Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Can WMP be configured or extended to transcode files to MP4 when syncing to an external device?

In particular, I'd like to sync videos to my Sony NWZ-S616F walkman.

Video:

  • AVC (H.264/AVC)
    • Profile: Baseline Profile
    • Level: Max. 1.3
    • Bitrate: Max. 768 kbps
  • MPEG-4
    • Profile: Simple Profile
    • Bit rate: Max. 2,500 kbps
  • Frame rate: Max. 30 fps
  • Resolution: Max. QVGA (320 x 240)

Audio:

  • AAC-LC
    • Channel number: Max. 2 channels
    • Sampling frequency: 24, 32, 44.1, 48 kHz
    • Bit rate: Max. 288 kbps per 1 channel
share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer

up vote 0 down vote accepted

It appears a third party conversion application is required to convert video into a format supported by the Sony Walkman.

I've tried the iWisoft Free Video Converter which has a conversion profile called "Walkman Video (*.mp4)".

alt text

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.