Can’t Play MOV files on LG TV? A Quick Fix

A smart LG TV is a big entertainment in our daily life. Nowadays it is convenient to put movies on USB flash drive and play on a LG LED, LCD, 3D or Ultra HD 4K TV via USB port. If you have lots of QuickTime MOV files and a LG TV, chances are you want to watch the MOV files on LG TV. When you try to do this, you’ll find it’s very difficult to do the job. Well, can LG TV play QuickTime MOV files? Here is my answer. MOV is not one of the LG TV supported formats. Luckily, this problem is easy to solve – all you have to do is convert the MKV videos to LG TV compatible MP4 files using a third-party program. Once yo have, you can add them to your USB flash drive and use them like any other file LG TV supports.

There are many programs out there that allow us to transcode MOV files to LG TV friendly formats. If you are seeking for the best video output quality, fastest video conversion speed, and the most formats supported, Brorsoft Video Converter will be your best choice. It’s a professional yet easy-to-use app which can help us convert MKV to LG TV accepted MP4 videos without any quality loss. In addition, it not only supports MOV videos, but also handles various common video formats, like MXF. MTS, MKV, MP4, AVI, WMV .etc. What’s more, it offers kinds of preset profiles for media players including iPad, iPhone, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Nook HD, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Galaxy s4, etc to meet your different needs. If you’re using a Mac, simply turn to the Mac version, which has the same function with the Windows version. Here is how to do it.

Steps to convert QuickTime MOV to LG TV compatible format

Step 1: Start the MOV to LG TV converter and drag .mov files to the software interface to import the file. It support batch conversion.

Step 2: Set output video format as H.264 MP4 under Format > Common Video. In general, mp4 is a well-accepted file format for its ability to save memory storage and keep up the video quality. Here 3 H.264 presets “H.264 Baseline Profile Video(*.mp4)”, “H.264 Main Profile Video(*.mp4)”, “H.264 High Profile Video(*.mp4)” are supported.

Tip: Before start the MOV conversion for LG Smart TV, you can click the Settings icon and adjust the video bitrate, codec, frame rate, audio sample rate, etc parameters.

Step 3: Hit the Convert button; this video converter will start to convert .mov to mp4 for playback on LG TV through USB drive in no time.

After the conversion is over, connect the USB drive with computer and head to the destination folder where the converted files are stored, transfer the files to the USB drive then plug the drive in the LG TV. Enjoy.

2 Response(s)

  1. Kevin says :

    June 23, 2017

    Many thanks for your tutorial. I can now play all of my MOV on LG TV. Brorsoft works perfectly.

  2. TragicDonut says :

    July 22, 2017

    Great. It works. Brorsoft video converter is just the app I’m hunting for.


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