Apple TV 3 is a tiny entertainment powerhouse that plays the content you love from iTunes, Netflix, YouTube, and your favorite sports leagues on your widescreen TV. You can enjoy almost everything on your widescreen TV via Apple TV 3 so long as the files are supported by Apple TV. Some people may ask how to convert videos not in Apple TV supported formats to Apple TV 3. We need the help of a video to Apple TV 3 converter, which can efficiently convert any video to Apple TV 3 supported formats and enjoy on widescreen TV via Apple TV 3 freely.
Apple TV supported video formats:
H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, High or Main Profile level 4.0 or lower, Baseline profile level 3.0 or lower with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format
Guide: How to convert video to Apple TV 3
Step1. Import videos
Run Apple TV 3 converter. Click the “Add Video” button to load video files to it. You can double click on each file to have a preview if it is necessary. In addition, supposing that you have the need to combine several videos for new Apple TV 3, the “Merge into one file” option can do you a favor.
Step2. Select output format
Click on the dropdown menu of “Profile” and then choose “HD Video” >”HD H.264 MPEG-4 AVC Video (*.mp4)” which is suitable for the new Apple TV 3. You can also choose “Apple TV” dropdown list.
Step3. Edit (Optional)
Edit function is offered for bettering video effect. Click “Edit’” button to enter Edit panel. Video Trimming, Cropping, Effecting and Watermarking can be realized by the built-in editor.
Step4. Convert video to Apple TV 3
Revisit the home interface and click “Convert” button to start to convert video to Apple TV 3. After the short conversion, you can easy to transfer videos to new Apple TV 3 through iTunes for ultimate enjoyment.