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FaceBook Video Size Limit: What is the Max Size & Length for FB Video Upload?

FaceBook video size limit

Unlike other video sharing sites, FaceBook provides you with some leeway as far as FaceBook video size limit is concerned. For the most part, FaceBook allows you to upload video with 1GB in size and 20 mins in length. And the max FaceBook video size is up to 1.75GB (45 mins for duration limit), but it's quite a patience-demanding task for uploading such a large video file to FaceBook.

It seems FaceBook offers more convenience if you'd like to upload larger video file compared with YouTube. Yet, is this really a strongpoint for FaceBook video uploading? Not really.

Actually, according to the authoritative report, most people tend to view online videos for 25 to 50 seconds. After that, their concentration often starts to drift and they lose interest so as to give up watching. Thus, uploading a long video to FaceBook is pointless if viewers miss the highlights after several raw footages.

Hence, if you plan to upload a long video to FaceBook, it's advisable to convert Facebook video to MP4 of smaller size than other formats, cut the video into several short clips (tutorial or documentary excl.) or trim the unwanted parts off video to let people watch the part you wanna present for them. Here the FaceBook video editing software - MacX Video Converter Pro can do you such a favor, letting you split video into a dozen more short videos as you like and cut off the unwanted segments from video so that you can faster & easier upload video to FaceBook and attract more viewers to see the highlights of the video.

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Beyond that, speaking of FaceBook video size limit, we should also take the below factors into consideration, like video format, quality, resolution, frame rate, bit rate, etc., for these directly determine how large the FaceBook video size is. Generally, higher video parameters produce a video with larger file size.

Recommended FaceBook Specs for Uploading Videos without Exceeding FaceBook Video Size Limit

FaceBook Specs for Uploading Videos

Recommended Upload Specs:

Video compression codec: H.264
Video format for FB: MP4
Resolution:1080p/720p HD
Frame rate: 30 fps (Maximum)
Aspect ratio: 9: 16 to 16:9
Audio codec: MP3
Sampling rate: 22,050hz or 44,100hz
Facebook 360 video limits:
Max size 1.75GB, less than 6 mins
Max 3072 × 1536 input resolution
2:1 Display Aspect Ratio

Best Solution to FaceBook Video Size Limit:

All-in-One FB converter - MacX Video Converter Pro
• Convert all the videos to MP4, like AVI to MP4
• Compress UHD 4K video to 1080p, 720p for upload
• Adjust video parameters (resolution, bit rate, frame rate)
• Reduce video size via video editing feature (trim, split)
• Download videos from FaceBook, YouTube, 300 sites.

How to Compress & Reduce Video Size for FaceBook Uploading Successfully

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Step 1: Free download the top FB video converter for Mac computer or Windows PC. Then launch it and import the video you wanna convert by click "Add File" button.

Step 2: Choose the output video format as FaceBook MP4 video format from "Web Video Profiles". MP4 is the best choice for FB video uploading, which make a good balance between video size and quality.

Step 3: Press the video parameter adjustment button to enter the parameter settings interface where you can tweak the video resolution from 4K to 1080p/720P, pick the video codec as "H264" and set the desired aspect ratio, frame rate, etc.

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Step 4: Click the scissors-shaped button to edit your video, like set the start or end time of your video, ditch away the unwanted parts of video, add subtitles to video, add watermark to video, etc.

Step 5: Resort to "Browse" section to find a destination folder for your output video files. Followed by the "RUN" button click, and then this FaceBook video converter will start to convert and reduce video file size.

Note:
1) After the video compression and conversion, you can eventually upload video to FaceBook. And if you have no clue about how to upload video to FaceBook, please refer to the FB video upload guide.

2) For those FB fans who are prone to upload DVD to FaceBook, the primary thing you need to do is to convert DVD to FaceBook supported MP4 video format. And the reliable DVD converter-MacX DVD Ripper Pro can meet your demand, hassle-free ripping and converting any DVDs to FB MP4 AVI FLV MKV video formats with nary a quality loss.

Author: Bertha Miller | Updated on Dec 4, 2018

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