The article would show you how to convert AVI to LG Smart TV step-by-step with a professional Video Converter Ultimate.

The main benefit of a smart TV is the ability to access a large number of “channels” that offer TV programs, movies, music, without having to connect a TV antenna or subscribe to a cable/satellite service. Also, in some cases, a smart TV may provide web browsing, gaming, as well as access to compatible media content stored on your PC or USB Flash Drives.

Playing .avi files on USB stick directly to TV?
“I am looking to replace my old TV as well as my DVD (which stopped working thanks to the children). If I buy a new LG Smart TV with USB connection, and I load media files (.avi and .mpg) onto a USB key, will the TV be able to play the files if I plug USB key directly into the TV? Can anyone help?”

Unfortunately, from LG TV official website we know that LG TV can only support limited video formats and AVI is excluded. To fix LG TV AVI playback issue, if you are not familiar with the format and codec, even don’t know the specific way of transcoding, a simple and effective solution is is recommended – a professional LG TV converter.

Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate stands out among the options. The software is able to convert AVI as well as virtually all video formats like MKV, VOB, FLV, WMV, MTS, MOV, etc to LG TV friendly file formats like .divx, .mp4 without quality loss. Plus, it offers kinds of preset profiles for media players including Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, Nexus 7, Kindle Fire HD, Nook HD, Samsung Galaxy Tab, etc to meet your different needs. If you are Mac users, please turn to iMedia Converter for Mac. Download the software and we will share a quick solution with you.

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1. Import AVI files

Import video files to this video converter by dragging video into the interface or you can click “Add” button to import video files.

Tip: Make sure the subtitle you’ve downloaded and the .avi video have the same name and they are kept in the same file.

Step 2: Choose An Optimized LG TV Model

Set output video format as H.264 MP4 under Format > Common Video. In general, mp4 is a well-accepted file format for its ability to save memory storage and keep up the video quality.

Tip: Before start the AVI conversion for LG Smart TV, you can click the Settings icon and adjust the video bitrate, codec, frame rate, audio sample rate, etc parameters. You can also click Edit to crop the source video so as to get the part you want and get rid of some black bars or even trim the ads part off.

Step 3: Transcode MKV to LG TV Compatible Format

Hit the Convert button, and this video converter will start to convert .avi to mp4 for playing on LG TV immediately.

After the conversion is over, head to the destination folder where the converted files are stored, and then you can play AVI files on LG Smart TV through USB port smoothly. Enjoy.

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