MKA File

What are MKA files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MKA file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a MKA file?

A .MKA file is a Matroska Audio file.

MKA stands for Matroska Audio Stream and is an audio file format. The name "Matroska" is derived from the Russian word for "nesting doll" because MKA files can "nest" several multimedia files into one single file. This type of file is often referred to as a "container" file.

MKA files are an audio-only version of MKV files, which is the Matroska Video file format, which may or may not contain audio too.

How to open MKA files

We have identified two MKA openers that are compatible with this specific type of MKA file.

Programs that open Matroska Audio files

Last updated: January 16, 2023

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of MKA files. Remember, different programs may use MKA files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Any Video ConverterAny Video ConverterVerified
VLC Media PlayerVLC Media PlayerVerified
KMPlayerKMPlayerVerified
Zoom PlayerZoom PlayerVerified
K-Lite Mega Codec PackK-Lite Mega Codec PackVerified
RealDownloaderRealDownloaderVerified
Shark007 Advanced CodecsShark007 Advanced CodecsVerified
SyncUPSyncUPUser submitted
Nero MediaHubNero MediaHubUser submitted
MplayerMplayerUser submitted

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