Play MPG/MPEG Files on Surface 3/Pro 3 without Issues

Cannot play your MPG/MPEG videos on surface 3 or surface pro 3? You lost your audio files when transferring MPG files to surface 3? This guide aims to solve all the issues to play our mpeg/mpg files so nicely on surface 3.


‘I got many MPG/MPEG videos and want to play them on Microsoft Surface Pro, tried many softwares to transfer the MPG/MPEG videos to Microsoft Surface Pro , but of low quality, is there any other software to solve this problem and help me out? Thanks in advance.’

Why MPEG/MPG won’t play on Surface 3/Pro 3?

The reason you cannot play MPG/MPEG video on Surface 3 is simple; the player built in Surface 3 cannot find a suitable decoder for the file. So you will meet kinds of errors when you playing them on Surface 3. With the surface tablet has own supported video formats, we would like to accomplish the MPG/MPEG conversion task using a professional MPEG/MPE to surface converter to work the job well.

How to convert MPG/MPEG to H.264 MP4 on Surface 3 so nicely?

Free download the professional Surface Converter—Pavtube Video Converter for Windows, which could be a nice transcoder to decode MPG-MPEG to H.264 MP4 for playback on surface 3. It can convert all kinds of video files to Surface supported video or audio formats like convert MKV to Surface, convert WMV to Surface, convert AVI, FLV, WTV, etc. The following is the detailed steps on the basis of Window platform to teach us how to play the MPG/MPEG files well.

Simple steps on converting MPG/MPEG videos to Surface 3 supported H.24 MP4:

Step 1. After you launch this app, you need to load your MPG/MPEG files. To do this, you can click “Add files” icon to import your source files, or click “File -> Add Video/Audio or Add from folder”.


Step 2. If you want to select the optimized preset for Surface 3, you can click the format icon in the “Output Format” pane, open the drop-down format list, and then go to ‘HD Video’>>’H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)’ as the best one.


Meanwhile, you may press “Settings” and change the audio/video parameters. The task info shows estimated sizes of each file. Generally the lower bitrate you use, the smaller the output video is, and the less space it takes. Just adjust all the audio and video parameters as you like.

Hit “Convert” to convert MPG/MPEG files to Microsoft Surface 3. When the conversion is over, an “Open” option will be available. You can directly hit it to find the output files. And then, you can transfer files to surface 3. With this easy to use converting program, are you still worrying about the troubles of importing MPG/MPEG files to Surface 3? Let’s have a try!

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