[Download] Convert RM to MP4 on Windows/Mac/Online 2024

RM stands for RealMedia and is a multimedia container format created by RealNetworks. This format is not widely compatible so you may need to convert it to a more compatible file format like MP4. This article can teach you how to convert RM to MP4.

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Jane Zhou

Updated on May 24, 2024

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RM stands for RealMedia, which is a multimedia file format used mainly for Internet streaming. Unlike MP4 or MKV, this format can only be played on a minimal number of players, such as RealPlayer and Real Alternative Codec Pack. Therefore, it is difficult to play these files on the selected device if compatibility is limited.

If you have many RM files that you want to play them quickly, the best solution is to convert them to a popular format like MP4. It is the easiest solution to make RM files compatible with players and devices. Here, you discover the best converting tools to convert RM to MP4 on Mac and Windows PC.

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How to Convert RM to MP4 on Windows 10

Two converters are introduced in this post, and you can choose one of them based on your choice. 

Tool 1. EaseUS Video Converter

If you are looking for a competent video converter, EaseUS Video Converter is the go-to software. This program provides users with a professional video conversion tool. Although many converters do not support RM video to MP4 conversion, you can get it done with EaseUS Video Converter, which is an easy-to-use media converter and supports 1000+ formats.

Likewise, you can adjust the output video settings like bitrate and frame rate and choose the appropriate video resolution. For output quality, this converter can guarantee it will maintain the same quality as the original file. 

Key Features:

  • Easily adjust video and audio parameters
  • Preview converted videos with a built-in player
  • Batch converting media files with ease
  • Best free video converter on PC
  • Maintain video and audio quality during conversion

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How to convert video files to MP4 via EaseUS Video Converter:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Video Converter on your PC, and choose the "Video Converter." Click on the "Choose Files" button to import the video you want to convert. It also allows you to drag and drop the video to import it.

import video

Step 2. Click on the "Settings" option to select the target format. You can choose MP4 as the output format and adjust the resolution and bitrate properly.

select mp4

Step 3. Customize the folder to save the MP4 video after conversion. Two buttons are available to converter the file. The "Convert" button can help you convert one video, while the "Convert All" button can process a batch of videos. 

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Step 4. In the "Finished" tab, you can find the converted MP4 video. If you want to preview it, click on the "Open" button to activate the built-in media player.

save video as mp4

Tool 2. VLC media player

VideoLAN's free open-source media player, VLC media player, is widely known for its flexibility and ease of use. With this software, you can play almost any type of video file you can think of. However, not many people realize that it can convert files to a better playable format such as MP4. When you do this, your RM files can be converted to MP4 files on the PC.

Also, this cross-platform converter can help make this conversion on Mac. 

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Steps to convert RM to MP4 with VLC media player:

Step 1. Open VLC media player on PC. Click "Media" > "Convert/Save….". Then, hit "Add…" to import the file you want to convert, and choose "Convert/Save" again. 

Step 2. You will see a tab named "Profile", and click the drop-down menu and select MP4 as the output format.

Step 3. Pick a destination for the MP4 file by selecting "Browse".

Step 4. Click "Start" to begin the conversion process. Note that if you're converting a heavy video file into MP4, then you'll have to wait for some minutes.

How to Convert RM to MP4 on Mac

You can convert this file to MP4 with Permute on Mac. Permute is the best tool for converting RM files to MP4 and also other lossless quality formats. This professional video converter supports converting RM and other 100 formats. Also, it is free to use, so you won't have to pay any subscriptions, to begin with. It is compatible with most Mac versions. 

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Steps to convert RM to MP4 with Permute:

Step 1. Locate the RM video that you want to convert. Drag the video into this software.

Step 2. Click on the drop-down menu to select your output format and choose "MP4".

Step 3. Hit "Start" to begin the video conversion.

How to Convert RM to MP4 Online

Aconvert is a widely used online service that supports types of conversions, including RM to MP4. It is free to use, and no registration is required. Also, you can add local, online, and cloud files to the interface as it is an online service. In addition to MP4, you can convert other popular formats such as MKV, MOV, and M4V. It maintains the best quality during conversion. 

aconvert for rm to mp4 conversion

Steps to convert RM to MP4 using AConvert:

Step 1. Open the AConvert site and click "Choose Files" to find the video on your computer.

Step 2. Select the output format and other characteristics before conversion.

Step 3. Click "Convert Now!" to begin the conversion. Then, download it to your computer.


RM stands for RealMedia and is a multimedia container format created by RealNetworks. This format is primarily used to stream files over the Internet at a constant bit rate. It is used in combination with RealVideo and RealAudio. These files can be played mainly with RealPlayer. However, RM is not widely compatible.

Therefore, if you don't have a compatible video player, then convert the RM file into a more compatible format like MP4. Here, you learn how to use some converters for Windows and Mac computers. For PC users, use EaseUS Video Converter!

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