How to Play MKV on LG TV
Can LG TV be able to play the MKV files? You have probably tried this at some time. But strangely, some MKV files work and some just don't seem to be playable on the LG TV. Your guesses are right! It's refusing to play an MKV file because of the unsupported audio codec in the video file. For you information, an MKV is only a container. Different MKV files tends to contain different video and audio codecs. The MKV files with unsupported audio codec (i.e. MKV DTS files) certainly can't be played on the LG TV. The solution is to convert the MKV file to a fully compatible format with your LG TV. Well, what types of audio codec in an MKV format is supported by the LG TV?
The Wondershare Video Converter can greatly simplify your job. Even if you don't know what is the right audio codec for your LG TV, you can convert your MKV files to fit the device by using this smart MKV to LG TV converter. You just need to select the optimized presets provided by this application. You can then leave the rest to the video converter. After a while, the video conversion will be completed and you can enjoy the wonderful video content on the LG TV with original video quality.
Part 1: How to Convert MKV to play on LG TV with Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate
Just download, install and run this great LG TV video converter and then follow the step-by-step.
1 Load MKV videos
This application allows you to import your MKV files in two different ways. You can either click the button to browse your local directory or you can simply choose to drag-and-drop your local MKV videos onto the program. Then, you can see these files will appearing on the left item tray as thumbnails.
2 Choose the optimized format for LG TV
Open the Output Format drop-down format list and select LG TV from Device>TVS as the output format. The default setting will work great for your TV.
3 Play MKV on LG TV
Convert MKV to a LG TV supported format by clicking the Convert button at the bottom-right corner of the main window. This Video Converter is highly efficient and it will finish the video conversion in minutes.
After the conversion, you can transfer all the converted files to a USB drive and then playback your MKV files on the LG TV.
Please watch the video tutorial below.
Part 2: How to Convert MKV to play on LG TV with a free online video converter
Alternatively, you can use this free online video converter instead. The LG TV compatible format is MP4, so you can select MP4 in the second step.