The Google Nexus S, a Samsung built handset, is the first smartphone to use the Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS. Its 4-inch Super AMOLED display (480X800) shows rich, bright colors with deep, dark blacks, providing an ideal contrast, especially for viewing images/photos or watching movies/videos. The article mainly share with you a good and easy solution to put and play all videos on Nexus S in a few steps.
To start, let’s view Google Nexus S supported formats:
|Nexus S Supported Formats|
As you see, the Android Nexus S can only handle limited media files. Is it possible to transfer TiVo, MKV, MOV, VOB, M2TS, MTS, EVO, MPG or other video formats to Google Nexus S for playback? Well, you are in the right place. To play all media files on Nexus S, you have to convert videos to Nexus S compatible formats and then stream them to Nexus S.
Foxreal Video to Nexus S Converter will do a great favor for you, which can help you convert every video to Google Nexus S playable formats, including TiVo to Nexus S, MKV to Nexus S, VOB to Nexus S, M2TS to Nexus S, MOV to Nexus S and so on. What’s more, it supports CUDA acceleration, so you can get the converted movie files at 5x faster speed.
A step-by-step guide on how to convert video to Nexus S format and stream movies to Nexus S:
Step 1: Run Foxreal Nexus S Video Converter and click to import your various video files.
Step 2: Choose Nexus S compatible format by clicking “Format > Android > Motorola Droid (X) H.264 Video (*.mp4)”. Here the output format for Droid X is also suitable for the new Google Nexus S.
Step 3: Customize output settings to get the best Nexus S video format.
After the MPEG-4 MP4 profile is selected, you can click the “Settings” and then adjust bitrate, frame rate, resolution and more to get the most compatible format for Nexus S. For instance, you can set video resolution as 800*480 to fit the Nexus S’s display so that you can play full videos on Nexus S for great enjoyment.
Step 4: Convert video to MP4 for Nexus S after clicking the icon. Only a few minutes, the conversion will be finished. And then you will get the generated .mp4 files in its default folder.
Step 5: Transfer movies to Nexus S via USB.
1) Connect your Nexus S to your computer via USB. A pop-up message will appear asking you whether to copy files between your computer and your Nexus S’s SD card. Click the “Mount” button.
2) Create a folder named Video or Movie in the root folder on the Nexus S.
3) Copy the converted MP4 files into the Video or Movie folder.
Once the movies are transferred, you could easily play movie and videos on Nexus S with high quality!
PS: If you are someone who have planned to get the Android device for Christmas or in the market to pick up the latest device, the Nexus S review will be useful for you.
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