Air Video HD
By Bit Cave Ltd.
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Air Video HD is the ultimate streaming video player for all videos stored on your computer. If want to watch them on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Apple TV, this is the app for you.
Download and install the server software on your Mac or PC (Linux coming soon) and you’ll be watching your videos on your device in seconds. Going somewhere without network access? Download is just one tap away.
Don’t worry about video formats, codecs and bitrates, let Air Video HD handle the dirty details for you. If needed, Air Video HD will transparently transcode the video (“on fly”) so that it plays on all supported iOS devices, including Apple TV (with surround sound and soft subtitles). But we took special care to ensure that transcoding is only done when necessary. No matter what format the video is in, AVI, DivX, MKV and other videos just work.
Major Features in Air Video HD 2.0
* Beautiful user interface optimized for iOS 8. With special support for iPhone 6 and 6+, we make sure your valuable screen space is not wasted
* State of the art playback pipeline. We take our transcoding seriously. Support for soft subtitles, H.264 passthrough for your HD videos and surround sound on Apple TV will let you enjoy your media the way it is supposed to be.
* Video Download. Going somewhere without internet access? Air Video HD is the easiest way to get your videos to device. Simply browse to your video and press download. That's it. With one slider you decide if you want to prioritize video quality or save space on device.
* Synchronized settings. You can stop video on you iPhone and resume on your iPad. Playback settings (including subtitle and audio selection), history and many other are synchronized as well.
* History. Quickly navigate between previously visited folders and played files. See which videos have already been played and which are new. Did we mention that history can be synchronized across all your devices?
* Audio and Subtitle synchronization adjustment (2.0). Your subtitles being out-of-sync is no longer a problem, you can correct it in just few taps.
* Video playback speed control (2.0). In a hurry? Speed it up!
* Aspect ratio control (2.0). Now you can finally correct those those weird looking videos. Also works when playing Apple TV of course!
* Many other features waiting for you to explore
Note that Air Video HD will not play DRM protected videos. All video content purchased through iTunes includes DRM. Video podcast content is free and does not include DRM protection.
The free server software (available for OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard and Microsoft Windows) is needed to stream and convert the videos and can be downloaded at http://airvideoapp.com .
What's New in Version 2.1.3
This is a maintenance update that fixes resolving of certain server pin connections.
One of my favorite apps!
Been using the Air Video app before Air Video HD. After the latest update it once again shines like no other. Allows me to stream ALL my media remotely, with as much finesse of settings as I’d like, coupled with the ability to rewrap send 5.1 streams to my Apple TV from the room next door or from my friend across the country. I wish Apple’s built in video app worked half as well - it take 20+ minutes for the video app on my iPad to show me my shared library, while this list comes up in seconds. Best $3 I ever spent...
I opted for the early access features — they are great. Other companies should take cues from this AWESOME app...
Can't lock screen or switch to another app
I love this app. Recently, though, I have had an issue. I used to be able to AirPlay the stream to my Apple TV and either lock the screen or use other apps. When I try to do that now, the stream stops playing and I have to leave my iOS device on the AirVideo app for it to AirPlay to the Apple TV. That is a huge feature to me that needs to work.
Best video app out there
Awesome app. I only have one "real" TV in the house with a mac mini using XMBC to watch videos. But when the TV is being used by my wife or daughter, I can watch any of my videos from my iPad or iPhone from anywhere in the house. Love that if I'm going on a trip, I can queue up a bunch of videos on my iPad for myself or my daughter and they'll be ready to go in the morning.
- Category: Photo & Video
- Updated: Nov 07, 2015
- Version: 2.1.3
- Size: 11.2 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Bit Cave Ltd.
- © 2015 InMethod s.r.o.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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