Tag Archives: video conversion

View MKV, AVI, VOB video on Nook Tablet

Feb 06th, 2012by Boren 5,839 views |Comments Off

Barnes & Noble Nook tablet is from Amazon. It has a few clear advantages in storage, battery life, screen and media compatibility. 7-inch multi-touch capacity screen, 16GB internal memory and up to 32GB microSD memory expansion. Nook is a good choice if you are looking for a tablet. It supports 1080p video, so it is perfect for viewing HD videos on Nook. Read More »

Record Videos and Convert Recorded Video Files to MPEG Files

Nov 27th, 2011by Boren 2,487 views |Comments Off

What is MPEG?
The Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) is a working group of experts that was formed by ISO and IEC to set standards for audio and video compression and transmission.

MPEG-1 is a standard for lossy compression of video and audio. It is designed to compress VHS-quality raw digital video and CD audio down to 1.5 Mbit/s (26:1 and 6:1 compression ratios respectively) without excessive quality loss, making video CDs, digital cable/satellite TV and digital audio broadcasting (DAB) possible. Read More »

How Can I Convert Recorded Video Files to ASF in a Simple Way?

Nov 12th, 2011by Boren 3,592 views |4 Comments

What is ASF?

Advanced Systems Format (formerly Advanced Streaming Format, Active Streaming Format) is Microsoft’s proprietary digital audio/digital video container format, especially meant for streaming media. ASF video file is part of the Windows Media framework. The format does not specify how (i.e. with which codec) the video or audio should be encoded; it just specifies the structure of the video/audio stream. This is similar to the function performed by the QuickTime, AVI, or Ogg container formats. One of the objectives of ASF was to support playback from digital media servers, HTTP servers, and local storage devices such as hard disk drives. The advantage of ASF format is that you may play your video file before it is streamed to the end. Read More »