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. 

All of the free converters I found either have terrible quality on the video. So I was wondering what you guys to convert MKV to Windows 10. After searching further, I found Brorsoft Video Converter. It is a yet professional MKV converter, which comparatively has better output quality, in particular HD videos and intuitive interface. With it, you can fast convert MKV to Windows 10 supported file type like WMV, H.264 MP4 with the best quality. A while later, the video conversion will be finished and you’ll be able to watch the awesome .mkv media content on Windows 10 without having to compromise on the quality. Now, we will give a detailed guide on the whole process from converting MKV to Windows 10 supported video.

How to convert MKV to Windows 10 supported file format

Step 1: Load MKV files

Download the MKV video converter on your computer, install and run the program, add .mkv videos. You can choose to import videos or the entire folder by clicking the top left two icons.

Step 2: Select the output format

Next, choose a video format that is supported by Windows Media Player as the output format. Of course WMV is the best choice. Simply click “Format” > “Common Video” or “”HD Video” and select “WMV” from the format list.Of course, MP4 is also a good choice for you.

Tip: If the default video/parameters can’t meet your needs, just click Settings icon to adjust the video codec, bitrate, frame rate, audio sample rate, etc to get a decent video as you want. In principle, the larger input values, the better output quality, but the corresponding larger file size.

Step 3: Start conversion

After all necessary settings, you can hit the “Convert” to start converting MKV to Windows 10 supported format.

Once the conversion finished, click “Open” in main interface to quick locate the converted video. Then, you can play MKV files on Windows 10 without hassle.

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