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How to Play MKV files on an Android Phone

If you get some downloaded MKV videos, (maybe HD MKV 720/1080p) , and have trouble to play MKV on an Android phone, you're in the right place.This guide will tell you how to convert MKV files to Android step by step (720p/1080p MKV supported) . Two methods are provided:

Method 1. Convert MKV and transfer it to Android phone simutanuouly with Mobilego

MobileGo Android Manager is an android phone manager. It enables you to convert MKV and transfer it to Android Phone at the same time. What's more, if you want to manage your Android phone more effectively and conveniently, MobileGo Android Manager is the right tool. It enaables you to transfer contacts, SMS, music or photos to Android, backup or restore your contacts, SMS and applications with one click. Here we go.

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Step 1: Set up your Android phone

Install and run on MobileGo Android Manager. Connect your Android phone to PC (the computer will detect your device automatically).

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Step 2: Start MKV to Android conversion:

Go to "Movies" Tab, click "Add movie to Phone" button to import your MKV videos. A popup window will tell you MKV videos are not supported by the phone and ask you whether to convert them. Hit the "OK, convert" button, and the software begin to convert MKV to Android during the transferring.

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After successful converting, you can watch MKV files on your Android now. Free download MKV to Android converter:

Method 2. Convert MKV to Android with Video Converter

To convert MKV to Android with high speed and quality, you need a trustworthy and easy to use video converter like Video Converter. Besides converting MKV to Android, it can also burn AVI, MKV, FLV, MOV, VOB, MP4, etc.with ease. Follow below detailed guide.

Free download MKV to Android converter:

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Note: Video Converter for Mac and Video Converter for Windows has almost the same functions and here we'll take its windows version as the example. After downloading, follow the wizard to install the program. Then launch it.

1 Add MKV files to the program

Click the "Add Files" button to add the MKV files you want to convert to Android from you computer's hard drive. If you have MKV videos at hand, just drag and drop them into the main interface. All added videos can be previewed on the right and you're free to take snapshots of your favorite video scenes.

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Tips : Besides powerful conversion capability, this program also provides some very solild editing functions. Simply click the "Edit" button beside each clip to open the Video Edit window and do some video editing like cropping, trimming, adding watermarks, adjusting video effects, etc. till you get it just the way you like it.

2. Choose the proper output format

Click the format icon on the right  to open the format drop-down list. Then select "Device">"HTC".

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3. Start to convert MKV to Android

When you've finished adjusting settings, press the "Convert" button to it begin conversion automatically. Now go have a cup of coffee or take a nap; Video Converter will do the hard work, running in the background.

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MobileGo VS Video Converter: MobileGo is designed to help you manage your Android phone more effectively and conveniently. Its current version only works in Windows 7/XP/2003/Vista. If you want to experience new phones and keep information updating constantly, MobileGo is a must-have. Video Converter is a 5 in 1 tool. Besides powerful conversion ability, it also supports converting DVD to virtually any other video/audio formats, downloading online video, record online video, and burn to DVD. Furthermore, it's cross-platform software, supported OS: Windows 8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7(Lion), or 10.8. If you are a movie fan, just embrace the ever new movies or video technology with this amazing Video Converter.

Free download MKV to Android converter:

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Method 3. Install Media Player for Android

Besides the two methods mentioned above, you can also try Wondershare Player for Android. This app supports various video and audio formats including MKV. You can even use it as an UPnP/DLNA control point to stream your media files to large-screen devices like PC and TV. Now just install this player and enjoy videos anytime and anywhere!

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