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11-23-2016, 08:52 PM
Description: This guide will explain why Samsung TV won't play FLV as well as provide the workaround to successfully play FLV on Samsung Smart TV, OLED TV, UHD TV, LED TV etc.

Samsung LED TV, Smart TV, 3D TV and 4K series TV are very popular on the HDTV market, many users choose to buy Samsung HDTVs because of its high quality and beautiful design. While due to various reasons such as TV brand itself format limitation, not all TVs have the same file formats being played. For example, if you got a Samsung TV but gloomy to find the movies you had in FLV format to play on Samsung TV can't work. Or you finally made movies in FLV playing on Samsung TV by USB connecting, but the playback quality is too garbage to watch. That must be too crushing and overwhelming, right? No worry, this article will help you to solve Samsung TV FLV playing compatibility issue with high quality.

Why FLV playing on Samsung TV is error?

Based on Samsung TV official website, we can know that Samsung TV supported video format (http://www.mediadimo.com/tv-supported-format.html#samsungtv) is limited, and its best video format is H.264 codec MP4 format. So to add FLV/MKV (http://www.mediadimo.com/watch-mkv-on-samsung-tv.html)/MOV/H.265 (http://www.mediadimo.com/play-h265-on-4k-tv.html) to Samsung TV, you have to convert them to the best compatible format for Samsung TV.

How to watch FLV on Samsung TV via USB?

To permanently solve Samsung TV FLV playback issues (http://lovemtime.blogspot.com/2016/11/play-flv-on-samsung-tv.html) and successfully play FLV on Samsung TV from USB, we need to convert FLV to Samsung TV natively supported format. But if you are NOT the video conversion geek, it's better to find a effective tool like Dimo Video Converter Ultimate (http://www.mediadimo.com/video-converter-ultimate) to directly convert FLV to Samsung TV optimized high quality formats.

Compatible with both Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista and mac OS X 10.5 and above, Dimo Video Converter Ultimate is just a right Samsung TV video converter which can fully meet your needs. Why? It can convert all downloaded and made FLV files to Samsung Smart TV. The most advanced feature differing from many other converters is: there is no need for you to know which parameters are suitable for Samsung TV or any other pop TVs like Apple TV, Android Smart TV, latest Curved/8K/4K TV, LG TV, Sony TV and more.

Cause our professional FLV Samsung TV video converter has set "Samsung TV" as an output format, which concludes all formats compatible with Samsung Smart TV. And you will get the high quality video play on your Samsung TV without quality loss. Even if you're a complete newbie for technical parameters towards media formats, this software make it easy for you to play any FLV video or any other formats on TV.

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How to convert FLV to Samsung TV more compatible format?

With the innovative GUI, Dimo Video Converter Ultimate, the powerful FLV Samsung TV video converter, has stepped into a whole new level of performance and portability. Wherever your ideas take you, you'll get there faster than ever with FLV loading, high-performance FLV conversion processing, state-of-the-art output format presets, and more.

Step 1: Start the FLV to Samsung TV converter and drag .flv files to the software interface to import the file.


Step 2: Set output video format as Samsung TV by click "Select Format" > "Device" > "Samsung TV".


Tip: Based on acceleration technology of NVIDIA CUDA, you can click the Settings icon and choose encoder "libx264" to get 6X faster conversion speed up before starting FLV conversion for Samsung Smart TV, and adjust the video bite rate, codec, frame rate, audio sample rate, etc parameters if you like to custom output video quality and size.


Step 3: Hit the "Start" button; this video converter will start to convert .flv for playback on Samsung TV through USB drive or DLNA.

After the conversion is over, connect the USB drive with computer and head to the output folder where the converted files are stored, transfer the files to the USB drive then plug the drive in the Samsung TV. Or if you dislike external USB, you could mirror converted files to Samsung TV by "media server" of Dimo Video Converter Ultimate in simply 3-step wirelessly operation (http://www.mediadimo.com/mirror-videos.html). For Mac users, please kindly refer to Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac. (http://www.mediadimo.com/video-converter-ultimate-for-mac)

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Have a nice enjoyment! Any question regarding with Samsung TV please feel free to contact us (support@mediadimo.com).

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