How to Transfer and Play MKV Movies on iPhone 8

iPhone 8 with Super Retina display becomes ideal for everyone who enjoys watching videos MKV in particular on their phone. Well.. yes but Apple still doesn’t make it easy for us when it comes to transferring .MKV to iPhone 8. So, any quick workaround here? Okay. This post will uncover how you can play MKV files on iPhone 8 with ease.

The video formats iPhone supports are H.264, MPEG-4 in MP4, MOV and M4V. And the audio formats iPhone supports are MP3 and AAC. Very apparently, MKV files cannot be directly played on iPhone. Therefore a MKV to iPhone converter is in need to convert the MKV videos first. 

With the Brorsoft Video Converter | Video Converter for Mac, you can complete the MKV to iPhone conversion in simple clicks, and then play it on your sweet, shiny, Apple iPhone.

This MKV video to iPhone converter works seamlessly on macOS 10.13 and PC (Windows 10) to help users convert various video formats to iPhone like FLV, AVI, MTS and MKV to iPhone X/8 Plus/8/7s/7/6s/6/SE/5s, Samsung Galaxy S8/Note 8 and more. An unique feature of this iPhone MKV video converter lies in its fastest MKV video converter for its pioneering use of CPU hardware acceleration tech, which speeds up the whole conversion to 5X faster than other tools, all with excellent output quality!

Guide: How to Convert MKV to iPhone 8

Step 1. Add MKV files

Install and run iPhone 8 video converter. Click Add button to load .mkv files from hard drive for converting. Or you can directly drag and drop the video files to the main window of this program. To merge several videos to one file, just tick “Merge into one file”.

Step 2. Set output format

iPhone supports M4V, MP4 and MOV format. So in this step, you can choose one of them as the output format. Or you can directly select “iPhone” > “iPhone 6 H.264 Full HD 1080P(*.mp4)”. The preset could fit on iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus perfectly.

Tip: If the default settings do not fit you requirement, you can click “Settings” icon to and enter “Profile Settings” panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels. Get the best video/audio settings for iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus.

Step 3. Start conversion

After finish the above steps, click the “Convert ” button to start conversion, you could view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime.

Once the conversion is done, click Open Folder and transfer the converted files to iPhone 8 via iTunes. Now, you can play and watch the converted MKV videos on iPhone 8 (Plus) without any hassles.

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