When got a LG Smart TV, most users are eager to know if LG TV will play .mkv files via USB. Well, as you’ve found out, some MKV files work and some just don’t seem to be playable on the LG TV. What caused the problem? How to fix it? This article just aims to outline the best way to play MKV videos on LG TV perfectly with the best quality.
Actually MKV is a container format. Can LG TV support the MKV video really depends what is inside the file. For example, if that MKV has DTS-HD or Dolby True HD, the LG TV won’t play the sound. Besides, Bit rate, resolution, etc will have a large part to play in this. Don’t expect a TV to playback a high bitrate .mkv. The solution for you is to find a third-party tool to convert MKV videos to LG TV more supported video format, which can make everything easy.
aPubsoft HD Video Converter is one of the best options for you. The software is able to convert AVI, VOB, TiVo, FLV, MTS as well as MKV to LG TV friendly file formats like .divx, .mp4 without quality loss. Plus, it offers kinds of preset profiles for media players including Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, Nexus 7, Kindle Fire HD, Nook HD, Samsung Galaxy Tab, etc to meet your different needs. If you are Mac users, please turn to aPubsoft HD Video Converter for Mac. Download the software and we will share a quick solution with you.
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How to convert MKV for playback on LG TV
Step 1. Start MKV to LG TV Converter and drag the .mkv files to the software interface. Or you can click “Add File” button to import the video. You can add several .mkv videos for converting at one time as this video converter supports batch conversion.
Step 2. Click “Profile” bar to select “HD Video > HD H.264/MPEG-4 AVC Video(*.mp4)” as output format, which can be viewed on LG TV perfectly.
Step 3. Before start the MKV to MP4 conversion for LG TV, you can click the Settings icon and adjust the video size, video bitrate, codec, frame rate, audio sample rate, etc parameters, so that you can get a decent video on your LG Smart TV.
Step 4. Click “Convert” button to convert MKV to MP4 for playing on LG TV on Windows/Mac with original quality.
After the MKV to MP4 conversion, connect the USB drive with computer and head to the destination folder where the converted files are stored; transfer the files to the USB drive then playing your MKV videos on LG TV.
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