WD TV Video File Limitations


Video file maximum limits:

  • MPEG-2 Max (MP@HL 1920x1080ip30 or 1280x720p60), bit rate (SD:20, HD:40).
  • MPEG4.2 Max (ASP@L5 1920x1080p30 or 1280x720p60), bit rate (SD:20, HD:40).
  • EG-4.10 (H.264) Max (BP@L3.0 720x480p30 or 720x576p25, MP@L4.1 and HP@L4.1 1920×1080p30 or 1280x720p60), bit rate (SD:20, HD:40).
  • SMPTE 421M (VC-1) Max (AP@L3 and MP@HL 1920×1080p30 or 1280x720p60), bit rate (SD:20, HD:40).
  • WMV9 Max (MP@HL 1920×1080p30 or 1280x720p60), bit rate (SD:20, HD:40).
    Does not supprot WMV7 and WMV8.
    Does not support Screen, Image and Image Version 2 profiles.
  • AVS Mac (Jizhun@L6.0 1920×1080p30 or 1280x720p60) , bit rate (SD:20, HD:40).
  • AVC does not support ‘High10.’

For the media file compatibility list by product, please see Answer ID 2698: List of Compatible Media File Types for WD TV and WD Elements Play

For informaion on how to get file details (such as bit rate), please see Answer ID 2745: How to Find Information About Media Files




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