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Old 11-27-2008, 08:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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When I play .avi movies they are slow and the sound is faster then the video. What are some supported video formats that play better. I'm guessing I need some lower quality movies so how can I reduce the quality of a movie?
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Hi,
are you familiar with the optimal video settings for the curve?
I had the same issues until I transcoded the videos.
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Use Blackberry Video Converting to change them to the appropriate avi format for your device. I converted the fob files from a movie I ripped to my computer then transfered them to my phone and they view wonderfully.
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WMV may be a more compresses format for you which will lead to more efficient playing, downloading and spacw in general
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MP4 works best. 300obps bit rate stereo.

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Seabyrd Technologies BlackBerry Video Converter
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I use 'Any Video Converter'

profile - avi
vid codec - mpeg4
vid size - 320x240 or 240x180
vid bitrate - 400kbps
vid framerate - 24fps
audio codec - mp3
audio bitrate - 128kpbs
sample rate - 44khz
audio channels - 2

works great for me
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check this out lonck

Supported media types
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i installed Blackberry Video converter and i still see some delays..... ???
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I like 3GP, I have a 2 hour movie and it's only 110 MB. And it looks very good.
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