Convert MKV for Playback in WMV format with Dolby TrueHD 7.1 Audio
MKV video is often seen as the carrier for high-def online video because it supports descriptions, ratings, cover art, and even chapter points. It are these reasons that it was chosen as the default video container format for the popular DivX Plus software.
Although Windows 10 has added native MKV, HEVC and FLAC support, many users still have needs to convert MKV to WMV on Windows for playback on Windows Media Player or MKV incompatible portable devices, like converting HD MKV video to iPad so that there will be HD viewing experience on the go.
If I convert MKV to WMV video format, does it retain the Dolby TrueHD 7.1 audio?
After arduous research and experimenting I’ve have discovered the easiest and fastest way to convert MKV to WMV with TrueHD 7.1 audio to meet users’ needs. If you are just one of them, read on to find the solution below.
First download and install Brorsoft’s Bluy-ray Video Converter Ultimate, which is able to read TureHD audio and output 7.1 TrueHD passthrough. It is NO.1 MKV video converter app.
1. It can convert MKV to other video format like convert MKV to AVI, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, ASF, SWF, FLV, MP4, MOV, 3GP, WTV, DV, etc.
2. Besides MKV, it supports to convert almost all video formats like convert MOV, 3GP, OGV, MXF, WebM, AVCHD, SWF, FLV, WTV, ASF, MP4, AVI, and DivX, etc. In this way, you can play variety of movie or video files on Windows or Mac devices.
3. Edit MKV files like compress MKV file size, add/extract/remove subtitles for MKV files, rotate MKV, crop MKV black bars, trim MKV, merge several MKV files into one.
4. The most important is that, this software enables you to convert MKV (with Dolby TrueHD 7.1) to a common video with TrueHD 7.1 audio passthrough as you want.
P.S. If you are working on Mac OS X(El Capitan, macOS Sierra included), please turn to Brorsoft iMedia Converter for Mac.
(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)
Guide: How to encode MKV to WMV with TrueHD 7.1 keeping
Step 1. Add MKV movies
Click Add button to load your TrueHD 7.1 MKV files. Of course, there is another way you can use to import your video files. First of all, find the MKV videos files that contains 7.1 surrounding audio tracks on your PC, and then directly drag the files you want from the computer to this software’s conversion pane.
Step 2. Set output format
To keep TrueHD 7.1 audio, you can only choose Common Video > WMV3(WMV9)(*.wmv) as the output format, for it provides the 7.1 audio channels for you.
Step 3. Start conversion
Click “Strart” button to run converting Dolby TrueHD 7.1 MKV to WMV with TrueHD 7.1 passthrough for your home theater for getting wonderful enjoyment.
After conversion, you could transfer your WMV with 7.1 channel to the device for friendly playback.