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[LG webOS TV] – Supported Video Playback

Operation
  SUPPORTED VIDEO PLAYBACK FILE TYPE & CODEC


 


 

[LG webOS TV] Video Playback Overview



how to use    Controlling video playback


            You can control playback and set options while viewing videos.

           1) Press home   and then click   option  at   the bottom right side of the screen .

           2) Start the SmartShare app. 

           3) Select Videos from the left hand side.

           4) Select the content which you want to view.

              ● Resumes play of a video you have played back before.


        video play


          1.  Y ou can control basic playback options.

         2. You can access the advanced options.



check point    Video playback supporting file


            Maximum data transmission rate:

              Full   HD

              H.264 1920x1080@60P BP/MP/HP@L4.2 20Mbps

              HEVC 1920x1080@60P MP@L4.1, Main10 Profile@L4.1 20Mbps



              ULTRA HD Video [For ULTRA HD model only]

              H.264 1920x1080@60P 4096x2160@30P BP/MP/HP@L5.1 50Mbps

              HEVC 4096x2160@60P MP@L5.1, Main10 Profile@L5.1 50Mbps



           ● External subtitle format:

               *. smi , *. srt , *.sub ( MicroDVD , SubViewer 1.0/2.0), *.ass, *. ssa , *.txt ( TMPlayer ),

               *. psb ( PowerDivX ), *. dcs (DLP Cinema)



            Built-in subtitle format:

               Full HD Video

               1920 x 1080: XSUB (supports built-in subtitles created with DivX6)

               [ For ULTRA HD model onlys ULTRA HD Video: No built-in subtitle support



check point    Video Codec

Video Codecs chart

Extension

Media

Codec

. asf

. wmv

Video

VC-1 Advanced Profile (WMVA excluded), VC-1 Simple and Main Profiles

Audio

WMA Standard (WMA v1/WMA Speech excluded), WMA 9 Professional

. divx

. avi

Video

DivX3.11, DivX4, DivX5, DivX6, XViD (except 3 warp-point GMC), H.264/AVC, Motion Jpeg, MPEG-4

Audio

MPEG-1 Layer I, II, MPEG-1 Layer III (MP3), Dolby Digital, LPCM, ADPCM, DTS

.mp4

.m4v  

. mov

Video

H.264/AVC, MPEG-4, HEVC

Audio

AAC, MPEG-1 Layer III (MP3)

.3gp

.3g2

Video

H.264/AVC, MPEG-4

Audio

AAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB

. mkv

Video

MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264/AVC, VP8, VP9, HEVC

Audio

Dolby Digital, PCM, DTS, MPEG-1 Layer I, II, MPEG-1 Layer III (MP3), AAC

. ts

. trp

. tp

. mts

Video

H.264/AVC, MPEG-2, HEVC

Audio

MPEG-1 Layer I, II, MPEG-1 Layer III (MP3), Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, AAC, PCM

.mpg  

.mpeg  

. dat

Video

MPEG-1, MPEG-2

Audio

MPEG-1 Layer I, II, MPEG-1 Layer III (MP3)

. vob

Video

MPEG-1, MPEG-2

Audio

Dolby Digital, MPEG-1 Layer I, II, DVD-LPCM

. rm

. rmvb

Video

RV30, RV40

Audio

Realaudio6(cook), AAC LC, HE-AAC

Some of these features are available in certain countries only


NOTE: with respect to *.vob file playability, should you experience any issue whatsoever relating to unplayability, please consult following website:


PLAYING VOB FILES ON SMART TVs





check point    Playing video files - warning



Some subtitles created by users may not work properly.

The video and subtitle files should be placed in the same folder.

     For subtitles to display correctly, the video and subtitle files must have the same name.

Subtitles on an NAS (Network Attached Storage) device may not be supported depending on the manufacturer and model.

We do not support any stream that contains GMC (Global Motion Compensation) or Qpel ( Quarterpel Motion Estimation).

[ Supports only ULTRA HD models] ULTRA HD Video: 3840 X 2160

              ATTENTION : Your ULTRA HD TV may not support HEVC encoded contents that

                                      are not officially supplied by LG.

                                      Unsupported codecs are only available after a software upgrade.

4K resolution video codecs chart

Extension

Media

Codec

. mkv / .mp4 / .ts

Video

H.264/AVC, HEVC

Audio

Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, AAC, HE-AAC



F ile size limit is dependent on the encoding environment.

  W orks only if above is a version of Windows Media Audio V7.

Does not support AAC Main Profile.

  Video files created by some encoders may not be played back.

Video files in formats other than the ones specified here may not be played back.

Playback of video files stored on the USB storage device that do not support High Speed, may not work properly.

TV supports DTS audio codec when USB/HDMI video file playback offers it.

The VP9 video codec may not be supported depending on the model.