Backup H.265 Videos to NAS for Playback on Windows 10/8.1/8/7

Diana Joan

Apr 21, 2015 04:47 am / Posted by Diana Joan

In order to save your local space and enjoy your videos whenever and wherever you want, stream your files to NAS is a good choice, but for the codec limitation of NAS, H.265 can't well supported by NAS. In this article, how to backup H.265 to NAS easily will be discussed.


Features of H.265/HEVC:

1. HEVC is said to double the data compression ratio compared to H.264/MPEV-4 AVC which still keep the good quality or even better. Thanks to that, half space can be cut compared to H.264.

2. Fully support 8K UHD and 4K, 2K.

3. It owns the ability to encode video at the lowest possible bit rate while maintaining a certain level of video quality.

Until now, we have already had a simple knowing about this new codec. Let's see how to upload H.265 videos to NAS.

How to backup H.265 videos to NAS ?

NAS is a powerful Network Attached Storage gear that acts as your personal could service, which will make the file streaming even more convenient. But it does have some limits to play H.265 via NAS on different platforms. Besides, the codec limitation will prevent you from uploading H.265 to NAS successfully.

Here do recommend you this powerful Pavtube Video Converter, which will convert H.265 to MP4, MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, etc. Multiple devices can also be supported. You can first convert H.265 to MP4 then backup to NAS easily.

Step 1. Install H.265 to NAS Converter on your PC

Free download this converter, then load your H.265 videos into this app by clicking "File">"Add Video/Audio". Thanks to the inner decoder and encoder, you can easily import H.265 videos. Highlight and double click clips can allow you to preview your video.



If you have batch files and want to combine them into one, you can select all files you want to merge, and then click "Merge into one file".

Step 2. Choose H.264 HD Video (*.mp4) for streaming H.265 to NAS

After loading successfully, go to the Format bar then choose "HD Video">"H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)". Any options encoded by H.264 under "HD Video" will output as H.264 High Profile, which will totally maintain the sharp quality of the original files.


Step 3. Adjust parameters of your H.265 videos if you need

Actually, the default settings of this "H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)" option is already the best choice. But for some users whose videos are 4K and want to maintain the 4K quality, clicking "Settings" to make the default Size (pix) to 3840*2160 will realize this goal. You can type this parameter after the Size (pix) box to replace the 1980*1080.


Step 4. Start to convert H.265 to H.264 for backup to NAS

After setting the file location, just hit this "Convert" button to start convert your conversion for backup H.265 videos to NAS.

Some users who don't have a clue about NAS or wonder how to backup files like H.265 to NAS can refer to this Starting Page.

How to burn H.265 to DVD for sharing and entertainment?

Besides of backup H.265 to NAS, some users like to make their very own DVD for sharing good moments with friends and families. Easy to operate and burning DVD in fast speed. Pavtube DVD Creator can save you from making H.265 to DVD troubles. Detailed workflow about how to burn Video_TS to DVD can be learned here.

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