We can play Netflix, Hulu, Pandora movies on RoKu 3, can we play Blu-ray/DVD, ISO and MKV/M2TS/VOB/FLV on Roku 3? This guide will show you how to get all media contents and movies on RoKu 3.
The streaming superstar. With up to 1080p HD video and extended-range, dual-band wireless performance, the Roku 3 takes streaming to the next level. You can freely enjoy your own media on Roku 3. What format can play on RoKu 3? A USB port enables local media playback (supported formats include: MP4 (H.264) & MKV (H.264) video / AAC & MP3 audio / JPG & PNG image).
Needless to say, Blu-ray, DVD, ISO and videos like MKV/M2TS/VOB/FLV are not included here. So, how to successfully prepare your Blu-ray, DVD, ISO and all kinds of videos for playback on Roku 3? Luckily, there’s a workaround that can make your movies playable on Roku 3- Encode these media files to Roku 3 officially supported MP4 videos.
Here Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate is what you are looking for which has the ability to convert Blu-ray, DVD and Videos to Roku 3 format for playing with ease. Besides that, It supports to convert multiple video formats to another format for popular portable devices with fast conversion speed without any quality loss. And you can edit the videos such as merge multiple videos into one, trim, crop, add watermarks including image, text and videos and so on. Now download and install it here, then follow below detailed guide.
The mac version is iMedia Converter for Mac.
Get Blu-ray/DVD, ISO and MKV/M2TS/VOB/FLV to Roku 3 for playback easily
1. Import Blu-ray, DVD, ISO, MKV/M2TS/VOB/FLV video files to Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate.
Click "Load files(s)" to import DVDs and Blu-rays. Note you need to have an external Blu-ray drive if you want to rip Blu-rays. Keep Internet connected during importing.
Click "ISO/IFO" to load Blu-ray and DVD ISO files.
Click "Add Video" button to import original files or drag and drop the original MKV/M2TS/VOB/FLV files to the software directly.
2. Choose output format for streaming via Roku 3.
Click "Format" dropdown list to choose "MKV HD Video (*.mkv)" or "H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)" under "HD Video" option as Roku 3 compatible video. H.264 MP4 will create high quality files and generate big file size. If you need a smaller file, "MPEG-4 HD Video (*.mp4)" is also offered.
Tip: Click "Settings" button to adjust video and audio parameters like bitrate, size, audio channels, etc to meet your requirement.
3. (Optional) Edit videos.
Click "Edit" icon to edit the videos. You can "Trim" it to cut out the undesired part or cut off the annoying black edges with "Crop" option. Add image, text, or video watermark will help to customize the videos. And so on.
4. Convert Blu-ray, DVD, ISO, MKV/M2TS/VOB/FLV Videos for steaming.
Click "Convert" button to start converting your Blu-ray/DVD, ISO and MKV/M2TS/VOB/FLV for streaming to Roku 3. If you do not like the default path for output files, you can click "Browse" button to find a new folder before conversion. Once the conversion is finished, click "Open" button to get the generated files quickly.
With this best movie converter for Roku 3, you can easily backup different videos like Blu-ray/DVD, ISO and MKV/M2TS/VOB/FLV for streaming and playback on Roku 3 smoothly.