PVR (Personal Video Recorder), the merchandising term for digital video recorder (DVR), is a consumer electronics device or application software that records video in a digital format to a disk drive, USB flash drive, SD memory card, SSD or other local or networked mass storage device. Most DVRs use the MPEG format for compressing the digitized video signals. But there are some other formats for compressing digitized video signals, such as .wtv, .tivo, .pvr.
.PVR files are most recorded by PVRX2 and some other TV set boxes. It is easy to copy and move .pvr recorded files to PC, Mac or portal hard devices, but you may find it quite difficult to play, edit, transfer or upload the files, as .pvr is barley compatible with any players or software. So, you will need to convert PVR to AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV or other common video format in order to play in Windows PC, Mac computer, other software like iTunes, QuickTime, iMovie, Movie Maker, Final Cut, or digital player like Samsung TV, Sony TV, Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, Galaxy Tab, Galaxy S phones, Nexus, etc.
This following will guide you on how to convert PVR to AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV, FLV, MPEG, etc.
Guide on How to Convert PVR to AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV, FLV, MPEG, etc.
Step 1: Import PVR files to PVR Converter
Directly drag and drop the PVR files to the interface of PVR Converter.
Step 2: Set output format
Take converting PVR to MP4 for example. Click on “Profile” drop-down and choose “MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4)” under the “General Video” category;
Step 3: Start converting PVR to AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV, WMV, MPEG, FLV, etc..
Press on the button of “Convert” to start converting PVR. It is that fast to convert PVR to AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV, WMV, MPEG, FLV, etc. Then you can play it in PC, Mac, iTunes, QuickTime, TV, tab or any where you want.