How to Play AVI files on Xbox One/Xbox 360
Both Xbox One and Xbox 360 bring you a total games and entertainment experience. As many other owners, you may decide to try and figure out how to set up your Xbox One or Xbox 360 to play videos like AVI from PC. While, a lot of people found out that their Xbox One/Xbox 360 doesn't support AVI files. In this article, we will give you some hints to let you play AVI on Xbox One/Xbox 360 without limit. If you wanna get AVI to Xbox One/Xbox 360 for playback freely, just go through this page.
As a matter of fact, it is officially claimed that Xbox One, Xbox 360 support AVI format. The point here is, only a part of AVI, unfortunately, is supported due to different codes. For example, AVI in Divx/Xvid can be played on Xbox while problems occur when playing AVI in other code like VP-6 and etc. To ensure smooth playback of AVI files on Xbox One/Xbox 360 without any limits, the possible solution is to convert AVI to Xbox One/Xbox 360 most compatible format.
Being a professional video converter program, Brorsoft Video Converter is highly recommended to help you finish the AVI to Xbox One/Xbox 360 conversion task. This video converter offers quite effective solution for you to convert almost all the videos including AVI, MKV, MOV, MTS, FLV, TiVo, VOB, MPG... to Xbox One, Xbox 360friendly videos without quality loss. It also allows you to adjust the video, audio parameter to get a decent output video that you want. It has an equivalent Mac version entitled Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac , which can convert videos to Xbox One/Xbox 360 on Mac OS X (Mavericks and Yosemite included). Check the following guide to know how to change AVI format for playing on Xbox One/Xbox 360.
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(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)
How to Convert AVI to Xbox One/Xbox 360 supported video formats
Step 1: Add AVI Files
Install and run the Xbox Video Converter to your PC, click Add button to import your source videos .avi. Batch conversion is supported so that you can add multiple files.
Step 2: Select output format
Click on the dropdown menu of "Format" and then move your pointer to "Zune/Xbox 360 Device"> "Xbox 360 HD Video (*.wmv), which fits on Xbox 360 and Xbox One as well.
Tip: Set output video quality
If you like, you can click "Settings" to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. According to my experience, the file size and video quality is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.
Step 3. Start converting AVI for Xbox
In the end, go back to the main interface and click the "Convert" button to start converting AVI files for playing on Xbox 360/Xbox One. Once the process completes, just click "Open" to find the generated videos and transfer them to your Xbox 360/Xbox One for enjoyment with ease.