Amazon unveiled a trio of tablets with last year's champ elbowed out of the spotlight by the Kindle Fire HD with its beefier processor. The 2nd generation Kindle Fires (Kindle Fire HD 7 and 8.9) get lots of improvements and new features, but one thing has not changed - that the supported video formats are still limited to MP4, 3GP and VP8 - not good news for Youtube lovers and movie fans.
You might have learnt that Pavtube Video Converter lets you play all MKV, FLV,MTS, AVI,MXF, etc, WMV videos on Kindle Fire HD 7/8.9 by encoding these videos to Kindle Fire HD supported .mp4, but the software actually does more. Downloaded FLV videos from YouTube and transferred HD footage from cameras/camcorders can also be imported to the Kindle Fire Video Converter and converted to playable video. There are presets for Kindle Fires, Google Nexus 7 tablet and various other Android tablets. Most of the native video players on Android do not support YouTube FLV format playing, but with Pavtube Video Converter you can enjoy FLV, MTS, MOV, FLV,MTS, AVI,MXF, etc, TOD, MXF and almost all the popular videos on your Android tab.
How to convert YouTube flash video and camera footage for Kindle Fire 2/Kindle Fire HD playback
1. Add FLV, MTS, AVI, MXF, etc files to Kindle Fire 2 Video Converter. You can directly drag and drop the videos on your hard drive to the app. This Kindle Fire 2 Video Converter supports batch conversion, so you can add several files at one time. It saves your time and energy.
2. Select Kindle Fire 2 preset from format list. In the format column, choose “Android” and then “Android>>Amazon Kindle Fire H.264 (*.mp4)” preset. If you need more flexible Kindle Fire presets, download a profile patch (Windows only) and double-click on it to install. If you’re running Mac, see how to custom settings from this guide.
3. Hit on "Convert" to start FLV, MTS, AVI, MXF video to Kindle Fire 2 conversion on Windows 7/Vista/XP. You can go for some coffee, leaving this app do the rest for you.
4. When conversion completes, hit on “Open” to find converted files and transfer videos to Kindle Fire.
Other than converting FLV, MTS, AVI, MXF to Kindle Fire 2, this Kindle Fire Video Converter also lets you to edit videos a bit. You can trim a large video file into several segments to get rid of the unwanted part; you can crop the video frame size, and make it fit on your new Kindle Fire 2 more perfectly. If you are not satisfied with your video effect, you can switch to another type of video effect, say, Old Film or Gray.
The software converts MKV, MP4, FLV, MTS, AVI, MXF to Kindle Fire 2 optimized MP4 video at ease as well. But it doesn’t do DVD conversion. To rip a protected DVD movie for Kindle Fire HD, you need a DVD Ripper instead.