Problems playing an MKV file on Vizio Smart TV from USB? Simply follow this tutorial to find the reason and the easiest solution to fix the MKV and Vizio Smart TV incompatible issue.
Vizio TV is very popular, it gives you instant access to a world of movies, TV shows, music, Vizio Smart TV gives you more of what you love about TV with all the brilliant picture quality and world-class service you'd expect. Nowadays it is convenient to put movies on USB flash drive and play on Vizio Smart TV via USB port, but many usres have video playback problems when they play MKV movie files on Vizio TV through USB. And you may also encounter problems.
Fortunately, the problem is easy to solve - all you have to do is convert the MKV to Vizio Smart TV friendly format. A lot of online search and testing shows that Vizio HD TV only supports to play MP4 file encoded with H.264 video codec and AAC audio codec. So you can encode/re-encode MKV to H.264 MP4 for Vizio TV.
To finish the task, you adopt Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for help. This program features high efficiency and seamless conversion. With it, you can do batch conversion from MKV, MTS, AVI, VOB, MP4, MOV and more to Vizio Smart TV highly compatible H.264 MP4 files without quality loss. Plus, it offers kinds of preset profiles for media players including iPad, iPhone 7/8, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Nook HD, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Galaxy S8, etc to meet your different needs.
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What's new in the upgraded Dimo Video Converter Ultimate V3.0.1:
1. Support whole DVD/Blu-ray disc backup to MP4/MKV/AVI/MOV etc. with selected languages and subtitles keeping;
2. Allow to convert videos and rip DVD/Blu-ray with custom multi-track MKV output;
3. Fix other bugs in interface;
4. Add some limitation on trial version.
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How to convert MKV for playback on Vizio Smart TV from USB
Step 1: Load MKV movies
Run the Video Converter and drag & drop your MKV files to the program, or click "Add File" button to locate the MKV files you want to add. (Note: batch conversion is supported, so you can load more than one file to save time.)
2. Select output format
H.265: Click on "Select Format" bar, select "Format > Video" from the format list and in submenu, you can find "H.265". The hit on the small folder icon to specify an output folder.
Tip 1: Click the "Settings" button, you are able to enter the "Profile Settings" panel to adjust video and audio parameters for the converted files, including video size, bit rate, frame rate and more.
Tip 2: You can edit the MKV video before transcoding to TV. Just click "Edit" button, you can trim, crop the video, adjust effect and creating 3D from the 2D videos which you will convert.
3. Start the conversion
Click the "Start" icon to convert MKV to H.264 MP4 for playback on Vizio Smart tv through USB drive in no time.After the conversion is over, connect the USB drive with computer and head to the destination folder where the converted files are stored, transfer the converted MKV files to the USB drive then plug the drive in the Vizio TV. Enjoy.
You can also transfer them to your PC, NAS devices, Xbox, Plex media server or other DLNA enabled devices and discover the converted Blu-ray movies on the your DLNA devices and tell the Panasonic TV to play it back with MX Player, Plex, VLC Media Player .
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