For HD movie fans, MKV is one of the most popular formats. It is a container format and most stored on blu-ray discs. We recognize it because of its high-definition effect and multi subtitle and track. But If you hope to put MKV file on iPad for watching it anywhere anytime. you must convert mkv to h.264 mp4 which iPad, iPad 2, even iPad 3 played well.
According to my own experience, i find a fast and easy way to realize it. First i recommed you a professional mkv to iPad converter - Pavtube video converter. It’s easy to use and base on the CUDA and ATI Stream technology, it makes the conversion speed faster than common software. Besides, you can use it for simple editing, such as cropping, trimming, adding watermarks/effects, removing interlaces, replacing audio file, etc. Now i will share the detailed steps with you.
Perparation: Free download Pavtube iPad Video Converter here ( Mac user ), install and run it.
Step 1: click “Add video” button to load your MKV movie.
Step 2: Choose the best video format for iPad. There are special presets for iPad, iPad 2, even iPad 3, just choose the one you need.
Step 3: Convert MKV to iPad Video H.264 MP4
Click ”Convert” button to start converting mkv to MP4 for iPad 2. Only several minutes, you can get iPad formats from the output folder with high quality.
Step 4: Transfer mkv to iPad 2
If you don’t know how to put and play video on iPad 2, just follow the steps to realize it:
1) Make sure you have install iTunes. If not, you can free download iTunes here: : http://www.apple.com/itunes/download/ at first. And launch the iTunes.
2) Connect iPad to Mac/PC via USB.
3) Choose “File – > Add File to Library…”
4) Drag the .mp4 file you want to the iPad icon
It is so easy, just for a while, you could play MKV movies on iPad anywhere anytime! Hopefully the article will help you.