Showing posts from June, 2015

Put AVI/WMV files to Kindle Fire HDX for playback

Summary: Kindle Fire HDX won’t play AVI, WMV files? Fortunately, there is an easy way to fix the issues. Just read on learn how to transfer and view AVI/WMV on Kindle Fire HDX with ease.

Some of you may get a Kindle Fire HDX for purely video playback. While, due to the format limit, there are always some playback issues. Anyway, if you are looking for a cost-effective way to watch AVI/WMV on Kindle Fire HDX easily, you are in the right place. This article will outline simple and fast ways to get Kindle Fire HDX play AVI/WMV files smoothly.

One solution to solve the playback issue on Kindle Fire HDX is to install a video player for the tablet. Whereas, most guys found even have the video player app installed, the video playback is still stuttering or lagging. The second way is to use a third-party video converter to transcode AVI/WMV to MP4 container for playback on Kindle Fire HDX. Personally I think it’s a better workaround.

The best program I can recommend for converting AVI/WMV to …

SJ4000 and FCP - Prep SJCAM SJ4000 h.264 MOV Footage For Editing In Final Cut Pro 7, FCP X

With this guide, you can smoothly import and edit SJCAM SJ4000 h.264 .mov footage in Final Cut Pro X/7/6 by converting SJ400 FULL HD footages to ProRes MOV.

At first glance, the SJCAM SJ4000 Action camera resembles the look and feel similar to a GoPro camera. Many available action cameras on the market have taken a cue in design and form from GoPro cameras and this camera is no different.

The body design of the SJ4000 is comparable to the popular rectangle box shape with its physical dimensions being about 30x59x41 mm, or about 1x2x1.6 in. It is a CMOS camera that has a field of view of 170° and can record .MOV H.264 video at 1920x1080P(30fps), 1280x720P(60fps), 848×640(60fps),and 648×480 (60fps). I’m really liking that it can record to 1080P. I have some action cameras that can only record to 720, so having the higher recording resolution is definitely a big plus.

With the wonderful SJCAM SJ4000, you may have got a batch of videos in hand, and what you desire to do next is to edit t…

Easiest Way to Convert AVI files to QuickTime MOV on Mac

Summary: This article shows you an easy way to convert AVI to QuickTime MOV on Mac, so that you can play AVI in QuickTime player and even edit with iMovie, Final Cut Pro.

If you have a ton of AVI files on your Mac hard drive no matter captured from your camera or downloaded from the internet, you might want to play and edit your AVI clips on Mac OS X. But the problem is, based on my own experience, it is not easy to work AVI files on Mac. The typical issue is that QuickTime only natively plays AVI files encoded with Motion JPEG; QuickTime won't play AVI videos encoded with DivX, XviD or other video codecs. To solve the problem, an easy workaround is to convert AVI to QuickTime .MOV on Mac. Read on to get a brief how to.

To get all AVI files play in QuickTime[/b], the best way is to encode AVI to QuickTime playable video format with third-party software. I’ve found the best and easiest solution along with the help from Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac. The program is a professional…

Apple ProRes codecs to MP4-Transfer ProRes to MP4 for Mac OS X (Yosmite)

The Apple ProRes format comes in five versions: Apple ProRes 4444, Apple ProRes 422 (HQ), Apple ProRes 422, Apple ProRes 422 (LT), and Apple ProRes 422 (Proxy). The following pages shows how to encode ProRes to MP4 without losing quality on Mac OS X(Yosemite).

Apple ProRes codecs provide an unparalleled combination of multistream, real-time editing performance, impressive image quality, and reduced storage rates. Apple ProRes codecs take full advantage of multicore processing and feature fast, reduced-resolution decoding modes. If you have some Apple ProRes files that you cannot play on your Windows-based computer or in a video player app because they are in non-compatible formats, then you will need to convert these ProRes files to MP4 format.

To convert from ProRes files to a format you want, a conversion program is a must. Here Brorsoft ProRes Video Converter is highly recommended to help you convert from Apple ProRes format to MP4 or others like MOV, AVI, MKV, FLV, etc with fast s…

Encode/Convert VOB/MKV/AVI to play on Android Tablets/Smart Phones

Follow this tutorial to rip and convert MKV, AVI, VOB movies to Android phone or tablet compatible video/audio formats with ease.

Android phones and tablets, such as Samsung Galaxy Tab, Motorola Xoom, HTC Flyer, Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy S5/S6/S6 Edge, etc. are the market hot spots. They are all perfect for watching videos on the go. However, when you try to put and view AVI, MKV, VOB files on Android Devices, you may find that all your efforts appeared unavailing. This is because Android Tablets and Phones do not support the video or audio codecs used by AVI, MKV or VOB. To get the work done, one effective method is to convert VOB/MKV/AVI to Android most compatible video format like MP4.

It can be done effortlessly along with some help from a prefessional Video to Android Conversion tool.Brorsoft Video Converter is such a program.

