1. drfever's Avatar
    I've got a Z30

    Z30STA100-5/10.2.1.3247

    I recently recorded some HD concert footage on my handheld Sony Camera and wanted to move a couple songs to my device.

    I copied and pasted to my SD card but when trying to play it I get a."this format is not supported" message.

    Can anyone help me with this? Are there steps I must take to format it for my device first? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.

    Posted from my Z30 on CB10
    07-30-14 03:15 PM
  2. anon1727506's Avatar
    What format is your video's in?

    There are a number of programs out there - some are paid apps, some are free.

    I've used Handbrake... you might want to look around in the PlayBook forums or do a search for Video Conversion.


    BB10 does do a number of additional formats that the PlayBook couldn't, but Sony is known for being incompatible in all they do.
    Carl Estes likes this.
    07-30-14 03:20 PM
  3. Carl Estes's Avatar
    You also want to check the vid AND audio codecs. Just because it has a .Mpg4 extension, one of the codecs could be causing the issue.
    I use Aimersoft Video Converter (paid) to convert when I have to. It even has a preset for the Playbook. Handbrake works well, once you have learned the workflow (alot of "options" to pick from), There is also Freemake. But I think Aimersoft converter is the easiest and more user freindly gui.

    Like Scalemaster said, Sony is notorious for their formats......

    c
    07-30-14 03:26 PM
  4. drfever's Avatar
    I need a video converter that will allow me to play back on my son's iPhone IPad, our television, our Blackberries etc. What format will play back on all devices?

    Van anyone recommend a good free video converter? Damn Sony! Damn movie won't even play back on my Sony TV!!!



    Posted from my Z30 on CB10
    08-19-14 12:53 PM

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