How can I play MKV files on Android?

To start, download Video Converter Ultimate from its product page and run it on your computer.

  1. Add MKV File to the Converter. On its interface, you can see a big “+” icon.
  2. Choose Android Compatible Format.
  3. Select an Audio Track and Subtitle Track.
  4. Convert MKV to Play on Android Device.

Is MKV a codec?

This codec is used for HD playback. However, the most common encoding in MKV is still x264. It’s an open version of H. 264, which is the standard for today.

How do I use an MKV codec?

Steps to use VLC to open the MKV file:

  1. Download VLC media player from the App Store, or Google store.
  2. Install the freeware.
  3. Run VLC.
  4. Use a corresponding button or drag-and-drop option to add your MKV file to VLC.
  5. Click Play.

Why some MKV files Cannot play in Android?

MKV is not Android natively supported format. If you have not installed a third party media player that supports MKV, you cannot play MKV in Android. You may install a MKV Player or convert MKV to Android more supported MP4 or MOV with the help of Avdshare Video Converter.

Can MX player play MKV files?

There are a few ways to do this: Open your file manager (if you don’t have one, download ES File Explorer), find the MKV file and tap on it. Open your video player (if you don’t have one, download MX Player), find the MKV file and tap on it.

How can VLC play MKV files?

Way 1: Right-click on the MKV video file and go to Properties in the context menu. Then click the Change… button to swap the default application with the VLC media player. After that, simply double-click the MKV file would open it with VLC.

Which is better quality MP4 or MKV?

There’s no clear winner. Each format is better for some use cases, not quite as good for others. MP4 is more widely supported for playing video on a browser, and it has less file overhead. MKV is more popular for converting DVDs and Blu-Ray discs to video files.

How do I convert MKV to MP4 on Android?

How to Convert MKV to Android Video?

  1. Click the “Choose Files” button to select your MKV files.
  2. Click the “Convert to Android Video” button to start the conversion.
  3. When the status change to “Done” click the “Download Android Video” button.

Can Samsung phones play MKV files?

Most of you can enjoy AVI, MP4, MWV, MKV videos on Samsung Galaxy. But when you faced with MKV videos, then you can’t play it. How can we play MKV video on Samsung Galaxy? In fact, Android Video Converter can solve this problem.