Having problems playing AVI movies on your Sony Blu-ray Player? Don’t worry! The guide shows you how to make AVI video files to play on Sony Blu-ray player without any problem.
Sony’s Blu-ray Players like UBP-X1100ES, UBP-X800M2, UBP-X800, UBP-X700, BDP-S6700, BDP-S3700, BDP-S1700, UBP-X1000ES, etc. are highly sophisticated pieces of kit, capable of not only playing discs, but also streaming content from popular services, connecting to your smartphone or tablet, and delivering a professional-grade sonic experience. If you have lots of AVI files and a Sony Blu-ray Player, chances are you want to play AVI videos on Sony Blu-ray Player from USB. When you try to do this, you’ll find it’s very difficult to do the job. And you may encounter the following similar problems:
“I have a Sony Blu-Ray Player UBP-X700. I insert my 1 TB HDD and play AVI video files and the files work perfectly but the problem is that it won’t play along with the subtitles embedded with it. Please help me out with playing the subs along with the video.”
“Hi, I just bought a new Sony Blu-Ray player yesterday. Everything is fine, we watched a movie that came with it last night on my 1080p Panasonic HDTV and really loved the quality. Now, today I added some 1080p AVI videos in my USB stick. For some reason, when I go in the “videos” section it doesn’t see anything at all, i’ve updated the firmware of the player to the latest version but it didn’t help. Please help Thanks.”
From Sony’s official website (Samsung Blu-ray Player supported formats), we clearly know that Sony TV is compatible with AVI videos. However, certain file types of AVI that’s metting the following standards will be accepted by Sony Blu-ray Players:
File Extension: *.avi
Codec: Xvid 3.11/4/5/6
Frame rate: 6-30fps
Audio codec: Dolby Digital LPCM ADPCM (IMA, MS), AAC, WMA, Dolby DigitalPlus, MPEG(MP3), DTS (Core)
Subtitle file formats: ttxt, smi, srt, sub, txt
As you see, Sony Blu-ray Player is only compatible with AVI in Xvid codec and other certain audio/subtitle format. However, AVI is a container format which contains various kinds of video and audio codecs. Once the AVI files can’t meet the requirement of Sony Blu-ray Player input format, you’ll get into trouble to play AVI in Sony Blu-ray Player.
To solve “Sony Blu-ray player not playing AVI” problem, a widely recommended solution is to convert AVI to Sony Blu-ray Player more compatible format. Acrok Video Converter Ultimate is just the right program which can fast and batch convert AVI to Sony Blu-ray Player highly compatible video without quality loss. Besides AVI , the all-in-one tool also helps convert MKV, MP4, WMV, MPG, FLV, VOB, MOV, MTS, MXF, and more to play on Sony Blu-ray Player without any problem. What’s more, the program can help you rip, convert and backup Blu-ray/DVD discs as easy as a pie. For Mac users, Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is a helpful app to encode media files for further usage.
Free download AVI to Sony Blu-ray Player Converter
How to convert AVI videos to Sony Blu-ray Player supported format?
Step 1. Add AVI files
Run the any video to Sony Blu-ray Player converter and drag & drop your AVI video to the program, or click “Add file” button to locate the AVI files you want to add. (Note: batch conversion is supported, so you can load more than one file to save time.)
Step 2. Set the output format
From the drop-down list of “Format ” you can select “Xvid Video (*.avi)” from “Common Video” category as the output format. You can choose H.264 MP4 as output forat too. When you have selected the output format, you should select a destination folder for the output file by clicking “Output”, you can also let it be the default one.
Step 4. Decide the output format
After everything is OK, back to the main interface and click the big “Convert” button to start encoding AVI to Sony Blu-ray Player compatible Xvid AVI videos.
When the conversion done, click the “Open” button ont the main interface to pop out the folder with converted files and then transfer the generated files to your USB drive, plug the USB drive into your Sony Blu-ray Player’s USB port for playing AVI files on Sony Blu-ray Player.
Tip: Sony Blu-ray Player Supported Video Formats:
MPEG-4 AVC (.mkv, .mp4, .m4v, .m2ts, .mts), AVCHD Disc Format, Motion JPEG (.mov, .avi), MPEG-1 Video / PS (.mpg .MPEG, .mkv).VOB, .VRO, MPEG-2 Video / PS, TS ( .mpg.MPEG, .m2ts, .mts, .mkv).VOB, .VRO, MPEG-4 / AVC (.mov, 3gp, .3g2, .3gpp, .3gpp2, .flv), VC1 (.m2ts, .mts, .mkv), WMV9 (.wmv, .asf, .mkv), Xvid (.avi, .mkv)
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