Q: I am having my first flights with my Phantom 4 – and can’t play DJI Phantom 4 MP4 with Windows Media Player, which is very frustrating. I get this message “Windows Media Player cannot play the file. The Player might not support the file type or might not support the codec that was used to compress the file.” Has anyone got any suggestions on how to fix this, please?
As you know, DJI Phantom 4 can record 4K videos in MP4 format. However, the H.264 MP4 files from Phantom 4 is not supported well by Windows Media Player due to the format limit. And if your computer is not relatively new or have enough RAM you may not be able to play those 4K files with your Windows Media Player. To solve all of the issues, the ultimate solution we’ve found is that convert and compress DJI Phantom 4 4K MP4 to Windows Media Player most compatible format in proper settings(1080p is the optimal choice.).
Brorsoft Video Converter is a helpful tool for you to convert DJI Phantom 4 MP4 video to WMV for Windows Media Player and compress DJI Phantom 4 4K video to 1080p effortlessly. Just with it, you can convert DJI Phantom 4 4K MP4 to Windows Media Player for playback beautifully.
Convert and Downscale DJI Phantom 4 4K MP4 to Windows Media Player
Step 1. Load 4K Videos
Launch the best 4K Video Converter; click “Add” and load your Phantom 4 4K files in .mp4. Or directly drag and drip your 4K source to the program.
Step 2. Choose output format
Click the Format menu, select Windows Media Player friendly format as your output video format. There, you can take WMV as your output video format.
Step 3. Set Video Resolution at 1080p
Click “Settings” button; you can adjust video and audio settings, including codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channel. To down-convert ultra HD 4K to 1080p, do remember adjusting video size to 1920*1080. That is the exact 108p.
Step 4. Start 4K conversion
Finally, hit “Convert” button to start downconverting DJI Phantom 4 4K MP4 to 1080p WMV for Windows Media Player. After conversion, you can open andp play DJI Phantom 4 MP4 video with Windows Media Player perfectly.