Overview: About Nvidia Shield Android TV- 4K Ultra HD Revolution
Nvidia Shield Android TV is a gamer-friendly 4K streamer in search of mass appeal, including movies, TV shows, music, a world of apps and, of course, games, etc. Different with most other media streaming boxes, it works with 4K streaming services such as Netflix HD, YouTube and new apps like Pluto TV and UltraFlix. And it also allows us view personal 4K content from camcorders.
If you own a Nvidia Shield Android TV, you’ll find it’s impossible to watch iTunes movies on it. In fact, none of other popular media streamers, such as Roku or Chromecast, is able to stream iTunes movies for playback except Apple TV. That’s because movies and TV shows sold on iTunes store are encrypted by Apple’s FairPlay DRM and can only be played on Apple-approved devices, such as iPhone, iPad, Apple TV.
In this case, in order to make iTunes DRM-ed movies to be streamed to Nvidia Shield Android TV, we have to remove the DRM protection first. And it is better to convert them to normal MP4 files. Then how to do it? What tool do we need? Here, Pavtube ChewTune as the Top DRM Removal Tool which can help you remove DRM protection and convert iTunes movies and Episodes losslessly to Nvidia Shield Android TV supported normal MP4 format in 6X fast speed. For Mac users, you can turn to Pavtube ChewTune for Mac.
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Step by Step: How to Enjoy iTunes Movies on Nvidia Shield Android TV?
Keep in Mind:
a. Video is well downloaded from iTunes. If it is rented, make sure it does not expire.
b. Make sure Nvidia Shield Android TV HDMI Streaming Player is connected to TV.
c. Have Chrome Browser and Google Cast Chrome extension installed on your Computer.
d. When converting with ChewTune, do not control or touch iTunes.
Step 1. Download and install Pavtube ChewTune. There would be a command window pop up during the installation, pls do not shut down it and let it running until the installation completed.
Step 2. Add iTunes Movies and choose target format. Drag and drop your videos to it directly, or you can click icon to import them as below.
Let’s click the drop-down-list besides “Format” and choose “Same as the source video”.
Step 3. Customize target video specs. (Optional)
Click “Settings” as above to enter Profile Settings window, you can find settings for video size, codec, bitrate and frame rate. Change them at your own needs.
Step 4. Start (batch) conversion.
Now click the big red “Convert” icon to start converting DRM videos; this converter will activate your media player automatically and start to play this video (let’s keep it running). The player windows cannot be removed or closed. After conversion, click “Open output folder” to quick locate the converted video. you can easily move the converted videos files to your Nvidia Shield Android TV for USB drive or via DLNA.
After all steps, now you are able to enjoy the iTunes movies freely on your Nvidia Shield Android TV at anytime you like without any limit. Read other methods to watch iTunes movie on TV here.
Tip: If you get some MKV, FLV, M4V, WMV, MOV, AVI, Tivo, XAVC, M2TS, H.265 etc. videos, and have trouble to play them on your Nvidia Shield Android TV or other devices, you’re in the right place. Similarly, we need to solve the problem is still compatible format. You can get Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate to transcode SD/HD Video files to Nvidia Shield Android TV friendly MP4 format with the fastest speed and best video/audio parameter settings.