Chengdu Digiarty Software, Inc.

What Are Amazon Kindle Fire (HD/HDX) Supported Video Formats and Specs?


Sichuan, China -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/14/2014 -- Since many people want to know what video formats are supported by Amazon Kindle Fire, Digiarty Software, a resourceful multimedia program company, especially points out the Kindle Fire supported movie/video formats, the best video file formats for playing on 7" and 8.9"Kindle Fire, Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX displays.

As is known to most people, Kindle Fire is a mini-type tablet computer designed and marketed by, derived from Kindle e-book reader (similar to B&N’s Nook, Bookeen’s Cybook and Aluratek’s Libre). This first generation Kindle Fire has a 7-inch and a 8.9-inch display, 7.5 × 4.7 × 0.45 inches (191 × 119 × 11 mm), and then Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX (7 and 8.9/8.99 inch versions) were also available in the second and third generations.

In a specific article, Digiarty points out that Kindle Fire supports the formats like Kindle Format 8 (KF8), Kindle Mobi (.azw), TXT, PDF, unrestricted MOBI, PRC natively, Audible (Audible Enhanced (AA, AAX)), DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, non-DRM AAC, MP3, MIDI, OGG, WAV, MP4, VP8. Whereas the video formats supported by it are only MPEG-4 (3GP, 3G2, MP4, M4V), WebM, Matroska (MKV), and music formats AAC, MP3, MIDI, OGG and WAV.

Please read the article specifying the best movie video formats for Kindle Fire at

It can be concluded obviously that the best movie formats for Kindle Fire are MP4 (with MPEG codec), M4V, Webm, 3GP and MKV. While for Kindle Fire HD and HDX, the most ideal video formats are MKV and MP4 (with H264 codec). Among them, MKV is the most common high definition video, MP4 and M4V are applied to Apple, both MP4 and WebM videos can be downloaded from YouTube, and 3GP/3G2 videos are used on 3G mobile phones yet playable on some 2G and 4G phones. And MP4 is highly recommended for its easy availability, high compatibility, great compression rate and especially amazing video quality.

Besides, not all the video files mentioned above can be played faultlessly on Kindle Fire (HD), and Kindle Fire limits the vertical resolution to a maximum of 1080 pixels and the maximum frame rate to 30 frames per second. In such cases, it is necessary to convert video formats and change specifications for Kindle Fires (HD, HDX) with different dimensions.

WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is the best video converter and aspect ratio adjuster for Kindle Fire. For one thing, it has abundant Amazon video profiles such that users do not have to make personal settings while getting the best output videos made for Kindle tablet; for another, this Kindle Fire HD video format converter also allows users to select and adjust aspect ratio, bitrate and other video/audio parameters to get the most ideal output files for any portable device. All AVI, AVCHD (.mts, .m2ts), MPEG (.mpg, .mpeg), MOV, WMV, FLV, MOD, TOD, RM, RMVB, VOB, ASF, QT, DAT, Google TV and TS videos can be converted for playing on Kindle Fire.

Everyone can download and try the best video converter for Kindle Fire (HD) from:

About Digiarty Software, Inc.
Established in 2006, Digiarty is a multimedia software provider specialized in providing DVD & Video related solutions, like DVD Ripper, Blu-ray Decrypter, HD Video Converter, DVD Author, and DVD Copy, etc. Aiming at the best digital media company, Digiarty is always devoted to continuous development and providing their customer advanced products and best services. For more information, please visit: or contact us at: contact(AT)winxdvd(DOT)com