after the installation. Then choose the Convert section at the top of the main interface.

enter the conversion interface of free VOB converter

After that, click the Add Files button in the software window, and you'll see a pop-up window asking you to select file. Now select the VOB file and add it into Video Converter Free.

Add VOB file to this free VOB converter

Step 2 Select MP4 as your output video format.

Now go to the Format category at the right side of the software window (MP4 is selected by default), and click the inverted triangle to select the video format you need for output.

Select MP4 as your output video format in this free converter

Note: Please note that if you selected multiple VOB files, you are able to merge all the video clips into one video file by checking Merge all videos into one file at the right bottom of the main interface.

Step 3 Start VOB to MP4 conversion.

Once you done with your all required changing just click on Convert button, and the conversion will start. When the conversion finishes, you can click the Open Folder button at the middle bottom to locate the video, or right-click the video and choose Open File Location.

Start VOB to MP4 conversion on Windows

Part 3. Extended Knowledge for VOB and MP4

File Extension VOB MP4
Category Video File Video File
Description VOB is a file extension for a video object file format used to store encrypted video and audio files used on current DVDs.
VOB files can contain three streams: audio, video (MPEG-2) and subtitles.
MP4 is a multimedia files extension, which is a container format that can store video, audio and subtitle data (as well as more depending on content). It became more popular since the stores like iTunes uses this container format, and it is used with iPod and PlayStation Portable (PSP) as built in support, MP4 files have become more popular.
Associated Programs VLC, KMPlayer, ALLPlayer, Elmedia, HandBrake, Pinnacle Studio, PowerDVD and many more Windows Media Player
Apple QuickTime
Apple iTunes
Developed by The VOB format is based on the MPEG program stream format. Moving Picture Experts Group
MIME Type Video Video, Moving-image, Sound, Aggregate
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