You can add almost any type of video, image, or audio file to a Clipchamp video.

Video file formats supported by Clipchamp

Clipchamp video editor will accept MP4, MOV, WEBM, AVI, DIVX, FLV, 3GP, WMV, VOB, DCM, and MKV video files, as well as a wide variety of video codecs. Some of these file types will have to be automatically converted before they can be used in your project so you may have to wait longer for these files to load.

If you’re not sure if your input file is supported, simply add it, and see if Clipchamp is able to recognize it. 

Best video formats for Clipchamp

To start working with your files faster (without waiting for conversion), we recommend adding the following kinds of supported videos to your projects.

  • .mp4 (MPEG-4)

  • .mov (Quicktime Movie File)

  • .webm

Audio file formats supported by Clipchamp

You can add many types of audio files to a Clipchamp editing project. They will be automatically converted so you can work with them.

Best audio formats for Clipchamp

To start working with your files faster (without waiting for conversion), we recommend adding the following kinds of supported audio types to your projects.

  • .mp3

  • .wav

  • .ogg

Image file formats supported by Clipchamp

Clipchamp currently supports the following image file types.

  • .jpeg .jpg

  • .png

  • .tiff

  • .bmp (Windows bitmap)

  • .gif 

How to resolve unsupported file type errors

If your file format is listed above, and you're still seeing an unsupported file type error, please see this related help article: Why am I seeing an unsupported file type error?

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