Solve iPhone 4K Video to Premiere Pro Importing Issues

Before sharing your iPhone recordings on YouTube/Vimeo//Facebook/Instagram, you may want to edit iPhone videos in a video editing program. However, you may find it a painful experience to put iPhone videos to Premiere Pro. That’s because the iPhone (including iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 4S, etc.) records and outputs its files as .MOV files. Files are compressed using the h.264 codec, which is not good for editing in Premiere Pro. This tutorial will quickly walk you through how to drag and drop iPhone 7 (4K) videos to Premiere Pro timeline for editing without hassle.

To work iPhone 7 (4K) videos in Premiere Pro smoothly, we need convert iPhone video to Adobe Premiere preferred MPEG-2 or H.264 files and then import the converted files to Premiere Pro for editing. Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is recommended here to help you encode all of your iPhone (4K) files to MPEG-2/H.264 for using in Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5.

It is an optimal video converter for iPhone (4K) recordings. With it, you can transcode iPhone 4K H.264 .MOV to MPEG-2 for editing with PPro on Mac directly without any rendering or codec problems. Plus, it also allows you to convert iPhone videos to DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, MPEG-2 for After Effects, ProRes for Final Cut Pro, Apple InterMediate Codec for iMovie/FCE, etc with best results. Download it and follow the tutorial below to convert iPhone (4K) files to Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5 effortlessly.

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Step 1: Add iPhone (4K) files

Install and launch the iPhone 4K Video Converter for Mac, and then click “Add File” button to import your 4K files to the software.

Step 2: Select output format

Click “Select Format” bar to determine output format. Follow “Editor” and select “Adobe Premiere” as the output format. Besides, you can also choose WMV if you want to get a relatively smaller output file.


1. Settings- Click it to customize audio and video parameters Video Codec, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels.

2. Editor – Click “Edit” to set add watermark, deinterlace, trim, crop, add effects, etc.

Step 3: Convert iPhone (4K) video to Adobe Premiere

Click “Start” button under the preview window, the converter will start encoding iPhone (4K) videos for importing to Adobe Premiere. Soon after the conversion is finished, just click “Open” button to get the converted iPhone 7 (4K) videos for edit in Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5 perfectly.

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