Though MP4 (MPEG4 Part 14) is the most popular video format that could be used almost anywhere like online video sites and camcorders, sometimes you may want to convert MP4 videos to MPEG videos so you could handle these MP4 videos in computer, DVD player, some video editing programs, etc. To convert MP4 to MPEG, all you need is an expert video converter that could process the MP4 to MPEG-1 or MP4 to MPEG-2 video converting. We showed you how to convert MPEG to MP4 before. Here we show you how to convert MP4 to MPEG on Mac and PC.

Part 1: Convert MP4 to MPEG on Mac and PC with Leawo Video Converter

Converting MP4 to MPEG is easy with the help of Leawo Video Converter. To do the same task on Mac, you can use its Mac counterpart Leawo Video Converter for Mac. The steps on Mac and PC are nearly the same. So here we will take one version of the program as an example, say Leawo Video Converter, to convert MP4 to MPEG on PC. Mac users can follow suit to convert MP4 to MPEG on Mac with Leawo Video Converter for Mac.

Leawo Video Converter would be the most cutting-edge MP4 to MPEG converter recommended due to its multiple functions, high performance and ease of use. As a professional video and audio converter program, it can handle almost all kinds of video and audio conversions between more than 180 formats, including MP4 to MPEG, WMV to MP4, MKV to AVI, WMV to MOV, etc. It also allows you to convert video to various portable devices including Apple devices, Android devices and Windows phones, etc. As an MP4 to MPEG converter, it offers a quite effective solution to finish the conversion in only a few clicks with original quality reserved at very high speed. Moreover, it comes with a built-in editor that allows you to personalize your video files so that you could customize the video as you like, including trimming the video length, adding watermark, cropping the video, converting 2D to 3D video with different effects, removing the background noise and adding video effects.

Download and install the right version of Leawo Video Converter based on the operating system on your computer. Follow the guide to convert MP4 to MPEG with Leawo Video Converter.

Step 1. Import Source MP4 Video File
Launch Leawo Video Converter, go to the “Convert” tab, and click “Add Video” button on the sub-menu to load your source MP4 video file. Alternatively, you can directly drag and drop MP4 video file into the program interface. After MP4 video file is imported, you could play back MP4 video file, select subtitles and audio tracks from source MP4 video file, add external subtitles to loaded MP4 video file, edit loaded MP4 video file, etc.


Step 2. Set MPEG as Output Format
Click the drop-down box named “MP4 Video” by default next to the “Add Photo” button. On the drop-down list, select “Change” option.


Then on the popup Profile window, select “MPEG” from “Format” column as output format. To be more specific, if you want to convert MP4 to MPEG-1, you need to set MPEG-1 as output format, and you need to set MPEG-2 as output format if you want to convert MP4 to MPEG-2. Please note that once you change the output format, the name of the drop-down box will change as well.


Note: If you need, you could click the “Edit” button on the drop-down profile setting box to adjust video and audio parameters like video codec, aspect ratio, frame rate, resolution, audio codec, bit rate, channel, sample rate, etc. After editing job is done, click “OK” to return to the main interface.


Step 3. Convert MP4 to MPEG
Click the big green “Convert” button on the sub-menu bar next to the format setting drop-down box. Then, on the popup sidebar, set output directory. After setting output directory, click the “Convert” button right below. Leawo Video Converter would start to convert MP4 to MPEG immediately. After the conversion process is finished, you can find converted file in MPEG format in the output folder you just set.


Part 2: Convert MP4 to MPEG on Mac and PC with Anymp4 Video Converter

The second MP4 to MPEG converter is Anymp4 Video Converter, which is able to convert almost all 4K / HD / SD video formats, such as 4K H.265/HEVC Video (*.mp4), 4K H.264/MPEG-4 AVC Video (*.mp4), WebM-VP9 4K WebM Video (*.webm), AVI, FLV, MP4, WMV, MOV, 3GP and so on. Follow the guide below to convert MP4 to MPEG with Anymp4 Video Converter.

Step 1. Add Source MP4 Video File
On the main interface of Anymp4 Video Converter, click “Add File” to choose and add source MP4 video file.

Step 2. Choose MPEG as Output Format
Before you choose any output format, you can click “Edit” button on the main interface to rotate/crop/enhance video, apply video effects or watermark as you like. After that, you need to click “Profile” column and choose MPEG as the output format, and then click “Browse” to choose a folder to contain the output file.

Step 3. Start to Convert MP4 to MPEG
Click “Convert” button at the bottom right to convert MP4 to MPEG. After a while, you can find files in MPEG format in the output folder you just set.


Part 3: Convert MP4 to MPEG on Mac and PC with Any Video Converter

Any Video Converter is a simple, all-round video converter. It supports high-speed and quality-lossless conversion, allowing conversion in several video formats, and it can convert videos including DivX, XviD, MOV, RM, RMVB, MPEG, VOB, DVD, WMV, AVI to MPEG-4 format into your iPod, PSP, MP4, mobile phone or other video playback tools.

Step 1. Download and Install Any Video Converter
It takes only a few minutes to download and install Any Video Converter. If you are using Mac version, you can download and install Mac counterpart of Any Video Converter.

Step 2. Add MP4 Videos for Conversion
Launch the program you just installed. As you can see from the operator interface, there are many options to choose from, such as "Convert Video", "DVD Burning", "Recording Video", "Playing Video". You can drag the source MP4 file directly into the converter, or click the green "Add Video" button to browse and select targeted MP4 video file on your PC.

Step 3. Choose MPEG as Output Format
After importing the MP4 video file, you need to click the drop-down box named "select output profile", then select "Video Files" and click "MPEG". The format of the output video is set.

Step 4. Convert and Enjoy Converted Video
After all the parameters are set, click "Convert Now!" to convert MP4 to MPEG, and wait a few minutes, you can get MPEG format video.


Part 4: Convert MP4 to MPEG on Mac and PC with VideoProc

VideoProc is a piece of fast video processing software that is able to achieve video and audio conversion between formats, including MP4 to MPEG.

Step 1. Add Source MP4 Video File
Click "+Video" button to import one MP4 video or multiple MP4 videos (for batch transcoding) into the program.

Step 2. Choose MPEG as Output Format
Click "Video" tab on the bottom of the interface. Many popular video formats are presented. Select MPEG as output format for converting MP4 to MPEG. And then click "Browse" button to set a new destination folder.

Step 3. Start to Convert MP4 to MPEG
Click "RUN" button to start converting MP4 to MPEG.


Part 5: Convert MP4 to MPEG on Mac and PC with FileZigZag

The fifth one is an online solution with the help of FileZigZag, which supports thousands of types of unit conversions, making it easy for users to reach a one-stop shop without having to jump from one location to another. Here we convert MP4 to MPEG with FileZigZag.

Step 1. Import Source MP4 Video File into FileZigZag
The interface of the web page is very simple. The first bar is for you to import file. Here, we choose to import the pre-prepared MP4 video file.

Step 2. Choose MPEG as Output Video Format
Click the drop-down box under “Convert to”, and you need to select MPEG as the output video format in order to convert MP4 to MPEG.

Step 3. Input Your Email Address and Start to Convert
In the third bar, you need to input your email address, and then click “Convert” in the fourth bar. After a while, the converted result will be sent to your email box. That’s it, and you will get converted result in MPEG video format.