You can play movies and TV on your Motorola smartphone or tablet. Many videos, such as 3GP, MP4, can be played on Motorola devices. If you have some video files that can’t be played on Motorola phones, you can use a video converter to convert the source video files to Motorola compatible format. Not only videos, but also DVD movies can be ripped into Motorola video types.
How to Convert DVDs & Videos to Motorola?
Firstly download the video converter on to your PC or Mac below. This is the ultimate video converter for all kinds of Motorola smartphones, such as Moto X, Moto E, Moto G, etc. It can convert almost all popular video and audio formats such as AVI, MPEG, WMV, MOV, VOB, 3GP, FLV, RM, RMVB, DivX, ASF for your Motorola devices.
Run the video converter you will get a screen as following.
From the top of the video conversion software, you can find four tabs: Convert, Burn, Download and Media Server. It is quite self-explatory, the video convert can not only convert videos, but also burn videos to DVDs, download online videos, stream your videos to different players or devices. By default the Convert tab opens when you run the video converter. To convert any videos, you can follow these steps: 1) add source video; 2) choose output format; 3) convert source video to output format.
Step 1. Add Videos or DVD
Click Add Files or Load DVD from the top left corner of the video converter software. You will then be able to browse through your media library on PC or Mac and load the source video clips that you like to convert to your target video format, audio format, device or player. You can also load DVDs from DVD-ROM, DVD Folder, ISO, IFO files.
Step 2. Choose Video format for Motorola
As we have mentioned above, Motorola smartphones or tablets can play different videos and audios, such as 3GP videos, MP4 videos. You can go to the Format tab, click Video, then select MP4 Video from the video format list. See below screenshot.
Normally you do not need to alter video resolution unless the source video is too big. If you like to customize video resolution, the video converter can also help you with it. Go back to the first screenshot above, right above the Convert button from the bottom right corner, you will find a Settings option, you can click on it to enter into the video settings page where you can change many video settings and parameters, such as encoder, resolution, frame rate, bit rate, etc. For best visual effect, videos for Moto X, Droid RAZRA HD, XOOM can be changed to 1280*720p, videos for Droid RAZRA, Droid BIONIC, Droid, Atrix 4G can be customized to 960*540P.
Another way to choose output video format is to choose by Device other than Format. The video converter has built-in many video profiles optimized for various devices and players, such as Motorola, HTC, BlackBerry, TVs, Samsung, LG, Nokia, Sony, Apple (iPhone, iPad, iTouch, Apple TV), etc. See also how to convert videos to HTC, convert videos to PS4.
If you want to convert videos to XOOM, convert videos to RAZR, convert videos to Droid, Droid X, Droid 2, simply pick up the Motorola device model from the device list. Then the optimized video profile for the selected device model will be applied automatically. For example, videos for XOOM will be converted to MP4 files with H.264 codec, 1280*720P resolution; output videos for Droid will be saved as mp4 files with H.264 codec, in 960*540p resolution. The generated videos targeted at one Motorola model can also be played on other models as well. Let say you converted video to Droid, you will be able to play it on Droid X, Droid 2, Moto G, Moto E, Moto X and many more. So you do not need to worry about the video compatibility issue among different Motorola devices and models.
Step 3. Convert Videos & DVDs to Moto E, Moto G, Moto X, Droid and more
Finally hit the Convert button to get your source videos converted into the target video format selected. Generated videos will be saved in to the Output folder of the video converter. You can then transfer the output video to your Motorola device for playback. This video converter is powerful enough to convert almost all kinds of video types and formats, such as AVI, MP4, MPG, MPEG, VOB, MOV, FLV, MKV, WMV, TIVO, NUT, H.264, DRM MP4, RM, RMVB, NSV, MTS/M2TS/TS/TP/TRP(AVCHD, H.264, VC-1, MPEG-2 HD), MOD, TOD, DV, ASF, 3GP, 3G2, WTV, OGV, MXF, VRO, and many more.
Extra Video Tips for Motorola Users
It is recommended to keep a copy of your videos and photos out of your Motorola device. You can save a copy on your computer, external hard drives or a cloud hosting service. You can use an Android phone transfer tool for the move. In case you lost video on your cell phone you can restore them back from the backups. If no previous backup made in advance, you can still retrieve them with a recovery software, see how to recover lost videos and other files on Motorola phones.