How to Convert AVI to iPad 2/3 With AVI to iPad 2/3 Converter for Mac?

Want to watch AVI files on the new iPad 3? According to its tech spec for TV and video on Apple official site, iPad 3 can support videos in AVI format, but it just supports AVI files in Motion JPEG codec. So you’ll find most of your AVI files (not Motion JPEG encoded) fail to play on iPad 3. At this time, a third-part tool is necessary for you. You have to convert AVI to an iPad 3-compatible video format with a reliable AVI to iPad 3 converter.

What’s a good AVI to iPad 3 converter? First, it should fully support MTS video formats. Second, all iPad models are supported, especially the new iPad which comes with ultra-HD retina display. Last, it needs to be simple and easy to use. To suit all these needs, I highly recommend iSkysoft Video Converter, which fully supports MTS format and all iPad models (the new iPad included). It includes preset settings for iPad video format so that you can directly convert MTS to iPad friendly formats in 3 steps: just import video files, choose iPad output format, and click Convert to go. No settings required. Basic video editing tools are also provided. If you want to edit MTS in iMovie or Final Cut Pro, this MTS to iPad converter also convert MTS to iMovie and Final Cut Pro format effortlessly.

How to Use AVI to iPad Video Converter on Mac

iSkysoft Video Converter runs on Mac and Windows operating system. Here I’ll take the Mac version to show you how to convert AVI to iPad-friendly format so you can play or edit on Mac OS X. The Windows version comes with a slightly different interface, but the work flow is similar.

Step 1. Add AVI to iPad video converter

1. After downloaded  iSkysoft Video Converter for Mac and install it and launch it from Application folder. This AVI to iPad converter app works perfectly with iPad by offering the built-in profile for all iPad models (the new iPad included). Therefore, you don’t have to make any changes to convert AVI to iPad compatible formats. To import AVI files, simply drag and drop them from Finder to the primary window. Alternatively, go to “File > Import” to add AVI files from computer.

MTS to iPad

Step 2. Choose iPad output format

After AVI files are added, you’ll see the output format is already chosen by default. Click the format icon to the right side of the added items to bring up a window, in which you can open the Format list and choose your iPad model from the Apple Devices category. The format, resolution, bit rate and other video settings are optimal for your iPad. However, you can also change it to suit your need by clicking Option button.

MTS to iPad 4S

Step 3. Start to convert AVI to iPad video on Mac

Lastly, click Convert button at the bottom to start AVI to iPad conversion. The AVI to iPad Video Converter will finish the tasks automatically. The conversion speed is usually fast, but if you’re converting AVI files in batch, it’ll take a few time. Just sit back and relax.

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