Disappointed? No, never, man. As you know, there is always a way to fix the currently situation. Though Apple does not preset AVI as the video format supported by Apple iPad, it allows iPad to support other video format, like MP4. All you need to know is how to convert AVI to iPad compatible formats. This article is specially written down to tell you how to do that.
First of all, you need to choose a video converter to do the job. Make sure that the app should be compatible with your Mac OS X system (Mac OS X Mavericks and Mountain Lion included). What's more, it is better to have presets for iPad, so you do not have to worry about the video settings. Here the iPad Video Converter for Mac is strongly recommended. That's the app which helps me a lot in converting videos to iPad. Here are the steps to operate it.
Convert and import AVI videos to iPad in 3 simple steps
Add AVI to iPad Converter for Mac
On the top menu bar, click File > Load Media Files. Or just drag and drop AVI files to the AVI to iPad Video Converter for Mac
Select iPad preset from the output format list
Choose "iPad3,4" as your output format. This AVI to iPad Converter Mac has optimized the video settings, like video resolution, bit rate and frame rate for iPad. The output videos could fit on the iPad screen perfectly.
Note: If some of your videos are small segments, you can toggle "Merge" option on on the main interface to combine these videos, so the output target videos could in large file size. Then you can watch these videos on iPad without any pauses. The AVI to iPad Mac converter additionally provides some useful edit functions like trim, crop and add effects to improve your video fun.
Start to convert AVI to iPad on Mac OS X Mountain Lion and Mavericks
Hit the "Convert" button to get the conversion done. Bingo! That's it! See, it is so easy to get the video conversion accomplished. After the video conversion, you can launch iTunes, import the target video to iPad for freely enjoyment.
This professional Video Converter for Mac is specially designd for Apple new iPad, aiming to offer iPad users an exquisite experience of viewing HD videos on their iPad's widescreen. Many users have spoken highly of this app. Hope it could help you more in movie watching.
iPad video parameter
- MPEG-4 video: up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 x 480 pixels, 30 fps, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .mov, .mp4 and .m4v file formats;
- H.264 video: up to 720p, 30 fps, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .mp4, .mov and .m4v file formats;
- Motion JPEG (M-JPEG): up to 35 Mbps, 1280 x 720 pixels, 30 fps, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.