Apple TV users may download tons of SD MKV files or 720p.x247 HD MKV files. But the Apple TV can't playback .mkv files even though most are encoded using x264 or h264 encoders. So how can we play MKV/HD MKV files on Apple TV? For playback you should convert MKV to MP4 Apple TV compatible format with a MKV to Apple TV Converter. Then AppleTV can playback these 720p files with no quality loss on the video. After conversion they look exactly like their .mkv originals.
Solution: MKV Video Converter is what you need to resolve the MKV/HD MKV to Apple TV conversion problem. It can convert MKV to Apple TV format easily. Even HD MKV file can be converted to Apple TV with no quality loss by this MKV Video Converter program. Further more, MKV to Apple TV Converter is a total video converter that supports converting all popular video files from each other, like convert MKV, MPG, WMV, MP4, AVI file to videos like AVI, MP4, WMV, DivX, H.264/AVC, XviD, MOV and HD video. Just try it free.
Guide to convert MKV to Apple TV, HD MKV to Apple TV compatible file with MKV Apple TV Converter:
- Free download MKV to Apple TV Coverter, install and luanch it.
As you see, this HD MKV Converter is fully support most HD video and SD video decoder and encoder, so it can convert MKV or HD MKV to Apple TV compatible format with no quality loss.
- Load MKV to MKV Apple TV Converter program
Supose you have MKV files on your PC, click "Add Files" button on the top menu to input the 720o .mkv files to the program. And batch conversion is supported, so you can load multiple files and convert at a time. At the same time, you can preview the 720p .mkv movie on the right pane of the program.
- Set MKV to Apple TV format
Click the down-arrow from Profile option, select Apple TV Profile, then choose the sub-format, you can set MPEG4, H.264 or H.264 HD as video encoder. If you want more customizing, click "Settings" button to set the detail video and audio parameters.
- Edit Video before converting to Apple TV
Click the "Effect" button to edit video effect including video Brightness, Contrast and Saturation, Trim to select a part of the MKV video to be converted, Crop to to extract the black sides or unnecessary segment from the original video file. Then hit on "OK".
- Convert HD MKV to Apple TV
Click "Convert" button to begin the MKV to Apple TV format conversion. The spending time according to the movie size you converted. When the conversion finished, the converted Apple TV file will be in the folder you have chosen.
- Transfer MKV to Apple TV
Wait for the conversion finish. Then launch iTunes. Click on the "File" dropdown menu. Pick the "Add File to Library" option. Browse to your desktop and choose your new Apple TV file by double clicking on the file name. You will now be able to synch it to your Apple TV for playback.