Asus Transformer Prime TF201 is said to be one of the slickest products released in 2011 by Engadget. And it's so powerful at quad-core Tegra 3 processing which makes it even more attractive on movie playback. But you may still have problem watch MKV 1080P/720p videos on Transformer Prime because it isn't a format that is originally supported by its video player.
The best video format supported by Asus Transformer Prime TF201 is actually H.264/MPEG-4 with MP4 extension. And this format can be supported by almost all Android tablets and Smartphones. Asus Transformer Prime TF201 recommends to playback with 720P and records up to 1080P. And its display resolution is 1280*800. So if you'd like to get full screen, 1280*800 H.264 MP4 format will be your best choice. And Pavtube Video Converter has all done this for you in its output format list. As long as you installed the MKV converter for Transformer Prime, you can get Asus Transformer Prime TF201 format with just a click.
Here's the easy steps on how to convert MKV 1080P 720P video to Asus Transformer Prime
Pavtube Video Converter:
Or Pavtube Video Converter for Mac:
Follow the steps in the following image to convert MKV 1080P/720P to Asus Transformer Prime TF201:
1. Launch the Transformer Prime video converter;
2. Import the MKV 1080P or 720P video files;
3. Select Asus Transformer Prime TF201 format under Android category in Format box;
4. Edit the video if necessary by trimming/cropping/enlarging volume, etc;
5. Click Convert button to start batch conversion;
6. Click Open button to find the converted MKV 1080P/ 720P files with *.mp4 extension after conversion.
Other than MKV files, you can also import and convert AVI/MOV/VOB/M2TS/MTS/TIVO/WMV for Asus Transformer Prime TF201.
1. How to get the best video format for Asus Transformer Prime TF201?
You can find it under Android category in Format box of this MKV to Transformer Prime converter.
For Mac users using Pavtube Video Converter for Mac, please select H.264 Video (*.mp4) under Common Video category in Format box, and click Settings button to set parameters as shown below:
Size (pix): You can set any of the following, but 1280*800 (full screen) is recommended.
1280*800 (full screen playback on Asus Transformer Prime TF201);
1280*720 (720P as recommended on Asus official site. Video may not be played in full screen mode.);
1920*1080 (1080P as best video quality recorded by Transformer Prime with larger output size and lower conversion speed)
Video Bitrate: The higher video bitrate, the better video quality, but the larger file size, and lower conversion speed. So here 1500kbps is recommended to keep the best balance among video quality, output file size, and conversion speed.
1500kbps (Recommended. And it goes together with 1280*800 and 720P <1280*720>)
1500kbps to 2500kbps or up to 4000(for 1920*1080, or better video quality 1280*800/1280*720)
Frame Rate: It depends on your need. Here 25fps is recommended.
Audio Settings: If you'd like to get normal quality, you can set as shown in the picture. If you'd like it better, you can make the parameters higher, but the output file size will be larger, and the conversion speed will be lower.
2. How to transfer the converted MKV 1080P/ 720P videos to Asus Transformer Prime TF201?
It's easy to transfer videos to Asus Transformer Prime TF201, just connect the Asus Transformer Prime TF201 to your PC or Mac with a USB cable, and copy & paste converted MKV 1080P/ 720P files with *.mp4 extension to the Asus Transformer Prime folder, and then you can play MKV 1080P/720P videos on Transformer Prime TF201.
3. How to merge several MKV files into one clip for Asus Transformer Prime TF201?
You can import the MKV (1080P/720P) files, and tick “Merge into one file” box. The files will then be converted and combined into one single file.
4. How to sharing MKV 1080P/720P or other Video/Audio/Image files between ASUS Transformer Prime TF201 and PC via MyNet?
Follow guide Sharing Video/Audio/Image Files Between ASUS Transformer and PC via MyNet, and you will find it easy to share MKV 1080P/ 720P and other video, audio, image files beteen ASUS Transformer Prime and PC via MyNet.
5. How to stream Asus Transformer Prime TF201 videos with DLNA?
Follow guide NAS and DLNA on ASUS Transformer, and you will find the easy way to stream Asus Transformer Prime TF201 videos with DLNA.
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