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How to Play FLV Files on Android Tablets/Phones

As we know, videos downloaded from YouTube, Facebook, Metacafe, Vimeo, Dailymotion, etc. are in FLV format. Have you ever thought about playing these FLV videos on your Android phone or tablet? Here is an easy way to play FLV on Android phones/tablets are introduced. Just transfer and view FLV movies on your Android device with ease!

Play FLV on Android by converting FLV to Android MP4

Since FLV is not supported by any popular Android tablets or smartphones, to play FLV videos on an Android device, you need to first convert FLV to Android friendly video format like MP4. What is the best tool to do the conversion? Of course it's the ultimate video converter from Aimersoft. An array of video presets for Android devices like Samsung Galaxy Tab, Nook Tablet, Kindle Fire, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, HTC Desire, HTC Her, Samsung Galaxy S series and more are offered, enabling you to convert FLV files to fit your Android device! The equivalent Mac version is video converter for Mac OS X. Get the program and you'll be able to watch FLV movies on any Android device in just a few clicks!

Download FLV to Android Converter:

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Install and run the program, then click Add Files to import the FLV videos you want to convert. Next, click Output Format to choose MP4 as the output video format or select an Android device as the output file format. Finally, click Convert to start converting your FLV videos for playing on Android tablets and phones.

When then conversion finishes, click Open Folder to get the converted video files. After that, connect your device to computer via a USB cable and transfer the movies to it. In this way, you can view FLV videos smoothly on Android-OS phones and tablets.

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Tips: In addition to FLV, this video converter can also convert tons of other video formats to Android, including MOV, MKV, MP4, AVI, WMV, MTS, MPEG, VOB, 3GP, ASF, NSV, DV and more. Furthermore, it allows you to convert DVD to Android devices, burn Android device recorded videos to DVD and download online videos to fit your device. With this ultimate tool, you can enjoy any media files on any Android device without any hassles!

Below is the video tutorial on how to convert FLV to Android compatible format:

Download Video Converter:

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Play FLV on Android using an Android FLV player

If you want to watch FLV videos on Android without converting the videos, you can get an Android video player that well supports FLV. There are many free FLV players for Android, like Mobo Video Player Pro, BSPlayer FREE, VPlayer Video Player, FLV Video Player and Seaman Video Player.

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Among them, Mobo Video Player Pro and BSPlayer FREE are highly recommended because both of them well supports the most popular video formats, including FLV, MKV, DivX, AVI, MTS, MP4, M4V, RMVB, 3GP, MPG, MOV, etc. With the smart video player installed on your Android phone/tablet, you can almost play any video without converting it. However, note that installing third-party apps on your device may slow it down.

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