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Old 01-18-2008, 01:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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The blurb says the Curve can run AVIs. I have AVIs that run on my PC and run on my Treo - but I get an 'Error Playing' message when I try to play them on my 8310.

So, is there a "special" BB avi format?
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Originally Posted by philmair View Post
The blurb says the Curve can run AVIs. I have AVIs that run on my PC and run on my Treo - but I get an 'Error Playing' message when I try to play them on my 8310.

So, is there a "special" BB avi format?
EDIT: here's a chart from BB's site for the 4.2.2 OS supported formats.

Supported Video Formats
MPEG-4 Part 2 (Simple Profile and bvop, including DivX 4)
File formats - .avi, .3gp, .mp4, .mov
Video - Up to 320 x 240, up to 800 kbps, up to 30 frames per second
H.263 (Profile 0 & Profile 3)
File formats - .avi, .3gp, .mp4, .mov
Video - up to 320 x 240, up to 800 kbps, up to 30 frames per second
Windows Media® Video (Simple Profile)
File formats - .wmv
Video - Up to 320 x 240, up to 800 kbps, up to 24 frames per second
Note: Windows Media Video is supported in BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.1 and above.

Unsupported Video Formats
MPEG-4 Part 10 (H.264 / AVC)
MPEG-4 Part 2 (Advanced Simple Profile)
H.263+
DivX 3, 5, 6
XviD
3GPP2 (.3g2)
Windows Media Video Main/Advanced Profile (.wmv)
Advanced Systems Format (.asf)
Real Media (.rm)
MPEG-1 / MPEG-2


Supported Audio Formats
MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 Layer 3 (.mp3)
AAC/AAC+/eAAC+ (.m4a or .aac)
MIDI (.mid or .smf)
AMR-NB (.amr)
WAVE (.wav)
Windows Media Audio (.wma)
WMAPro - 16 bit, stereo output configuration (.wma)
Note: Windows Media Audio and WMAPro are supported in BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.1 and above.


Unsupports Audio Formats
MPEG-1 Layer 1 & 2
MPEG-2 Layer 1 & 2
Real Audio (.ra)

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