How to Play MKV Files in QuickTime, iTunes on Mac?

MKV to QuickTime Converter - Convert MKV Video to MOV for QuickTime

How can I open an MKV file in QuickTime? Recently many users raised new threads in forums trying to find a solution to it. You may also have searched answers to this question and never found a workable one. Here the following article just shares the most used solution.

Before sharing the most workable solution, you may say that you can use the QuickTime plugin - Perian to play MKV in your QuickTime. That is true and Perian did a good job to help many users to play their MKV in QuickTime, but that time has passed. Perian support has been discontinued and so we can not guarantee that Perian can offer MKV playback service in QuickTime every time. So many users have turned to the most used solution, that is, the MKV to QuickTime converter.

MKV to QuickTime Converter - Avdshare Video Converter 

Avdshare Video Converter works very well to convert your MKV file to QuickTime best supported MOV. You will have the original MKV file quality as the output file quality and the conversion speed is super fast, usually 90X faster than other competitors. This Avdshare Video Converter also supports to convert other unsupported video formats to QuickTime MOV or convert any video format to another one and the supported import and export formats include MP4, AVI, FLV, MKV, MOV, WMV, WTV, AVCHD, RMVB, 3GP, F4V, WebM, MPEG, etc. Now follow the steps below to get your MKV file converted to your QuickTime best supported MOV.

Make Preparation: Free download MKV to QuickTime Converter

Free download the professional MKV to QuickTime Converter - Avdshare Video Converter (for Windows, for Mac), install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.

Step 1 Import MKV Video file

You can directly click the Add File button to browse and select your MKV file and import it to the converter interface.

Step 2 Specify MOV H.264 as output

Click the Profile button and choose MOV H.264 as the output format from the General Video category.

Editing Optional:

Click the Setting... button and go to Advanced panel. Here you can set your MKV file video codec, audio codec, resolution, frame rate, bitrate, etc. Or you can click the Rotate button, Split button, Trim button, Merge button from the main interface to edit your MKV file accordingly.

Step 3 Complete the conversion work

After all the settings are completed, click the Convert button to start the conversion from MKV to QuickTime MOV and you only need to wait a little while for the conversion completion.