How to Play QuickTime MOV Files on TV (Samsung/Sony/LG/Philips TV)?

Trying to play QuickTime Movie (.mov) files on your Samsung smart TV, LG, Sony, even Philips Smart TV? But that it isn’t able to play QuickTime MOV files based on large amounts of data, such as:

“When I start playing my QuickTime Movie files, I get a message that the plugin is missing. It makes me crazy. Can I play QuickTime Movie (.mov) on my LG smart TV? Why and how to watch QuickTime mov files on my TV? May I play QuickTime Movie (.mov) on HDTV via USB?”

“I have a 55″ Samsung 3D LED TV. We have content from a 3D company to use to demonstrate the technology. This content is in a MOV file. The Samsung TV failed to play MOV files, who can help me?”

“The Sony TV will not play the Quicktime .mov videos in iPhone 6 or 5S and I am trying to find a quicktime video converter that can convert the iPhone Quicktime mov video files into something that will play on the TV while keeping as much quality as reasonably possible. Is there a reliable QuickTime MOV converter?”

Play QuickTime MOV Files on TV

Actually, MOV represents Apple QuickTime movie which is a compressed multimedia format and very popular in Apple products like QuickTime, iPhone, iPad. However, this popular Apple video format MOV is not so compatible with Samsung product like Samsung TV. Fortunately, there is a smarter way to get rid of the incompatibility issues quickly. Simply convert them to whatever format that you need, be it an WMV, MKV, MP4 or MPEG-2 file.


In order to perform this conversion task, we are you’ll need the Pavtube Video Converter for Mac to help with QuickTime MOV to MP4 conversion with just few clicks. Besides MOV, it can also convert other popular video formats like AVI, MP4, WMV, MKV, MPEG, FLV, 3GP, ASF, etc. to your TV. No technical knowledge is required! What kinds of questions it can solve well?

Step-by-step Guidance on How to Play QuickTime MOV on TVs

Step 1. Add QuickTime Movie (.mov)

Install and run MOV to TV Video Converter on your computer. Add QuickTime Movie to TV Video Converter by clicking “Add Videos”. You can directly drag and drop the videos to the converter. This Smart TV Video Converter supports batch conversion, so you can add several files at one time.

QuickTime mov to TV converter

Step 2: Set Output video format

Click the drop-down button on the right side of the “Format” to select suitable formats from “TVs” Category.


Step 3: Functional “Settings” if you need.

For playing 1080p QuickTime Movie on your TV, you need to click “Settings” to adjust video/audio codec name, video resolution and audio channel in the following window.

best Video Settings for TV

With all the preparation work done? Let’s go back to the main interface to hit the “Convert” icon to end it and get the conversion started! Easy operation and faster conversion speed, these two are the most outstanding points of this MOV video converter.

No more troubles when enjoying your QuickTime MOV movies on TVs (Samsung/Sony/LG/Philips TV included). Have a try?

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