What video format is the best video format for your TV (Samsung, LG, Sharp, Sony, Panasonic, Philips, Vizio, TCL, etc)? How to watch movies on TV via USB? MKV and AVI both are common and popular format, if your TV can’t play them, what a pity! Don’t be discouraged. We’ll share the best TV format solutions with you. Let you play all movies (Blu-ray, DVD, MKV, AVI, MP4, MOV, M4V, WMV, FLV, VOB, AVCHD, MTS, M2TS, MXF …) on your Smart TV, LED TV, LCD TV, OLED TV, 4K TV, 4K Ultra HD TV in 1080P or 4K resolution via USB port.
Benefits of USB 3.0/2.0 Movie
The new USB 3.0/2.0 Movie function allows you to enjoy not only photos or music, but also video files directly in your TV. You can easily share media files stored in other devices by plugging it into USB port.
Connect to USB 3.0/2.0 port
1) Connect a USB memory stick or USB cable of a digital device to the TV USB port.
2) Select Media Play.
3) Select one category from Photo, Music, and Movie.
4) Select one file from file lists to view.
USB 3.0/2.0 Supported Video Formats:
|File Extension||Container||Video Decoder||Audio Codec|
|① AVI ② MKV||Divx 3.11Divx 4.xDivx 5.1Divx 6.0XviDH.264 BPH.264 MPH.264 HPMPEG-4 SPMPEG-4 ASPMotion JPEG||MP3, AC3, LPCM, ADPCM
|*.asf||ASF||Divx 3.11Divx 4.xDivx 5.1Divx 6.0XviDH.264 BPH.264 MPH.264 HPMPEG-4 SPMPEG-4 ASPWindow Media Video v9||MP3, AC3, LPCM, ADPCM
(MULAW ALAW), AAC
|*.mp4||MP4(SMP4)||H.264 BPH.264 MPH.264 HPMPEG-4 SPMPEG-4 ASPXviD||ADPCM, (HE)-AAC, mp3|
|*.3gp||3GPP||H.264 BPH.264 MPH.264 HPMPEG-4 SPMPEG-4 ASP||ADPCM, (HE)-AAC|
|*.vro(ps)||VRO/VOB||MPEG2MPEG1||AC3, MPEG, LPCM|
|MPEG1 (Program Stream)MPEG2 (Program Stream)||AC3, MPEG, LPCM|
|others(ts)||MPEG2(Transport Stream)H.264 HP (Transport Stream)VC1 (Transport Stream)||AAC, HE-AAC, MP3, DD+|
MKV is a container format. It can be a variety of encoded video and more than 16 different formats of audio and subtitle streams in different languages package them into a Matroska Media files. MKV to accommodate the greatest feature is the many different types of encoded video, audio and subtitle streams. AVI like MKV, it can be a variety of encoded video and more than 20 different formats of audio and subtitle streams. So, your USB can’t read all MKV/AVI files.
How can we play all formats on TV through USB? Acrok TV format converter can help you. This Any Format to TV Converter is your best choice to convert Blu-ray, DVD, MKV, AVI, WMV, AVI, MP4, H.265/HEVC, FLV, etc., to your TV playable format via simple clicks. You can free download TV Video Converter or TV Video Converter for Mac. Below is the interface of the best video converter for TV.
Before we convert the video files, we need to know what video format is the best video format for your TV. The answer is MP4 (H.264 video, AAC audio). This code is the best code for all device, tablets, smartphones, TVs etc. So, you can convert your movies to 1080P H.264/AAC MP4 via our software.
Guide: How to convert video to TV best video format-MP4?
Step 1: Run TV format converter, load video into it.
Step 2: Click “Format”, choose “HDTV > HDTV 1080P Video (*.mp4)”. Then click “Settings” to set the video resolution as you like.
Tip: Want to get 3D movies for yur 3D TV? You need to click “Edit” icon then add 3D effect onto loaded videos.
Step 3: Click “Convert” button to start all formats to TV MP4 conversion.
Step 4: Transfer converted video files to USB memory stick or a digital device.
Step 5: Connect to USB port
Step 6: Play movies on your TV via USB port now.