Open Media Community

The site will share everything regarding media, or more specified, multimedia, internet, and technology. It’s open!

November 5th, 2013

Transfer Music, Video files from PC to Galaxy Tab 3 with Samsung Kies?

44,051 views, Samsung, by Emma Miller.
Share Button

In this tutorial I would be going through process of transferring videos, music and photos from your PC to Galaxy Tab 3 with Kies.

Galaxy Tab 3 has a 3-megapixel camera and a new 1.3-megapixel video call camera around the front, plus other features such as Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS and a 4000mAh battery. As for the OS, Samsung has installed Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and has placed TouchWiz over the top.

In addition to the regular Wi-Fi Galaxy Tab 3, Samsung will produce a 3G version with voice capabilities, for those who think the Galaxy Mega doesn’t look big enough when held up against their face, putting it up against hardware such as the Asus Fonepad. The Wi-Fi model will go on sale first, with a global launch in May, while the 3G Tab 3 will follow in June.

Maybe you just received your Galaxy tab 3. Or you own a Galaxy Tab, anyway, i think this article is very useful for you. Which helps you get started with Kies, Samsung’s desktop utility for getting various types of media – games, music, videos, podcasts etc – onto your phone from your PC (Windows only). Using this freeware provided by Samsung you can connect the Galaxy Tab to PC and transfer videos, music and pictures to the device at ease.

Guide for connecting and transferring video files from PC to Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 with Kies.

Software availability: Kies Download

Step 1. Install Kies to your PC.

Once you’ve downloaded the .exe, do the usual double click on the desktop icon to start the installer. This runs you through various steps such as choosing your country and language and what specific elements you want to install. Once you’ve finally installed Kies and booted it up, you see this nice user guide. This is useful, read it through and you’ll learn the basic features of Kies.

Step 2. Setup your Galaxy Tab for Kies connection.

Boot the Galaxy Tab device, press the Menu Key 

In Menu mode, select “Settings -> Wireless and network -> USB settings -> Samsung Kies”.

Step 3. Connect your Galaxy Tab to the PC with a USB cable.

Kies will automatically detect the device. Your connected Galaxy Tab will appear as icons at the upper right corner of the screen in the order they have been connected.

Step 4. Exporting videos from PC to Galaxy Tab 3.

Click on “My Computer” at the left top of Kies to open My Computer Window, and select the files you want to export. Drag and drop the selected items onto either the connected Galaxy Tab icon or the Device Browser window.

Step 5. Remove the Galaxy Tab device.

Close Kies, and click the “Safely remove hardware” icon on the taskbar to remove Galaxy Tab from your PC. Now you can play the video files on Galaxy Tab freely. Hope this helps.

Supported video formats and codec by Galaxy Tab 3

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 is an excellent media player that supports SD video clips as well as HD videos up to 1080p. Just one thing, make sure the video format and codec is supported by Galaxy Tab before you sync the videos to the tablet. Here are supported file formats by Galaxy Tab for your reference below:

  • Supported video format (file extentsion) by Galaxy Tab 3: MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, 3GP, FLV, MKV
  • Supported video codec by Galaxy Tab 3: MPEG4, H.264, H.263, WMV
  • Supported audio format and codec by Galaxy Tab 3: MP3, OGG, AC3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, FLAC

Ensure Galaxy Tab play all kinds of videos

In case that your video files are not in these formats and codec, you can use the Video Converter tool included in Kies to convert source videos for Galaxy Tab playback. This video converter tool, however, supports limited formats and converts videos forever long.

A recommended alternative here is Pavtube Videos to Galaxy Tab 3 Converter, a universal converter software that converts among various video formats (AVI, MP4, WMV, VOB, MTS, M2TS, MP4, MKV, MPG, etc) and features Galaxy Tab 3 optimized prests for conversion. This little tool makes it possible for you to play MKV/MTS/AVI/MPG on Galaxy Tab 3.

To view Blu-ray/DVD movies on Galaxy Tab 3, try Pavtube Blu-ray to Galaxy Tab 3 Converter, which rips Blu-ray Discs and standard DVDs to Galaxy Tab 3 support format.

Learn more Galaxy Tab 3 related articles:

Related Posts
Transform Music DVD to H.264 MP4 for Galaxy Note 3 & Android Tablets on long flights
Overview Though Android developer website describes that Android platform supports MP4 files, sometimes we still encounter can't play Music DVD directly on Android-powered mobiles and tablets etc. Why Android won't play DVD ...
READ MORE
How to set up your Galaxy S5 for better one-handed use
If you're finding the Galaxy S5 to be a little too big for comfortable one-handed operation, there is something you can do about it. TouchWiz comes with a handy feature ...
READ MORE
For AVI to Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and 8.4 playback issues
“I just got an Android Tablet that is Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and then want to put AVI movies for playback on my tablet. At first, i think installing ...
READ MORE
How can I transfer DVD movies to Galaxy NotePro 12.2
This guide explains how you can convert DVD movies for your Samsung Galaxy NotePro 12.2 from your existing collection, so that you can watch them on your Galaxy NotePro 12.2 ...
READ MORE
Transfer MKV/AVI/WMV/M4V/MPG/MVI/WebM/FLV to Samsung Galaxy NotePro 12.2 for watching on the go
Samsung Galaxy NotePro 12.2 is the largest Samsung Galaxy Note to-date after the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition). It has a 12.2-inch of display with 2560 x 1600 pixels ...
READ MORE
The simplest solution of put MKV/AVI/VOB/MPG/WMV/Tivo/FLV/MVI/WebM videos to Galaxy Tab 3 Kids edition
Q: This weekend, I will participate my colleague in the wedding, inconvenient to take with children. I would asked my friend to help take care of my 5 years old ...
READ MORE
Useful Tips – DVD to Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and 8.4
        These Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4. two tablets pair with a vividly colorful, razor-sharp screen and thin and light design and you no doubt ...
READ MORE
Recommended Best Video Formats for Galaxy Tab 3/Note 3
In below article you can know about the recommended video formats for Galaxy Tab/Note 3 and comprehensive ways to rip and convert Blu-ray/DVD/videos to Galaxy Tab/Note 3 supported video formats ...
READ MORE
Features of Samsung Galaxy S5 – Everyone Need to Know
Today Mobile Phone is most important part of over life style. Among all other devices Android Smartphone are continued to make their grip stronger in Smartphone world. AS the use ...
READ MORE
How to Rip your large BR selection to MP4 for using in portable devices when travelling?
Summary: This guide introduces how to backup/rip Blu-ray discs to your locate network, so that you can stream them to your smartphones and Tablets for playback at any time. With a ...
READ MORE
Transform Music DVD to H.264 MP4 for Galaxy
How to set up your Galaxy S5 for
For AVI to Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and
How can I transfer DVD movies to Galaxy
Transfer MKV/AVI/WMV/M4V/MPG/MVI/WebM/FLV to Samsung Galaxy NotePro 12.2 for
The simplest solution of put MKV/AVI/VOB/MPG/WMV/Tivo/FLV/MVI/WebM videos to
Useful Tips – DVD to Samsung Galaxy Tab
Recommended Best Video Formats for Galaxy Tab 3/Note
Features of Samsung Galaxy S5 – Everyone Need
How to Rip your large BR selection to

Back Top

Responses to “Transfer Music, Video files from PC to Galaxy Tab 3 with Samsung Kies?”

  1. Pingback:Free Online Article ReWriter Download

  2. Pingback:more

  3. Pingback:guvesdilort

  4. Pingback:Jecol

  5. Pingback:Alice

Leave a Reply