How to Convert MTS and M2TS with HandBrake

MTS and M2TS are formats of videos and movies that are used. But these are not very famous and hence are not compatible with many video players. And hence users face restrictions when they play videos which are in this format. We download millions of movies but sometimes they are not in the right format to bed playable on our devices. It is not advisable to delete these altogether and download new ones. You can just convert them to the format that is playable on your device. To do this you can make use of this software known as HandBrake. Here is how you can convert MTS and M2TS videos to other formats.



Steps to Convert MTS and M2TS with HandBrake 

Step 1: Download and install HandBrake on Your Computer

Firstly, start by downloading the HandBrake Software. You can do this by clicking on the ‘Download’ button. After the download is over, start installing the software. The installation process is easy and will start automatically after you click on the Install button. After the installation is done, launch the software and an interface similar to one in the picture below will appear.

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Step 2: Add M2TS or MTS Movies

Now if you want to add MTS or M2TS videos and movies, follow this order. Click on Source>Open Folder or Open File to choose your MTS/M2TS file to import.


Step 3: Select Output Directory

After importing files, select the output location. To do this, head to the Destination part, here click on Browse to select a proper output directory for your output files when they are ready. In this step, you can also type in a file name when the pop-up box appears.

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Step 4: Choose Output Format

Now to select the output format and other similar settings, go to the Output Settings section, here you can simply select MP4 or MKV to be your output format from the Container. Presets are already available for iPod, iPad, Apple TV, iPhone & iPod touch, Android, etc. on the right part of the home interface, just select the one you need.

Note: At the bottom of the interface, you will see different tabs like “Picture“, “Filters“, “Video“, “Audio“, “Subtitles“, “Chapters” and “Advanced“. if you want to make any more customizations to your output, you can do that by clicking the appropriate tab.

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Step 5: Start to Convert MTS/M2TS with Handbrake

Now that you have made all the required changes, click on the “Start” button to start converting MTS/M2TS with HandBrake, and during conversion, you can check the progress of the whole conversion process at the bottom of program interface.

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Isn’t the process very easy? I thought so too. Try using the free trial version of this software and you will know how brilliant it is. I hope this ‘How to Convert MTS, M2TS with Handbrake Easily?’ was of use to you. Do let me know via comments.