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How to copy 4Gb+ files to One X?

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12th March 2012, 05:09 PM   |  #1  
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With Media Link HD it will be possible to stream HD content to a HDTV. But how to copy a HD movie, for instance, to One X, if it doesn't support SD Card and internal SD partition doesn't support files bigger than 4Gb?

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12th March 2012, 05:36 PM   |  #2  
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maybe the internal 32gb partition comes with ntfs, is it possible?
12th March 2012, 05:42 PM   |  #3  
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According to Anandtech's review of TF Prime:

"Android File Transfer won't push over a file greater than 4GB so the first thing I tried was ripping a portion of A Quantum of Solace (BD) and sending over a 40Mbps High Profile 1080p MKV of it. (...) External NTFS volumes are supported and the sdcard file system supports files greater than 4GB in size, so I copied a 15GB 1080p Blu-ray rip of A Quantum of Solace from a USB stick to the Prime."
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12th March 2012, 05:47 PM   |  #4  
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According to Anandtech's review of TF Prime:

"Android File Transfer won't push over a file greater than 4GB so the first thing I tried was ripping a portion of A Quantum of Solace (BD) and sending over a 40Mbps High Profile 1080p MKV of it. (...) External NTFS volumes are supported and the sdcard file system supports files greater than 4GB in size, so I copied a 15GB 1080p Blu-ray rip of A Quantum of Solace from a USB stick to the Prime."

But the One X doesn't have USB host, as far as I know.

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13th March 2012, 01:07 AM   |  #5  
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I think all ICS phones will have USB Host support but not 100% sure...
13th March 2012, 01:22 AM   |  #6  
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If only there was an acessory to plug a SD Card adaptor...
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so basically we have a device capable of streaming 1080p HD quality video but it cannot support storage of such files due to the typical large size conflicting with internal storage system?
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Originally Posted by myself11

According to Anandtech's review of TF Prime:

"Android File Transfer won't push over a file greater than 4GB so the first thing I tried was ripping a portion of A Quantum of Solace (BD) and sending over a 40Mbps High Profile 1080p MKV of it. (...) External NTFS volumes are supported and the sdcard file system supports files greater than 4GB in size, so I copied a 15GB 1080p Blu-ray rip of A Quantum of Solace from a USB stick to the Prime."

ok, so... am I being a dumbass here ? or am I reading it right:

"so I copied a 15GB 1080p Blu-ray rip of A Quantum of Solace from a USB stick to the Prime"
I do believe this means that he sent the 15GB file to his phone... therefore, it is possible.

About having usb host capability:
"All three handsets have a USB Host enabled micro USB port, which means users will be able to connect them to USB accessories and to an HDTV or monitor with the right adapter"
source: http://www.gottabemobile.com/2012/02...ense-4-0-video
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13th March 2012, 01:16 PM   |  #9  
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Thanks for the confirmation casca!

So basicly as I understand it he is saying...

When Phone is connected to a PC you cant transfer files larger than 4gb to it.
However when a USB Storage Deivce is connected directly to the phone via USB Host you can transfer files bigger than 4gb to the phone?

Seems a little wiered... I understud the limitation for transfering 4gb+ files to an SD card was due to it being formated with FAT32 but the internal storage in the phone wont be FAT32 will it?
13th March 2012, 01:38 PM   |  #10  
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When Phone is connected to a PC you cant transfer files larger than 4gb to it.
However when a USB Storage Deivce is connected directly to the phone via USB Host you can transfer files bigger than 4gb to the phone?

That's not how I understand it. It could also mean that the phone itself cannot hold 4GB+ files but it can read or write them from an external usb device. So you can stream your movies directly from the usb drive over the phone.

But I might be wrong..

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