How to Play MKV Movies on iPad 4?
Have stored a lot of fantastic movies and want to watch them on your newly purchased iPad 4 but found that these movies are all in MKV format, which is not the video format that iPad 4 can understand. What should you do? Yes, you have to convert MKV videos to iPad 4 supported formats like MP4, M4V and MOV.
Here we suggest you convert MKV to MP4 video format with the great MKV to MP4 Converter, which is specialized in turning MKV videos files into MPEG 4 format with fast conversion speed and high level of video quality. It even supports batch conversion with a task list. Now, we will show you how to do the job using the windows version. For Mac users, you can also get the MKV to MP4 Converter for Mac here.
Guide: How to Convert MKV to MP4 for iPad 4?
Step 1: Add MKV Videos to the MKV to iPad 4 Converter
After launching the program on your computer, click the "Add" button to browse and add MKV files from your PC to the program window. If you MKV videos are at hand, you can also drag and drop them to the app panel directly.
Step 2: Customize Output Settings
The converter will output the videos in MP4 format so that you don't need to set output format. But you can click the "Browse" button to customize the output path for saving the converted MP4 video files.
Step 3: Start to Convert MKV to iPad 4
After everything is done, just click the button of "Convert" to start converting your MKV files to iPad 4. Wait until the conversion is done, you can click the "Open" button to open the output folder and find the MP4 video files here.
Let's see iPad 4 supported video formats (From Apple official site).
- * H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, High Profile level 4.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
- * MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
- * Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.
Maybe the above tech spec seems complicated. However, you can neglect them as long as you have great iPad video converter. This MKV to MP4 Converter is just such a tool that has already defined the detailed settings according to iPad 4's tech spec and no professional skill needed. Get it to enjoy more wonderful watching experience with your iPad, iPad 2, The new iPad, iPad mini and iPad 4.