Split MP4 - How to Split MP4 Files on Mac and Windows?

Split MP4 Files into Parts without Reencoding or as Well as Change the Original Format

Mar 13, 2015, Updated by Andrew Smith


The following article is a step by step guide on how to split MP4 video into parts without reencoding or as well as change MP4 to other video formats to help you solve the issues as below:

  • So what are some good hassle free programs out there that I can use to split .MP4 video files (with audio)?
  • I have some large mp4 music video compilations which I'd like to save as a series of individual clips (one file per song). How?
  • I'm looking for a tool which can split MP4 video files. I have tried Any Video Converter but find that it is unreliable and forces choices on frame size but do not always allow me to choose the existing frame size.
  • I have an mp4 file and I want to split it in several files based on frames position. Does anyone recommend better software?
  • Does anyone use any software that enables you to split a large video file (MP4, AVI and so on) into say 20 sections all in one hit?
  • Would be nice to see an option to split large local recording MP4 files into smaller files with a useful program?

MP4 Splitter Mac and Windows

A powerful MP4 Splitter is required if you want to split one or more big MP4 file(s) to smaller ones. Here we make a brief introduction of Faasoft MP4 Splitter.

  • Can split MP4 files as well as keep or change MP4 format to other popular video formats like MOV, AVI, WMV, MKV, FLV, ASF, RM, DV, MPG, WebM, OGV, etc;
  • Besides split MP4 video, it also can merge several MP4 files into one, rotate/crop/cut MP4 files, add subtitles/effect/watermark/background music to MP4 movie, adjust MP4 video volume/bitrate/sample rate/video size, compress MP4 file to smaller one, remove subtitle from MP4 clip and more;
  • The above-mentioned hot features applies to various kinds of video formats like AVI, MOV, WMV, MKV, FLV, ASF, WebM, RM, DV, AVCHD, MOD, DivX, Xvid, Apple ProRes, RMVB, BIK, SWF, MXF, MVI, OGM and so on as well;
  • Not only as an easy-to-use yet professional editor, Faasoft MP4 Splitter also works as a reliable video and audio converter which supports converting between almost all kinds of video and audio clips;
  • Better still, you can use this multifunctional MP4 Splitter to enjoy all kinds of movie and music FREELY on both Mac and Windows.

Split MP4 Video

It's time to give this excellent MP4 Splitter a shot. Just download and install it and then follow the guide to split MP4 files with ease.

Step 1 Load MP4 to MP4 Splitter
Once launch this fantastic MP4 Splitter, directly drag and drop your MP4 file that you want to split to it and then the MP4 file will be loaded in a flash. Another way to import files to the program is click "Add File" button.

Step 2 Split MP4 video by chapter
Whether you want to split one or more MP4 files, you must first make sure that you have already selected the MP4 file(s) that need to be spitted. And then select "Split by Chapter" option from context menu to split MP4 video into parts rapidly.

Tips: This program supports renaming or deleting the separate MP4 clips.

Step 3 Fast finish splitting MP4 files
Now, all you need to do is hit the big "Convert" button to complete splitting MP4 files.

This program also supports splitting MP4 video as well as changes the source file format. Click "Profile" drop-down button to choose output format as you need.


Just need three steps: add MP4 file, set splitting MP4 file and split MP4 file, you can easily and quickly split MP4 files into parts without any hassle. Could you find out an easier and simpler way to complete this task?

In addition, you may prefer to these step by step guides on how to split MKV by chapter and CUE Splitter.