How to Play MOV (QuickTime) on Android?

Convert MOV to Android

When one is transferred from iOS to Android, he/she might found that Android doesn’t support MOV (QuickTime for windows 10) files. So to play MOV files them on Android phones, you will need to convert it to Android compatible video formats that support into Android, or you can use an Android media player that let the playback of more exotic formats. And in this article, we will discuss on few ways to play MOV (QuickTime for windows 10) on android phone.

How to Play MOV (QuickTime) on Android

Method 1: using FonePaw Video Converter

Few apps are available that convert MOV files to Android compatible files, and FonePaw Video Converter Ultimate is one of them. It is a professional Android converter that can quickly convert MOV files to MP4. A lot of videos provided for all kinds of Android devices, such as Samsung, HTC, Moto X, Sony, Huawei, Xiaomi, etc. Moreover, some video editing features like cropping, trimming, adjusting video effects, etc. are equipped to customize the .mov videos.

To get experience first, download the free trial version of the program and follow the step given below to convert MOV to Android and after that play them on Android happily.

Step 1: Add MOV files

Add MOV files

Open the MOV files into the app to convert into the MP4 video. Click on the “Add File” tab to import the MOV files that you like to watch on Android device like phone or tablet.

Step 2: Set Android media format

Set Android media format

Click on the “Profile” drop-down tab to choose an android format from “Android” category. You can choose .mp4 (Android MP4 Video) or directly select a suitable video format based on your specific Android device.

Step 3: Choose output folder

Click on the “Browse…” key to define the output path for the converted MOV or QuickTime for Windows 10 movies or you can check quicktime alternative.

Step 4: Convert MOV to Android

Convert MOV to Android

It is the last step. In this step click on the big “Convert” tab to start and finish converting MOV file to MP4 file. When the change is over, click on the “Open Folder” to find the converted MOV video files.

Now, you can connect your Android device to the computer via a USB cable and transfer the videos to your Android phones for playing MOV on Android.

Method 2: Convert MOV (QuickTime) files to other formats with MobileGo

It is another way to play MOV file on android phones easily. What you need is a professional Android Media Manager that is Wondershare MobileGo. With it, converting the MOV files to an Android phone is easy, and you could enjoy your videos on an Android phone on the go. Now let’s see how to use it.

Step 1: Connect your Android device to MobileGo

Connect your Android device to MobileGo

The first download, install and run MobileGo software on your PC. Now connect your Android device to it. (You will require enabling USB debugging on your device.)

Step 2: Add your MOV Files

Add your MOV Files

Click on the “Video” tab in the right column and then Click Add >> Add Folder or Add File to import the MOV videos to your mobile.

Step 3: Import and conversion

Import and conversion

A popup notification will ask you whether or not you want to convert your imported files to an Android-optimized format quick – MP4. Click on the “yes” option to continue. The conversion and import from MOV to Android supported format like MP4 will take place concurrently.

Now the files on your Android is playable!

Method 3: Play MOV (QuickTime for Windows 10) files with Android media player

If you don’t want to convert MOV files to android compatible formate, you can instantly play the videos on your Android phone using the Android media player that is powerful as well as free like Wondershare Player for Android. It supports various video formats like MKV, FLV, AVI, MOV, ROMB, MP4, and more. Additionally, you can also use it to watch videos from the most popular entertainment sites, like Vevo, YouTube, Vimeo, Matecafe, etc. Below here are the steps to see how to play MOV file with Android media player.

Step 1: Download and install this Android media player

First, download the media player from Google play store or download apk file and then install it on your android smartphone.

Step 2: Transfer the MOV file to phone

Now, connect your Android device to PC. Open and select the specific path for the MOV file, and transfer it to a phone. Then start Wondershare Player for Android to play it.

All done! Now enjoy unlimited fun. Thank you!

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