VOB is the file that contains the audio and video material of any DVD. It had always been restricted to having a maximum file size of 1GB and VOB file support from media tools and computer utilities is far weaker than the attention more well-known video container formats such as MKV, AVI, MP4. In this article, we talk about how to convert VOB to MP4 without quality loss.
Why convert VOB to H.264 is better?
VOB videos are usually large in size and incompatible with many media players. Many users will choose to convert VOB to MKV as MKV format can keep the digital video, digital audio, subtitles, DVD menus, etc. of the VOB files.
How to Convert VOB to MKV with Fast Speed and Best Quality
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Steps to Convert VOB Files to MKV Losslessly
Step 1. Load VOB files
Insert your DVD disk into your DVD drive, and then find your VOB files in the ViDEO_TS folder. To import them to this program, you can drag the whole VIDEO_TS folder directly to the program, or open the VIDEO_TS folder, and pick the VOB files one by one. (For time and energe concern, you are advised to use the first option).
After all VOB files imported successfully, you can change the file name and watch them in the right previewing screen.
Step 2. Select output format
Now you should choose MKV as the output video format.
Step 3. Start the VOB to MKV conversion
Now all you need is pressing the “Convert” button to get the entire process accomplished. In a few minutes, you can watch these wonderful videos cozily on devices as you like.
How to Free Convert VOB to MKV with VLC
The popular free media player VLC is also an easy and free VOB to MKV video converter. It’s able to play VOB files as well as convert VOB to various formats, including MKV. It will convert VOB videos, DVD Video_TS folder, and discs to MKV, MP4, MOV, AVI, and various other formats. You’re also allowed to convert multiple VOB titles to MKV in a batch.
Step 1: Install and launch VLC. Go to Media > Convert / Save. To compress multiple VOB files into one MKV, click Media and select Open Multiple Files.
Step 2: Click Add and locate the VOB video files you want to convert. Select Convert / Save in the lower portion of the interface.
Step 3: Next, in the Profile section, click the Wrench icon and choose MKV in the Encapsulation tab, and click Save.
Step 4: Hit Browse and specify a folder to store the output MKV video. Then click Start to convert your VOB video to MKV.