Thursday, June 25, 2015

VOB to PS4 - Play DVD VOB to PS4 on Windows/Mac

Play Station 4 is not only a video game console, it can also act as a powerful home media center to stream photos, music and videos to HD TV for playing ans sharing. It is a wonderful idea to watch video on Sony PS4 from USB Drive. If you collected lots of DVD Movies or VOB files and still have the “VOB to PS4 playback issues”? You can read this article will share the way to play VOB movies on Sony PS4, if you have got videos in other formats, the way also works perfect. 
  
Read the Software review>> Pavtube ByteCopy vs AnyDVD | ByteCopy & MakeMKV | Best Video Converter Ultimate Reviews...

Part 1: Play Station 4 Now Supports Video/Audio Files
  
The Media Player works with both your home server and when plugging a USB stick with media into one of the available ports on the PS4. Your home server will appear as a media option in the player automatically and finding your media is simple and quick. You may also simply enjoy music as background music on your PS4! Of course, we know what you really want to see PS4 supported video and audio file formats and codec details.

Video 

MKV
  • Visual: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High Profile Level4.2
  • Audio: MP3, AAC LC, AC-3(Dolby Digital)
AVI
  • Visual: MPEG4 ASP, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High Profile Level4.2
  • Audio: MP3, AAC LC, AC-3(Dolby Digital)
MP4
  • Visual: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High Profile Level4.2
  • Audio: AAC LC, AC-3(Dolby Digital)
MPEG-2 TS
  • Visual: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High Profile Level4.2, MPEG2 Visual
  • Audio: MP2(MPEG2 Audio Layer 2), AAC LC, AC-3(Dolby Digital)
  • AVCHD: (.m2ts, .mts)
Photo
  • JPEG (based on DCF 2.0/Exif 2.21)
  • BMP
  • PNG
Music
  • MP3
  • AAC (M4A)
In order to successfully play various videos, music and movies on PS4 (like DVD, ISO image file, DVD Folder, H.265/HEVC, WMV, Tivo, MP4, MPG, VOB, MOV, FLV, NUT, H.264, NSV, MKV etc. videos and AC3, AAC, WMA, WAV, MP3, M4A, AIFF, FLAC, M4B, M4R, MP2, MPA etc. audio files.), a widely used solution is to convert them to PS4 recognized formats. Here, we strongly recommend Pavtube PS4 Video Converter Ultimate to help you convert all video and audio files (include DVD VOB Files) to PS4 and play HD videos on PS4 without worrying about the media incompatibility problem anymore. It will save you all the trouble.
  
This is a very easy-to-use video to PS4 converting program which comes with flawless video quality and quick conversion speed. You can reach the Mac version here: iMedia Converter for Mac. Now follow this article; you will learn how to accomplish this easily within a few clicks. Free download the top PS4 Video Converter Ultimate for Windows and Mac: 

   

Part 2: Tutorials on Converting DVD VOB files to PS4 friendly format

Step 1: Load VOB files to this VOB to PS4 Converter

Download the Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate on your computer, install and run the program, add videos.You can choose to import videos or the entire folder by clicking the top left two icons.



Step 2. Choose a proper format for PS4.

Click "Format" drop-down list and choose " PSP/PS3 >> PS3 Video(720P) MPEG-4(*.mp4)" as the compatible MP4 preset with best video quality.



Step 3. Customize video specs for PS4 (Optional).

For people who want to further customizing output video size and quality, you can click “Settings” on the bottom to enter Profile Settings Window, and customize video size, frame rate, bitrate, codec and sample rate(Hz). In general, the higher bit rate, the bigger output file size.



Note: If you are trying to view a photo, make sure the file it is smaller than 40 Megapixels or 30MB in size. If you are trying to play a video, make sure that the file type and codec of your video is supported. If your MP4 file comes from other source, eg. converted from DVD, it must meet following requirement:

Video in H.264/AVC HP (High Profile) and audio in AAC LC(Low Complexity) format.

Tip: You can change the subtitle size, style, font if necessary. When everything is done, simply click "OK" button. Plus, you can also add watermark, apply effects, and crop, trim your MKV/MKV files in the above video editing window.

Step 4. Start VOB to PS4 Conversion.

You can hit the big red "Convert" to start converting VOB to MP4 with best video settings for PS4. After the conversion, click "Open output folder" in the conversion window, or "Open" in main interface to quick locate the converted video. 

Learn >> How to use PS4 as a Media Streamer without DLNA for Entertainment. 

Part 3: Transfer HD Movies to PS4 Video from PC/Mac

Before transferring the converted HD movies to PS4 from your computer, please make sure of the following things to get ready:

The computer with the movie file that has been converted as above;

A USB external hard drive or flash drive;

A PlayStation4

1. Transfer the converted movie file from your computer to the USB. You should format it to FAT-32 if you are using an external hard drive.
2. Insert the USB flash drive or hard drive into one USB port of PS4 console.
3. Turn the PS4 on after making sure there is a disk in the system, and then go to the main menu.
4. Select “Video” and then find your USB device.
5. Select “Display All” to see all the video files existing on your Sony PS4.
6. Select the file you wish to transfer and press the triangle button.
7. Choose “Copy” and confirm the transferring, then the movies are transferred and copied to your PS4 hard drive.

P.S. PlayStation 4 is thereby used as a host and a controller, through which you can play the HD movies on the display of computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device with the help of HDMI or optical S/PDIF. 

In this way, you can get MKV, AVI, M2TS, MPG, WMV, M4V, Tivo etc specifically DVD VOB files playable on PS4 without problems. We hope this short article will bring some new multimedia life to your PlayStation 4 (PS4) console. 

Read More: