Video playback formats? - MBWorld.org Forums

Go Back  MBWorld.org Forums > Mercedes-Benz Sedans > C-Class (W204)
Video playback formats? > Video playback formats?
Notices
C-Class (W204) 2008-Present: C180K, C200K, C230, C280, C300, C350, C200CDI, C220CDI, C320CDI

Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

Video playback formats?

Reply

 
 
Old 07-25-2011, 08:22 PM
  #1
Super Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: St. Paul, MN
Posts: 833
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
2011 E550 4Matic
Video playback formats?

So i was super excited to see that i can play videos through the command system, and assumed that i could access videos on my iphone/ipad/etc when plugged into the connector and selecting 'media device'. However upon trying this, none showed up. Obviously it plays DVDs (when stopped), but i was curious if its even possible to load videos off external devices, and if so, do they need to be a specific format? wmv/mp4/mkv/other? I can find no mention at all of video in the manual too....which i find very interesting....
xolinlevh is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-25-2011, 11:43 PM
  #2
Super Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: NNJ
Posts: 957
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
'11 C350 '13 F150 lariat
u can only play videos off the actual command unit, and they have to be real dvd files, .vob mainly for video. I have the newest VIM box to enable video while driving, and I use it mainly for music videos on my custom system in my C, its awesome at car shows and when goin out. I did find that the DVD player is very picky, some mixdvds I bought online didnt play smoothly, I had to rip them and reburn them w high quality dvds like sony for example, and they play perfect. The generic discs will stutter here and there w a rip and burn. Store bought dvds play no problem, they never freeze or stutter. The module to enable video in motion is from midcityengineering u can find them searching here or online....
jimmythegreek is offline  
Reply With Quote
 
 
 

Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
amusicianslife
Mercedes Vehicles
14
09-18-2016 12:31 AM
sdg1871
W212 AMG
34
11-14-2015 09:30 PM
Cynical
S-Class (W221)
10
10-04-2015 06:36 AM
angeloxnet
C Class (W205)
4
10-02-2015 04:55 PM
940*
C63 AMG (W204)
0
09-30-2015 07:15 PM



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:
You have already rated this thread Rating: Thread Rating: 0 votes,  average.

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:57 AM.


Copyright 2001-2012 InternetBrands, Inc. / MBWorld.org. All Rights Reserved. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: