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Compress DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K to 1080p on Windows/Mac

Hunting for a way to play, edit, upload DJI Inspire 1 4K files on Windows or Mac smoothly? Here is a simple tutorial on how to downscale DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K MP4/MOV footage to 1080p. Learn how to.

Compress DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K to 1080p on Windows/Mac
DJI Phantom 4 Pro can shoot up to 4K stunning videos for us. After recording, users may wanna play the outstanding 4K videos on computer and import these 4K footage into NLEs for editing. While, the problem is that it is difficult for NLEs on Mac & PC to afford DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K files no matter in .mp4 or .mov format.

"Hi everyone, in your opinions what is the best resolution to shoot in DJI Phantom 4 Pro? I captured some 4K videos. But I found that it was not compatible with my Adobe Premiere Pro. Does Premiere Pro support 4K files? If so, how can I downscale 4K to 1080p for easily editing?"

Well, answer is depended on your version of your NLEs and your computer Configuration. Like Premiere Pro CS5(and older), FCP 7 can't support 4K files. For an old computer, it is also hard to handle 4K files playback. In order to edit and play DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K footage smoothly, the easy workaround is to use a third-party software to downscale DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K footage to 1080p. With the help of Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac, you can finish the task easily and quickly.

Overall, it can convert DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K videos, 4K camera videos or 4K videos downloaded from YouTube, Netflix, etc to common video formats of MP4, AVI, MOV, WMV, WebM, DivX, FLV as well as HD MP4, HD AVI, HD WMV, HD MPG, HD MKV, HD TS, HD TRP 720p or 1080p. Moreover, it offers professional codecs for NLEs including Premiere, iMovie, FCP, Avid ,etc so that you can edit 4K videos into editing tools without any issue. If you are a PC user, pls turn to Brorsoft Video Converter. Now download the software on computer and follow the guide below the start conversion.

How to Downscale DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K to 1080p for playing and editing

Step 1. Click "Add" button to load your DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K files. Or you can drag&drop the files into the App directly.

Step 2. If you want to play or edit 4K videos on media player or editing programs, you'd better click Format bar and set a preset profile that best meets your needs.

Step 3. Go to "Settings" button; you can adjust video and audio settings, including codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channel. To down-convert ultra HD 4K to 1080p, you can choose 1920*1080 as "Video Size".

Step 4. Tap "Convert" button to start DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K to 1080p conversion. When the conversion finished, you are able to check the generated 1080p video under "Open" panel. Now it would be easier for you to playback and edit your DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K files.

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