This article mainly shows how to transform WMV to Apple iPhone 5 smartphone
supported file format so that you can have the best full HD 1080p movie playback with iPhone5 at ease.
Before the conversion, let's learn about about iPhone 5 playable video and audio formats. The device can support H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, High Profile level 4.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats. It also plays MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats. And Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, are also comforatble.
If you’ve taken a galance on the main spec of the iPhone 5, it’s easy to find that its video format is limited as other Tablets like iPad. Thus, when you wanna watch movies formatted in WMV, MKV, VOB, TiVo, FLV, etc on iPhone 5 , first you need to do is to convert the videos to a playable format like MP4, 3GP, or AVI. Here I’d like to show you the guide on how to put and play WMV video on iPhone 5 as an example.
1.WMV videos stored
2.Windows XP/2003/Vista/Windows 7
3.Download and install Brorsoft Video Converter for iPhone 5
Step 1. After runing the vide convert tool, please clcik "Add File" icon to load 720p, 1080p WMV files to it. You can also simply drag and drop media files to the source pane to add.
Tip: The software supports batch converison so that you can add several files to convert at one time.
Step 2. Choose the best output format for iPhone 5 from Format > HD Video > H.264 Video(*.mp4).
PS: The software also has a iPhone built-in profile, you also can choose the best format from Format > iPhone.
Step 3. To get best video playback, please tick "Settings" to adjust profiles for video and audio.
1) If your source file is 1080p, keep the original video.
2) If want to play 720p movie, please set the vide size as 1280*720.
3) To enjoy full video display on iPhone 5, please set the the video size as 1136*640.
4) Please make sure the audio codec is aac, and set the stereo as the audio channel.
Step 4. Click "Convert" button to start converting videos to iPhone 5 on Mac OS X.
When the fast video to MP4 conversion ends, you can find the converted video file by clicking "Open" icon. Now you can smootyhly take the WMV movies to iPhone5 for best video playback.