Category Archives: MOV playback

Tips Playing iPhone .MOV videos on Android

If you’re getting caught by the playback issue of iPhone video to Android device, just read on to get a definite solution.

iphone-video-to-androidI’m just for the Galaxy S7 about a week ago and I’m very pleased with it and don’t regret leaving Apple, save for iTunes compatibility. Now I’m wondering if there’s a way I could play my iPhone 4s .mov videos on my new Galaxy S7? Luckily, I figure there’s got to be a way. For those who are planning to transfer and play iPhone videos on Android devices, just read on to get some hints I share below. Continue reading Tips Playing iPhone .MOV videos on Android

Best way to play MOV files on Samsung TV

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(Updated Aug 10, 2016)

Having a very annoying problem with being unable to play MOV on Samsung TV. I haven’t had any luck getting MOV files to play on my Samsung TV. I’ve seen plenty of talk online of people have problems when transferring MOV files to Samsung TV from USB. Searching further and widely from Google and got some recommended solutions.

Why your Samsung TV refused to play an MOV file, that’s because Samsung Smart TV supported video format is limited, from Samsung TV official website we know that Samsung TV best video format is H.264 codec MP4 format. The solution for you is to find a third-party tool to make everything easy. The Brorsoft Video Converter is one of the best options. Continue reading Best way to play MOV files on Samsung TV

Solution to playing MOV files on LG TV

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Recently I got a LG TV, what I wanna do is to add some MOV files to it for playback in my free time. While, when I try to do this, I find it’s not as easy as I expect. LG TV won’t read MOV files. After a little searching, I got some clues. I will share the best way to play MOV files on LG TV in the following paragraphs.

MOV is not one of the LG TV supported formats. Luckily, this problem is easy to solve – all you have to do is convert the MOV videos to LG TV compatible MP4 files using a third-party program. Once you have, you can add them to your USB flash drive and use them like any other file LG TV supports. Brorsoft Video Converter is the best app that can bring you the best video output quality, fastest video conversion speed.

It’s a professional yet easy-to-use app which can help us convert MKV to LG TV accepted MP4 videos without any quality loss. In addition, it not only supports MOV videos, but also handles various common video formats, like MXF. MTS, MKV, MP4, AVI, WMV .etc. What’s more, it offers kinds of preset profiles for media players including iPad, iPhone, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Nook HD, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Galaxy s4, etc to meet your different needs. If you’re using a Mac, simply turn to the Mac Video Converter, which has the same function with the Windows version. Here is how to do it.

Guide: Convert QuickTime MOV to LG TV compatible format

Step 1: Start the MOV to LG TV converter and drag .mov files to the software interface to import the file. It support batch conversion.

Step 2: Set output video format as H.264 MP4 under Format > Common Video. In general, mp4 is a well-accepted file format for its ability to save memory storage and keep up the video quality. Here 3 H.264 presets “H.264 Baseline Profile Video(*.mp4)”, “H.264 Main Profile Video(*.mp4)”, “H.264 High Profile Video(*.mp4)” are supported.

Tip: Before start the MOV conversion for LG Smart TV, you can click the Settings icon and adjust the video bitrate, codec, frame rate, audio sample rate, etc parameters.

Step 3: Hit the Convert button; this video converter will start to convert .mov to mp4 for playback on LG TV through USB drive in no time.

After the conversion, connect the USB drive with computer and head to the destination folder where the converted files are stored, transfer the files to the USB drive then plug the drive in the LG TV. It would be easy to watch MOV movies on LG TV.

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How to get MKV files to play nicely on LG TV

Losslessly Convert ProRes to H.264 video on Mac/Windows

When I began my career I was editing a lot of video in Final Cut 7, so ProRes naturally was my best friend. However, a limit always exists there. There are few media players can support ProRes codec. If you want to play and share ProRes files on Mac or Windows, you’d better convert ProRes to other video codec such as H.264, so you can play it in the way you like. Below is a detailed guide on converting PorRes to H.264 MP4/MOV video in a lossless way.

To get the job done, you can use Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac which can help you change ProRes 422, ProRes 4444 to H.264 MP4, H.264 MOV as well as DivX, XviD, MPEG-2, AVI, WMV, FLV, etc, and allows you to manually adjust encoding settings to customize the output video quality and file size. In addition, if you want to edit videos, set subtitles, select audio track, add text or image watermark to videos, all these can be easily achieved with this powerful tool. If want to transcode ProRes to H.264 video on Windows PC, you can turn to the equivalent Windows version Video Converter to finish the task.

Transcode ProRes to H.264 video easily and quickly

Step 1: Load Apple ProRes files > Launch the ProRes Video Converter on your Mac, and you can either click “Add” button to import ProRes files, or directly drag and drop the files into this program.

Step 2: Select output format > From the drop-down list of “Format” > “Common Video”, you can select H.264 video as the output format.

Step 3: Start conversion > After all necessary settings, click the “Convert” icon under the preview window, and the ProRes converter will start transcoding ProRes to H.264 MP4/MOV immediately.

When the conversion finished, click Open button to get the output files and then you can use your converted Apple ProRes files anywhere you want.