How to Play DivX file on Mac?

Method One: Convert DivX to Mac MP4; Method Two: Install DivX Player for Mac

DivX file normally can provide high video quality with smaller file size, so DivX file is favored by many video fans and adopted for their video compression. Besides, many movie production houses, such as Disney and Paramount, also like to use DivX video for delivering their music on the internet. When you have downloaded one or some DivX files and want to play them on your Mac computer, can you do that? Unfortunately, you can't do that. We know that most Mac users have set QuickTime Player as their default player to play the video files they imported, but DivX video is not natively supported by Mac QuickTime Player. Is there a software to solve this problem? This question is concerned by many people and now the following just introduces two popular methods to help you easily solve this problem.

Method One: Convert DivX to Mac MP4 H.264, MOV H.264, etc

Here, you can use a professional DivX to Mac converter to convert your DivX to your Mac computer more supported MP4 H.264 for the compatible playback. If you do not want to take time to test which one is the professional DivX to Mac converter you can directly choose the most professional DivX to Mac converter - Avdshare Video Converter which has been tested by many people who have the DivX to Mac MP4 H.264 conversion need. This Avdshare Video Converter can help with the followings.

  1. Convert any DivX file to any Mac version best supported MP4 H.264 with no quality loss.
  2. Convert any other unsupported video file, like FLV, WMV, MTS, M2TS, RMVB, etc to Mac MP4 H.264 or convert any DivX file to H.265, MP4, AVI, FLV, MKV, etc for more usage.
  3. You will have 90X faster conversion speed to complete your DivX to Mac MP4 H.264 conversion or other video format conversions.
  4. Many DivX files or many other video files are supported to be converted at once.
  5. There will be no ad or virus during the entire DivX to Mac MP4 H.264 conversion.
  6. Also, this professional converter has been developed with many video editing features, like Trim, Split, Merge, Rotate, Sample Rate, Bitrate, Frame rate, etc to help you edit your video files.

Guide on Converting DivX to Mac MP4 H.264

The following guide helps to easily convert your DivX file to your Mac best supported MP4 H.264.

Make Preparation: Free download DivX to Mac Converter

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

Step 1 Import DivX file

You can click the Add File button to import your DivX file to this converter. You can also use the Drag&Drop feature to import your DivX file to this converter.

Step 2 Specify MP4 H.264 as output format

Here, you can specify Mac more supported MP4 H.264 as the output format by clicking the Profile button>General Video category.

Step 3 Complete the DivX to Mac MP4 H.264 conversion

The final step is to click the Convert button to get your DivX file successfully converted to your Mac more supported MP4 H.264.

Method Two: Install DivX Player to Your Mac

From the above, we have learned that DivX is not natively supported by Mac QuickTime player, in which case we can download and install another DivX player to your Mac and use it to play your DivX file on your Mac. Good news is that Avdshare Video Converter in Method One can also work as a professional DivX player for Mac to help you play any DivX file on your Mac. So you can follow the steps in Method One to install Avdshare Video Converter to your Mac. Next, you can click the Add File button to import your DivX file and click the Play button to play the DivX file on your Mac computer.

Besides Avdshare Video Converter, you can also install VLC Player to your Mac. To avoid any virus brought to your Mac, you had better go to VLC Player official website to download and install VLC Player for Mac. After the installation, you can run it to open DivX file on your Mac.