If you just got new Samsung Galaxy Note II in hand and looking to transfer data (music, videos, photos etc.) between your Galaxy Note 2 and PC like me, you can follow below steps I share with you to make easy media files transferring.
1. If you are a windows users, then you have to download and install USB drivers for the Galaxy Note 2.If you are a Mac user, you do not require to download and install any software.
2. Connect your Galaxy Note 2 to an USB port using USB cable.
3. Now you will see a prompt on the screen of the Galaxy Note 2. Drag the notification area down and select Connected as media Device > Media device (MTP). Then, you should have a successful connection.
PS: You can also use Samsung Kies software for managing files on the Galaxy Note 2. Kies software can be downloaded and installed from Samsung website. Now once the Kies software installed on your PC, it will start automatically when connect your Samsung Galaxy Note 2 to your PC. It is compatible to both Mac and Windows. Note: If Kies software does not recognize your Note 2, please go to manufacturer website and get the latest driver.
Well, above is the easy tutorial on connecting Galaxy Note 2 to PC. If you’ve made it, you can easily transfer videos/music/photos to Galaxy Note 2 from PC now.
Tips to Get Your Media Files Fit for Galaxy Note II Playback
1. Galaxy Note II friendly videos 3GP(MP4), WMV(ASF), AVI, FLV, MKV, WebM.
2. Galaxy Note II supported audio files MP3, OGG, WMA, AAC, ACC+, eAAC+, AMR(NB,WB), MIDI, WAV, AC-3, Flac.
3.Compress/convert 1080p videos to Galaxy Note II including but not limit to 1080p MKV, FLV, MTS, M2TS, TiVo, FLV, WMV, AVI, etc for playback if necessary.
4. The best video/audio settings for Galaxy Note II.
a. For 720p/1080p source movie, you can set the video size as 1280*720 fully compatible with Galaxy Note II screen resolution. And set video bitrate as 1000~1500kbps.
b． For DVD movies, you’d better set the video size as 720*480 according to DVD movies’ native resolution.
Keep these tips in mind; you would play any video/music on Galaxy Note II freely with the best quality. Enjoy your time.