Home » Tutorial

How to Put Video on iPad, Play Video on iPad?

One of the many great features of the iPad is the ability to watch videos from movies, TV shows, video podcasts, and even music videos. It’s easy to put videos on your iPad, and by reading this post you should be well on your way to playing great video on your iPad.

What type of TV shows and videos can be played on iPad?

  • Support for 1024 by 768 pixels with Dock Connector to VGA Adapter; 576p and 480p with Apple Component AV Cable; 576i and 480i with Apple Composite AV Cable
  • H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
  • MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats

How to put your own videos on iPad?

Note: you cannot put everything in your iPad. For video files, you have to make sure that your videos are in iPad acceptable formats.

How to convert video for iPad?

Tool Required:
iPad Video Converter
– Here we’d like to introduce a powerful video converter software for Apple iPad – Aiseesoft iPad Video Converter which can convert among almost all video formats including converting videos to iPad format.

Also you may have many DVDs and want to put and watch them on your iPad. DVD to iPad Converter is the best choice. It can  let you put all your DVD movies on your iPad easily.

Step 1. Install Aiseesoft iPad Video Converter
Download the Aiseesoft AVI to iPad Video Converter
and install it to your system . If you’re use Mac, you will use iSkysoft iPad Video Converter and then follow the same instructions.

Step 2. Load videos you want to convert.
Click “Add Files” button and import video files.

Step 3. Set output format.
Choose your iPad output in the “Profile” pull-down menu. For example: if you have a wifi iPad, select the “iPad MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4)” setting. This will give you a great-looking video and take the least amount of conversion time. If you’d like to modify some parameters, you can change them at the Settings window below.

Step 4. Set output folder.
Click “Browse” button to select a folder or create a new one for saving your converted iPad video files.

Step 5. Convert.
Check files you want to convert and hit “Convert” button to start your conversion.

OK, done. After you sync the converted video to iPad using iTunes, you can now put and play video on iPad anywhere.