Want to play VIDEO_TS files or folder on your PC, Mac, Android, iPhone, iPad? 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. You can convert TS to MP4 on Windows or Mac.
What is .ts File and How to Play 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 were first found in HD cam recorder and now are widely used on the internet as recordings from HDTV broadcasts. The file extensions of TS include: .ts, .tsv, .tsa.
Usually, normal DVD players can play video_TS, and some video playback applications (VLC, for example), video development tools, and DVD creation programs can be used to open .ts files.
But if you need to play TS videos on Android, iPhone, Mac, Window Media Player or to upload TS files to Facebook, Youtube, etc., you can convert TS to MP4, AVI, MOV, MKV, and FLV by using a TS Converter.
A TS Converter for Win & Mac
FonePaw Video Converter Ultimate is a powerful TS converter which can convert TS files to any video formats.
Convert .ts to MP4, DVD video_ts to AVI, TS to MOV, TS to FLV, TS files to WMV/MTS/3GP/VOB.
It can also convert TS files to WMA, MP3, FLAC, AAC, M4V, MKV, and other audio formats.
It also works as a TS Encoder which enables us 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 and convert .ts files on PC or Mac.
How to Convert TS to MP4/AVI/MKV/FLV
1. Add TS videos
After clicking "Add Files", select MPEG2 video from the dialog box that opens and add them to the file list.
2. Select output format
Click "Convert All to" to choose the output format. Here are some examples:
To convert TS video to MP4/AVI, select "Video" > "MP4".
To convert TS to MP4 (AVI) without losing quality: Choose "MP4/AVI" > "Same as source".
To play TS movies or videos on Android, iPhone, iPad, choose optimized presets for devices: switch to the Device tab and select the specific model of your device like iPad, PSP, Android. You can find almost all handheld devices.
Check "Create New" 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 the "Settings" button.
3. Select output location & start TS video conversion
In the "Destination" line, click "Save to" and select a folder to save the converted files. Then, click "Convert All" to convert TS to MP4, AVI, MKV, etc.
Overall, FonePaw Video Converter Ultimate lets you convert any standard video, HD video file, and even UHD 4K video format. Whether you want to convert AVI to MP4 or convert HD videos to SD, you can finish it in a few clicks.