How to Compress GoPro Video File Size on Windows and Mac?

GoPro Video Compressor - Compress GoPro Video for Email, Whatsapp, YouTube, etc

Nowadays, many video fans like to purchase a GoPro camera. What is the GoPro camera advantages compared with other cameras? Well, the advantages are mainly in four aspects. First, a GoPro camera is very small and light and it is easy for users to carry around. Second, a GoPro camera is waterproof and it enables many water sports enthusiasts to take photos or videos while diving very deep. Third, a GoPro camera is wide-angle which allows users to get everything in front of the camera. Fourth, a GoPro camera has the full ability in shooting 4K video which ensures users to have a high-quality video image when doing some extreme actions.

However, everything has two sides and the recorded high-quality GoPro video also brings much inconvenience. For example, any GoPro camera has limited storage space and it is impossible for any GoPro camera to store many shot high-quality videos; The big size of the high-quality GoPro video often exceeds the Email default size, which will causes the failure when sending an email; The big size of the high-quality GoPro video will end in fail or takes longer time when sending by Whatsapp. So is there a method to only let users take benefit from GoPro camera while avoiding all these above inconvenience? Yes, the method indeed exists and the following article just introduces a professional GoPro video compressor to get users out of the inconvenience.

GoPro Video Compressor - Avdshare Video Converter

  1. Avdshare Video Converter is a professional video compressor which can compress the video shot by any GoPro camera with almost no video quality loss.
  2. Compress any GoPro camera video while maintaining the original GoPro camera video format or converting the compressed GoPro camera video to any other needed video format, like converting the GoPro camera video to MP4, AVI, MKV, MOV, WMV, FLV, AVCHD, ASF, etc.
  3. This professional GoPro camera can also compress Samsung camera video, JVC camera video, Canon camera video, Sony camera video, etc as well as compressing GoPro camera video for your Email use, Whatsapp use, YouTube-uploading use, blog-uploading use, etc.
  4. Do other video editing work to GoPro camera video, Samsung camera video, JVC camera video, Canon camera video, Sony camera video, etc with the editing functions: rotate, split, merge, crop, change video resolution, frame rate, bitrate, volume, etc.

Guide on Compressing GoPro Camera Video

The following guide can help to easily compress any GoPro camera video.

Make Preparation: Free download GoPro VideoCompressor

Free download the professionalGoPro VideoCompressor - Avdshare Video Converter (for Windows, for Mac), install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.

Step 1 Upload GoProvideo file

Click the "Add file" button to get the selected GoPro video imported to this GoPro video compressor.

Step 2 Three methods to compress the GoPro video

Method 1: Adjust GoPro video bitrates

Click Setting button>Advanced Setting>Go to Bitrate where users can choose their needed video bitrate or directly input their needed video bitrate.

Tips: when you reduce the video bitrate, the video quality will be reduced according, so find a balance between the video bitrate and video quality.

Method 2: Adjust GoPro video size

Click Setting button>Advanced Setting> Go to Video Size where users can get their desired video size by selecting or by inputting the wanted one.

Method 3: Set H.264 MP4 as output profile.

Click Profile drop down button to select H.264 MP4 as output profile from the General Video category.

Step 3 Start to compress the GoPro video

Click the "Convert" button to easily get the GoPro video compressed in short time.