Summary: Does LG TV have the ability of playing the XAVC S video recorded by Sony Alpha 7S II? I wanna say that nothing is impossible! Just follow the article and you will get the satisfaction solution here.
As a first for the a7 series, the α7S II can record Full HD at 120fps at 100Mbps5 in full frame format, which can be immediately reviewed on the camera screen and eventually edited into appealing 4x/5x slow motion footage in Full HD (24p/30p) resolution.
Though 4K Ultra HD provides new standard of high definition, and undoubtedly be the future of TV resolution. XAVC S, as the newest codec has not been accepted by LG TVs. Due to the HDTV best supported video formats, it is necessary for us to transcode the XAVC S videos for playback on 4K HD TV with widely common H.264 mp4 or the TV supported format according every brand.
To solve LG TV XAVC S playback issues, the best bet is to convert XAVC S to LG Smart TV more compatible video format. And from LG TV official website we know that LG TV best video format is H.264 codec MP4 format. To playing XAVC S files on LG TV, we’d better convert .XAVC S to the best compatible format for LG TV, so that you can avoid video playback issues. I’ve tried the solution; it really works. Here I will share a quick solution with you. Follow me.
Download Pavtube Video Converter for Mac, the software is a video transcoding tool, equipped with a codec pack that contains various codecs, including both XAVC S and mp4. The software is able to convert XAVC S, XAVC L, MXF, AVCHD, H.265 HEVC,MKV, AVI, MTS, WMV, MOV, MPG… any popular video files to a decent format you need. Plus, it offers kinds of preset profiles for media players including iPad, iPhone, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Nook HD, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Galaxy s4, etc to meet your different needs.
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How to Watching Sony Alpha 7S II Recorded Videos to LGTV?
Note: The Mac Version as example, Windows Version has the same Steps except the main interface logo.
Step 1. Import source video from Sony Alpha 7S II to this app by clicking the “Add video” button on the main UI. Or choose to add multiple videos from the same folder on your computer hard drive.
Step 2. Choose UHD TV playable “HD Video” > “H.264 HD Video” from “Format” bar drop-down selections.
Tips: You can also choose HDTV compatible video format from “TVS” extended selections, here you can select the specific TV optimized format according to your TV brand.
Step 3. Adjustments like video size, bitrate, frame rate, sample rate, and channels are available. The 5.1 channel allows you to enjoy sounds from different directions and turns your home to a grand concert.
Step 4. After you have properly set up all the output profile parameters, start the conversion process by hitting right-bottom convert button.
You can find the generated files by clicking “Open output folder” when the conversion is completed. Transfer them to an external USB hard drive and plug the drive into your LG TV, you will have no difficulty to watch Sony Alpha 7S II Recorded Videos on your large screen LGTV.
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