Many users have kinds of issues to play their 1080p/720p videos or movies on Windows 8 tablet or phone. It is common sense to download android media players for Windows 8 tablet or smartphone. However, based on the high quality and large file size of a Full HD movie, the 3rd party media player can’t handle it smoothly. Apart from this, not all 720p video files are supported well by players. Because each tablet or phone has its own formats limitation, at the same time, the player doesn’t have the ability to decode kinds of HD formats. Such as MKV, VOB, Tivo, MOV, AVCHD, AVI, MTS, MPG and more. To get 1080p movies playing on windows 8 tablet or smartphone, you are suggested to convert 1080p to 720p. For these unsupported movie files, you’d better convert them to a format that you device works well. Here is how to do it. Required Software: Windows 8 Video converter/Windows 8 Video converter for Mac A step-by-step guide: Step 1. Import 1080p or 720p video files into the program. Launch the video to windows 8 converter. And click “Add Video” button to load 1080p or 720p MKV, MOV, MTS, M2TS, VOB, AVI, AVCHD, Tivo… video files. Step 2. Select your win8 device compatible video format. Now you need to set a format for 1080p/720p HD video to Windows 8 tablets/phones conversion. Click “Format”, find “Common Video” ->”H.264 Video (*.mp4)”. Step 3. Click on “Settings” to adjust the video quality so as to fit your device play standard. Just refer to the image. Step 4. Convert 1080p 720p movies to Windows 8 tablets/phones. Click “Convert” button to start converting any videos to win8 optimized MP4 format. If you would like to join several files together, just select these files and check the “Merge into one” box before clicking “Convert”. Once the conversion is done, find the converted video files and transfer them to your tablet or phone. Then, you can watch 1080p 720p movies on Windows 8 tablets/phones as you wish.