Thursday, October 2, 2014

Best Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Video Formats

Are you new to Samsung Galaxy Note Edge? Here we list the supported video and audio formats for Galaxy Note Edge for you to better watch videos without limitation.

The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is one of the late-2014 flagships for the company, announced alongside the Galaxy Note 4 via simultaneous events in New York, Berlin and Beijing in September 2014. The first thing that is striking about the Galaxy Note Edge in terms of appearance is its sheer size. Given that the display is 5.6-inches, this will be a relatively bulky phablet, and the flexible display included in the device may take users a little while to become accustomed to.

Galaxy Note Edge

For video buffs, full HD 1080P video playback on this Quad HD screen display with 1,440 x 2,560 resolution would deserve their applause most. Then how to transfer all kinds of movies from computer to Galaxy Note Edge for watching at anytime and anywhere, you should know Galaxy Note Edge Video Formats at first. And this article will give the best supported formats for Galaxy Note Edge and perfect video codec and parameter setting that best suit your Galaxy Note Edge for limitless playback.

Part 1: Best Video Formats Supported by Galaxy Note Edge

Video formats: 3gp, flv, mkv,mp4, avi and wmv
Codecs: MPEG4, H.264, VC-1, DivX/XviD, H.263, Sorenson H.263.

Tip: If the vidoes you have are not in the list above, you have to convert them to a format that can play on Samsung Galaxy Note Edge beforehand with the help of a professional Galaxy Video Converter Ultimate.

Part 2: Video/Audio Formats and Encoding Parameter Recommendation for Galaxy Note Edge

Codec settings can be quite a difficulty way for non-pros. In this way, a great video converter software like Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate is necessary if you don't want to waste time to set the complicate parameter settings.

Galaxy Note Edge Format and Parameter Setting

Recommended video resolution

1280*720 px for HD video;
480*360 px for SD video;
Generally, 1080p gives you the best resolution.

Video frame rate

30 fps for HD video;
12 fps for SD video

Video bit rate 

5 mbps average. If it allows min/target/max, set it to 2mbps/5mpbs/8mbps.

Audio bit rate
192 kbps for HD video;
24 kbps for SD video

Part 3: How to Change Video Format into Galaxy Note Edge Supported format

Galaxy Note Edge only support limited video formats listed above, there are still some videos like MTS, M2TS, AVCHD, AVI, MOV, etc that Galaxy Note Edge cannot recognize. Fortunately, a better solution to remove the hassle to play these unreadable videos on Galaxy Note Edge is to convert the videos to Samsung Galaxy viewable ones with this professional program- Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate(Mac users: iMedia Converter for Mac

Step 1. Import media files & Discs.

Click the top left icon to import Blu-ray/DVD disc, folder, IFO or ISO files; click the second icon to add video files. Or you can drag and drop videos to it directly.

  Galaxy Note Edge Video Converter

Step 2. Choose format.

Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate has preinstalled the best settings for Galaxy Note Edge; so things are much simple.

Just click “Format” drop-down list and choose “Samsung > Samsung Galaxy Note 4(*.mp4)” accordingly.

  Galaxy Note Edge Video Format 

Step 3. Customize video specs (Optional).

Click “Settings” to free change video resolution, bitrate(quality), frame rate and other settings. Note that if you need to get videos in smaller size (especially when you own a 16GB model), you are suggested to turn down bitrate settings; the generated video size could also be found in this window.

Galaxy Note Edge Video Settings

For those who want to burn subtitles to it permanently, click “Edit” on top to enter video editor windows; switch to “Subtitles” tab and you can browse to load your *.srt/*.ass/*.ssa subtitles manually.

Step 4. Start Conversion.

You can hit the big red “Convert” to start converting Blu-ray/DVD/HD Video files to MP4 with best video settings for Galaxy Note Edge. After the conversion, click “Open output folder” in the conversion window, or “Open” in main interface to quick locate the converted video.

Just four steps, you can finish the video conversion and therefore put your video to Samsung Galaxy Note Edge for playing on the go.