Matroska Multimedia Container (MKV) is an open standard free container format, a file format that can hold an unlimited number of video, audio, picture or subtitle tracks inside a single file. It is intended to serve as a universal format for storing common multimedia content, like movies or TV shows. Matroska file types are .MKV for video (with subtitles and audio), .MKA for audio-only files and .MKS for subtitles only.
UFUSoft Windows 8 MKV Converter supports convert MKV files to avi, wmv, dv, mov, flv, mpg, mpeg, rm, rmvb, mkv, swf, 3gp, m4v, 3g2, xvid, divx, hd mp4, hd mov, hd avi, hd mpg, hd wmv etc and extract audio from video and save as aac, ac3, amr, m4a, mka, mp3, mp2, wav, wma, aiff etc for importing to Windows Movie Maker, Sony Vegas, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc for editing, for importing to Windows Media Player, iPad/iPad 3/iPad 4/iPad Mini, iPhone 5/4, iPod Touch 5g/4g, Zune/Zune HD, PSP/PS3, XboX 360, Apple TV 3/ATV 2, WD TV, Samsung Galaxy SIII, Google Nexus 7, Google Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Kindle Fire HD, Nook Tablet, Nokia Lumia 920, Galaxy Note 2, Acer W700, etc for playing, or for loading to DVD creator for burning DVDs etc on Windows 8, Windows 7, vista, xp.
Of course, MKV converter for Windows 8 software supports edit MKV files on Windows 8 freely:
The mainterface is as below.
Clip/trim/split: set starting time and ending time to choose your favourite part.
Crop: set aspect ratio, original, 16:9, 4:3, full screen
Set output parameter: adjust resolution, Frame Rate, Encoder and Bitrate
Join/merge: merge several MKV files into one
Apply effect: adjust brightness, contrast, and saturation; special effect: original, gray, emboss, old film etc.
Snapshot/Rotate: snapshot pictures and save as jpeg/jpg/bmp/png, rotate video vertical/horizontal
We often use ipod, ipad, iphone,blackberry, windows phone 8, android phone/tablet, mobile phone, quicktime, itunes etc to play video, sony vegas and windows movie maker, adobe premiere to edit video, dvd creator to burn dvds, maybe your MKV can not be accepted by them, MKV converter for Windows 8 allows you to import MKV files to these multimedia device for playing, editing, and burning dvds on Windows 8.
Guide about how to convert MKV files on Windows 8.
Step1: Download and run MKV converter for windows 8 Software
Step2: Click Add Video to load MKV Video files
Step3: Click Profile pull down list to Select output video format
e.g. Select WMV, AVI, MPG format for edit Video in Windows Movie Maker
Select .MP4 format for iPad 4/iPod mini/iPad 3, iPhone 5, iPod touch 5g, Lumia 920, nexus 10/7/4, HTC 8X, etc.
Select .Flv format for upload files YouTube, Myspace, Vimeo, etc
Select WMV format for play video with Media Player on Windows 8
Step4: Click Start Button at the bottom of the Window to start win 8 MKV video file Conversion
Step5: Click Open on the bottom middle to find the converted MKV files on Windows 8.