How to Convert VOB to iPad Supported Video Formats
What is VOB?
VOB is a DVD video format that contains the video info of a DVD movie and is widely used to store videos, TV shows and movies. Most VOB files are quite large due to their high video quality.
What formats does iPad support?
Just like iPhone and iPod, iPad (iPad 4, New iPad, iPad 2, iPad and iPad mini) is based on the iPhone OS and only supports the following video formats:
- • H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second
- • MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second
- • Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second
How to convert VOB to iPad and play VOB on iPad
From the above list, you can see that VOB is not an iPad supported video formats. If you want to play VOB videos on your iPad, you have to convert VOB to iPad compatible video formats first with a converter like Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate. It's an ideal tool that lets you convert VOB files to iPad MP4/MOV/M4V with fast conversion speed and high video quality. If you're using a Mac, just get the Mac version to convert DVD VOB videos to iPad on Mac OS X (Mountain Lion included). Download it now and follow the steps below to make VOB files playable on any iPad.
Download VOB to iPad Converter:
1Add VOB Videos
Run the program and click Add Files to load VOB files from your computer or devices. Alternatively, you can first locate the VOB movies you want to convert and then directly drag them to the video list pane.
After the files are loaded, you can click the Edit button on the right side to trim the favorite part from the video, adjust the video frame size, add watermarks, insert subtitles, etc. to customize your video. And if you want to convert multiple VOB files into one single file for playback on iPad, simply tick Merge all videos into one to combine all the added files into one.
2Choose the output video format for iPad
Next, click Output Format to open the format list and choose an output video format for iPad. The video presets for iPad 4, New iPad, iPad 2, iPad and iPad mini are all provided. Simply choose one to convert VOB videos to fit your iPad. As you can see, besides converting VOB movies to iPad, it can also convert VOB to AVI, VOB to MOV, VOB to MP4 and more.
3Start converting VOB to iPad
When all the settings are fine, click the Convert button to start converting your VOB files to iPad. After the conversion, click Open Folder to get the converted MP4 videos for iPad and sync them to your iPad via iTunes. After that, you can play and watch VOB on iPad with ease.
Here is the video tutorial on how to change VOB format for iPad: