M4V is a standard file format developed by Apple and M4V files may optionally be protected by DRM copy protection. It is founded on the MPEG-4 Part 2 compression. It’s widely used on iPod, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV etc. If you want to paly M4V videos in other portable devices, you may face a problem that this kind of player doesn’t support M4V format but MKV format.
If you want to convert your M4V files into MKV video format. Pavtube has the fastest and simplest way to convert your M4V. Using one of the Pavtube's video Converter, you can convert your video to MKV files.
Best M4V to MKV Converter for Mac
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|Reset Audio Channel/codec||Y||Y||Y|
|Adjust Video bitrate/size||Y||Y||Y|
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|El Capitan Supported||Y||Y||Y|
Pick one of the M4V to MKV Converter you need and follow the step guide below, here we choose Pavtube Video Converter for Mac as example, other two have the same steps besides the tiny difference in interface. Here we go.
Guide: How to convert M4V to MKV?
Step 1. Load M4V files
Click “Load Videos” to load video source or just drag the media files into the main window.
Step 2. Choose MKV as the output format
To set your output format as MKV, here you can open "Output Format" format list and then choose "MKV" out of "Format">"Video". Note: if your original video is HD effect, you can also choose "Format">"HD">"HD MKV".
Step 3. Start M4V to MKV conversion
just hit "Convert" button and let this video converter do the rest. It's highly efficient and the progress bar will show you the remaining time. After conversion completed, you can enjoy the wide screen and sharp image in HDTV or your MKV players on the go.