Video: Convert a video for a Clie TH55
this article is about convert any video to a file suitable for a sony Clie TH55. You will need ffmpeg to make the following working.
The generated video can be watched in full screen on a TH55 with the original sony video player. So this is the DSP which will decode de video thus the battery life is preserved:
ffmpeg -i MyVideoFile.avi -s 320x240 -b 251 -r 23.976 -g 240 -qmin 2 \ -qmax 15 -acodec mp2 -ab 96 -ar 48000 -vcodec mpeg1video MOV00001.MPG
Be carfull, the filename must be like MOVXXXXX.MPG, in upper case, where X is a number
You can try other parameters for encoding, but theses ones give a good quality on the TH55 screen (it does not on a computer screen) and it takes about 50 Mb of space for 20 minutes of video.