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How to Convert Videos to 3GP for Mobile Phones

Would you like to play videos on your phone, but the device only supports 3GP files? We’ll show you how to convert popular video files into 3GP mobile phone video format with Pazera Free Video to 3GP Converter.

Download the Pazera Free Video to 3GP Converter (Download link below). It will allow you to convert popular video files (AVI, MPEG, MP4, FLV, MKV, and MOV) to work on your mobile phone. There is no installation to run. You’ll just need to unzip the download folder and double-click the videoto3gp.exe file to run the application.

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To add video files to the queue, click on the Add files button.

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Browse for your file, and click Open.

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Your video will be added to the Queue. You can add multiple files to the queue and convert them all at one time.

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The converter comes with several pre-configured profiles for conversion settings. To load a profile, select one from the Profile drop down list and then click the Load button. The settings in the panels at the bottom of the application will be automatically updated.

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If you are a more advanced user, the options on the lower panels allow for adjusting settings to your liking. You can choose between 3GP and 3G2 (for some older phones), H.263, MPEG-4, and XviD video codecs, AAC or AMR-NB audio codecs, as well as a variety of bitrates, resolutions, etc. 

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By default, the converted file will be output to the same location as the input directory. You can change it by clicking the text box input radio button and browsing for a different folder.

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Click Convert to start the conversion process.

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A conversion output box will open and display the progress. When finished, click Close.

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Now you’re ready to load the video onto your phone and enjoy.

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Conclusion

Pazera Free Video to 3GP Converter is not exactly the ultimate video conversion tool, but it is quick and simple enough for the average user to convert most video formats to 3GP. Plus, it’s portable. You can copy the folder to a USB drive and take it with you.

Do you have some 3GP video files you’d like to convert to more common formats? Check out our earlier article on how to convert 3GP to AVI and MPEG for free.

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Download Pazera Free Video to 3GP Converter

Andrew is a media center geek with some serious Windows skills. He's never far from a WiFi connection or a great cup of coffee.

  • Published 05/21/10

Comments (1)

  1. nakuls

    FormatFactory works pretty well too. I used it to convert to 3gp videos for my old sony ericsson now it serves me with .mp4 videos for my blackberry. also use to convert videos for my PS3.

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