Play Wedding videos on Smart TV (Sony/Samsung/LG/Panasonic) Smoothly

Diana Joan

May 31, 2017 07:38 am / Posted by Diana Joan

You cannot be in the wedding as the bride/bridegroom and shoot it at the same time. You need a wedding videographer to capture these moments and watch this wedding video on your TV after your honeymoon. You might need to convert your wedding video before you watch it on your TV (Sony/Samsung/LG/Panasonic/Sharp/Philips/Vizio and more) cause that the professional video perhaps has an unfriendly format to your TV.

The wedding video format is determined by the camcorder/camera you use. Popular camcorder/camera devices used to shoot wedding video have GoPro Hero5 Black, Sony Action Cam FDR-X1000V, Panasonic HC-V770 HD Camcorder, Canon VIXIA HF R82 and more. A more modern way to shoot wedding videos is to use a drone such as DJI Phantom 4, DJI Mavic Pro, YUNEEC Typhoon, etc. The different device you use, the different wedding video format you can get, therefore, you possibly get AVCHD wedding video, XVAC wedding video, MXF wedding video, MP4 wedding video, MOV wedding video, H.265/HEVC codec wedding video, MTS wedding video, Raw wedding video, etc. Not all these wedding videos can be played on your Sony/Samsung/LG/Panasonic/Sharp/Philips/Vizio TV unless you transcode your wedding video to TV supported video format.

Getting Started to Convert Wedding Video for Smart TV Playback

When you goolge the solution, many video converter software will come up. Among these video converting programs, Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate is recommended here strongly. It is a complete and straightforward video encoding application. With a wide array of built-in conversion profiles, it manages to get your various format wedding videos ready for any TV such as Sony TV, Samsung TV, Panasonic TV, Vizio TV, LG TV, Philips TV, Sharp TV, etc. It can transcode XAVC, AVCHD, MTS, TS, MP4, MOV, MXF wedding video to MP4, MPEG2, MPEG-TS, AVI, WMV, etc for any TV. You can adjust the video resolution and bitrate to get the output video more compatible your TV display.

You can compress your 4K wedding video to 1080p for HD TV or upscale 1080p wedding video to 4K for 4K display. You also can remove or mute the sound in your wedding video or replace the audio in your wedding videos. External subtitles also can be added into your wedding videos. You can download and install it from below:

The installation process is stress and effort free. Upon launching it, you are presented with a colorful and user-friendly GUI. Wedding video files can be imported into the list by using either the file browser or "drag and drop" method. Batch processing is allowed, too.

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Choose TV Supported Video Format

Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate offers hundreds of video and audio format. To convert your wedding video to your TV accepted one, you should know what video and audio your TV support. In addition, when you play wedding videos on TV via SD Card/USB/External Hard Disc or watch wedding video on TV through Plex, NAS, Amazon Fire TV, WD TV, Apple TV, the format requirement maybe different. For example, when MP4 and AVI video is supported to watch on some TVs via USB, some old TVs only support MPEG-TS streaming. So, check your TV user manual or tech specs before choose the output format.

What's more, if your wedding video is shot by DJI Phantom, Mavic, Yuneec with 4K resolution, you can keep the 2160p with your wedding video when choosing H.264 MP4, H.265 MP4 and H.265 MKV format. For 4K TV users, it is good. Of course, for smooth playback, 1080p MP4 is supported here. You also can choose TV preset in "TVS" catelog.

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Simple Edit Your Wedding Video Before Export

You can freely change the video size, bitrate, frame rate, codec, etc in "Settings". You also can merge your multiple wedding video clips into a single one file by checking "Merge Into One File" on the interface. Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate also combines many video editing software. In “Video Editor” there are seven edit tabs: Trim, Crop, Text Watermark, Image/Video Watermark, Effect, Audio Editor and Subtitle.  The "Trim" feature allows users to decide where to start and where to end when converting the wedding recordings clip, so that unwanted segments will be cut out after conversion. The "Crop" facility enables users to get rid of the black edges and unwanted area of the wedding videos.

 In subtitle tab, you can add *.srt or *.ass/*.ssa subtitle-files to the Screenflow recording video as hard subtitles. Video aspect ratio is also supproted to change. Of course, you also can convert wedding video with original aspect ratio.

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After all the settings and editing, you can go back to the main interface to start to convert wedding video to TV by clicking "Convert". You can find conversion information on the window, such as Time elapsed, Time left, Generated size, and Estimated size. Ticking off Shut down computer after conversion option, you can leave the program running and do other things instead of waiting around for the conversion. After the conversion, you can click Open output folder to popup output directory with the converted wedding video files. 

Play Wedding Videos on LG/Sony/Samsung/Panasonic/Vizio TV

You can transfer the converted wedding video to USB and then insert the USB to the port behind your TV to watch the wedding video files. You also can put the wedding video to plex library folder to stream the wedding video on TV via Plex. Putting wedding video to NAS to watch on TV through Wi-Fi.


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