This video converter offers optimized presets for almost all Galaxy Tab models. You can successfully encode all AVI, MKV, VOB files to Android Tablet/Phone wit…

Embed Subs into .AVI - How to Add Subtitles to AVI in Mac/Win (Windows 10 included)

This tutorial will show you how to add subtitles to AVI video with Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate. By using this subtitle to video converter, you can add subtitles to AVI video for either merging into a video file to play on computer, device and YouTube, or for burning to DVD to enjoy on TV.

Subtitles are the printed translation of the dialogue of a foreign video or film. Most of the time, they are displayed on the bottom part of the screen to provide unobtrusive watching. SRT is the file format often associated with subtitles. If you want to add subtitles to your family movie that you made, specifically AVI formats but you don’t know the basics of doing it, grabbing a PC program meant for adding subs will indeed help you. Read below.

The following pages introduce a step by step guide on how to add subtitles to AVI such as add SRT to AVI, add ASS to AVI, add SSA to AVI, add SUB to AVI, and add IDX to AVI.

First download and install Brorsoft Video Converter

Besides converting between …

PA HC-X920 to FCP 7/X-Edit/Convert Panasonic HC-X920 1080/50p AVCHD to FCP 7/X on Mac OS X

The best way here to edit Panasonic HC-X920 AVCHD files in FCP 7/X smoothly is to find a third party program to transcode Panasonic HC-X920 MTS to Apple ProRes, the most compatible video codec for Final Cut Pro editing on Mac OS X.

We were impressed by how well the X920 handled our complex low light studio test - click through for 1080p version. The HC-X920 provides excellent reproduction of complex textures such as fur, although the detail of some fur-like textures did become a little fuzzy and pixellated when placed under a quickly changing light source. Colour reproduction is similarly excellent and there was very little noise, except in the darkest of environments. Certainly, colour reproduction was much improved over the HC-X900 on indoor footage, with furniture and clothing looking less saturated and gaudy.

The X920, like its predecessor, can shoot in Full HD at 50fps progressive (1080p50) with a variable bit-rate of up to 28Mbits. We didn't see any compression problems using…

Blu-ray/DVD to USB Flash Drive-Convert/Rip Blu-ray/DVD to H.264 MP4 for USB Flash Drive

This is one of the methods that can help you to backup or copy Blu-ray or DVD movies to store in a USB Flash Drive for convenient on your journey. And only 3 steps to finish it quickly and easily.

USB flash drives also are called pen drives, key drives or simply USB drives. A USB flash drive is a convenient portable storage device that enables you to transfer all your data from one computer to another very easily. You can plug them into any computer that has a USB port. In this way, all your important files and data can be with you all the time.

For those DVD or Blu-ray movie collectors, copying or moviing their Blu-ray/DVD movies to a USB flash drive is an excellent idea. However, it comes with a challenge; How do you transfer those BD/DVD collections to the USB flash drive?

To complete the conversion task, you're going to need Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper, which allows you to copy a Blu-ray or DVD to your USB Flash drive with two or three clicks. It can help you rip Blu-ray, DVD m…

AVI to ProRes on Mac OS X- Rewrap/Convert AVI files to ProRes for Final Cut Pro 6/7/X editing

You want to enhance the shot digital cameras AVI videos or AVI videos downloaded from Internet with Final Cut Pro, but only find the files are not selectable? If so, first thing you need to do is to convert AVI to Apple ProRes, the FCP most compatible video format. Here is how.

AVI is compressed video formats which contains both audio and video data in a file container that allows synchronous audio-with-video playback. While, AVI is known to be the most unfriendly video format across Apple Mac system. You may always fail to import AVI to Final Cut Pro or other popular editing programs on Mac OS X.

Final Cut Pro X is built from ground up for pro video editors, and it now import and edit AVCHD, H.264, AVC-Intra, DVCPRO HD, but FCP X can't import AVI videos, which is really a pain. On many cases, people need to play and edit .avi files in FCP X on Mac including Mavericks and Yosemite. To make the process smooth, you need to convert AVI to Final Cut Pro X native ProRes format.


Panasonic V720/V520 to Mac Editing-Take Panasonic HC-V720/HC-V520 AVCHD to Mac for playing (Yosemite)

We’ll give you step-by-step instructions for how to import Panasonic V720/V520 MTS to QT/FCP/iMovie/FCE for editing on Mac OS X (10.10 Yosemite included).

The HC-V720 (specs) is a little lower in the lineup, but offers similar functionality with a new 50x optical zoom lens, optical image stabilization, built-in WiFi, 20.4-megapixel still picture capture, and a 3-inch touchscreen LCD. The V720 also allows for plug and copy HDD recording and uses near-field communication for easy control utilizing a smartphone.

The V520 features a 50x optical zoom lens, built-in WiFi, 5-axis optical image stabilization, near-field communication for smartphone integration, and the Level Shot functionality. The V520’s sensor is slightly different, however, offering just 10-megapixel still image capture.

Are you planning to get one? But some users are afraid of that Mac softwares, including iMovie, FCP and FCE, can't work well with V720 and V520 recorded HD videos. For example "I’m considering Pan…