Compress Tivo recordings to MP4 for Galaxy S3
Tivo to Galaxy S3 Converter-Transfer/Copy Tivo TV shows to Galaxy S3
Compress Tivo to MP4 for Galaxy S3 with Tivo to Galaxy S3 Converter
Summary: Transfer recorded TV shows (*.tivo) from your TiVo box so as to backup and play the TiVo recordings on the Samsung Galaxy S III. First, you need to convert TiVo files to MP4 videos.
Tivo, the popular TV recording device officially released its App for Android tablets or smartphone. For Samsung Galaxy S3 users, when you transfer your recorded TiVo shows from your PC to your Galaxy S3, only to find these TiVo files are not so easy to play back. How to do? Here is an easy way to fix it, you can search Tivo to Galaxy S3 Converter via "Google", it will tell you how to convert TiVo files to Galaxy S3 compatible format, such as: H.264 MP4.
In addition, you can also use other video converter tool, here I recommend Pavtube Tivo to MP4 Converter, with this easy-to-use TiVo convert tool, you can convert TiVo to Galaxy S3 supported video format within simple four steps with a high output video quality.
PS: This TiVo to Galaxy S3 Converter is an all-in-one video converter and editor tool based on NVIDIA CUDA and ATI Stream (AMD APP) acceleration technologies. It can also help you convert any other 1080p, 720p HD videos and movies like AVI, MKV, WMV, FLV, MOV, MOD, MTS, M2TS, 3GP, MPEG, etc to Galaxy S3.
Follow the steps below to transfer TiVo recordings to Galaxy S3 with original HD quality. Below is the two parts:
Part One: Transfer TV recordings from TiVo box to your PC.
Required Application: TiVo Desktop (freeware)
TiVo Desktop is a free tool that lets you publish and share digital music, photos and TiVo recordings between your networked TiVo Series DVR/HD-DVR and your computer. Get TiVo Desktop and to transfer shows from your TiVo to PC.
Part Two: Convert/Compress TiVo TV shows to MP4 for Galaxy S III.
Step 1. Launch the Pavtube TiVo to Galaxy S3 Converter. Click the "Option" icon and in the interface, click "TiVo" icon, here you need to enter Media Access Key, and click "OK" to confirm.
How to find your Media Access Key on TiVo: Go to "TiVo Central" menu >> "Messages and Set Up" "Account and System Information", and your Media Access Key would be there.
Step 2. Drag and drop TiVo shows to the main interface for converting TiVo to MP4.
Step 3. Click on the "Format" bar to select output format.
The Patch contains the preset for Galaxy S3. So this step is rather simple after you installed it. What you need to do is as follows:
Click on " Format >> Samsung >> Samsung Galaxy S III Video (*.mp4) ".
Step 4. Press "Convert" to convert and compress TiVo shows to MP4 videos for transferring to Android tablet. The preset will downsize a TiVo file to less than 4GB so as to meet the FAT32 file system that used on Android devices.
After conversion completes you can click "Open" to find converted and copy TV shows to your Galaxy S3 or other Android tablet/smartphone for carrying along with.
Provided that you are a Mac guy rather than PC fan, Pavtube Mac TiVo video Converter is a better choice for you to convert TiVo recordings to MP4 for Galaxy S3, Galaxy Tab 2, iPad 3, Apple TV 3, Acer Iconia Tab A700 etc.