Fail to Watch AVI files on Samsung TV? A Quick Fix

Failed to play AVI files on Samsung TV? No worry, follow the easy fix below to convert AVI to Samsung TV supported format for smooth playback on it. 

Can Samsung TV be able to play the AVI files? You have probably tried this at some time. But strangely, some AVI files work and some just don't seem to be playable on the Samsung TV. Your guesses are right! It's refusing to play an AVI file because of the unsupported audio codec in the video file. Find the reason and the easiest solution to fix the "Fail to play AVI on Samsung TV" issue in this article. 

For your information, an AVI is only a container. Different AVI files tends to contain different video and audio codecs. Samsung TV only plays AVI encoded with Divx 3.11/4.x/5.x/6.1, XviD, H.264 BP/MP/HP, MPEG-4 SP/ASP, Motion JPEG. If your AVI files are encoded with other codec, Samsung TV will not play. And it's hard to find the right codecs and install them accordingly. Frankly, there is a smarter way to get rid of the incompatibility issues quickly - encode AVI to Samsung TV friendly format.

To finish the task,  finding a third-party tool to make everything easy. If you are seeking for the best video output quality, fastest video conversion speed, and the most formats supported, Dimo Video Converter Ultimate will be your best choice. It's a professional yet easy-to-use app which can help us convert AVI to Samsung TV accepted AVI videos without any quality loss. 

In addition, it not only supports AVI videos, but also handles various common video formats, like MXF. MTS, MOVFLV,MKVMP4, WMV .etc. What's more, it offers kinds of preset profiles for media players including iPad, iPhone, PS4 Pro, Xbox One S, Gear VR, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, 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. After download, you just have this great Sony TV video converter installed on your computer. Then, follow the guide below to play AVI on Samsung TV smoothly.

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Encoding AVI to Samsung TV more compatible format 

Step 1: Start the AVI to Samsung TV converter and drag .avi files to the software interface to import the file. 

Step 2: Set output video format as Samsung TV supported H.264 MP4. Choose "Samsung TV" under "Select Format > Device > TVS". The default setting will work great for your Samsung TV.

Tip: Before start the AVI conversion for Samsung 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 "Start" button; this video converter will start to convert AVI for playback on Samsung TV through USB drive or DLNA 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 Samsung TV. Or wirelessshare to TV via Dimo free Media Server. Enjoy!  

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