What is TS?

Transport stream (TS, TP, MPEG-TS, or M2T) is a communications protocol for audio, video, and data which is specified in MPEG-2 Part 1, Systems (ISO/IEC standard 13818-1). Its design goal is to allow multiplexing of digital video and audio and to synchronize the output. Transport stream offers features for error correction for transportation over unreliable media, and is used in broadcast applications such as DVB and ATSC. It is contrasted with program stream, designed for more reliable media such as DVDs. TS format is a container format that encapsulates packetized elementary streams and other data. Important elements of a transport stream: Packet, PID, Programs, Program Specific Information (PSI) , 1 PAT , PMT , PCR , Null packets

How to play TS files on Mac?

You need media player to play TS files on Mac OS X. iFunia Video Converter for Mac is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, ...) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network. It supports Mac, linux, Windows.

How to convert TS to MP4, AVI,MOV, etc. on Mac?

You need iFunia Video Converter for Mac to convert TS to MP4, AVI, MOV, etc. on Mac. Then you can put them on iPod, iPhone, PSP, Xbox 360, iMove, other potable players.

Step 1. Download TS Video Converter for Mac

We recommend you iFunia Video Converter for Mac which can convert TS to MP4, Convert TS to MOV, Convert TS to AVI perfectly. This HD Video Converter also can extract audio from TS and convert to MP3, M4A, etc. Compared with other video converters, this TS Mac TS to MP4/MOV converter provides you with better output quality, more advanced functions and higher conversion speed.

You can download free trial Version here. Then install and run this program. The trial version should be fully functional for what you want to do.

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Step 2. Load the TS files you want to convert

Add the .TS files you want to convert to the program. Batch conversion is supported by this Mac TS video converter, so you can load several TS files at one time.

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Edit your TS files

Wanna edit your videos to make it more personalized? You may add a watermark in iFunia Video Converter for Mac. Just select the title you'd like to add watermark, then click the button edit button to launch video editing window. If you want to crop video or add some special effects, click the first tab. You're able to add a text watermark or an image watermark (you may call it logo) on the output video. Adjust the transparency to make the watermark look better.

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Step 3. Output Settings

After you added TS files, you can select an output format for each video file. The TS Converter for Mac supports comprehensive video formats including AVI, MPEG, WMV, MP4, MOV, XviD, 3GP, FLV, etc. If you don't know what formats your device supports, you can just select the format according to the device name. For exapmle, you can select 'MOV-QuickTime(*.mov)' when you want to convert TS to QuickTime on Mac. The default setting works well. Of course, if you don't want to use the default video and audio encoding settings, just click the setting button to customize these settings.

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Step 5. Start the Mac TS to MP4 conversion

Click the conversion button to start Mac TS to MP4 conversion and then you can just go out for a walk or take a nap, and the conversion may have been finished when you come back: )