How to Play VOB files through Apple TV 4/3/2
Apple TV is a tiny digital media player which allows you to enjoy a whole world of movies, TV shows, sports, music, and more. So far, the latest version of Apple TV is the forth generation, in up to 1080p HD. Chances are you have some VOB video files, ever thought of streaming the VOB files through Apple TV for playing on your TV's wide screen with better visual experience? Unfortunately, VOB, as a container format in DVD-Video media and with additional limitations and specifications, its playback on applications and devices is quite limited: only VLC, Mplayer such universal players, or Windows Media Player (but not in Windows 8) and the regular DVD players. So, obviously, Apple TV cannot open and play VOB video files directly. If you adhere to streaming VOB files to Apple TV for playback, you'll need to convert VOB to Apple TV friendly format first.
To do this, you need a tool that can read the VOB files and convert VOB video files to Apple TV supported formats. One of the finest solutions available for people who are looking to convert their files from VOB to Apple TV 4/3/2 is the Brorsoft iMedia Converter for Mac. With this app, you can simply convert VOB files to Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Samsung, Amazon Fire TV, Surface Pro, PS4, PS3, NAS etc. playable videos with fast encoding speed and excellent output video quality. If you're using a Windows PC, simply turn to Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate, which allows you to transcode VOB to Apple TV in Windows (including Windows 8/8.1/10). Now download the right version and follow the tips below to finish your task.
How to convert VOB to Apple TV format on Mac OS X (El Capitan included)
Step 1. Load VOB files to the converter
Launch the VOB converter for Apple TV and click Add to import the VOB movies you need to convert. Or directly drag videos to the left item bar to load them. Batch conversion is supported so you can add multiple files for converting at a time.
Step 2. Choose the output format
Click "Format" bar and turn to the Apple TV category. The program has a number of presets for Apple TV, Apple TV 2, and Apple TV 3rd Generation. Here "Apple TV 3 1080p Dolby Digital Pass-through (*.m4v)" preset is recommended.
Note: By choosing this format, you will get two sound tracks in the result M4V video, one is stereo, and the other is AC3 encoded Dolby Digital 5.1 pass-through. When your Apple TV is connected to audio receiver, the 5.1 surround sound will work. When ATV is connected to your HDTV only, the stereo track will work.
Step 3. Start converting VOB to Apple TV
After all settings, tap "Convert" button to start VOB movies to M4V for Apple TV conversion immediately.
Once conversion completes, you can get the output files via "Open" panel for your Apple TV effortlessly. Now you can enjoy your VOB movies on Apple TV without any issue.