View Full Version : mpeg-2 question

sascha h-k
Aug 3, 2009, 09:19 AM

i'm new to apple tv, so my question:
does it support mpeg-2 ?


Aug 3, 2009, 09:32 AM
According to 1 (http://www.apple.com/appletv/specs.html) and 2 (http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jspa?threadID=1469186), it does not.
But you can convert the MPEG-2 files with MPEG Streamclip (www.squared5.com) to an MPEG-4 encoded file, but you may need the QT MPEG-2 Component, which costs 20$ I think, unless you have Final Cut Studio.

sascha h-k
Aug 3, 2009, 09:36 AM

i have both, mpeg streamclip & qt mpeg-2 plugin ...

i use it to burn dvd's from my dreambox data.