AVI video refers to Audio Video Interleave which is a multimedia container format introduced by Microsoft in 1992. To play avi on ipad, other than getting a avi player for ipad, you can simply use a avi to ipad converter such as DVD to iPad Converter from Socusoft to convert AVI files to an iPad-friendly format.
For Windows users, please refer to: How to Convert AVI for iPad?
Things you will need:
- AVI Video files
- AVI to iPad converter
- Mac with Intel Processor
Step 1: Install the AVI to iPad Converter for Mac
Install the program to your Mac
Step 2: Input AVI files to the iPad Converter
Run Socusoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac;
Click “Add Files” button to import AVI files saved on your Macintosh HD to the video converter;
Step 3: Optionally Choose Output Settings for iPad Video
Simply leave the profile as the default setting iPad MPEG-4 Movie (*.mp4). Optionally you can optimize the presets for iPad video with advanced codec settings to suit your special needs.
Step 4: Start Video Conversion
Hit “Convert Now” button to start converting AVI files to iPad video format.
Once the AVI files converted, you will be able to find them from the output folder of the iPad video converter. You will need to sync the converted videos to your iPad with iTunes. How to Sync Video to iPad with iTunes?
More Useful Tips:
This iPad video converter from Socusoft can convert ANY video resource you can get to iPad format with great quality. The source videos can be downloaded video clips, MTVs, homemade video created by digital camcorder, 3GP files for mobile phone, HD SD movie collection ripped from DVDs… Other than AVI files, you can also convert 3GP,WMV,MP4,FLV, just say a few.