How to Convert MKV Video Files?

MatrosKa Video (.mkv) is the open standard Matroska Multimedia Container format for video, while MKA for audio and MKS for subtitle. MKV is famous for its compatibility with almost any video codec in the world. Nowadays, mostly devices and applications support MP4/MOV/AVI etc video formats, so it is difficult to play MKV video. This article exists to help you know how to convert MKV video so you can play it back effortlessly on your Mac or PC.

Related Software: Video Converter, Video Editor, Blu-ray Creator, Blu-ray Ripper

Why Convert MKV or Make MKV Video?

1: Convert MKV to MP4: By converting MKV to MP4, you can play and edit MKV on iPad, iPhone, iPod, Samsung Galaxy S2/3/4, Note2/3, HTC One, iMovie, FCP, Vegas, Windows Movie Maker etc.

2: Edit MKV: You can cut mkv, split mkv, join mkv, set output parameter for mkv, and apply effect for mkv video files.

3: Rip Blu-Ray to MKV: You can rip Blu-Ray DVD/Disc to MKV video with 5.1 Sound channels for MKV player and HDTV etc with perfect quality

4: Burn MKV to Blu-Ray: You can make, create and burn MKV video files to Blu-Ray Discs (BD-25, BD-50), DVDs (DVD-5, DVD-9) etc for playing with BD Player.

Supported Formats, Devices and Applications You Can Convert/Import MKV Files To
1: Video: WMV, FLV, AVI, MOV, MP4, M4V, MPEG-2, DivX, MPEG-1, MKV, DV, VOB, 3GP, 3G2, ASF.
2: Audio: MP3, WAV, M4R, M4A, AIFF, AAC, FLAC, AC3, OGG, CAF, APE.
3: Applications: iMovie, Final Cut Pro, iDVD, Windows Movie Maker, Vegas.
4: HD & 3D: HD MKV, HD AVI, HD MP4, HD MPEG, HD MKV, HD M4V, 3D MP4, 3D MKV, 3D YouTube, HD TS, HD TRP,
5: Web Sharing: YouTube, Vimeo, MySpace, Facebook, FLV, F4V, SWF, WebM
6: Devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Android Smartphones (Samsung Galaxy S/S2/S3/Note, HTC Evo 4G, HTC One X/S/V, Motorola Droid X, etc), Xbox 360, Playstation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Android Generic, Windows Phone, BlackBerry Bold, BlackBerry Curve, Sandisk Sansa, LG Optimus

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