Microsoft finally unveiled their self-built first ever tablet — Microsoft Surface Tablet, which comes in two iterations ( Windows RT and Windows 8 Pro respectively). The Windows RT model is designed to run on ARM processors, while the Windows 8 Pro model will run the full-featured version of Windows 8 and give you all the benefits of a desktop computer.
1. How do you convert 1080p/720p video to Surface RT & Pro Tablet?
2. How to watch downloaded videos or movies with Microsoft Surface Tablet?
3. What’s the best codec for Microsoft Surface RT Tablet?
Featuring a 10.6-inch ClearType HD display, Microsoft Surface RT & Pro Tablet can bring you brand-new visual perception. Then how to experience unparalleled high quality videos on it if you want to play any 720p HD or even full HD 1080p videos (AVI, WMV, SWF, 3GP, 3G2, MP4, AVI, MPG, VOB, FLV, MTS, M2TS, MXF, Tivo, MKV, MOV, RMVB, RM, TS, TP, etc.) on Microsoft Surface RT or Pro Tablet, just take Pavtube Blu-ray Video Converter Ultimate (Now 20% OFF at Halloween Promo) – the best Video Converter for Microsoft Surface Tablet to help you.
It is especially designed to convert videos to Microsoft Surface RT/Pro friendly video formats like MP4/H.264 MP4 on Windows 8. Support for batch conversion, this Microsoft Surface Video Converter works perfectly on converting standard video formats (avi, mpeg, wmv, mp4, mov, 3gp, flv, etc.) and HD video formats (HD MKV, HD H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, HD MPEG-2, etc.) to Microsoft Surface RT/Pro Tablet.
How to Convert Video to Microsoft Surface RT and Surface Pro?
Want to enjoy all your favorite videos in full-screen on your Surface Tablet with no stretching or limitation? Let’s take a closer look at how to transfer video to Surface RT or Pro tablet.
Necessary tools: a professional and powerful Pavtube Video Converter for Windows or Mac
Windows Operating System:
- Windows XP/2003/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows 8.1
- DirectX Version: 9.0 or above
- Memory: 64MB at least
- Processor: 500MHz Intel or 500MHz AMD CPU
- Hard Disc Space: 512MB or above
Mac Operating System
- 1G Hz or above PowerPC G4/G5 or Intel processor
- Mac OS X Leopard (10.5), Snow Leopard (10.6), Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8), Mavericks (10.9)
- 512 MB physical RAM (memory) or more
- 1024*768 or higher resolution display
Step 1. Import source Video files to the program.
First, you need to download, install launch Pavtube Surface Video Converter, click “Add video” or “Add from folder” icon to import your source files in format of WMV, MKV, AVI, TiVo, VOB, MXF, MPG, FLV, F4V or MTS etc.
Step 2. Setting the best codec for Microsoft Surface.
Click “Format” bar, follow “Windows > Microsoft Surface H.264 Video (*.mp4)“, which is the best output codec for Microsoft Surface.
Note: Under preview window field, you can manually adjust codec, bit rate; framerate, audio channel, etc. in the interface to optimize the output file quality for Surface tablet.
- For Microsoft Surface Pro Tablet, you’d better set the video size as 1920×1080.
- For Microsoft Surface RT Tablet, you can set the video size as 1280×720.
Step 3. Click the “Browse” button to set the destination folder for saving output video.
Step 4: Start convert 1080p/720p videos to Microsoft Surface.
Press “Convert” button at the bottom right to start converting 1080p AVI, WMV, SWF, 3GP, MPG, VOB, FLV, MTS, M2TS, MXF, Tivo, MKV, MOV, RMVB videos to Microsoft Surface RT & Pro Tablet. The professional Microsoft Surface Video Converter supports NVIDIA CUDA and ATI Stream (AMD APP) acceleration technologies, 6X faster conversion speed.
After that, you can transfer the converted files to Microsoft Surface tablet via USB.
Microsoft Surface tablet runs Windows 8 OS. It is great to watch movies with it on the go. However, many video formats are not compatible with this gadget due to the inconsistent video codecs, frame rate, bit rate and etc. It is necessary to own such wonderful software so that you will get nothing to worry about in the future. Just follow the steps above and have a try, hope it can help you.