Add not supported video files to Apple iPhone 6 plus/6/5S/5/5C/4S
How to play unsupported movies to iPhone 6/6+/5/5C/5S/4/4S/3GS/3
Tried to add movies, songs, music media files to iTunes and iPhones, but file format is not supported? Videos/audio files are not playable on iPhone 6 plus/6/5/5C/5S/4/4S/3GS/3? How to add and play unsupported video files on iPhones? iPhone video converter freesoftware online can convert and transfer AVI/MP4/MKV/WMV/DIVX/FLV video files or music media mp3 wav wma to iPhone?
You can download video converter freeware to convert videos and audios to iPhone supported formats. Download iPhone video converter software for free from:
iPhone video converter pro works on Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista/XP/10 computers and you can import converted videos to all iPhones, iPod, iPad, and other media player including mp4 mp3 player, android phones such as samsung galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S5, S5 mini, S4, HTC One, HTC Touch, Samsung galaxy Note 4, Note 3, LG Optimus G Pro, Sony Xperia, Motorola Droid, Huawei, ZTE, Android tablets, Windows phones such as Nokia Lumia, etc. The video converter tool can convert video not only for iphones, but also convert video between different video formats including MP4, AVI, MP3, MOV, MPEG, FLV, WMV, 3GP, SWF and more.
Easy steps to convert videos to iPhone supported formats
Step 1: Import videos to iPhone video converter software
In iPhone video converter software, press "Add files" on top tool bar, or simply drag and drop to import movies, TV series, or downloaded videos or audio media into the video converter program. Then set up "Output folder" at the bottom of the program main window, make sure there are enough free space at your designated path.
Step 2: Select iPhone format as output profile
After adding media files, go to the output format box. There are many built-in profiles for popular devices. Select iPhone as output format.
Step 3. Convert video to iPhone supported formats
Click to select the video or audio files to be converted, and click "Convert" button to start converting. You will see the converting progress dialog.
Step 4: Import converted media to iPhone
After the converting is completed. You can add the output media to iTunes and sync them to iPhone and enjoy the video or music.
Download iPhone video converter tool to convert media files so that you can watch or listen them on iPhone.
I. Supported iPhone Video Files
iPhone Supported Video Formast: MOV, MP4, M4V
iPhone Unsupported Video Formats: AVI, FLV, MPG, MPEG, WMV, 3GP, VOB, MTS, MKV, 3G2, 3GPP, TS, TP, TRP, M2TS, DV, MOD, ASF, DAT, F4V, RM, RMVB, Divx, OGV, VRO, MXF.
iPhone Supported Video Encoders: H.264, MPEG-4
iPhone Supported Technical Specifications
H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1
Audio: AAC-LC up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo
MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile
Audio: AAC-LC up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo
The input video files supported for playback on your different iPhones such as iPhone 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, and 4 are as listed below:
M4V, MP4 and MOV containers with H.264 video codec and AAC audio codec,
M4V, MP4 and MOV containers with MPEG-4 video codec and AAC audio codec,
AVI containers with the M-JPEG video codec and PCM audio codec,
AVI containers with the M-JPEG video codec and ulaw audio codec.
II. Best Video Setting for Different Models of iPhone 6 plus, 6, 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, and 4
The MP4 container with the H.264 video codec and AAC codec is the best video setting. Please find more details to the other settings as follow:
If your video isn't iPhone supported or you're unsure of the best video setting for your iPhone (6/6+/5S/5/4S/4 included), you can use a video converter to solve your problem. With the video converter below, you can simply select the preset output format for your device without having to adjust the video's setting manually.
Playing Videos on iPhone (include 6+/6/5s/5c/5) FAQ
1. Why can't I watch movies (MP4, AVI, MKV, MOV, M4V, FLV, MPG, etc.) on iPhone
iPhone supports video in MP4, MOV, M4V formats in H.264, or MPEG-4 codec. If your movie is in iPhone supported format, it may still not be played by iPhone. The iPhone technical specifications also need to be considered. You can use an iPhone video converter with the output presets to easily convert video to iPhone (iPhone 6/6 plus/5s/5c/5 Included) on Mac and Windows.
2. Why can't I watch video with web browser (Safari, Chrome, or Firefox) on my iPad
Most videos embedded in web are flash videos. iPhone doesn't support playing flash video. But you can use some Flash Player Browsers to watch flash videos, such as Puffin browser, Photon Flash player, or Skyfire web browser.
3. Can't play YouTube video at 360p or 480p
iPhone supports playing videos at 720p. You can set the preferred video quality to 720p under the video playback settings.