Microsoft Surface 2 and Pro 2 video format supported & best format


Microsoft Surface 2 and Pro 2 video format supported & best format

Microsoft Surface 2 and Pro 2 tablets are very popular among the tablets market, the Surface tablets run windows RT and windows 8 operating system, it can run some apps which Android and iOS can’t run, a lot of users have got the Surface 2 or Pro 2 tablet, so they can edit documents or play movies on the go.

What video formats are supported on Surface 2 tablet?

You may have got the Surface tablet and want to copy some movies from computer to Microsoft Surface 2 tablet for watching, before doing this, you’d better know what video formats are supported on Surface 2 tablet, in this case you will avoid video compatibility problems, and you can convert unsupported videos to best supported formats for Surface 2 tablet for watching freely.

From Microsoft Surface 2 official product page, we can learn that video files that Surface can play are: MPEG-4, ASF, 3GP, MPEG-2, AVI. For other formats like MKV, WMV, FLV, M4V, AVCHD, MTS, M2TS, VOB, TiVo, you can’t copy and play them on Surface 2 tablet directly.

How to play any video files on Surface 2 tablet?

As we know, most movies or videos are in video formats like MKV, FLV, WMV, M4V, MTS, VOB, TiVo, etc. If you have some movies in these formats and now you want to play them on Surface 2 tablet, you’d better convert videos to compatible formats for Surface 2, and then you can play videos smoothly. Here you will need a Microsoft Surface 2 video format converter, here we recommend you to take a free try on our Media Converter, it is a powerful software that can convert nearly all the video formats for Surface 2, what’s more, it can convert DRM protected videos to unprotected files, like purchased itunes movies, TV shows, Amazon Instant Video movies, Digital Copies, etc.

How to use this Surface 2 video format converter?

Now you can follow the steps below to convert videos to Surface 2 supported format, it’s very easy.

1. Free download Media Converter for Windows version (or HD Video Converter for Mac version), install and run it on your computer.


2. After you launched the software, please import videos that you want to convert, nearly all the video formats are supported to import and output. And then you can click format bar to choose output format, to play movies on Surface 2, you are recommended to choose MP4 or AVI format, they are best supported formats for Surface 2 tablet.

3. If you want to customize the output parameters, you can click settings button on the main interface to adjust the resolution, bitrate, frame rate and others.

4. Click convert button to start the conversion.

This Surface 2 video format converter will start the video conversion immediately, you can get your files converted at a fast speed due to the NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP acceleration technology, when the conversion finished, you can transfer converted video files to Surface 2 or Pro 2 tablet for watching as you want, please take a free try now!


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