How to Reduce iPhone Video Size

December 14, 2020Nicole Jones

iPhone 5 is the thinnest, lightest, fastest iPhone ever. With 1080p HD video recording, you can get more out of your videos. Record all those wonderful moments. Shoot, edit, and share 1080p HD video.

Apple says the videos you shoot on iPhone 5 are 20 percent smaller in file size and it will take less time to email or send via MMS, but the 1080p HD videos recorded by iPhone 5 are still about 143 MB/Min. It's still inconvenient to upload iPhone 5 HD video recordings to Facebook or email 1080p iPhone 5 videos.

Thus, it's very necessary to reduce video file size for Facebook or Email, especially there are strict file size limit when post or email videos.

To reduce iPhone 5 video size, maybe you need Aiseesoft iPhone Movie Converter to help you. It is professional yet easy to use software, which support importing many popular video formats (not limited to iPhone 5 video) and then convert them to other video formats with fast conversion speed and satisfying image/sound quality. Also, it allows you set the detailed parameters of video and audio. This is the crucial to reduce iPhone 5 video file size.

Download Aiseeosft iPhone Movie Converter and install this video resizing tool software on your computer.

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Easy steps to reduce iPhone 5 video size and keep the quality

The most direct and the easiest way to decrease video file size is to convert iPhone 5 HD video format to general formats with smaller size and then adjust some video parameters.

Step 1.
Open video compressor
Launch Video Converter Ultimate and connect your iPhone 5 to computer. Find and choose "Video Compressor" tool in the "Toolbox" tab.
Step 2.
Add video files
Click the big plus sign to import iPhone 5 video files into this video compressor. If you want to change the source file after loading, you can click "Change Source File" to replace the current video with a new one.
Video Compressor
Step 3.
Set MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4) as output format
In the Video Compressor window, click the drop-down button next to "Format" and select the output format. For some social platform, you can choose MP4, which is a good choice to gain smaller size and reasonable quality. You can also choose other format as the output format according to your need.
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Step 4.
Preview video
To compress video to small size, you can drag the slider next to "Size" to the left side. You can also rename the video and select the output resolution as you want. Click "Preview" to preview the video before compressing.
Step 5.
Compress video
Click "Compress" button to start compressing iPhone 5 video files to a smaller size. After that, the output folder will pop up and you can check the compressed video at once. You can also click "Open Folder" to check the compressed file. Now, just post or email your iPhone 5 1080p HD video recordings from the output folder.

With this powerful Video Converter Ultimate, you are able to use the Edit button to watermark, rotate, flip, enhance, clip, merge and crop video easily.

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