TiVo to Motorola Xoom Converter— Convert/Transfer TiVo to Motorola Xoom
Now Motorola Xoom is no longer fresh for you. As you know, it enables you to surf the net, play games, listen to music for continuous 10 hours or even above. It is also well known as a great portable video player. Imagine, if you transfer your TiVo recordings to Motorola Xoom, no matter where you are, you just need to take out your lover, and you will be able to enjoy your favorite TV shows or sports matches freely. Then some Motorola Xoom users may ask how to convert TiVo to Motorola Xoom. This tutorial will show you how to play TiVo shows on Motorola Xoom.
- First of all, you need to transfer TiVo shows to your PC and then convert them to Motorola Xoom compatible format with TiVo to Motorola Xoom Converter.
- Software for converting TiVo to Motorola Xoom:
1. TiVo to Motorola Xoom Converter
2. TiVo Desktop Software for Windonws
- How to convert TiVo to Motorola Xoom?
This guide will be divided into two parts:
Part 1: Transfer TiVo shows from TiVo DVR to PC
Part 2: Convert TiVo shows to Motorola Xoom
- Part 1: Transfer TiVo shows from TiVo to PC
Connect the TiVo box with your home network, and run software TiVo Desktop. TiVo Desktop provides you with a list of available shows for transferring to your PC. Click on "Pick Recordings to Transfer" icon. Tick the box next to the title of the show you want to transfer and click on "Start Transfer".
- Part 2: Convert TiVo shows to Motorola Xoom
After you transfer TiVo to your PC, you can convert them to Motorola Xoom supported format.
Step 1: Enter Media Access Key.
Run TiVo to iPad 2 Video Converter. Click “Help”> “Option”, and you will go into a new interface named “Option”. In the interface, click “TiVo” icon, here you need to enter Media Access Key, and click “OK” to confirm.
Then click the icon “File” to add TiVo files to TiVo to Motorola Xoom Converter. If necessary, you can double click the video file to have a preview.
- Step 2: Select an output format for Motorola Xoom and set the output folder.
Click on the dropdown menu of “Format” and then move you pointer to “Android” > “Motorola Droid (X) H.264 Video (*.mp4)” which is the compatible format for Motorola Xoom. Then you can set the output folder by clicking “Browse” icon as you need.
Tips: If you wanna edit TiVo video files, you can click the “Edit” icon to edit, like cropping, trimming, adding watermark effect, deinterlacing, merging, rotating and more.
- Step 3: Click “Settings” icon to adjust audio and video parameters.
Click the “Settings” icon and you will go into a new interface named “Profile Settings”. You can adjust codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.
As Motorola Xoom has 1280*800 resolution, in theory, you need to select size as the 1280*800 pixels for full-screen playback on it. However, when you choose the size (pix) as its screen resolution 1280x800, the video gets adjusted to fit in the remaining space, leaving you with black borders on the sides. The resolution 1280x754 is recommended here for full-screen playback on Xoom.
- Step 4: Start converting TiVo to Motorola Xoom.
Click the “Convert” icon, and the TiVo to Motorola Xoom conversion will start immediately.
When the converting task is finished, click "Open" button to find out the output Motorola Droid (X) H.264 video for Motorola Xoom with ease.
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