[Solved] Can PS4 Play MKV?

Did the problems like "Can PS4 play MKV?", "PS4 MKV files", or "PS4 MKV playback" puzzle you when you play MKV on Sony PS4 for a great visual experience. If Yes, here is the best workflow for reference, read on!

The HD Video Converter Factory Pro not only can convert MKV to PS4, but also support the other formats and devices conversion. With these software, most video and audio playbacks can be easily solved. Learn more >

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The PlayStation 4 (abbreviated as PS4) is a home video game console developed by Sony. It was launched on November 15, 2013, in North America. Once the Sony PlayStation 4 released, it swept over the world and the sales exceed its competitors Nintendo's Wii U and Microsoft's Xbox One. In addition to playing games, people always use Sony PS4 media player to enjoy videos and films which saved on the USB. As the PS4 in vogue, users met some issues by chance. Based upon the latest report by Fixya, the Top 5 most reported PS4 issues listed following:

1.Console Turning Off (35%)

2.No Audio/ Video (25%)

3.PS4 Freezing (20%)

4.Disc Drive Problems (10%)

5.Other Technical Issues (10%)

I ever met one of the issues above that there was no video when playing MKV files. A question arose “Can PS4 play MKV?” and I searched on Google which told me that MKV is not compatible with PS4, so I need to change the parameters of MKV files or convert MKV video to PS4. But what MKV files are compatible with PS4? Based on the official data from Sony, PS4 MKV files must be the same as the following specifications:

1.H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High Profile Level 4.2

2.MP3, AAC LC, AC-3 (Dolby Digital)

Therefore, we need to set the same parameters as the official data. However, it doesn’t work even set the same parameters sometimes. Hence, a professional converter is necessary. Thanks to the advanced technology, a PS4 converter released and can completely solve the PS4 MKV playback with simple steps. Follow the next detailed tutorial and solve the issue in a short time.

Convert MKV File to PS4 Fast

Download and install the HD Video Converter Factory Pro first.

Step 1 Add the MKV files

There are two methods to add files. The first one is to click the button “Add Files” and then add files one by one. Another one is to batch drag files into the interface, which saves a lot of time. What’s more, it supports batch conversion .

 Add MKV files

Add MKV files

Step 2 Select the Output Device as PS4

By clicking the button "Output Format", a lot of choices come out. We need to fix the problem "can PS4 play MKV", so we choose "SONY" and pick up "PS4".

Select PS4 Output Format

Select PS4 Output Format

Step 3 Start Converting

Once finished the above two steps, the final step is to click the button "Run". Only a few seconds waiting can get the right format.

Batch Conversion MKV Video to PS4

Batch Conversion MKV Video to PS4

Note: The HD Video Converter Factory Pro can support many devices and formats conversion. In other words, with this PS4 file converter, the problem that can PS4 play MKV will no longer bothers you. You can convert your audio or video into any devices or formats listed on the interface, such as the IOS, Android. And the sweetest one is that the optimal parameters are preset. Nothing changed but the best effect offered.

Extra Amazing Functions

Some distinctive functions must be referred. What most attracted me is the powerful conversion ability. It can convert SD movies to HD movies, which improves the movies quality and offers better visual effect. Secondly, in order to save our device storage space, it can compress 4K files without quality damage. The third user-friendly function is that we can directly download videos or audios form YouTube with this PS4 video converter. Of course, like other converters on the market, it supports video editing and making Ringtone according to your preference

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