How to Play MOV Files (Quicktime) on Android Phones
In general, Android doesn't support MOV(QuickTime) files. So in order to play them on Android phones, you will need to convert MOV to Android compatible video formats, or use Android media player that enables the playback of more exotic formats. In this article, you’ll learn how to play MOV(QuickTime) files on Android phones using either of these two methods.
Method 1: Convert MOV(QuickTime) files to other formats
To easily play MOV file on android phones, you need to download a professional Android video converter- Wondershare Video Converter. With it, converting the MOV files to Android phone is so easy, and you could enjoy your videos on Android phone on the go. Now let's see how to use it.
1 Add MOV files to the converter
Install and run this software. Click the “Add Files” button or directly drag-n-drop MOV file to the program.
2 Set output format
The key point to play MOV on Android phones is to choose the right and suitable output format. Video Converter is here to help. After adding MOV file, click the “Format” icon in the "Output Format" tab, and then switch to the “Device” category. Here you can get almost all Android phone models from the list. Select one according to your needs.
3 Start the conversion process
Hit the “Convert” button. Then this video converter will instantly start the conversion process and the progress bar will show you the remaining time. After several seconds, you’re done!
Method 2: Play MOV(QuickTime) files with Android media player
If don't want to convert MOV files, you can directly play the files on your Android phone using the powerful and free Android media player like Wondershare Player for Android. This Android media player supports various video formats like FLV, MKV, AVI, ROMB, MP4, MOV and more. Besides, you can also use it to watch videos from the most popular entertainment sites, like YouTube, Vevo, Matecafe, Vimeo, etc.. Following this tip below and see how to play MOV file with it.
Step 1 Download and install this Android media player
Now just click the download buttons above to either download the APK or down from Google Play. Then install it on your phone.
Step 2 Transfer the MOV file to phone
Connect your Android Phone to computer. Open the path specified for the MOV file, and transfer it to phone. Then start Wondershare Player for Android to play it.
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