The following step by step guide will show you how to convert WebM to 3GP for viewing on mobile phone players using WebM to 3GP Converter. Let's take a look at how it performs:
Download and Install WebM to 3GP Converter
Download the latest version of WebM to 3GP Converter. Install and run it.
Add WebM File
Click the "Add Video" button to import the WebM file. Alternatively, you can click "File -> Add Video Files..." to add the WebM file. You can also batch import WebM files by clicking "File -> Batch Add Video Files".
Choose 3GP as Output Format
From the "Profile" drop-down list, choose Mobile Phone 3GP Movie (*.3gp) as the output format.
Note: You can also adjust the audio/video parameters to customize a specific profile that best fits your needs. Click here to learn more.
Start Converting WebM to 3GP
Click the "Start Encode" button to start to convert WebM to 3GP.
What is WebM?
WebM is a media file format designed for use on the web. It competes with Adobe's Flash format and H.264 and has a major advantage in being an open, royalty-free multimedia format. It defines a matroska-like multimedia container structure consisting of video compressed with the open VP8 codec and audio compressed with the Vorbis audio codec.
What is 3GP?
3GP is the name for both a video standard designed for mobile phones and the name of the Container used to store video used in the standard. It was developed by a group of companies and standards organizations from Europe, North America, and Asia called 3GPP for 3rd Generation Partnership Project. The purpose of the project was developing a mobile video standard compatible with 3G (3rd Generation) GSM mobile phone systems.
3GP is designed for effieciency to make it suitable for Streaming across mobile phone networks and storing on mobile devices with very little storage capacity. Video rarely exceeds a Resolution of 320x240 (or 368x208 for widescreen), and is usually 176x144 or 176x120. Audio will usually be encoded as either MP3 or AAC-LC (Low Complexity). Framerates for most mobile devices are Limited to 15fps.