MKV files can’t be played on Panasonic Viera LED, 4K, Full HD and Smart TVs? Here, you can know why and get an easy solution.
According to Panasonic’s official site, Panasonic Viera TV support MKV format from USB port. However, in most cases, you’ll find your MKV files can’t be played on Panasonic Viera TV. It’s so strange, isn’t it? Actually, an MKV is just a container format, holding video, audio, image or subtitle files in it. The video and audio files in different MKV files can be encoded with different codecs. There is a strong possibility that your MKV files contains DTS audio (Different MKV files are with different audio codecs). Panasonic Viera TV has poor compatibility with DTS audio. In a case like this, you have to make audio stream in MKV files compatible with Panaosnic TV. It sounds a bit complicated. Actually, it’s very easy as long as you have a professional MKV to Panasonic TV converter.
EaseFab Video Converter is such a smart tool for you. Even through you don’t know what audio codec in MKV is best for Panasonic Viera TV, this app can let you convert your MKV files to a full compatible format for Panasonic Viera TV just with one click. Then, the entire conversion process will take you a few minutes. After that, you can watch your MKV or HD MKV on the big screen TV. Just have a try.
After download, you just have this great Panasonic TV video converter installed on your computer. Then, follow the guide below to play MKV on Sony TV smoothly. If you’re a Mac user, turn to the Mac verison which has the same function as the Windows version.
Simple Steps to Transcode MKV files for playback on Panasonic Viera TV
Step 1. Load MKV videos
This application allows you to import your MKV files in two different ways. You can either click the Add Video 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.
Step 2. Choose the optimized format for Panasonic TV
Now click the Profile icon to reveal output panel. And and mouse cursor to TV and Players category to Select Panasonic TV as the output format. The optimized output format will contains the best video settings for playback on your Panasonic TV.
Tip: Click the “Settings” button and customize proper video/audio parameters if necessary. Video size, bitrate and fame rate are flexible and can be adjusted as you like.
Step 3. Begin the conversion
Click the Convert button at the bottom-right corner of the interface to convert the MKV file to your Panasonic Viera TV. This Video Converter will finish the MKV to Panasonic TV conversion in just a few minutes.
After conversion, you can transfer all the output files to a USB drive and then play them on Panasonic Viera TV via a USB cable.