GIF means Graphics Interchange Format
developed by CompuServe Cor. in 1987.It is a standard format
to compress images with monotone color and clear details.
GIF image file data is compressed with variable length
compression algorithm, so it could support up to 256 colors.
GIF includes two types: static GIF and animated GIF. Both of
them support transparent background images and applicable to
multiple operating systems. "size" small, online animation
are many small GIF format.
Zune is the name of both services that
obtain and share the media content and a brand of Portable
Media Player developed by Microsoft like iPod of Apple Inc.
Xbox is a video game console competing
intensely with the Nintendo GameCube/Wii or Sony's
PlayStation/(PS2/PS3).Microsoft has published versions
Xenon, Xbox 2, Xbox FS, Xbox Next, or NextBox, XBOX 360 (HD
Zune / Xbox can play gif directly or convert gif to wmv first on PC. Microsoft
DirectX 8.1or later version is required.
Zune Xbox Converter to
convert GIF animated to Zune / Xbox.
Or run Picture To
Video Converter to convert still gif to Zune / Xbox. Then use USB or networks to
transfer the wmv file. Or burn the files to CD/DVD, play
disks on Xbox easily.
APPLE TV could support both files
encrypted with the FairPlay Digital Rights Management
technology and photos with extension of JPEG, BMP, GIF,
TIFF, and PNG.. Audio can be encoded with AAC, MP3, Apple
Lossless, AIFF, or WAV audio codecs. Video could also be
supported when itís encoded with either the MPEG-4 video
codec for a maximum resolution of 720x432 (432p) or 640x480
pixels at 30 fps or the H.264 video codec for a maximum
resolution of 720p (up to 1280x720 pixels) at 24 fps.
To play APPLE TV on Zune/Xbox, please convert quicktime/mpeg4 format video files to wmv
file normally. Try to install the
QuickTime Player and
QuickTime Directshow filter. If the file is encrypted,
the conversion will fail.