How could I play my own video on PlayStation 3 freely? I just have tried the online ps3 converter, but the result somewhat makes me disappointed. Does anyone know any better solution to convert video to PS 3 with the best output quality? Thanks.


If you are a Sony PlayStation 3 user, you might encounter such kind of problem too. PS3 is specially designed not only for playing game but also powerful media playback ability like Blue-ray Disc, DVDs multimedia file with many multimedia formats.


Owning to its amazing feature, many people are eager to play their videos at hand on PS3 for better visual experience. Unluckily, many kinds of video formats are not supported by PlayStation 3. Then what kinds of video format is PlayStation 3 supported format? And how to play any videos on PS3? This is all that I want to tell you below.

Part 1. What Kinds of Video/Audio Formats are Supported by PlayStation 3

Here we just list some video/audio formats that are compatible with PlayStation 3. If you want to learn more about PlayStation 3 supported format, please refer to Wikipedia.

PlayStation 3 Supported Formats

Audio formats

MP3, MP3 Surround, WAV, Audio CD,   MP4 Audio, MPEG-4 Part 3, AAC / AAC Low Complexity

Video formats

MPEG-1 (MPEG Audio Layer 2)

MPEG-2 PS MPEG2 Audio Layer 2

AAC LC, AC3(Dolby Digital), LPCM

MPEG-2 TS (MPEG2 Audio Layer 2),   VC-1 (.wmv)

AVCHD (.m2ts / .mts), AVI, DivX,   VOD, XviD

Motion JPEG (Linear PCM), MP4   Video

MP4 via DivX AVI, MP4 SP

MP4 AVC/MP4 H.264

DVD Video, BD Video format on   Blu-ray Disc

BD Video format on DVD-ROM

Part 2. Simple Solution to Convert Video to PlayStation 3 Format

When you are immersed in the colorful atmosphere of 3D gaming on PS3, you may also need one third-party software that could help to play any kinds of videos on it freely. Free PS3 Video Converter is such one kind service that comes at its proper moment for you to convert video to PS3 HD video with best output quality. The program has earned an excellent reputation and public praise. What is responsible for that?


With its easy-to-use interface and a fast conversion speed, VideoSolo Free Video Converter could convert 300+ video/audio formats to PS3 HD video format easily. Meanwhile, PS3 HD Video Converter supports batch conversion that could offer the fastest conversion speed. Apart from that, the tutorial on how to convert video to PS3 HD video is also very simple.

How to Convert SD/HD Video to PS3 with PS3 Converter

Download and run the trial version of PS3 Video Converter, then click the program icon to pop up its main interface.


Step 1. Import Video File to the Program

Click the "Add Files" button at the center of its main interface to load video and audio files. The added video/audio files are listed in the detailed information.

Add Files to Program

Step 2. Choose PS3 H.264 HD Video as the Output Format

When it comes to the output profile, you could click the "Output Format" icon to activate one window where you could select PS3 H.264 HD Video as the output format directly. And choose your output destination by clicking the "Output Folder" icon.

Choose PS3 as Output Format

Step 3. Start Converting Video to PS3 Format

Finally, you could just click the "Convert" button to begin the conversion from video to PS3 video file easily. The wonderful free PS3 Converter could finish the job for you with the fastest speed.

Start Conversion

By and large, if you want to get the satisfactory result of the converted video files, VideoSolo Free Video Converter could be your right choice. since that the user interface of the software is simple and clear, easy to operate.


As a user, surely wants to find the best free service among many kinds of free conversion tools. And VideoSolo Free Video Converter stands out above the rest. By the way, if you wish to have more advanced functions like editing videos for a better viewing experience on PS3, ripping DVD to PS3 easily and many more, VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate could solve your problem with the simplest means.