The Apple iPad Pro features a 12.9-inch diagonal display with a resolution of 2732 x 2048 at 264 pixels per inch. So far, it is the highest-resolution display on any iOS device. If you want make full use of its wide and clear screen to play MKV movies, you will need to convert MKV media to a format that is compatible with iPad Pro first. That’s because MKV is not a format that iPad Pro supports natively. This requires third party MKV to iPad Pro Converter. Check this short tutorial to learn how to convert MKV to iPad Pro supported video. Before we start, you may want to know more about iPad Pro supported video and audio formats.
iPad Pro Supported Video and Audio Formats
Video formats supported: H.264 video up to 1080p, 60 frames per second, High Profile level 4.2 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.
Audio formats supported: HE-AAC (V1), AAC (16 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (MP4 from iTunes Store), MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4), Apple Lossless, AIFF, WAV
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How to transcode MKV files for iPad Pro playback?
Step 1. Run aPubsoft HD Video Converter as the best MKV to iPad Pro Converter. Click “Add File” button to load source files that you want to convert. You can add multiple files into it at a time to do batch conversion.
Step 2. Click “Profile” bar, and choose “Apple iPad > iPad Pro H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)” as output format for iPad Pro. You can also select other format for iPad Pro from the format list.
Tip 1: If necessary, you can click “Settings” button and go to “Profiles Settings” panel to modify video and audio settings like video encoder, resolution, video bit rate, frame rate, aspect ratio, audio encoder, sample rate, audio bit rate, and audio channels. 3D settings are also available.
Tip 2: Before converting MKV to iPad Pro MP4, you can edit MKV video by cropping, trimming, adding watermark effect, deinterlacing, merging, rotating and more by clicking “Edit” icon.
Step 3. CLick “Convert” button to transcode MKV video to H.264 MP4 for iPad Pro playback with best video and audio quality.
After the MKV to MP4 conversion completed, you can click “Open Folder” button to get the generated H.264 .mp4 videos. Now, you can transfer the converted MKV videos to iPad Pro via iTunes. You can enjoy MKV videos on iPad Pro freely.
Tip: If you want to play Blu-ray movies on iPad Pro, you can Convert/Rip Blu-ray movies to iPad Pro supported video format.
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