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How to convert MKV DTS video to play on PS3?

Since MKV container format is not what PS3 would play, some guys may remux the MKV files into *.ts file so as to play them on PS3. But this does not always work well, MKV file with DTS audio, for instance, is an exception. PS3 does not play the audio of the muxed TS file. How to make PS3 play MKV DTS video? An easiest way is to convert the file into PS3 compatible formats, like H.264/ MPEG-4 MP4 with AAC audio and MPEG-2 TS with Audio Layer 2. Pavtube MKV Converter is a best choice to help you complete the conversion in shortest time and perfect synchronization. The following guide shares with you how to convert MKV DTS video to PS3 compatible formats step-by-step. You may download the trial version of Pavtube MKV Converter and give it a shot.


Step One. Getting started

Install and launch MKV Converter. To load MKV files, you may click "Add" button or simply drag and drop the files into file list.Right below the file list you could find "Subtitle" and "Audio" droplist, where you can set output subtitles and dubbings to the languages you like.

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Step Two. Adjusting audio and video settings

Click on "Format" boarder to set output format. Now that we're converting MKV for PS3, a recommended format is "PSP/PS3 >> PS3 Video(*.720p) MPEG-4(*.mp4)" foramt. If you'd like to keep multi-channel surround sound, choose  "PS3 Video AC3 5.1 (*.avi)" format instead. The format is designed for users that wanna get Dolby Digital 6 channels audio when converting MKV to PS3 streaming videos.




Step Three. Converting MKV DTS to HD MP4 AAC

Finally click on “Convert” button to start converting MKV DTS files. You could set auto shutdown in progress window or leave it there and come back later.


After conversion what you need is to transfer the converted HD MP4 files to PS3 system’s hard disk. Connect the PS3 with your home theatre system and you will be able to enjoy the converted video on your HD TV with surround sound.

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