“”I have a Philips TV that came with a USB port in the back. I have tried a usb stick with some MP4 movies, but the TV doesn’t seem to recognize that it exists. Any advice on how to do this or how to find out?””

As a big entertainment in our daily life, Philips Smart TV always brings us great movie enjoyment via USB flash drive or Wifi connection. If you have lots of MP4 files and a Philips TV, you may want to watch the MP4 files on Philips TV. Whereas, when you try to do this, you’ll find it’s not easy as you image. It would occur issues like Philips TV won’t detect MP4 video, although MP4 is listed as a supported format in Philips TV tech support. Don’t worry. Just read on to get some tricks to play MP4 on Philips TV smoothly from this page.

If you click on full specs of your Philips TV, it shows every file format it can play. In case, MP4 is not supported by Philips TV, you need to take a little up front time and set up a workflow that will convert your MP4 video into a format that Hisense likes. The prior solution is to download and install U2USoft Video Converter Ultimate which allows you to convert any video files including MP4 to Philips TV most compatible like MKV.

This smart video converter is outstanding due to its customization tool. You can easily adjust the output file size, frame rate to perfectly fit on your Philips TV. Besides MP4, the software has a codec pack that enables conversion between different video and audio file formats, it can convert AVI, MOV, FLV, MPG, etc to Hisnese TV supported file format with the best quality. For converting videos to Philips TV on Mac OS X, Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is right for you. Follow the step-by-step guide on watch MP4 movies on Philips TV from USB smoothly.

– Rip/convert commercial DVD with copy & region code protection
– Convert common or uncommon video like H.265/HEVC, MXF, XAVC/XAVC S, -AVCHD, etc to virtually any file formats
– Create SBS/TAB/Anaglyph 3D video from 3D or 2D DVD/video files
– Output DVD/video to various device and program preset profile formats
– Adjust output profile parameters: codec, size, bit rate, frame rate, resolution, sample rate, channels, etc
– Versatile video editing functions: rotate, trim, merge, split, watermark, effect, subtitles, etc.

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Simple Steps to Convert Unsupported Videos to Philips TV

Step 1: Run the best Philips TV Video Converter, then you can load files by browser or just drag and drop the video files to the software. This program supports batch conversion so you can load multiple videos to batch them. Blu-ray and DVD are also supported to imported easily.

Load files

Step 2: Click “Profile” and select MP4 as the output format. If you want to convert Blu-ray to MP4 for iPhone, iPad, Samsung Galaxy, Google Nexus, etc., you can browse to find any video preset as the output format.

hd video format

Tips: The default setting works well. Of course, if you want to customize video and audio encoding settings, just click the Settings button to customize these settings. You can adjust the output video/audio resolution, frame rate, bit rate, etc. to customize the output files to get the best quality you want.

Step 3: After the above steps are done, you can click “Convert” button to convert your video to Philips TV supported formats. Once the process ends, you can find the generated MP4 video in the output folder. Then you can transfer the video files into USB HDD and then play the video files on Philips TV.