Android phones can only play MP4 and WVM format videos by default. But there are many amazing videos available that are not necessarily in these formats. One such format is the MKV format which is attaining steady popularity. To convert videos from the MKV format to something that is supported by your Nexus device, you can make use of Android Video Converter. The following tutorial will show you how you can convert MKV format videos to play them without compatibility issues on your Nexus.
How to Convert MKV Format Videos on Nexus?
Step 1: Download and Install Android Video Converter
What you need to do first is, get this software. You can do that by clicking on the Download button on this page. After you have downloaded the software, you will have to install it. The process is pretty quick and won’t take a lot of time.
Step 2: Import MKV Videos Files to the Program
After the successful installation of the application, launch it. Now you have to impost the files that you want to convert. To do this, drag your MKV videos to the program to start the conversion. Or you can click “Add Files” in the window to load your MKV movies. One more way to add your media files is to go to “Convert” and then click on “Add Files”.
Step 3: Edit your MKV Videos (Optional)
This step is not really a part of the tutorial but is just a suggestion. Android Video Converter has some fabulous video editing options. You can make use of them to make your videos more interesting. You can find these in the Settings option.
Step 4: Set the Output Format for your Nexus
To do this click on the “Out Format” button on the right hand side and then click on “Device” to enter that menu. Here you will have to select your Nexus type. One more way to do this to go to the “Format” menu and select the Nexus supported video format.
Step 5: Transfer the Videos to Nexus Supported Video Format
Now that you have customized the setting you are at the final step. You can click on the “Convert” button to complete the conversion process. Your MKV videos will start getting transferred to your Nexus compatible media files. The time required for the process to finish depends on the size of the media files. The time required for the process to finish will be displayed on the interface window. When the conversion is done, open the folder to find the transferred videos. Then import them to your Nexus.
The process in quick and not at all tedious. I would definitely recommend you to give Android Video Converter a try. I hope this ‘How to Play MKV Format Videos on Nexus’ tutorial article was of help to you. Do let me know via comments.