The new X5S from DJI makes the Inspire 2 A true cinematic tool. The new CineCore 2.0 image processing system on the Inspire 2makes the Zenmuse X5S capable of capturing 5.2K 30fps CinemaDNG video and Apple ProRes video as well as 4K 60fps using H.264 and 4K 30fpsusing H.265 (both at 100Mbps). Continuous DNG burst shooting at 20fps with 20.8MP images is also supported. After exporting the 4K footage from the camera to local computer, you may wish to play the 4K H.265 video on your computer with Windows Media Player, VLC, QuickTime or transfer to view on iPad, iPhone, etc for viewing on the move. The following article will show you how to make that realized
Can you directly play Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 with VLC, QuickTime, iPad?
To play 4K H.265 video on computer, first your computer should meet the minimum requirements to play 4K video, you will then be able to download certain 4K video player such as VLC, KMPlayer, Media Player Classic and K-lite Codec Pack, Divx Player, etc to view those 4K video. However, among them, only VLC and Windows Media Player supports to play 4K H.265 video, you will get no luck to open Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 directly with QuickTime or the default media player in iPad.
Tips: Even both VLC and Windows Media Player has officially claimed native playback support for 4K H.265 video, however, as 4K video playback is very processor intensive, you may find that 4K video plays back choppy.
Solutions to play Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 with VLC, QuickTime, iPad smoothly
To smoothly play Zenumse X5S 4K H.265 with VLC or Windows Media Player, it would be ideal for you to compress 4K H.265 to HD H.265. To get the best entertainment of Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 on QuickTime or iPad, you will need to perform a codec conversion and resolution compression process. Here, all your requirements can be easily satisfied with our powerful 4K video Converter - Pavtube Video Converter (get Mac version), which ensure you to downscale 4K H.265 to HD H.265 with small file resolution but best quality for smoothly viewing on VLC or Windows Media Player. As for QuickTime player and iPad, it would be ideal for you to encode Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 to QuickTime playable MOV file formats and iPad supported H.264 or MPEG-4 file formats.
Tips: The program supports both H.264 and H.265 codec encoding acceleration, you can encode H.265 with up to 30x speed on Nvidia Graphic cards that supports Nvidia NVENC technology and encode H.264 with up to 6x speed on Nvidia Graphic cards that supports Nvidia CUDA or AMD App technology.
The program is very simple to use with an easy to navigate interface, you can easily complete the whole conversion progress with just few clicks. The developer of the program keeps constant update with perfect support for the new Windows 10 and macOS Sierra.
Step by Step to Convert and Compress Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 for VLC, QuickTime, iPad
Step 1: Import Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 video footage.
Launch the application on your computer, click the “Add Video” or “Add folder” icon to import source Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 video into the program.
Step 2: Enable GPU Encode Acceleration.
Click “Tools” > “Options”, in the opened “Options” window, click “Acceleration” menu, then check “Enable GPU Encode Acceleration” option so that the program will accelerate converion speed when encoding H.265 or H.264 codec.
Step 3: Set output file format.
Compress 4K H.265 to HD H.265 for VLC or WMP Playback
From “Format” bar drop-down list, output “H.265 HD Video(*.mp4)” from “HD Video” main category to smoothly viewing on VLC or WMP.
Compress and convert 4K H.265 for QuickTime player
Convert and compress H.265 MP4 for iPad playback
Tips: Click “Settings” on the main interface to open “Profile Settings” window, make sure the adjust the output video file resolution as “1920*1080″.
Step 4: Begin the conversion process.
After all settings is completed, hit right-bottom “Convert” button to begin the conversion from Zenmuse X5S 4K H.265 to VLC, WMP, QuickTime and iPad conversion process.
When the conversion is completed, you can then smoothly view the converted files on VLC, WMP, QuickTime and iPad with perfect quality.
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