Play MP4 on Kindle Fire/Fire HD/Fire HDX Series

Amazon has developed seven generations of Kindle Fire tablets, spread across three different models: Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX. For those people who has got just one in hand, you can not only watch purchased movies or TV shows from Amazon’s video store on it, but also load up your own MP4 movies or TV shows in MP4 format and playing them on the Kindle Fire tablet even there’s no Internet connection to be found. But sometimes, you may be confused to find that you can successfully play some MP4 files played on Kindle Fire tablet but fail to do so with others. The following article will show you the best video playback settings for Kindle Fire tablet series and how to get any MP4 files played on Kindle Fire series with ease.

Best video playback formats and settings for Kindle Fire

Supported playback formats by Kindle Fire series

The kindle fire has included native playback support for the following video and audio file formats:

Video files: 3GP, 3G2, MP4, M4V, WEBM and MKV
Audio files: AAC, AMR and Vorbis

Click this link for more detailed format specification information.

Best video playback settings for Kindle Fire series

Although Kindle Fire can handle various file formats, however, if you wish to get the best playback effects on Kindle Fire/Fire HD/Fire HDX, make sure to encode MP4 into Kindle Fire most favorable playback settings listed below:

Video settings

– Container: MP4
– Codec: H.264
– Resolution: 1024 *600
– Frame rate: 30fps
Bit rate: 1500 kbps

Audio settings

Encoder: AAC
Channel: Stereo
Sample rate: 48000 Hz
Bit rate: 128 kbps

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Convert unsupported MP4 for Kindle Fire tablet playback

If the MP4 files that you try to load into Kindle Fire/Fire HD/Fire HDX doesn’t meet the standards listed above, you will either fail to open the MP3 files with Kindle Fire tablet or get a bad playback experience due to the incompatible playback settings. Fortunately, you can easily fix all those head-scratching issues with this powerful MP4 to Kindle Fire Converter program – Pavtube Video Converter, which has full importing support for 4K/2K/HD/SD MP4 files encoded with various different compression video codec such as H.264, H.265, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 (A)SP, VC-1/WMV, Real Video, MVC and audio compression codec like MP3, WMA, AAC, AC3, DTS, FLAC, DTS-HD. You can easily convert unsupported MP4 to Kindle Fire series best compatible H.264 MP4 file formats and then flexibly adjust other profile parameters like video codec, resolution, bit rate, frame rate, audio codec, bit rate, sample rate, channels, etc to let them fit with Kindle Fire tablet.

Adjust output profile parameters

If the original MP4 files use an aspect ratio that doesn’t match with your Kindle Fire tablet, there will be black bars when you play the MP4 files on Kindle Fire tablet, the good news is that you can easily fix this problem by adjusting output video aspect ratio with the “Crop” function offered by the program.

Tips: For those people who have no idea how to tweaking those settings on your own, you can use this program to directly output Kindle Fire or Kindle Fire HD preset MP4 file format with the optimal playback settings.

Pavtube Video Converter is available on Windows 10, 8.1, 8 and 7. It is accompanied by an up-to-date Mac version – Pavtube Video Converter for Mac for macOS Sierra. The program is pretty easy to use, anyone can learn to use it in minutes. What’s more, the program supports to produce high conversion results, you can’t find any difference between the converted video and the source MP4 files.

How to Get MP4 Files Played on Kindle Fire/Fire HD/Fire HDX with Best Settings?

Step 1: Load MP4 files.

Download the free trial version of the program. Launch it on your computer. Click “File” menu and select “Add Video/Audio” or click the “Add Video” button on the top tool bar to import source MP4 files into the program. You can load multiple MP4 files into the program by clicking “Add from folder” button.

Load MP4 video

Step 2: Define output file format.

Clicking the Format bar, from its drop-down list, here you can directly output Kindle Fire or Kindle Fire HD preset MP4 file formats under “Android” main category.

Output Kindle Fire or Fire HD preset profile format

Step 3: Begin the conversion process.

After all setting is completed, hit the “Convert” button at the right bottom of the main interface to begin the conversion process from unsupported MP4 to Kindle Fire/Fire HD/Fire HDX best playback settings.

