Playing 3D Videos on ASUS ZenFone AR

John Salley

Dec 11, 2017 05:48 am / Posted by John Salley to VR Headsets

Smart phones has been one part of our life which can reduce the distance between people and people, now, people want to get more need from the samrt phone, we not only want to enjoy the videos, musisc, files on it, also want t get some special features on it, playing 3D videos on smart phones is becoming the hot topic, also more and more smart phones support the 3D videos and VR headsets too, like the ASUS ZenFone AR which is the first phone ever to support both Tango and Daydream VR comes. For 3D fand, you must have one in hand. This post will tell you how to play 3D videos on ASUS ZenFone AR.

First: 3D Video Player for ASUS ZenFone AR

When you start to play 3D videos on ASUS ZenFone AR, you need to install the 3D video player on ASUS ZenFone AR, you can refer to the following information and select one 3D media player on your smartphones.

VR Player: Which can read 2D/3D images and videos, read local files, streams (including youtube), disc and more. Its supported 3D mode including mono, over-under, side. 

 AAA VR Cinema app: There is a wide range of options available to play 360 as well as normal 3D VR videos

Homido 360 VR Player: The Homido 360 VR Player allows you to watch 360° spherical videos from youtube and other websites.

 VRTV Player: RTV player supports 3D and 2D movie in a variety of formats: Side by side (SBS), Over and Under (OU, Top and Bottom), etc.

You can know more the 3D media player for Android from online, for some iPhone users, you also can enjoy the 3D videos with the 3D VR player for iPhone.

Second: Multiple 3D Videos for ASUS ZenFone AR

Do you want to get the free and multiple 3D videos now? You have 2 options: One is to downlaod the 3D videos from the online 3D video download websites, another option is to convert the 2D videos to 3D videos with the 3D video converter. You can select one you like.

Option 1: Popular 3D video download websites

  1. YIFY Torrents
  2. The Illustrated 3D Movie List

Option 2: Convert 2D videos to 3D videos

If you care about the slow 3D video download speed, you can try this tool: Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate which can be one of the best and easiest 3D video converter, you can load many 2D videos with different video formats, like the MP4, AVI. MOV, WMV, MKB, VOB, etc, this software can provide you the main 3D video formats: 3D MP4, 3D MOV, 3D WMV, 3D AVI, 3D MKV, at the same time, each 3D video formats has the different 3D video effect, like the 3D SBS video, 3D Anaglyph and 3D Top/Bottom.

You also can load the DVD and Blu-ray discs, 3D ISO image file, then convert disc movies to 3D videos too, this software can remove the most DVD and Blu-ray protection. When you get the 3D videos, you also can play it on other VR headsets, like the Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Rift DK2 , Google Cardboard (1, 2), Google Daydream VR and so on.

Quick Guide: Create 3D Videos for ASUS ZenFone AR

Step 1. Load the videos

You can take full use of the old 2D videos, like the 2D digital videos, 2D DVD and Blu-ray disc, you also can load the 3D Blu-ray videos for playing on ASUS ZenFone AR, open this 3D video converter and import the videos by clicking the File, you also can drag the videos to this software directly. At the preview window, you can enjoy the videos firstly.

Load 2D resources

Step 2. Choose output 3D video formats

Click Format and open the output video format list, here, you can choose any 3D video formats you like, like: 3D MKV, 3D MP4, 3D MOV, 3D WMV, 3D AVI. At the same time, you also can choose the 3D video effects, like: 3D Side by Side, 3D Anaglyph or 3D Top/Bottom. Here, you can choose the 3D SBS MP4 video for different VR headset.

Choose output 3D video format and mode

Step 3. Begin 2D to 3D video conversion

Go back to the main interface, hit right-bottom “Convert” button to begin the conversion from 2D to 3D video format. Wait for a while, you can have the desired 3D videos for ASUS ZenFone AR. If you want to get the video with faster speed, you also can add the folder to this software and do batch video conversion.

For some ASUS ZenFone AR beginner, the following ASUS ZenFone AR Spec is ready for you.

Display 5.7" WQHD Super AMOLED; 515 ppi
CPU Snapdragon 821
GPU Adreno 530
Storage 64GB/128GB, expandable via microSD
Cameras 23MP OIS+EIS rear, 8MP front; Tango
Battery 3,300mAh; Quick Charge 3.0
Misc USB Type-C , fingerprint sensor, 3.5mm headphone jack
Connectivity Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band; LTE bands 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/18/20/26/28/29/38/40/41
Measurements 158.7 x 77.7 x 9 mm; 170 g