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Wondershare UniConverter

  • Convert MKV to LG TV and other 1000+ formats like MOV, WMV, FLV, AVI, etc.
  • Add files from camcorder directly and transfer converted videos to external devices easily.
  • Edit MKV videos with trimming, cutting, merging, editing subtitles, adding watermarks, etc.
  • Versatile toolbox combines screen recorder, GIF maker, video compressor, image converter, etc.


1. Play MKV on Device+
  1. 1.1 Top MKV Player
  2. 1.2 Play MKV on Mac
  3. 1.3 Play MKV on Apple TV
  4. 1.4 Play MKV on Samsung TV
  5. 1.5 Play MKV on Sony TV
  6. 1.6 Play MKV on LG TV
  7. 1.7 Play MKV on PS3
  8. 1.8 Play MKV on Xbox360
  9. 1.9 Play MKV to iPhone
  10. 1.10 Play MKV to iPad
  11. 1.11 Play MKV on Android Phone
  12. 1.12 Play MKV in VLC
  13. 1.13 Play MKV in Windows Media Player
  14. 1.14 MKV Playback Issues in VLC
2. Convert MKV to Other Format+
  1. 2.1 Convert MKV to MP4
  2. 2.2 Convert MKV to MP4 on Mac
  3. 2.3 Convert MKV to MP4 Online
  4. 2.4 Convert MKV to MP3
  5. 2.5 Convert MKV to Audio
  6. 2.6 Convert MKV to M4V
  7. 2.7 Convert MKV to AVI
  8. 2.8 Convert MKV to AVI Online
  9. 2.9 Convert MKV to MOV
  10. 2.10 Convert MKV to iTunes
  11. 2.11 MKV to MOV Converter Online
  12. 2.12 Convert MKV to VOB
  13. 2.13 Convert MKV to MPEG
  14. 2.14 Convert MKV to MPEG2
  15. 2.15 Convert MKV to MPEG4
  16. 2.16 Convert MKV to M2TS
  17. 2.17 Convert MKV to TS
  18. 2.18 Convert MKV to VCD
  19. 2.19 Convert MKV to AC3
  20. 2.20 Burn MKV to DVD
  21. 2.21 Burn MKV to Blu-ray
  22. 2.22 Convert MKV to MP4 with Subtitle
  23. 2.23 Convert MKV to WAV
  24. 2.24 Convert MKV to MPG
  25. 2.25 Convert MKV to ISO
  26. 2.26 Convert MKV to WebM
3. Convert Other Format to MKV+
  1. 3.1 Convert MP4 to MKV
  2. 3.2 Convert MP4 to MKV on Mac
  3. 3.3 Convert MP4 to MKV Online
  4. 3.4 Convert M4V to MKV
  5. 3.5 Convert WMV to MKV
  6. 3.6 Convert MOV to MKV
  7. 3.7 Convert DVD to MKV
  8. 3.8 Convert M2TS to MKV
  9. 3.9 Convert AVI to MKV
  10. 3.10 Convert AVCHD to MKV
  11. 3.11 Convert OGM to MKV
  12. 3.12 Convert MTS to MKV
  13. 3.13 Convert VOB to MKV
  14. 3.14 Convert WebM to MKV
4. Edit MKV & Other Tips+
  1. 4.1 Extract Subtitles from MKV
  2. 4.2 Add Substitles to MKV
  3. 4.3 Add SRT to MKV
  4. 4.4 Compress MKV Video
  5. 4.5 Reduce MKV File Size
  6. 4.6 Cut MKV Files
  7. 4.7 Edit MKV Metadata
  8. 4.8 MKV No Sound
  9. 4.9 MKV Video Player for Android
  10. 4.10 MKV Converter for Mac
  11. 4.11 Free MKV Converter
  12. 4.12 MKV Player Mac
  13. 4.13 2D to 3D MKV Converter
  14. 4.14 Remux MKV
  15. 4.15 MKV Encoder
  16. 4.16 Convert MKV to FCP Mac
  17. 4.17 Stream MKV to TV with Chromecast
  18. 4.18 Import MKV to iMovie
  19. 4.19 Windows DVD Maker MKV
  20. 4.20 Convert MKV to MP4 with HandBrake Alternative
  21. 4.21 What is an MKV File

