.MKV File Overview

File Extension: MKV
File Type Description: Matroska Video File
File Type Developer: Various Developers
Primary Associated Software: CyberLink PowerDVD
Primary Software Developer: CyberLink

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What is File Extension MKV?

Open Source developed the Matroska Video File file type when the Eltima Elmedia Player was initially released. Our internal web tracking data indicates that Windows 10 operating system users, and those living in Romania, are the most likely to use Matroska Video File files. In most cases, these users are surfing the internet using the Google Chrome browser.

Associated Developers and Software

MPlayer by The MPlayer Team
olimsoft OPlayer by Apple
ShedWorx Smart Converter by Shedworx
Eltima Elmedia Player by Open Source
CyberLink PowerDVD by CyberLink
KMPlayer by Pandora Tv
Media Player Classic by Open Source
BIT LABS Simple MP4 Video Player by Open Source
BS.player by Webteh
Roxio Popcorn by Roxio
PentaLoop PlayerXtreme Media Player by Apple
Nero 2017 by Nero AG

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Top User Operating Systems

Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 8.1 Windows XP

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Other File Types Related to MKV Files

Extension File Type Developer File Category File Type Description
.SUB URUWORKS Text Files Subtitle File
.QTM Apple Video Files Apple QuickTime Movie
.IDX Unknown Developer Uncommon Files Movie Subtitle File
.M1V Roxio Video Files MPEG-1 Video File
.MPE Unknown Developer Video Files MPEG Movie
.MDS SmartBear Settings Files TestComplete Project File
.AUD Interscape Audio Files Video Game Compressed Audio File
.TRP VSO Software Video Files MPEG-2 HD Video Transport Stream
.MPO CyberLink Raster Image Files CIPA Multi Picture Object File
.MPG Moving Picture Experts Group Video Files MPEG Video File

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