To put Video, DVD, Blu-ray movie to iPod Touch 5, you need to convert movies to iPod Touch 5 supported formats first and then sync movies to iPod Touch 5 movie library with the latest version of iTunes (iTunes 11). According to Apple, the new iPod Touch 5th gen plays H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 4.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats. This guide tells you how to convert video, DVD movie to iPod Touch 5 supported MP4 formats so as to help you enjoy movies on iPod Touch 5 on the go.
PC running Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Source media (video, commercial DVD)
iPod Touch 5 Converter tool- Video Converter Ultimate or Video Converter Ultimate for Mac
Step-by-step guide: Put Video, DVD movie to iPod Touch 5
Download a trial of Video Converter Ultimate first. There is not time or function limits, but a watermark will be put on converted videos.
Step 1. Load movies for conversion.
A. Load video. Click “Add Files” on the upper left to locate source videos.
B. Load DVD. Insert DVD to optical drive, and click “Load DVD” to load DVD for movie to iPod Touch 5 conversion.
Step 2. Set iPod Touch 5 format for exporting Video, DVD, Blu-ray movie to iTunes
Click “Output Formats”, choose “Device > Apple > iPod Touch 5″
Step 3. Start converting Video, DVD movie to iPod Touch 5 supported video format.
Click “Convert” button to start converting Video, DVD to iPod Touch 5 optimized videos. If you would like to join several files together, just select these files and check the “Merge into one” box before clicking “Convert”.
Step 4. Manually Sync/Put Video, DVD to iPod Touch 5 thru iTunes 11
To put videos, music and photos to iPod Touch 5, iTunes 11 is a must. You can download iTunes 11 and follow the steps below to put Video, DVD, Blu-ray movie to iPod Touch 5. If you use manual syncing, you can sync items from more than one iTunes library to your iPod. Follow the instructions below to manually sync movies to iPod Touch 5 in iTunes 11.
1. Open iTunes 11, and press “File”>> “Add File to Library” to add movies to iTunes Library. Or just switch to Movie library, and drag the file to iTunes.
2. Connect iPod Touch 5 with your PC using the cable that came with your device.
3. Click the Summary button and select “Manually manage music and videos” (below Options).
4. Click the On This Device (your iPod Touch 5 name) button.
5. Click Add To on the right side of the iTunes window.
6. Switch to Movies Drag items from the left side of the iTunes window to the pane on the right.
In this way you can put Video, DVD movie to iPod Touch 5 as you like. The Video Converter Ultimate supports latest released Blu-ray movies various video formats and codecs (MKV, AVI, MP4, WMV, M2TS, TS, Tivo, VOB, MPG, etc).