MKV File Format

MKV files Format

MKV, Matroska Multimedia container is an open standard free container format used by Matroska video files. .mkv files is very similiar to QuickTime MOV or AVI, which can hold an unlimited number of video, audio, picture, or subtitle tracks in one file. It can play SSA, USF as well as SRT subtitles and support VobSub subtitle for DVD.

The MKV video format aims to become the standard of multimedia container formats. Many software on Mac, Windows, Linux support MKV files like Zoom Player, PotPlayer, MPlayer, VLC, etc. MKV files are also supported by Coreplayer on Palm, Symbian, and Pocket PC mobile devices. A range of Blu-ray Disc players and media centres that support the Matroska container like Asus, OPPO digital, LG, Samsung, Panasonic, Philips, Sharp, Western Digital, etc.

MKV Compression: MKV vs MP4 / MP4 vs MKV / AVI vs MKV /

Other File Formats: 3GA / MOV / MP4 / DV / H.264 / MPG

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