Nvida Shield X1 and MKV from WD My Cloud issues:
“ Hi, I’m planning to buy Nvidia Shield X1 player and I have WD My Cloud drive connected to my network with my movies and pictures. Most of my movies are 1080p .mkv. Is it going to work ok? Does shileld finds movies on my network drive without problems and play all my 1080p movies? Thanks for help. “
Nvidia is very famous for designing the processor but now company has started to design and sell its own tablets. One more tablet on behalf of Nvidia is about to come in 2016 and its release date is not so far. Nvidia Shield X1 is about to come in market, which will of the same display size and resolution. No official date claimed by the company but there is a perception that it might come either in the month of May or June. It will run latest version of 2015 that is Android V6.0 Marshmallow.
How-to Load MKV Files (Unsupported files) to NVIDIA Shield X1 Tablet form WD My Cloud?
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It is a Top Video Converter especially for Android (such as NVIDIA Shield X1) users. The equivalent Mac version is Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac (including Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan). This article shares with you how to convert video to NVIDIA Shield X1 Tablet video format using Pavtube so that you can play NVIDIA Shield X1 Tablet unsupported files at anytime. Let’s take a look at how it performs:
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Step 1. Add MKV video
Install and run the corresponding program. Click “Add video” button on the top side to open the file browser window and pick your MKV video. You can also drag and drop files to the main interface of this best MKV video converter.
Tip: You can add multiple files to the queue and convert them all at one time.
Step 2: Select output format
Now choose a video format for Nvidia Shield X1 Tablet. As has been stated above, Shield supports MP4, etc video files. If you cannot find your Android device, don’t worry, choose “Android Phones 720P Video(*.mp4)” or “Android Tablets 720P Video(*.mp4)” or you can just select “Common Video” > “H.264 Video(*.mp4)” as the output video format.
Step 3. Advanced settings
Click “Settings” button to customize the output video and audio settings by yourself. But if you are not good at it, you’d better use the default parameters, they will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality basically. You can change the resolution, bit rate, frame rate as you need.
Step 4. Start encoding
Now click “Start conversion” button on the bottom of the screen to start MKV video conversion process. The amount of time it takes will vary based on your system’s hardware and the quality settings you selected.
When the conversion is done, you can click “Open” button to get the generated video files. Now, you can stream converted video to your NVIDIA Shield X1 Tablet via WD My Cloud for Android application. Now you can view MKV video on NVIDIA Shield X1 Tablet via WD My Cloud without any hassles.
Android tablets only recognize SD cards formatted in FAT 32, this limits a single file size less than 4GB. If you worry about getting a big video file larger than 4GB, you can use split feature in Pavtube software to split a large 1080p/720p MKV file into multiple chunks under 4GB. Learn to split a large video file into several small files under 4GB for Android device.