How to Convert WMV to the New iPad Mini
iPad Mini is smaller than the previous version, just only 7.85-inch. It’s more convenient for users to handle. And also, it’s an ideal tablet to watch videos on the go. However, the smaller iPad only supports a few video formats like MP4 etc. WMV, as a Windows video format developed by Microsoft, is definitely unsupported by iPad Mini. So if you have a great many WMV video files and want to watch them on iPad Mini, you have to convert WMV to iPad Mini compatible video formats first.
Wondershare Video Converter ( Video Converter for Mac ) is a reliable WMV to iPad Mini converter. It can help you easily resolve WMV’s incompatibility issue, so that you can freely enjoy your wonderful WMV digital content on iPad Mini with the original video & video quality. The whole conversion process is just three steps and only takes you a few minutes.
1 Add WMV files to this WMV to iPad Mini converter
When you run it, you can automatically enter into this app’s conversion interface. Here, you can see two “Add Files” buttons. One is in the main menu; the other is in this app’s pane. Just click one to let you import your wanted WMV files from your computer to this app’s pane. Or directly drag WMV files in the pane to start conversion.
2 Choose an iPad Mini compatible video format
The iPad Mini supports MP4 format with H.264 encoded. You can select MP4 format and adjust the video codec manually in its output format window. Actually, there is easier way to choose an appropriate format for iPad Mini. Just select a directly-optimized video format that this excellent video converter team specially designs for iPad Mini. Get the details below.
Click the format drop-down list in the right side of the main interface. Immediately, its output format window will pop up. Here, hit the “Device” tab; select the “Apple” category, where you can find the optimized video format for iPad Mini. Of course, you can choose MP4 as the output format and set H.264 codec. To do it, you can select MP4 from “Format” tab>”Video”>”MP4 video”. And then click the “Setting” button below to choose H.264.
3 Start WMV to iPad Mini convertion
Just start WMV to iPad Mini conversion by clicking the "Convert" button in the bottom-right corner of this app. Now, this app will convert WMV format to iPad Mini friendly format automatically. If you just import a WMV movie, this app can convert it for you quickly. Of course, it’ll take you a while if you import several WMV files on one go. It’s worth mentioning this app converts files with the fastest speed currently in the market.
When it’s done, you can click the "Open Folder” button at the bottom to find these output files. Next, sync the converted files to iPad Mini for playback via iTunes application.