VLC Media Player is known to play all types of videos without having to install any codecs, but when you are playing an ultra hi-definition MKV video (2K or 4K) on your laptop, even VLC may act a little choppy and drop many frames. This is because your laptop might not be powerful enough to play all the frames from such an ultra HD video. This problem of hi-definition (4K HEVC) MKV files not playing on Windows computers is very common.
But the solution to this problem is very simple – convert those MKV videos to more compatible MP4 format and then they will play much more smoothly on your device. You can use a free video converter – WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe to convert any video format into another format having a different resolution. It is best MKV to MP4 converter available. It supports more than 200 video formats, harnesses the power of your GPU and produces very high quality videos.
Supports more than 200 video formats
There is barely any video format that WinX HD Video Converter does not support. It can convert any Ultra HD 4K video format (MKV/HEVC/H.265/M2TS) to other formats such as MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV, WMV, and more. You can even extract audio stream from a video and save it as MP3 file. It is considered one of the fastest MKV to MP4 video converter. It even comes with an MKV player that allows you to watch MKV videos on your PC.
Fast conversion using GPU
WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe offers accelerated conversion of videos using your GPU. In the user interface, you can select your GPU Intel or NVIDIA to use this feature. Depending on how powerful your GPU is, it will convert videos in a really fast time. It uses Intel QSV and NVIDIA CUDA/NVENC to encode and decode the videos. This can accelerate the process by as much as 16 times compared to using only CPU.
Three-step fast conversion
Using WinX HD Video Converter is very easy and a three step process. You start by selecting a video file or fetching it from a URL. You can also get the videos from a DVD movie. As soon as you load a video file, it presents you with a big list of profiles to select from.
These video conversion profiles are categorized for easy selection:
- General profiles – most popular video profiles such as 4K MP4 video, 2K MP4 video, MP4 video, AVI video, MOV video, HEVC video, etc.
- Music profiles – these profiles are used to extract audio streams and save them as MP3 files, M4A AAC files, M4R ringtone for iPhone, OGG, AC3, WAV, FLAC, RA and more.
- Device profiles – these profiles help you target specific devices to ensure that converted videos play on them. It supports Apple devices, Android devices, Microsoft device, Sony device, BlackBerry and Nokia devices.
- Web video profiles – if you want to upload your videos online then it supports special profiles for YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo and others.
All the video profiles have a slider control next to them that allows setting the video quality – normal, low quality or high quality. Depending on the quality, it will take a longer or a shorter time for the video conversion to finish.
After adding the videos, and choosing a profile, you can simply click on the Run button to start the conversion process, but it also gives you editing options before conversion.
Edit, trim, merge videos and add subtitles
It allows you to perform some basic editing to all of the videos that you have added. This is done by clicking on the small Edit button over a video in the list. The edit window allows you to change the audio volume level, add the subtitles, crop the video, expand the video frame, and trim the video. If you have added multiple videos, then you can also choose Merge option (near the big Run button), to join them together into a single output video file.
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