When the conversion is finished, click “Open Output Folder” icon on the main interface to open the folder with generated files. Then feel free to transfer converted files to Kindle Fire tablet via either USB cable or Amazon Cloud.

Remove DRM from iTunes for Limitless Playback on Android devices

Portable devices like Anroid tablets and smart phones have been more and more important in our life during recent years. A large number of people are willing to take their Android devices with them which are full filled with movies and TV shows so that they can enjoy the time outside. If you used to watching hot movies and TV shows on iTunes, you must know that videos downloaded from iTunes are not be allowed to play on non-Apple devices. To watch iTunes DRM videos on Anroid devices, you need to get rid of DRM from iTunes movies and TV shows first.

Convert DRM-protected iTunes Movie to Android Phones/Tablets

What do I need to remove DRM from iTunes M4V videos?

In order to remove DRM and convert iTunes M4V videos for Android tablets/phones for playing, you need Pavtube ChewTune which acts as the best iTunes M4V to Android Converter. (Read its Top DRM Converter for Android Review) It helps you easily convert iTunes DRM M4V videos to Android compatible video formats with high video and audio quality. Therefore, you can freely enjoy iTunes videos on Android devices like Samsung Galaxy S5/Note 4, Nexus 6/9, Amazon Fire Phone, Kindle Fire HD/HDX, etc without any limitations or DRM protection. Besides, this useful DRM M4V Video Converter not only removes DRM from movies/videos/TV shows purchased from iTunes, but also converts iTunes rented movies to any popular video format like MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV, etc. for keeping forever.

Step by step guide on how to convert iTunes M4V to Android Phones &Tablets

Step 1: Download, install and run the Android DRM Removal program, hit the “Add video” button and browser the source iTunes videos location for loading.

Note: If you are running a trial version of Pavtube DRM Removal Tool, make sure you have turned off iTunes before running this app to ensure its stability.

Android DRM Removal

Step 3. From the “Format” drop-down list, choose suitable profile for Android devices. Here I suggest you choose “Common Video -> H.264 Video (*.mp4)” as output format.

suitable profile for Android devices

Optional – If you like, you could adjust profile settings including video codec, bitrate, frame rate, etc to get better video and audio quality for watching iTunes movies on Android devices.

Step 4. Hit the “Convert” button to start recording iTunes movies. After it finishes, click the “Open” icon to locate the recorded iTunes movie, and you are ready to transfer it to your Android devices for watching, it’s very eary.

Tip 1: Because of 1:1 video recording, it takes as long as the source movie length to finish the whole ChewTune DRM-free process, so if your source iTunes movies is about 1 hour, ChewTune needs more than 1 hour to complete the iTunes to Android devices recording. So if you wanna get a test before fully purchasing, it’s better to select a small sample video for testing.

Tip 2: Since Pavtube ChewTune supports batch processing facility, you could import more than one DRM videos and run overnight, and you would get all videos recorded the next morning. Don’t forget to set up Windows power options to never turn off monitor or never let the computer system standby.

Tip 3: Pavtube ChewTune help users legally strip off DRM protection from not only iTunes M4V movies, but also Amazon Instant Videos and Digital Copy so that you are able to watch almost all DRM movies on multiple smartphones and tablets anywhere you like.

Transfer Harry Potter DVD ISO/IFO movie to Kindle Fire HD 6 for enjoyment with kids

Amazon’s Fire HD 6 is the brightly colored peacock of the dirt-cheap tablet underground. The chunky little tablet sports a 6-inch screen and comes in cheerful, exciting colors. Sure, it’s got mid-to-low-end specs and isn’t the fastest slate out there, but it certainly is cute. It’s the kind of tablet you’d give a kid for Christmas. Thus, to turn your Kindle Fire HD 6 as your portable media player is a really nice choice. If you are a DVD movie fans, and have some DVD ISO/IFO files backed up from DVD like Harry Potter at hand, you probably cannot wait to transfer the DVD ISO/IFO movie to Kindle Fire HD 6 for enjoyment with kids anytime anywhere.

transfer DVD ISO/IFO movie to Kindle Fire HD 6

Frustratingly, Kindle Fire HD 6 can’t directly play DVD or DVD backup files. For those people who want to put Harry Potter DVD IFO/ISO movies files onto Kindle Fire HD 6, the easiest and fastest solution is to rip/convert DVD IFO/ISO to Kindle supported video format such as MPEG-4/H.264, etc. In that case, an easy-to-use DVD ISO/IFO convert tool is necessary indeed.

