Best Software to Convert MKV DTS to AC3 5.1 Surround Sound

I have been wondering and searching the net and there doesn’t seem to be a confirmed answer on whether it is possible to convert DTS to AC3 5.1 surround sound? Thanks.

Looking for a way to convert MKV DTS to AC3 5.1 as DTS audio codec is not supported well by Plex, Roku, Gear VR most media players and devices. Now this article introduces a direct way to transcode MKV with DTS to MKV AC3 5.1. Continue reading “Best Software to Convert MKV DTS to AC3 5.1 Surround Sound”

Best Free Way to Convert MKV to MP4 with Handbrake

Known to all, the MKV file format it isn’t as widely supported as some. Instead of scrambling around trying to find a piece of software to play your MKV files though, why not just convert them instead? In this guide, I’ll show you a free way to convert MKV to MP4 with Handbrake.

Some of the more common MKV files tend to come from DVD and Blu Ray movie rips, but it’s not unheard of to see them in downloaded or converted Youtube videos too. Wherever yours come from, the MP4 format is a much more widely-supported media standard that’s compatible with most modern devices, so let’s take a crack at converting your MKV to MP4 files. If you wanna a freeware Handbrake must be on your top list. Of course, you can also encode MKV to MP4 with VLC. Continue reading “Best Free Way to Convert MKV to MP4 with Handbrake”

Convert HEVC .MKV to MPEG-2 for DVD Burning

I have a few .mkv files coded in H.265, and a friend of mine asked me if I could pass them to him, but in a DVD so he could watch them on a TV. Now I need to do is to convert HEVC .mkv to MPEG2 in a lossless way. After reading several different post here I put together a working workflow.

First download and install Brorsoft Video Converter

Note: There are many converters available on the net… some free, some retail, some better than others… While, for decoding H.265 MKV files, Brorsoft Video Converter or its Mac version is highly recommended here. Continue reading “Convert HEVC .MKV to MPEG-2 for DVD Burning”

Convert Game of Thrones Episodes from MKV to MP4 for TV Playback

Hi I downloaded xmedia recode to convert game of thrones episode from mkv to mp4 so i can watch them on smart tv. But to convert one episode it is taking over 2 hours? is that right or am I doing something wrong?”

From reddit forum, I found some guys wanna convert Game of Thrones episodes from MKV to MP4 for playback on TV, but failed. Here we’d like to introduce Brorsoft Video Converter to you, which is the best MKV to MP4 converter program. Continue reading “Convert Game of Thrones Episodes from MKV to MP4 for TV Playback”

MKV to GIF- How to Make a GIF from An MKV File

Have some MKV files and now I wanna make some GIF files which can be compatible with Ulead Gif Animator. I’ve tried FFmpeg, but got an error. Now I’m looking for a utility that could convert MKV to GIF easily.

Searching high and low, I found a list of top 5 free MKV to GIF converter. I chose Brorsoft Videomate and tested it. Good performance. Continue reading “MKV to GIF- How to Make a GIF from An MKV File”

Best Software to Convert MKV to MOV/QuickTime File on Mac

Handbrake is a top freeware to convert videos no matter in Windows and Mac. While, if you wanna convert MKV to MOV format, Handbrake would not meet your needs as it output formats are limited to MKV and MP4. So, any alternative choice? Of course, there is. Now I will share one of the best tool with you which can convert MKV to MOV on Mac with least quality loss at fast speed.

Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac, an all-in-one video converter program(compatible with macOS High Sierra, High Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks) that provides both excellent quality and speed. If you are not satisfied with other sloppy converter software, then it is time to download this MKV to MOV converter now. Continue reading “Best Software to Convert MKV to MOV/QuickTime File on Mac”

How to Convert 2D to 3D MKV for Playing with 3D Devices

Is it possible now to watch 3D movies with theatrical 3D experience at home? The answer is YES. With the birth of more and more 3D-capable devices like 3D projectors, 3D players, VR headsets, etc., watching 3D movie is not limited in theaters, but can also be realized at home. Want to enjoy your 2D movies like a 3D one? Check out the following tips to see how to convert any downloaded or recorded 2D movies to 3D MKV on Mac/Windows for a vivid and real visual entertainment. Here is the guide on how to convert 2D to 3D MKV step by step.

Best 2D to 3D MKV converter tool: Continue reading “How to Convert 2D to 3D MKV for Playing with 3D Devices”

How to Convert MKV to MP4 Using VLC

Do you have a video in MKV file and you can’t open it because some program (like Adobe Premiere Pro) doesn’t support this format? If so, you probably wonder how to convert it into some different formats. In this article, we’ve put together a guide on how to quickly convert MKV into MP4 using VLC easily.

As known to all, MKV is an open multimedia format that isn’t exactly widely supported — even if it allows for a robust amount of data in a small package. Software-based media players like VLC might be able to play MKV files, but household media players like iTunes can’t handle it without first converting the file into a different format. Below we will teach you how to use VLC media player to convert MKV files to MP4 freely. Continue reading “How to Convert MKV to MP4 Using VLC”

Converting H.264 MKV to H.265 MKV Efficiently

I’ve ripped all of my DVD’s and Blu-ray’s to MKV using MakeMKV. Most of my Blu-rays are in H.264 format but some are in VC-1 format. Any program to convert these h.264 MKV videos to H.265 MKV’s to reduce disk space usage without loosing any quality? From someone’s shared tutorial I know that it’s not a hard job as long as to get a professional h.265 encoder. Now in this page, I will share some options to convert H.264 MKV to H.265 MKV with the best quality.

Method 1. Using Handbrake to do H.265 encodes

Step 1: Launch HandBrake, Click on “Source” button, open a single file or a whole video folder you want to convert and wait until HandBrake completes the scanning.

Step 2: Select Output Container as “MKV”.

Step 3: Click on “Video” -> Video Codec -> H.265(x265). Continue reading “Converting H.264 MKV to H.265 MKV Efficiently”

Convert TiVo to MKV with Dolby Digital 5.1 audio

Collected some TiVo recordings. I’m looking for a way to play my TiVo files (such as WD Media Player). But as I found, there are few media player can directly support TiVo format. I’m considering if I can convert TiVo to MKVusing a video app with 5.1 Dolby Digital surround audio. Any suggestions on how to encode TiVo to MKV? Luckily, I’ve found a possible way to change TiVo to MKV from Google and now I’d like to share with all of you.

In fact, TiVo is an encrypted video format. Based on its specificity, few media players can play it well and some freeware can’t handle it also. Here Brorsoft TiVo Video Converter is the optimal solution for you. It enables you batch convert TiVo files to MKV video without quality loss. If you like, you can retain 5.1 audio after the TiVo to MVK conversion by adjusting the audio settings. Moreover, this TiVo Converter can also help you quickly convert TiVo to AVI, WMV, MOV, MP4, MPG, etc popular format. If you are planning to encoding TiVo to .mkv on Mac OS X(macOS Sierra included), please get the equivalent Mac version TiVo Converter for Mac. Continue reading “Convert TiVo to MKV with Dolby Digital 5.1 audio”