How to Solve can't Play AVI on PS3?

AVI to PS3 Converter - Convert AVI to PS3 on Mac and Windows

This article will explain why PS3 can not play AVI, the solution to it, the step by step guide on successfully play AVI on PS3 and the solution to playing other unsupported video files on PS3/PS4 and other game consoles or portable devices.

Can PS3 Play AVI?

As a home video game console PS3 can not only allow users to play many popular games, but also can allow users to play the videos they store on UMD™, Memory Stick™, System Storage. But what gets your attraction is that as per the user guide just because it says the video format, like AVI, doesn't mean PS3 can play all AVI files but means PS3 can only play AVI files with certain codecs: Motion JPEG or Motion JPEG. So if your AVI is refused by PS3, which means the codec data in your AVI is not supported by PS3.

How to Solve Can Not Play AVI on PS3? - Avdshare Video Converter

  1. To successfully play the unsupported AVI on PS3 the solution is to convert the unsupported AVI to PS3 supported AVI Motion JPEG or AVI Motion JPEG or H.264/MPEG-4 AVC or MPEG-1 or MPEG-2. Avdshare Video Converter is just the best AVI to PS3 converter with which converting the unsupported AVI to PS3 is very easy, just three clicks.
  2. Besides this best AVI to PS3 converter also features converting other unsupported MOV, FLV, ASF, etc to PS3 supported video format.
  3. what's more, this AVI to PS3 converter can also support to convert unsupported video formats to the video format supported by Xbox 360, Wii, PS4, PS2, Android, Apple products, Samsung, DVD player, Smart TV, etc.
  4. Last but not the least, this AVI to PS3 converter can also support to edit AVI files before the conversion or convert the unsupported audio formats to PS3 supported one.


Convert AVI to PS3 Guide

The following converting AVI to PS3 step by step guide can also work to convert the unsupported MOV, FLV, ASF, etc to PS3 supported video format.

Make Preparation: Free download AVI to PS3 Converter


Free download the professional AVI to PS3 Converter - Avdshare Video Converter (for Windows, for Mac), install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.


Step 1 Import AVI video

Click "Add file" button to add the unsupported AVI video(s) to Avdshare Video Converter. Drag and drop more than one AVI video to Avdshare Video Converter is also supported.


Step 2 Select the exporting format

Click "Profile" button to set "PS3 H.264 Video (*.mp4)" or other PS3 supported video format from the "PlayStation" category as the exporting format.


Step 3 Convert AVI to PS3

Click "Convert" button to start and finish converting AVI to PS3. After the conversion you can play the converted AVI on PS3 successfully.


Please note that when copying or moving the AVI or other video files stored on storage media to the system storage for playback on PS3 copyright-protected video files can only be moved to system storage while video files without copyright protection can only be copied to system storage.