Have you a lot of MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 files that are stored on your MyCloud NAS and would like to play them from NAS via Chromecast or other media players? Unfortunately, they are failed, as NAS might doesn't have enough power to stream your movies on your Popcorn Hour. In that circumstance, here provides an easy way for you to convert your MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 files to supported format of for WD TV Live Hub, PS4 Pro, PS4, PS3, Xbox One S, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Google TV, etc. to store on your NAS Drive and streaming over DLNA or other media server without quality loss.
Video transcoding refers to the process of converting video files originally unsupported by a media player into a compatible format. In fact, to stream MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 files from NAS to Chromecast, Roku, Plex Player, Apple TV, or Xbox, PS4 etc. or other media players is not hard work. Even you encountered the video playback issue caused by the video codec limitation of your media devices including iPad, iPhone, PS4, Samsung TV, etc. There is solution I've worked out is to encode those MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 files stored on NAS to the supported format of the target media devices for more convenient playing and sharing, no matter you want to stream via a DLNA or UPNP client. Along with some help from third party program like Dimo Video Converter Ultimate, that can be done effortlessly
This NAS converter app, Dimo Video Converter Ultimate, is capable of transcoding MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 for NAS streaming with no quality loss. What's more, it can also handle Blu-ray, DVD, ISO and various common video formats, like MXF. MTS, MOV, MP4, AVI, WMV .etc. with codecs like H.264 (AVC), MPEG-4 Part 2, MPEG-2, VC-1 can be transcoded up to 1080p/720P/480P by
1.Reducing Video Size without Quality LossIf you record or shot videos with some HD camcorders as MKV files, the output video is always with a large file size. It's a better choice to convert videos to HEVC for keeping the original quality with a half file size by changing their DNA of encoder, bite rate, frame rate, resolution, aspect ratio, audio volume and etc.
2. Making Video Easier to Store on NAS or TransmitConverting video to HEVC is the perfect solution to compress video for less storage space and bandwidth consumption. it can edit videos like cropping, trimming, adding watermark etc. before synology to your HD iPad, iPhone, PS3, Apple TV, etc
3. Remuxing the audio codec of video files while keeping their codec intact
Remuxing audio codec to enables your PC browser (without plugin) or your Apple TV to play MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 videos whose audio codec is not supported.
Well, no more talking, let's download this NAS converter program to get flawless video quality and fast conversion speed. If you are running on Mac, turn to Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac.
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Step 1Add MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 movies
Run the NAS video Converter; click the "Add File" to load MKV (Matroska/Makova), AVI, VOB, Tivo and H.265 files planned to store on NAS to the program from your computer. Or you can also directly drag the video files into the program.
Step 2 Choose output formats for sharing off NAS to other devices
Click the pull-down menu "Select Format" at the right of the interface to store MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 on NAS for widely using, and we here suggest you to move your cursor to "HD Video" in order to preserve the high quality, such as choosing the "MP4 H.264 HD", "MKV HD", or even "Lossless MKV" and "Multi-track MP4" for the video containing multiple subtitles and languages as we mentioned above. However, you should know that the HD format we select here is not of real HD quality because it depends on the original quality of source video, but the quality indeed is better.
Tips: if you like, you can click "Settings" to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. Keep in mind the file size and video quality is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa. In addition, this NAS converter - Dimo Video Converter Ultimate - allows you to customize your video by the concise editing features, for example, cropping or trimming the unwanted ad parts or titles, changing video effects, adding watermarks or 3D for VR devices, etc.
Step 3 Start to convert MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 to NAS drive
Click "Start" to start encoding MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 to NAS drive as per on your further playback devices. After that you can click "Open Folder" to find out where the output files are saved. If you want to set where you to save the output files, click the "Output Folder" drop-down list to set it before the conversion.
Afterwards, it's free to stream MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 files from NAS. Make sure the wireless network connection is accessible among the NAS and Apple TV, PS3, HD TV or other media players. Or you could share those converted MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 files directly from your computer to VR headsets, Apple TV or Samsung TV by free Dimo media server with the advanced IP address sharing technology without size streaming limitation.
Hopefully, this tutorial is detailed enough for anyone to follow. It does take a few steps, but nothing is very complicated. You luck with vary depending on the source videos you have and the type of target video playback devices you have to bypass. Still got trouble to enjoy MKV, AVI, VOB, Tivo, H.265 to synology NAS for Watching on Devices via DLNA or other streaming tools? Please feel free to Email Us with detailed information of your device such as device model, build number, kernel version and else. Attach some snapshots would be better.