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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