MXF is a "container" or "wrapper" format which supports a number of different streams of coded "essence", encoded with any of a variety of codecs, together with a metadata wrapper which describes the material contained within the MXF file. MXF has been designed to address a number of problems with non-professional formats. MXF file format is not compatible with many programs. So you may have problem to play, edit or use these format. So are Panasonic HVX200/HPX300 MXF files, P2 MXF files.
MKV stands for "Matroska Video". Matroska is a container file format, capable of holding unlimited number of video, audio and subtitile tracks, along with any metadata. MKV is open and free. No one holds patents or licenses and anyone can implement it freely. As a result nearly every software player and many hardware devices support it. The best software players out there ( VLC, MPlayer ) have full MKV support and are absolutely free.
With Aunsoft Best MXF File Converter, we can convert mxf file to MKV with best quality, fastest converting speed, excellent A/V sync and so on. And we also can use the MXF File Converter to convert mxf file to friendly video formats just like mpg, wmv, mp4, mov, mpeg, dv, etc for playing on iPad, iPod, iPhone, iTunes, PSP, Apple TV, Android Phones, etc so that we can watch our favorite mxf conversion file everywhere.
Follow the step to convert MXF files to MKV now.
Step1: Download and install the best MXF File Converter, add your MXF file by clicking "Add" in the File menu or in the main interface.
Step2: In "Format" drop down list box, you may select output format. The software allows setting different output formats according to different files. For example, I just set the MKV as output format of the MXF file.
Step3: Now let's select the output folder by clicking the "Output folder" icon.
Step4: Finally, click "Convert" in the main interface. After a successful conversion, click “Open” to check the MKV files.
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