VLC for Kindle Fire Not Play MKV Video- Fixed

VLC is great (5 star). VLC for Fire has issues. It looks like this app is a fork from the open source VLC and is supposed to be dedicated to the Fire TV. When I play MKV using VLC for Kindle Fire, it failed to read the file. Any way to solve VLC for Kindle Fire not play MKV issue?

A quick workaround to get MKV files played in VLC for Kindle Fire:  Continue reading “VLC for Kindle Fire Not Play MKV Video- Fixed”

Any Way to Play MKV Files on Chromebook Plus

I have a Chromebook Plus and I have the first season of Narcos on my external hard drive. All of the files are MKV files but the only thing is that I can only hear audio, video is absent. Got some tips and tricks from related forums, I tried again. And it works. Now I will share the best method to play MKV on Chromebook Plus easily.

As some guys said, Chromebooks Plus doesn’t support certain audio codecs as they’re proprietary and Chrome/Google would have to pay license fees to the owners. MKV containers are supported but if the audio within the container is encoded in a proprietary codec, it won’t play. To solve the issue, I’ve worked out 3 possible solutions.  Continue reading “Any Way to Play MKV Files on Chromebook Plus”

How to Play MKV on Windows 10 Natively

I’ve recently upgrade to Windows 10, but when I test to run MKV video file on Windows 10, it cant run smoothly (dropping much fps ). I try to install every video player(See a list of best MKV player for Windows 10) that I know, but it won’t run smoothly. Any body has answer for my problem?

I have scoured the internet, tried everything I could find about running MKV files on Windows 10. The final result I found from all relevant forums is that MKV is not a right format for Windows 10 including Movie & TV software. A solution I’ve worked out to solve the issue is to convert MKV to Windows 10 more friendly format.  Continue reading “How to Play MKV on Windows 10 Natively”

Transfer and Play MKV on Google Pixel 2 XL

What do people suggest for watching movies and videos on the Pixel 2 XL (i.e. .mkv files) as I found MKV is not supported natively by the Android phone. Searching XDA Forums, VLC, MX Player Pro are recommended as they’re both great players with great features and fluid software decoding. But for playing certain DTS .MKV, HEVC MKV files on Pixel 2 XL, using a third-party video is not workable sometimes. In this case, converting all of your MKV files to Google Pixel 2 XL more friendly MP4 video would be the ultimate solution.  Continue reading “Transfer and Play MKV on Google Pixel 2 XL”

Best Way to Play MKV on Android TV

I’ve just got Sony OLED TV with android TV OS. I have HDD with several 4k movies in MKV container files. Can you suggest the best way to play 4K MKV on my Android TV? Thanks!

Have the plan to play MKV on Android TV like the above user? Read this article, and you can get some clues.  Continue reading “Best Way to Play MKV on Android TV”

Easy Way to Transfer and Watch MKV on Amazon Fire 7

My wife is wanting to catch up on some of her TV shows and I’ve got them on my PC as MKV files. She’d rather not sit in my office at the computer desk and watch so I’m trying to figure out how I can easily transfer them to her Amazon Fire 7 to watch at her leisure. When I tried, these files in MKV are not supported by Fire 7. I’m looking for a workaround to transfer and view MKV files on Amazon Fire 7 easily. Now 2 ways shared below.

Method 1. Using 3rd-party video player like MX Player

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Play MKV on DVICO TVIX-HD Multimedia Player

I’m the user of TVIX-HD for playing different video files. But when I run MKV on the media player, it refused to recognize the file. In order to play MKV on DVICO TVIX HD for without problems, the easy option is to convert MKV videos to DVICO TVIX HD most compatible video files like MPEG2, DivX AVI. To achieve the goal, what you need is a professional MKV converter app. In this case, Brorsoft Video Converter comes out. With it, you can easily convert videos including MXF, MTS, FLV, MOV, MKV, TiVo, H.265 etc to DVICO TVIX HD compatible video files with high quality and fast speed. It aims to solve this problem by giving us the ability to convert and playback any kinds of video files. Moreover, the built-in video editor lets you edit and touch up your videos to get your desired effects in clicks. Download the program to start the conversion.  Continue reading “Play MKV on DVICO TVIX-HD Multimedia Player”

Watch MKV Movies on Surface Pro 2017

I bought a Surface Pro 2017 last month ago. Great experience. But when I playing MKV files, the .mkv files only play sound with black screen. So, my target now is to find a way to play MKV on Surface Pro 2017 without any hassle.

Searching high and low, two methods come out. First, try another MKV player app or program. I was suggested to try playing those MKV files using another app like VLC on Surface Pro. I’ve tried yet, but the issue persists.  Continue reading “Watch MKV Movies on Surface Pro 2017”

Tips Playing MKV Videos on Galaxy S9

MKV is a very popular video format which is widely used today. Nowadays, we can easily access various sorts of MKV files online for free. However, the Android device including the new Samsung Galaxy S9(S9+) doesn’t play MKV files natively. In this article, we will briefly illustrate the causes and then give some methods to help you solve the problem.

As you know MKV is a container format, not a specific type of file. Even if you installed a third-party video player like VLC on your Galaxy S9, the fill will not play normally sometimes due to the complex video/audio codec. Now I will share you with some feasible solutions to help you play MKV files on Galaxy S9 flawlessly.   Continue reading “Tips Playing MKV Videos on Galaxy S9”

MKV Files Not Importing/Playing on JRiver Media Center – Fixed

MKV is a supported video format for JRiver Media Center although, there are still many users who have difficulties in playing MKV via JRiver Media Center. This article will talk about the main reason and share a solution to view MKV files on JRiver Media Center with ease. Continue reading “MKV Files Not Importing/Playing on JRiver Media Center – Fixed”