You can see AVI on Samsung supported video and audio format list but you still can’t play your AVI files on your Samsung TV? And most strangely is that from time to time, your certain AVI files could be played on Samsung Smart TV and you don’t know why. Is there difference between Samsung TV playable AVI and Samsung TV unsupported AVI files? Are you trapped into this problem? If so, read the article to get the analysis and solution to play AVI files on your Samsung TV.
What is AVI and What are Samsung TV supported AVI files?
AVI (Audio Video Interleave) – AVI is a multimedia file format that was developed by Microsoft and released in 1992. AVI files contain both video and audio information that can be played back simultaneously. AVI files can be encoded through many different encoders.
Some Samsung TVs have the ability to playback AVI files that are encoded with supported codecs.
Best AVI to Samsung TV Converter to convert unsupported AVI to Samsung TV
From the above chart, you can see that not all AVI files can be played by Samsung smart TV. So if your AVI files can’t be supported by your Samsung TV, the reason must be the codes encoded your AVI files are not supported by Samsung TV. In this case, if you want to stream these unsupported AVI files to Samsung TV, you can choose to re-encode these unsupported AVI files to Samsung TV with video converter.
Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate will be your best assistant to convert any AVI to Samsung TV supported H.264, DivX, XviD AVI, keeping high video quality. It is easy to use that you only need to import your AVI files by dragging and choose your desired format and click start conversion button. Simple three steps, then get Samsung TV supported AVI files. You can adjust your AVI files to 2160p or 1080p AVI to adapt to your Samsung LED TV, 4K SUHD TV display. You also can adjust display aspect ratio and deinterlacing video to get better AVI playback on Samsung HD TV.
Besides converting AVI to Samsung TV, you also can convert H.265, MKV, WMV, MP4, MOV, FLV, Blu-ray, DVD, VOB, ISO, etc to Samsung supported MP4, MKV, AVI, etc or Samsung optimized preset offered by Pavtube Software.
For Mac users, please turn to the equivalent Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac which can help you convert AVI and any unsupported video to Samsung TV on Mac OS X (El Capitan included)
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– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-video-converter-ultimate/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-Video-Converter-Ultimate/3000-2194_4-75938564.html
Simple Steps to Convert Unsupported AVI to Samsung TV playable video
Step 1: Load AVI files to the AVI to Samsung TV converter
Launch this program, click the Add Files button or drag your AVI files directly onto the interface. (Tips: Batch conversion is supported to ease your conversion and save time). After importing the AVI files, you can select desired subtitle and audio track, re-arrange the imported files and also click Merge all videos into one file if necessary.
Step 2: Select an Suitable format for Samsung TV
Click the “Format” to choose your desired format. Here, you’ll find tons of videos, audios and other preset formats available. You can choose DivX AVI in “Common Video” which can be supported by Samsung TV. Or you can click “TVS” profile and choose “Samsung TV(*.mp4)” preset of Samsung TV.
Tip: If you choose AVI format not the preset, you can open “Settings” window to check the AVI video’s parameters and adjust the codec, resolution, bitrate, frame rate to Samsung most compatible one according to the chart above.
Step 3: Start AVI to Samsung TV conversion
Now you’ve come to the last step, just hit Convert to kick off the AVI to Samsung TV conversion. Once it’s converted, you can now transfer the files to your hard drive and play it back on your LCD via a HDMI or USB cable.
How to Play AVI Files on Samsung TV?
Here shows readers 3 methods below to stream your AVI files from PC to Samsung TV. After your PC and Samsung TV have connected, please turn on your computer and use a remote to do the correct settings. Then please turn on your computer. The display from your computer should be automatically displayed on the television screen. Then you can watch your video on TV now.
Method 1: AVI to Samsung TV via audio-visual (AV) cables
There are 4 different types of cable connection; the HDMI, DVI, VGA and S-Video. Usually there are outputs on your computer and inputs on your Samsung TV. You have to check the ports on both of your computer and TV before attaching or hooking up your PC to the Samsung TV with the cables. For the detailed information, please click here.
Method 2: Play AVI Files Wireless
Apart from attaching the cables, you can also try the wireless connection. You can try the Wi-Fi to connect your PC to the Samsung TV without the cables. In this case, you may need a wireless PC to TV conversion box. It supplies Wi-Fi connection to any computer at home. This box will transmit contents from the Internet to your PC. You can purchase a Wireless PC to Samsung TV conversion box online. For the detailed information, please click here.
Method 3: Display AVI via a USB on Samsung TV
You may find a USB port at the back of your Samsung TV. Just stick the USB into it, and then you can play USB AVI on TV. For the detailed information, please click here.
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