Read a tutorial on how to convert and play MOV on Sony Bravia TV with the best quality.
Unfortunately, my Sony Bravia TV won’t accept MOV files when I stick a USB in the side of the TV. Does anyone have a piece of software AND a step by step of how to convert the files to something that my Bravia TV will accept? I have researched the web and tried to follow these instructions and finally get my problem solved. And now I can play MOV on Sony Bravia TV beautifully.
In order to play MOV, the apple QuickTime movie on Sony Bravia TV via USB drive, the MOV file needs to be converted to regular movie files that supported by Sony Bravia TV, among the candidates mp4 is a nice choice, the compressing method is able to keep the file size low and keep the video quality up.
The tutorial about how to convert MOV to mp4 for playback on Sony Bravia TV
1. Download Brorsoft Video Converter (Video Converter Mac), the software is coded around a codec pack that contains both QuickTime MOV and h.264 mp4. It can easily convert between MOV and other popular file formats such as MKV, WMV, mp4…
2. Launch this program, click the Add button or drag your MOV files directly onto the interface. Batch conversion is supported to ease your conversion and save time.
3. 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: There’s some setting works can be done here for presenting a better viewing experience on large HDTV screen, you can change the aspect ratio, resolution, frames. You can also trim off the unwanted part of the movie.
4. Now you’ve come to the last step, just hit Convert to start the MOV to Sony Bravia TV conversion.
Once it’s finished, you can now 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 Sony Bravia TV. It would be easy for you to play QuickTime MOV files on Sony Bravia TV with best video quality.