“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.
So, how to convert MKV DTS to AC3 5.1? Any software can help us achieve to the goal? In fact, it’s much easier than you may think along with Brorsoft Video Converter. With it, you can effortlessly encode MKV DTS to AC3 audio or AAC audio in a few mouse clicks. Besides, you can merge multiple MKV video clips into one file, and cut off the unwanted black edges. What’s more, the program can convert MKV, AVI, VOB, TiVo, MTS, MPG, FlV, etc. to versatile video formats for playback on portable media devices. If you’re using a Mac, you can get the equivalent Mac version entitled Brorsoft MKV Converter Mac which can help you transcode MKV DTS to AC3 5.1 audio on Mac OS X (High Sierra included). Just get it and follow the step-by-step guide to achieve your goal smoothly.
Tutorial: How to convert MKV DTS to AC3 5.1
Step 1: Add DTS MKV files
Install the launch the DTS to AC3 Converter. Click the Add button to import MKV DTS files into it for converting.
Step 2: Set output profile and settings as MKV AC3 5.1
You can select the output video format MKV HD Video (*.mkv) from HD Video in the drop-down list “Format”.
and then you can click “Settings” to select video codec (h.264) and audio codec (AC3), audio channels (5.1)
Tip: If you wanna extract DTS audio from MKV video to AC3 with 5.1, just choose output audio format from the Common Audio >> AC3- Dolby Digital AC-3(*.ac3) category.
Step 3: Encode MKV DTS to MKV AC3
Hit the Convert button to start converting MKV DTS sound to AC3 with 5.1 channels on the main interface of the powerful MKV DTS to AC3 Converter. Quickly you will get your converted AC3 files with 5.1 channels and the audio/video sync correctly and perfectly.
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