Pavtube DVDAid is a dynamic DVD ripping tool that can help you rip DVD, DVD ISO/IFO files, VIDEO_TS folder to Amazon Kindle Fire HD 6 highly supported MP4 video files with high output video quality and fast ripping speed. Besides, the best Mac DVD ISO/IFO to Kindle Fire Converter allows you to select the subtitles and audio for your movie freely and edit the DVD movies by trimming, cropping, adjusting video effects, etc. to get the very wanted part and effects as you like. The equivalent Mac version is DVDAid for Mac. Just get it now and follow the steps below to copy Harry Potter DVD ISO/IFO movies to Kindle Fire HD 6 for smoothly playing with kids!

Blu-ray, DVD and videos can also be played on your Kindle Fire HD 6

How to Convert Harry Potter DVD ISO/IFO to Kindle Fire HD 6 compatible video formats

Step 1: Launch the best Fire HD 6 DVD ISO/IFO Ripper. Click on “IFO/ISO” icon to load your ISO image file into this program.

Fire HD 6 DVD ISO/IFO Ripper

Step 2: Click “Format” bar, you can easily find the optimized videos for the Kindle Fire HD 6 under ” Amazon > Amazon Kindle Fire HD(*.mp4)”. The preset is specially designed for Kindle Fire HD 6 full screen playback.

Kindle Fire HD 6 Video Format

If you like, you can also click the “Settings” button to change the video resolution, encoder, frame rate, etc. I found bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.

Step 3: When everything is OK, just press the “Convert” button to start the conversion for DVD ISO/IFO to Kindle Fire HD 6 videos. It will not take much time. Just wait for the conversion process to get done.

Bingo! After the conversion, just transfer the converted video files to your Fire HD 6 Tablet. In this way, you can watch Harry Potter DVD ISO/IFO image files on Amazon Kindle Fire HD 6 and enjoy the DVD movies with your kids!

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Backup Disney Blu-rays to Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition for Entertainment

FAQ: “I need a best tool which can converting Disney Blu-rays to Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition for my daughter while traveling in back of car. And I will stream some movies to watch on TV. Any advice?”

Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition

Solved: Well, if you’ve already invested in lots of Disney Blu-ray films, then it’s really not worth re-purchasing all your content on Amazon just to have it on your computer at the same resolution. I mean, there you need to convert Disney Blu-rays to Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition compatible video formats with a professional ripping tool.

With Pavtube BDMagic, you can easily making digital copy of Blu-ray. It can rip the latest 3D/2D Blu-ray and DVD and convert to various video formats for some popular smartphones and tablets as well as editing software. And you can add srt/ass/ssa subtitles to the output videos to make it unique and perfect. Simple interface but effective conversion. (For Mac users, you can use Pavtube BDMagic for Mac.)

How to Rip/Convert/Backup Disney Blu-ray to Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Effortlessly?

Step 1: Load Blu-ray movies into the program.

Once you run the Disney Blu-ray Ripper, click Blu-ray disc button to load Blu-ray movie up into the Blu-ray ripping program.

Backup Disney Blu-rays to mp4

Step 2. Decide Blu-ray output format.

Click on the pull down menu of “Format”, and select “Android -> Amazon Kindle Fire HD H.264 video (*.mp4 )” as target format. The output videos could fit on Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition perfectly.

Backup Disney Blu-rays settings

Tip: If you like, you can click on Settings you could easily set bitrate, frame rate, codec, channels, sample rate, etc to adjust parameters that affect video quality and file size for the video you prefer. Keep in mind that bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.

Step 3. Click on “Convert” button to start converting Disney Blu-ray to Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition. Once the process completes, just click “Open” to find the Fire HD playable MP4 videos after the conversion and transfer them to your device with ease.

Now, you can enjoy Disney Blu-rays to Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition with your daughter while traveling in back of car.

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