Sony recently touted that between the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita the company has sold over 100 million systems, but it admits that the Vita might not be the platform of choice for AAA Western games.
Can you watch AVI Videos on PS Vita?
I've been watching anime for a few months now and making do with just watching on my PC, but now I've been forced to share a room with my brother so don't always have access to my PC, is there a way to convert .avi to a .mp4 format that my PS Vita could handle so I can watch anime in bed/on the go, or even .avi files I can then convert to .mp4? I've tried Handbrake and the quality was terrible, as well as freemake video converter, which didn't work at all. Can anyone help?
In fact you simply need a power AVI to PS Vita Converter to transcode your AVI video to PlayStation Vita recognizable video format, for instance convert AVI to MP4. PS Vita Video Converter Ultimate is just masterful at the job of converting MKV to PS Vita optimized MP4.
1. AVI videos stored (externally-downloaded or from other source)
2. Download and install Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate for PS Vita or its equivalent Mac version.
How to Convert AVI video to PS Vita for watching
Step 1: Load AVI video to the Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate
Click "Add Video" button to load AVI files from hard drive, or you can simply drag and drop the files to this program directly. Batch conversion is supported so that you can add multiple files.
Step 2: Select an output format for PS Vita
Select PS Vita video format from the drop-down profile list of "Format" bar. Here you're recommended to choose "Sony PS Vita Video(*.mp4)" from " PSP/PS3" category. The output videos could fit on the PS Vita perfectly.
If you like, you can click "Settings" to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. Keep in mind that bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.
Step 3: Convert AVI video to PS Vita
Click "Convert" button to start converting AVI videos to PlayStation Vita. When the conversion finishes, click "Open" to get the result mp4 videos, add them to your PS Vita. Just enjoy the movies!
If you have some Blu-ray collections and want to convert them for playing on PS Vita, learn this tutorial here.