TS Video Converter: Convert TS to MP4/AVI

By Emily Watson, Friday, July 17, 2015

Want to play VIDEO_TS files or folder on your computer or mobile devices? On this page you will find the easiest way to convert TS files to MP4 or AVI and open them on your devices without any barriers.

But first:

What is VIDEO_TS?

Transport stream (TS) is a standard format for transmission and storage of audio, video, and data. It is specified for MPEG-2 part 1 systems, which compresses the video data. TS files are nowadays very wide spread on the Internet as recordings from HDTV broadcasts.

Usually, normal DVD players are implemented with support for playing TS files, and many video playback applications, video development tools and DVD creation programs can be used to open and view the content of these .ts files. If you don't have these devices, you can also convert TS to some popular video formats like MP4, AVI, MOV, MKV and FLV by using a TS Converter.

Brief Introduction of TS Converter

TS files are not exactly commonplace. If you want to play TS video on iPhone, iPad, android and other devices or you need to upload them to Facebook, Youtube and other video sharing sites, you need a powerful TS Converter.

FonePaw Video Converter Ultimate is the right choice. This software can not only convert TS files to MP4 and AV, but it convert TS videos to other video format which includes: MOV, FLV, WMV, MTS, 3GP, VOB, WMA, MP3,FLAC , AAC, M4V, MKV and more. Besides, FonePaw Video Converter Ultimate is also a TS Encoder which enables to convert popular video formats to TS like MP4 to TS, MOV to TS, AVI to TS, WMV to TS, etc.

Free download the trial version of this program and run it on your computer.

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How to Convert TS to MP4/AVI/MKV/FLV

1. Add TS videos

After clicking "Add File(s)", select TS files from the dialog box that opens and add them to the file list.

Add TS Video File

2. Select output format
Click "Profile" to choose the output format. Here are some examples:

a. General video: Select "General Video" > "MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4)"/"AVI- Audio-Video-Interleaved (* avi)".

b. HD video: Choose "HD video" > "HD MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4)"/"HD AVI Video (* avi)".

c. Optimized presets for devices: scroll down and select the specific model of your device like iPad, PSP, Android. You can find almost all handheld devices.

Select Output Format in General Video


Check "Apply to all" to apply the current profile to all the files. If you'd like to adjust the parameters like bit rate, frame rate, resolution, etc, click "Settings" button.

3. Select output location and start TS video conversion

In the "Destination" line, click "Browse" and select a folder to save the converted files. Then, click "Convert" to start converting TS to MP4, AVI, MKV, etc.

Select Output Location and Convert TS Video

Editor's Note: Overall, FonePaw Video Converter Ultimate lets you convert virtually any standard video, HD video file and even UHD 4K video format without hassles. Whether you want to convert AVI to MP4 or convert HD videos to SD, you can finish it in few clicks. Besides, with this software, you can DIY your videos and download many online videos freely. Don't hesitate to download it!

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