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Movie Format for iPad
- iPad Compatible Movie Formats, Best Movie Format for iPad

best movie format for ipadA beautiful 9.7-inch high-resolution display makes iPad perfect for watching any kind of video: from HD movies and TV shows to podcasts and music videos. Since iPad is essentially one big screen - with no distracting keypad or buttons - you feel completely immersed in whatever you're watching.

But not all kinds of video formats can be played on iPad. So here we list the compatible movie format for iPad.

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Best Video and Movie Format for iPad

* 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;

* Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.

iPad Supported TV Formats

* 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.

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