MKV: MKV is a new and popular video format. This kind of video format has a lot of new features that the former video formats doesn't have. MKV is an open source container format and it contains compressed video and audio streams along with an encoder. It is a general-purpose audio and video container. Because of its futuristic design approach, it can provide support for a vast number of audio, video and subtitle compression formats. Its features exceed even those of AVI and MP4 files.
MP4: MPEG-4 uses further coding tools with additional complexity to achieve higher compression factors than MPEG-2. In addition to more efficient coding of video, MPEG-4 moves closer to computer graphics applications. In more complex profiles, the MPEG-4 decoder effectively becomes a rendering processor and the compressed bit stream describes three-dimensional shapes and surface texture. MPEG-4 supports Intellectual Property Management and Protection (IPMP), which provides the facility to use proprietary technologies to manage and protect content like digital rights management.
Enter the keyword MKV and surf on the Internet, you will find lot of introductions of MKV format, they may all stated that MKV is a new and powerful video format which has a lot of valuable features that other video formats do not have. However, this video format MKV is not powerful enough to replace all the other video formats, sometimes we need to convert them to other video formats like converting MKV to MP4 video format. There are some circumstances that we need to convert MKV to MP4 video format:
1.If you need a small size video format that you can transfer your video files easily. As we know, MKV is very large and is difficult to transfer, while MP4 is much smaller than MKV and is easy to be transferred.
2.If you have found that your hard disk is destroyed by MKV. MKV may be harmful to your hard disk, especially for old system computer or other old digital devices, I have seen a lot of complains in the related forums.
3.If MKV files cannot be supported by your digital devices; MKV is a new video format and it cannot be compatible with some old digital devices like old system computer and your portable devices like your cell phone.
After seeing the passage above, you may get a conclusion yourself that why and when you need to convert MKV to MP4. And if you want to do the task yourself, all you need to do is to find a good related MKV to MP4 video converter, and then it will help you do the task. Here are the basic processes to convert MKV to MP4 video format below:
Choose MP4 in the profile combo box as the output video format
Click Start to convert. Finish converting and enjoy your converted MP4 video.
It is very easy for you to do the task. If you are still confused about how to choose a good MKV to MP4 video converter, I can recommend a good one for you, it is WonderFox DVD Video Converter, it is an all in one video converter and easy to use, which can provide you with good converting functions and high converting speed, it is also has no virus, adware and spyware, you can use it without any anxiety.
What's more, WonderFox DVD Video Converter can support nearly all popular video and audio formats besides MKV and MP4. With it, you can convert MKV to MP4 video format in a single step. Just download it; it is worth for you to have a try!
Apart from converting AVI to MKV, WonderFox DVD Video Converter can help you do more. This professional video conversion software can help you convert virtually any videos/DVD movie to a wide range of video formats, audio formats and popular digital devices. It can also be applied as a video downloader and video editor to enjoy more with your video files.
The input video file supported by this video converter software include all frequently used video files, Flash video files, DVD(VOB) file, etc. And, it also can support outputting all frequently used video files and popular digital devices, including AVI, MP4, DAT, MPG, MPEG, H.264, NSV, VOB, MOV, FLV, MKV, TS/TP/TRP(AVHD H.264, VC-1, MPEG-2 HD), DV, WMV, ASF,3GP, 3G2, iPhone, iPod, iPad, Nokia, HTC, BlackBerry, Zune, Window Mobile device: Pocket PC, Dell Axim X51, HP iPaq hw6500 series, etc.
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