4 Ways | How to Convert GIF to MOV on Windows/Mac/Android/Online

Do you want to convert GIF to MOV? If the answer is yes and you do not know how to do that, we can offer you some help. In this article, we introduce five ways to help you convert your GIFs to MOV format. Read through it, and convert your GIFs immediately.

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Melissa Lee

Updated on May 24, 2024

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GIF is a format for the exchange of images. It is capable of storing compressed data without loss of quality in the format of not more than 256 colors. As it shows the movement without sounds, some people may find it not interesting enough. Thus, many people want to convert it to MOV. In this article, we will discuss how to convert GIF to MOV on different devices. The GIF converters we list below could do you a big favor. Choose the one compatible with your system.

Part 1. Turn GIF into MOV on Windows 10/8/7

When it comes to converting GIF to MOV, Windows users can choose EaseUS Video Editor, which is a professional audio and video converter for Windows 10. It tends to help users, especially amateurs, to convert files without quality loss.

With this Windows converting software, you can convert various formats like GIF, MOV, MP3, MP4, etc. As is designed for beginners, it is quite user-friendly. To make full use of this application, you need to follow the steps below.

How to Convert GIF to MOV on Windows:

Step 1. Import Source File

After launching EaseUS Video Editor, the first thing to do is simply dragging the target file to the media library. You can also click "Import" to do the same.

Import Video

Step 2. Add to Project

The next step is adding the imported file to the project. After adding a source file to the media, you can click "Add to Project" or drag the file to the timeline.

Add to Project

Step 3. Export the File

Now you can export the file by clicking the "Export" button.

Export video

Step 4. Save as MOV

You can select MOV as the destination format and export it to your device. On the right pane, you can customize the file name, output folder, output settings, and duration as you wish.

Export Mov

Part 2. How to Convert GIF to MOV on Mac

If you are a Mac user and you want to turn GIF into MOV, you may need to download GIPHY Capture. This is an application that can help people change GIF to MOV easily and quickly.

Download address: https://giphy.com/apps/giphycapture

convert GIF to MOV Mac

With GIPHY Capture, you can convert a GIF file to a MOV in just three steps. Let's check what you should do from the tutorials below.

Step 1. Launch GIPHY Capture on your Mac and wait for the tool to open a green square that appears on your screen.

Step 2. Open the GIF file that you wish to convert to a MOV format. You can adjust the green box on the video to make it fit.

Step 3. Click the "Start Recording" button to create a MOV video. When the process is completed, the GIF file will be converted into a MOV one.

Step 4. Now you can save the file to your device.

Part 3. Change GIF to MOV Online

Some online GIF converting tools are in this part. Which is the best one for you?

Tool 1. Convertio

Convertio is the first online file converter we want to introduce to you. On this website, you could not only convert files but learn some basic knowledge of the files you want to convert under the conversion square. The extra information on its website is undoubtedly a benefit out of expectation.


Changing GIF to MOV is also simple and easy with this tool. Let's check what you need to do below following the tutorial.

Step 1. Upload GIF file(s)

Select files from Computer, Google Drive, Dropbox, URL, or drag a file from your desktop to the page.

Step 2. Choose "to MOV"

Choose MOV or any other format you need as a result (more than 200 formats supported).

Step 3. Download your MOV

Let the file convert and you can download your MOV file right afterward.

Tool 2. CloudConvert

CloudConvert is an online converter that can convert over one hundred types of files into your target file format, including MP4, GIF, DOCX, MOV, M4V, and so on. With its help, you could convert a GIF to a MOV without much effort. Besides, as it is an online tool, you don't have to download anything, all you need to do is open the website and follow the steps below.


Step 1. Set the file formats you want to convert from and to.

Step 2. Click the "Select File" button to import the GIF file you want to convert from your computer. You can also use URL, Google Drive, OneDrive, and Dropbox to import a file.

Step 3. You can modify the Width, Video Codec, and other settings from the "Option" menu below.

Step 4. Wait for the online converter to convert files for you and save the edited file to your computer.

Part 4. Convert GIF to MOV on Android

GIF to Video is a simple GIF converter compatible with the Android system. And it requires Android system vision 4.3 and later. This application enjoys good fame since it is simple and quick during work. If you are an Android user, you must not miss this APP.

Download address: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.parizene.giftovideo&hl=en

GIF to Video

To turn GIF into MOV with this application, you just need to follow the tutorial below.

Step 1. Import your GIF video files from Reddit, Giphy, or local GIFs into the program.

Step 2. Hit the Convert icon to have the GIF files converted to any file format.

Step 3. Set the video codec, the speed, scale type as well as other parameters.

Step 4. Save the MOV file to your phone.


To sum up, you need to choose different tools to help you turn GIF into MOV based on the system your device is equipped with. The situation varies, but it's safe to say that EaseUS Video Editor is the best GIF to MOV converter for most Windows users. If you are a Windows user, go to the official website and download it.


There are some frequently asked questions related to converting GIF to MOV. Read through them and see if they can solve your problem.

1. How do I convert MOV to GIF on iPhone?

If you want to convert MOV to GIF on your iPhone, you need an APP to help you. Video to GIF - GIF Maker is an appropriate choice. With its help, you can convert MOV to GIF by following the steps below:

Step 1. Select a MOV file that you want to convert to GIF.

Step 2. Set conversion options as you wish.

Step 3. Select the "Start Conversion" button to start the conversion process.

2. How do I convert MOV to GIF on Mac?

If you are a Mac user, you need an APP to assist you in converting MOV to GIF. We recommend you to download GIPHY Capture and follow the steps below:

Step 1. Launch GIPHY Capture on your Mac and wait for the tool to open a green square that appears on your screen.

Step 2. Open the MOV file that you wish to convert to a GIF format.

Step 3. Click the "Start Recording" button to create a GIF animation.

Step 4. Save the file to your device.

3. How do I convert a MOV file?

You can convert a MOV file with an online tool called CloudConvert. All you need to do is to follow the steps here:

Step 1. Set the file formats you want to convert from and to.

Step 2. Click the "Select File" button to import the MOV file you want to convert from your computer.

Step 3. You can modify the Width, Video Codec, and other settings from the "Option" menu below.

Step 4. Wait for the online converter to convert files for you and save the edited file to your computer.

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