Play MKV movies on Smart TV via USB freely
Your Smart TV can't open .mkv video source? Don't worry about this. Acrok Video Converter Ultimate can help you convert MKV video to Smart TV supported video format quickly and easily. Let you play MKV movies on Smart TV in the vivid colors.
What Acrok Video Converer Ultimate can do for you?
Convert any 4K/1080P/720P video to any Smart TV supported format.
- Convert 2D video to 3D in Anaglyph, Side by Side, and Top and Bottom.
- Trim, crop, watermark video and adjust video effect.
- Rip and convert Blu-ray/DVD to Samsung, LG, Sharp, Sony, etc., Smart TV compatible formats
- Add *.srt, *.ass, and *.ssa subtitle files
to your movies.
What video format can play on Smart TV without any problem? MP4 is a common video foramt, and all the Smart TV support MP4 playback well. So, we can convert MKV to MP4 (Video codec: H.264, Audio codec: AAC/AC3).
Acrok Video Converter Ultimate is the best MKV to MP4 converter for all Smart TVs. Just simple clicks, you cwill get the playable videos for your Samsung, LG, Sony, Vizio, Sharp, Panasonic, TCL, Philips, etc., Smart TV. Please follow below guide to learn how to convert and play MKV movies on your Smart TV.
Convert MKV to Smart TV best supported format - MP4
This guide uses Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Windows (Including Windows 10) screenshots. The way to convert your downloaded or recorded movies on Mac is almost the same. Just make sure you've downloaded the right version.
Note: If you plan to play purchased iTunes movies on your Smart TV via USB flash drive, you have to remove DRM protection and convert iTunes M4V movies to H.264 MP4 via a DRM removal software.
Add MKV videos
Run this top MKV to Smart TV Converter. Load your videos by clicking the "Add files" button. Also you can just drag and drop your video source to the program.
Tip: For ripping Blu-ray movis to Smart TV supported format, you need to insert your disc into BD drive then click "Load Disc" to import your videos.
Choose H.264 MP4 as output format
Click "Format" bar and choose "Common Video -> H.264 Video (*.mp4)" as Samsung/LG Smart TV compatible video format for playing MKV movies in Smart TV smoothly. If you like, you can choose " HDTV 1080P Video (*.mp4)" under "HDTV" category to convert .mkv to 1080P MP4 video for Samsung and LG Smart TV.
1. Tap "settings" to customize the output parameters - adjust the video size, bitrate, frame rate, audio sample rate, audio channel, etc to get a decent video for watching on Smart TV. If you want to get 5.1 surround sound, you can select "5.1 Channels" as output.
2. Click on "Edit" icon to give basic video editing before video conversion. You can crop, trim, customize video effect or add watermark to the loaded video.
Convert MKV to MP4
Click the "Convert" button to start transcoding MKV to H.264 MP4 for Smart TV right away. This conversion process will finish soon.
Play MKV on Smart TV
Afterwards, click the Open button to locate the output files and transfer to USB flash drive or a digital device. Connect USB to USB interface, now you can watch MKV video on Samsung/LG Smart TV without any problem.
Tip: If you want to watch Blu-ray and DVD movies on Smart TV, Acrok program can help you transfer DVD/Blu-ray to USB flash drive for playing freely.
Supported Smart TVs
Q1: Plays MKV file on Smasung Smart TV, but no sound.
I just finished downloading a MKV video file but theres perfect video but no audio please help.
A: MKV auduio codec is DTS, Smart TV doesn't support DTS audio playback. Don't warry, Acrok Video Converter can convert DTS to AAC audio codec. Just choosing MP4 foramt. If you want to get AC3 audio, you can choose "HD Video" then "HD H.264 Video (MP4)". You can choose audio codec freely.
Q2: How to add .srt subtitle files
to my MKV movies
I get get a HD MKV movies and a .srt subtitle file. How to add the subtitle to my video?
A: Click "Edit", you can add your subtitle files to you movies easily.