How to Play MP4 on Galaxy S4
Although it’s officially said Samsung Galaxy S IV can support MP4 files, there will be times when you can't play MP4 on Galaxy S4. What's the matter? MP4 is a container format, with audio and video data inside. And different MP4 files are encoded with different audio & video codecs. However, Galaxy S4 only supports few codecs in MP4, such as H.264 MP4. If you come across some MP4 files that can't be played on the device, it's probably the audio & video codec problem. The only solution is to convert your MP4 to Galaxy S4 fully-supported formats.
Wondershare Video Converter ( Video Converter for Mac ) is the best tool to do this job. With it, you don't need to learn about these complicated codec knowledge. You just simply select an optimized preseting for Samsung Galaxy S4 as the output format. Then, this smart MP4 to Galaxy S4 converter is able to make your MP4 files fit the device best with one click. Follow the guide step by step now.
1 Load MP4 files to this MP4 to Galaxy S4 video converter
Run this smart Galaxy S4 converter, and then add your local MP4 file by either hitting the “Add Files” button in the top left hand corner of the program window or directly dragging the target file to this app. It’s shown as a video thumbnail.
1. If you convert several MP4 files, you can import them simultaneously. This app supports batch conversion.
2. If your MP4 files are some clips from the same scene and you want to merge them into a complete file, you need to tick the "Merge all videos into one file" option at this time.
2 Select Galaxy S4 as the output format
Expand this app’s output format list by clicking the format button on the Output Format panel. Go to the “Device”> “Samsung” category, and then you can find the Galaxy S4 here. The output format is specially designed for the device.
3 Start MP4 to Galaxy S4 conversion
Click the "Convert" button in the bottom right hand corner of this MP4 to Galaxy S IV converter to perform the video conversion. A few minutes later, you’ll see a note saying all the tasks have been finished. At this time, directly click the "Open Folder" at the bottom of the program window, where you can find the converted files.
Now, you can transfer these output files to your Galaxy S4 smartphone for watching. To do it, you need to plug your device to your computer via cable first. And then, enter into the device from your computer. At last, copy the output files there. Just play them on your Samsung Galaxy S4!
Please get the video tutorial below.