MP4 files won’t play on Samsung TV- Solution

Problem playing MP4 files on Samsung TV? Just get the easy way to convert, transfer and watch MP4 movies on Samsung TV via USB, DLNA, WLAN without hassle. 

People prefer to watch movies on TV except go to cinema to have good family time, especially when you get some downloaded mp4 movie to Samsung TV for watching on big screen. Have you run into troubles playing MP4 videos on Samsung TV? If so, you may wish to read this post. It walks you through how to get Samsung TV to play MP4 files smoothly.

Issue of playing MP4 videos on my Samsung Full HD LED TV 

"Hey guys, I'm really enjoying my Samsung Full HD LED TV and the great quality of playing movies/videos I throw at it. However, I'm having issues when playing MP4 videos on it. I get an error that the file is not supported. Please help if somebody knows how to go through this! Thanks for any help."

That happens and as common, not only to the above user. An MP4 file is a very complicated format that can be encoded in various ways. If your Samsung TV can't either read the MP4 file or when it does the images are kind of distorted with poor audio, you may get some MP4 videos encoded beyond Samsung TV's support. Therefore, a simple workaround to enable Samsung TV read MP4 files beautifully is to encode MP4 to Samsung TV friendly format. If you are not familiar with the format and codec even don't know the specific way of transcoding, a simple workaround is to use the third party Samsung TV video converter.

Here Dimo Video Converter Ultimate is one of the most trusted and fastest video converters on the Internet today. It not only enables you change all MP4 2D or 3D files with different codecs including H.265 and different resolution like SD, HD, 4K to be compatible with Samsung TV effortlessly with incredible conversion speed, but also allows you to share MP4 videos from computer to Samsung TV wirelessly. Check a step-by-step guide on how to convert MP4 files for playing on Samsung TV.


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Guide to Transcode MP4 files to play on Samsung TV

Step 1. Add MP4 Files

Run Dimo Video Converter Ultimate as a professional MP4 to Samsung TV Converter. Once the main interface comes up, click ‘Add File' to import your source media.       

Step 2. Set Output Format

After importing MP4 files into the app, you need to select an output format that is compatible with Samsung TV. Open the "Select Format" list on the right and click "Device > TVS". Choose Samsung TV set as an output device.

Note: If you have other TV sets, Dimo Video Converter Ultimate provides more options. You can find more results by pressing the "TVS" button. Playing MP4 file on Apple TV is also supported.  
Step 3. Convert MP4 to Samsung TV  

You can then start MP4 video to Samsung TV conversion. When the conversion is done, you can share the output videos to Samsung TV (Samsung Smart TV, UHD TV, SUHD TV, LED TV, OLED TV, etc), mobile devicesprojector, etc. and enjoy yourself. 


a. If you're skilled at advanced settings about video and audio parameters, you're able to customized settings, such as select bitrates, encoders, resolution of 1080P/720P/4K or something else, frame rate, audio channel, etc.  

b. To deal with the screen size defect of video enjoyment, it's good for you to change aspect ratio of video to make the display effect better fitted on your big screen Samsung TV. 

Open the buit-in editor by pressing "Edit", turn to "Crop" tab and choose the correct aspect ratio (including Keep Aspect, Fullscreen, 16:9, 4:3) as you want. Click "Apply to all" to keep this aspect ratio if you need. Now press "OK" to confirm. 

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