Provided that you have the choice of two different HD resolutions when purchasing and viewing content from the iTunes Store, say 1080p HD and 720p HD, which one do you prefer? I'm sure that most of us, would like to download or buy the higher-resolution 1080p version to have a better visual experience. However, some of you might have already realized the difficulty in enjoying iTunes 1080p HD movies on HD-supported devices like Android or some other devices. Why?
Videos purchased or rented from iTunes Store are locked by the DRM protection. So the 1080p and 720p HD iTunes videos are in DRM-ed M4V format which is only supported by Apple's devices. If you want to play your iTunes 1080p HD movies on non-Apple devices, then you will need to remove the DRM and convert iTunes 1080p HD video to MP4, which is unprotected and widely accepted by many devices.
How to Convert iTunes 1080P HD Video to MP4
iTunes M4V Converter is an ideal tool to help you remove DRM and convert the DRM 1080 HD videos to unprotected MP4. As the smartest and fastest iTunes DRM removal tool, iTunes M4V Converter enables you to unlock DRM-ed iTunes M4V movies, TV shows, and music videos while preserving 100% quality of the original 1080p and 720p iTunes movies.
iTunes M4V Converter – Convert Protected 1080p/720p HD iTunes M4V to MP4
With iTunes M4V Converter, you can convert iTunes 1080p HD videos to MP4 for playing back on Samsung Galaxy S7, PS4, Xbox One, Creative Zen, etc.DownloadBuy Now
Note: iTunes M4V Converter is specially designed for Mac users. If you are Windows users, you can go download its Windows alternative – DRM Media Converter to have a try.
Also Read: How to Convert iTunes M4V to MP4 on Windows
Run iTunes M4V Converter on Mac and then click on the "add files" button to select the HD videos or movies form iTunes library.
Click on the "Settings" icon and you can choose the audio track and subtitle you want to preserve in output video. You can skip this step and let the program to preserve all subtitles and audio tracks by default.
Now click on "Convert" and the program will start converting all iTunes 1080p HD videos selected to DRM-free MP4.
Tips - Difference between 1080p and 720p iTunes Videos
iTunes Store offers HD movies for you to buy or rent. HD movies are available in two resolutions: 720P and 1080p. It's worth mentioning the differences between 1080p and 720p HD iTunes movies so that you can make a better decision when buying HD movies from iTunes.
Video Resolution & Quality: 1080p refers to video resolution of 1920x1080 while 720p refers to a resolution of 1280x720 only. Thus, 1080p presents much better and smoother video quality than 720p.
File Size & Storage: The file size of a 1080p HD movie is approximately 50% larger than the 720p one, which means the 1080p file requires more storage space of your devices.