What is MKV player?
MKV player is software developed by Vsevensoft that installs a media player on a Windows-enabled computer. The program was specifically designed to play video files rendered in the MKV format. MKV is a file extension from the Matroska Multimedia Container, which also renders media files in the following formats: MK3D (stereoscopic video), MKA (audio file), and MKS (subtitles). For the MKV format, the file contains a video, subtitles and audio. In other words, an MKV file is a video file integrated with subtitles.
MKV player provides a single-window interface, where buttons for controlling video play are displayed. Control buttons are simple, rectangular buttons with words written on them to let the user know what the button is for. So instead of the usual symbol-based control buttons, this player’s buttons have the words Open, Play, and Stop written on them; each word, for each button.
Other options displayed on the player have words written on them as well: Change Ratio, Screenshot, and Home Page are located alongside the video play buttons. Frame Step and Keyboard Help are located directly below the previously-mentioned buttons.
Download MKV player from the developer
File.org does not provide software hosting. We send you directly to the developer's site, to make sure you download the latest, original version of the program.
Heads up: Some download links are affiliate links. An affiliate link means we may earn a referral fee if you make a purchase through the link, without any extra cost to you. It helps to keep this site running. Thank you for your support!
File types supported by MKV player
About file types supported by MKV player
File.org aims to be the go-to resource for file type- and related software information. We spend countless hours researching various file formats and software that can open, convert, create or otherwise work with those files.
If you have additional information about which types of files MKV player can process, please do get in touch - we would love hearing from you.