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

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Top User Operating Systems

Windows 10 Windows 11 Windows 6 Windows 8.1

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Other File Types Related to MKV Files

Extension File Type Developer File Category File Type Description
.DAT Unknown Developer Game Files Game Data
.AUD Interscape Audio Files Video Game Compressed Audio File
.PLAYLIST CyberLink Video Files CyberLink PowerDVD Playlist
.DTS CyberLink Audio Files DTS Encoded Audio File
.BUP Various Developers Backup Files Backup File
.VDL CyberLink Data Files PowerDVD File
.PBA Oracle Corporation Plugin Files OpenOffice.org Basic Protected Module File
.DVR-MS Microsoft Corporation Video Files Microsoft Digital Video Recording
.MPG Moving Picture Experts Group Video Files MPEG Video File
.CLPI Blu-ray Disc Association Video Files Blu-ray Clip Information File

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