In order to play MOV, the apple QuickTime movie on Samsung TV via USB drive, the MOV file needs to be converted to regular movie files that supported by Samsung 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.
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As a movie lover that holds a collection of awesome MOV files, it's very likely that you want to share them with your family and friends via a bigger screen. However, most TVs (Samsung TV included) failed to give support to the MOV format.
The key to make it possible to transfer and play MOV files on Samsung TV is to convert the videos format to MP4 with H.264 codec by using a video converter. And here comes Brorsoft Video Converter . This Video Converter for Samsung TV is a powerful program that can easily convert all HD videos including MOV, MTS, MKV, AVI, MPG, VOB, 3GP, FLV, etc to Samsung TV supported format for playback with ease up to 1080p resolution. In other words, this software can perfectly used as a 1080P Video to Samsung TV Converter. In addition, it provides user-friendly interface and super-fast converting speed so as to save you trouble and time when process a video conversion. The equivalent Mac version is the Video Converter for mac, which can convert .mov and more videos to Samsung TV and other devices on Mac OS X (10.10 Yosemite included.)
Free download MOV to Samsung TV Converter:
(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5.8)
Encoding MOV files to MP4 for playback on Samsung TV
Note: Here we take video converter for Windowsas an example to see how to reformat MOV videos on windows 8 in a few clicks. The way on Mac OS X (10.10 Yosemite) is the same. Just make sure you've got the right version and all will be done effortlessly.
Step 1: Run the MOV to Samsung TV converter, and click the "Add" button to load videos. Or simply drop your MOV videos into this Samsung TV MOV converter.
Step 2: Click the dropdown list of “Format” and set a Samsung TV supported format. We recommend you to choose H.264 MP4 under Format > Common Video.
Step 3: If you like, you can click on Settings you could easily set bitrate, frame rate, codec, channels, sample rate, etc to adjust parameters that affect video quality and file size for the video you prefer. Keep in mind video bitrate higher results in bigger file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.
Step 4: Finally, after all necessary settings are done, click "Convert" to start converting MOV to Samsung TV H.264 MP4 video. After the conversion is finished, you can get the encoded files under "Open"panel; now you can stream MOV movies to Samsung TV without any issue.
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