Free Online WRL to MP4 Converter

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Please note: Your WRL file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 15 minutes after upload so please download your converted WRL file before this time.

How to Convert your WRL to MP4 Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your WRL to MP4 using our fast and free WRL converter tool.

Upload your WRL file

Click the "Upload a WRL File" button, then select a WRL to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your MP4

Click the download link to receive your MP4 file.

File format information for WRL and MP4

ExtensionWRL
Full NameVirtual Reality Modeling Language
Type3D Model
Mime Typemodel/vrml x-world/x-vrml application/x-cc3d
FormatText
Opens WithMeshLab

A WRL file, also known as a Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML) file, is a plain text file format used to represent 3D models and scenes for virtual reality applications. Developed in the mid-1990s, WRL files are utilized to describe the geometry, appearance, and interactions of objects within a virtual environment. These files contain a structured set of nodes that define various components, such as shapes, materials, transformations, and viewpoints, which collectively create a coherent 3D scene. WRL files were popular for web-based virtual reality experiences in the early days of the internet and played a crucial role in the development of interactive 3D content for online applications.

Each node in a WRL file represents a specific element of the 3D scene and includes attributes that define its characteristics. For instance, nodes can specify the shape of an object (e.g., cubes, spheres, or complex meshes), its position and orientation in the virtual space, its visual appearance through materials and textures, and even its behavior through animations or interactive features. The flexibility and extensibility of the VRML language allowed for the creation of diverse and immersive virtual reality experiences that could be accessed through compatible web browsers or specialized VRML viewers.

Although WRL files were widely used in the past, they have largely been replaced by more modern 3D file formats like OBJ (Wavefront Object) or glTF (GL Transmission Format). These newer formats offer better performance, compression, and support for advanced features, making them more suitable for contemporary virtual reality and 3D applications. Nonetheless, WRL files still hold historical significance as a pioneering standard that contributed to the early exploration and adoption of 3D content on the web and laid the groundwork for the evolution of virtual reality technologies.

WRL Converter Capabilities

When converting 3D Model/Mesh files using our WRL converter we will attempt to convert color materials into a suitable format for use in the converted file.

ExtensionMP4
Full NameMPEG-4
TypeVideo
Mime Typevideo/mp4
FormatBinary

An MP4 file, short for MPEG-4 Part 14, is a widely used digital multimedia container format. It was developed by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) and is designed to store various types of multimedia content, such as video, audio, subtitles, and images, all within a single file. MP4 files are known for their efficient compression, which allows for high-quality media representation while keeping file sizes relatively small. This makes them ideal for streaming and sharing media over the internet or other digital platforms.

MP4 files are compatible with a wide range of devices and media players, including computers, smartphones, tablets, and smart TVs. The format's versatility and widespread support have contributed to its popularity in both personal and professional contexts. Many online platforms, such as YouTube and social media networks, utilize MP4 as their default video format due to its efficient streaming capabilities and broad compatibility.

Due to its flexibility, MP4 has become the standard format for storing video content in various applications, from capturing home videos on smartphones to distributing high-definition movies. Additionally, its ability to include multiple data streams, like audio tracks, subtitles, and chapter information, makes it a valuable choice for content creators and multimedia enthusiasts seeking a unified solution to store and share their creations.

Information for converting from WRL to MP4

The WRL 3D format does not support animations within our conversion tool so our tool will create a simple 360 degree rotating 3D animation that will be rendered to a MP4 file ready for download.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I convert my WRL file to MP4?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your WRL file to upload. Your WRL file will be uploaded to our servers. When the WRL to MP4 conversion has completed, you can download your MP4 file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my WRL to MP4?

We aim to process all WRL to MP4 conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files, so please be patient.

How accurate is the WRL to MP4 conversion?

We aim to provide the best conversion experience. Our tools are under constant review and development with new features being added every week.

How is my WRL 3D model animated in the MP4 file?

If your WRL file contains an animation then our tool will create a MP4 file containing the full length animation. If there is no animation present our tool will use a simple rotation animation.