All-round Way to Easily Play MKV on Your LG TV

by Christine Smith • 2024-07-03 14:34:00 • Proven solutions

You might get confused that some MKV files can't be played on your LG TV while some others can. It's the unsupported audio codec (i.e., MKV DTS files) in the MKV file cause the failure as MKV is a container that contains different video and audio codecs. To solve it, you'd better find a third-party tool to read the audio codec by converting MKV to other formats, which is compatible with LG TV or streaming MKV files to LG TV directly under the help of DLNA. Wondershare UniConverter (originally Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate) seems to be the ideal tool that provides both solutions.

No more talking, let's go straight in, you need to download this program and get it installed as preparation. Then let's see the detailed guide to use Wondershare Video Converter to convert MKV files to watch on LG TV and also stream MKV files to LG TV.

Wondershare UniConverter (originally Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate) - Best Video Converter for Windows/Mac (Catalina Included)

  • Stream MKV and over 1000 video files on TV easily
  • Convert video to over 1000 formats, including MP4, AVI, WMV, FLV, MKV, MOV and more
  • Burn and customize your video to DVD with free DVD menu templates
  • Optimized conversion presets for iDVD, iMovie, Final
  • Edit videos with advanced video editing functions like trimming, cropping, adding watermark, subtitles, etc.
  • Download videos from YouTube, Vimeo, and other 10000+ video sharing sites
  • Versatile toolbox combines fixing video metadata, GIF maker, VR converter and screen recorder
  • Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS 10.15 (Catalina), 10.14, 10.13, 10.12, 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7, 10.6
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Part 1. Convert MKV to LG TV Supported Format

Before getting started, you can watch the video tutorial below to get a general idea of how to convert MKV to LG TV supported formats.

Step 1 Load MKV Videos

This application allows you to import your MKV files in two different ways. You can either click the +Add Files button to browse your local directory, or you can simply choose to drag-and-drop your local MKV videos onto the program. Then, you can see these files that will appear on the left item tray as thumbnails.

Play MKV on LG TV -add MKV files

Step 2 Choose the Optimized Format for LG TV

From the drop-down menu tab beside the Output Format, select LG from the Device category as the output format. The default setting will work great for your TV.

play mkv on lg tv - select lg tv

Step 3 Convert and Play MKV on LG TV

Convert MKV to an LG TV supported format by clicking the Convert button at the bottom-right corner of the main window. This Video Converter is highly efficient, and it will finish the video conversion in seconds.

MKV to LG TV conversion - start conversion

After the conversion, you can transfer all the converted files to a USB drive and then play back your MKV files on the LG TV.

Part 2. Stream Any MKV Files to LG TV Directly

Make sure that you've got an LG TV that is DLNA supported or a streaming device like Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV, Xbox or PS3. Check out what LG model is DLNA compatible.

Video Tutorial: Wondershare UniConverter (originally Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate) - Stream MKV to LG TV

Step 1 Connect with Network

Make sure your TV or streaming device and your PC are connected to the same network.

Step 2 Add MKV Files

After installing Wondershare UniConverter (originally Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate), launch it on your computer and click Toolbox in the top to choose Cast to TV to get the Wondershare Media Server window.

play mkv on lg tv

Then choose the video category of your target MKV file in the left, and click Import or Disk Scan to navigate to your desired MKV videos.

play mkv on lg tv

Step 3 Connect to Streaming Device

On the bottom, choose a streaming device like your smart LG TV or Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV.

MKV to LG TV conversion

Step 4 Stream MKV Files to LG TV

Then mouse over the video files, and you'll see a Wi-Fi like icon in the middle. Click it would start playing the video, and you can watch MKV files on your LG TV almost simultaneously.

stream mkv to tv

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