Featuring superb full HD picture quality and high performance engine, Panasonic Viera TV has become one of the best options for us to watch HD movies. It enables us to enjoy amazing visual effects of any HD movies by streaming them from Internet or local network as we wish. However, when it comes to iTunes movies, it seems no easy to stream those movies from iTunes to Panasonic Viera TV for watching for iTunes movies are restricted by DRM protection and tied to be played on Apple’s devices only. In this situation, the only way to stream iTunes movies to Panasonic TV is to remove the DRM lock from the iTunes movies at first place.
In this article, I will share my own experience to help you to bypass DRM protection and stream iTunes movies to Viera TV step by step.
Remove DRM from iTunes Movies & Stream to Panasonic TV
As you may know, Panasonic Viera TV is described from the official website to play videos in MP4 format via USB port. But movies downloaded from iTunes are encoded in “Protected M4V” format which are incompatible with Panasonic Viera TV. So in order to play iTunes movies on Viera TV, we must find a way to convert the DRM-ed iTunes M4V files to Panasonic TV supported MP4 format while removing the DRM from iTunes movies.
In this case, I’d like to recommend TunesKit iTunes DRM Video Converter (Mac or Windows) to you. It’s one of the fastest iTunes M4V Video Converter which can not only get rid of DRM protection from any iTunes movies and TV shows, but also convert the protected M4V format to MP4 with 100% original video quality, 5.1 Dolby surround audio, subtitles preserved.
How to Convert and Stream iTunes Movies to Panasonic Viera TV
You may download either Mac or Windows version of the program according to your system requirements. Here let’s take TunesKit iTunes Video Converter for Mac as an example to walk you through the process in converting and streaming iTunes movies to Panasonic Viera TV for playback.
- Add Protected M4V Movies from iTunes Library
You can add iTunes movies and TV shows to TunesKit either by clicking “Add Files” button in the program to select the movies you want to stream to Panasonic TV or by directly dragging and dropping the iTunes movies into the converter.
- Remove DRM and Convert iTunes M4V Movies to MP4 for Viera TV
Once the movies loaded successfully, you may choose the output settings, including subtitles, audio tracks for the output video files. Then you can start to remove DRM from iTunes movies and convert the M4V to MP4 by clicking “Convert” button.
- Stream Converted iTunes Movies to Panasonic Viera TV via USB
After the conversion, you can find the converted iTunes movies to save them into USB and begin streaming to Panasonic TV for watching.