What is MP4

MP4 stands for MPEG-4 Part 14. It is a digital multimedia container format most commonly used to store video and audio, but other data such as subtitles and still images can also be stored in MP4. As a modern container formats, it allows streaming over the Internet.

What is GIF

GIF stands for Graphics Interchange Format. It is a bitmap image format developed by a team from CompuServe. GIF supports up to 8 bits per pixel for each image. It reference its own palette of up to 256 different colors, selected from the 24-bit RGB color space.

Convert MP4 to GIF

Simple, easy and fast. Just drag and drop your MP4 file into the converter and it'll be converted in a few seconds.

Fast MP4 to GIF conversion

Our media converter can help you convert your MP4 file into GIF with just 1 click.

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Converting MP4 to GIF is free and easy to use. We also offer fast downloads for the newly converted files.

How to Convert MP4 to GIF Online

Follow these quick steps to convert a MP4 to GIF online:

Step 1

Upload your MP4

Upload your MP4 file through the upload media pane above. You can drag and drop any MP4 file into the drop zone, or choose a file from your online drives such as Google Drive, Dropbox and more.

Step 2

Download GIF File

Once the conversion is done you can download new GIF file onto your computer. From here you may choose to convert another file or try our other File Conversion Tools.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Our conversion tool will help you convert MP4 to GIF without download or installing any software. You can convert online in any browser.

Our conversion tools are great if you want a quick and easy way to convert your MP4 files to GIF in your web browser.

Converting MP4 to GIF is fast and efficient. Instant result is expected for most files.

The main advantage of GIF must be its small file size. Being an animated image supporting transport backgrounds, is it commonly used in advertising and company website. Less time and traffic are needed to load the image, which provides better user experience. In addition, GIFs allow users to create different custom animated images to use in different social media and chat rooms, and show their reactions in a fun and attractive way.

MP4, also known as MPEG-4 Part 14, is a standard digital multimedia container format. It is primarily used to store audio and video, but can also include other dates, such as subtitles and still images. As a common video format, it supports streaming on the Internet.

Graphics Interchange Format (GIF) is a file format that supports both still and animated images with 8 bits per pixel. Most social media and communication applications support GIF animation, so it is commonly used to present reactions and emotions.

Although FID can also support animated image, it is different from video. GIF can only choose color from 24-bit RGB color space per pixel, so that its quality will be limited when showing complicated images and image with gradient colors. For MP4, the video is smoother and the color look more natural. There is no limitation on the length of GIF. However, with the limited pixel and quality, its file size will be much smaller.

Yes, we can. GIF supports exporting images with transparent backgrounds, just like what we do with PNG. In addition, since GIF supports displaying animated images, GIF will be more versatile than other image formats.

No, we cannot. Although GIF support animated image, it is still an image format instead of a video format. GIf do not support sound. If we really want to merge the animated image with sound, we can only edit it and then export it as a video.