Samsung LED, LCD, and 3D Smart TVs are very popular in the market; many customers bought Smart TV to play high-definition movies on it. Nowadays it is convenient to put movies on USB flash drive and play on Samsung Smart TV via USB port, but strangely, some MKV files work and some just don't seem to be playable on the Samsung TV. So what's the matter? In fact, it's refusing to play an MKV file because of the unsupported audio codec in the video file.
For your information, an MKV is only a container. Different MKV files tends to contain different video and audio codecs. The MKV files with unsupported audio codec (i.e. MKV DTS files) certainly can't be played on the Samsung TV. The solution for you is to find a third-party tool to make everything easy. The EaseFab Video Converter is one of the best options. It's easy to use for conversion and can effortlessly change the MKV files to a fully compatible format with Samsung TV.
With it, you don't need to know what is the audio codec in the MKV format that'll be best for your Samsung TV. You just need to choose the among the optimized presets for Samsung TV and this program will do the rest for you. A while later, the video conversion will be finished and you'll be able to watch the awesome media content on Samsung TV without having to compromise on the quality.
No more talking, let's go straight in. First you need to download this program and get it installed. Then let's see the detailed guide to use EaseFab Video Converter to convert MKV files to watch on Samsung TV from USB drive.
How to convert MKV files and then play on Samsung TV
Step 1. Import MKV videos
This application allows you to import your MKV files in two different ways. You can either click the Add Video button to browse your local directory or you can simply choose to drag-and-drop your local MKV videos onto the program. (Note: batch conversion is supported, so you can load more than one file to save time.)
Step 2. Choose the optimized format for Samsung TV
Now click the Profile icon to reveal output panel. And and mouse cursor to TV and Players category to Select Samsung TV as the output format. The optimized output format will contains the best video settings for playback on your Samsung TV.
Tip: Click the "Settings" button and customize proper video/audio parameters if necessary. Video size, bitrate and fame rate are flexible and can be adjusted as you like.
Step 3. Start converting MKV files for Samsung TV
Click the Convert button at the bottom-right corner of the interface to convert the MKV file to your Samsung TV. This Video Converter will finish the MKV to Samsung TV conversion in just a few minutes.
After conversion, you can transfer all the output files to a USB drive and then play them on Samsung TV via a USB cable.