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Josh Brown Oct 21, 2020

MKV to iPad on Mac and Windows In Just 3 Steps!

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Josh Brown Oct 21, 2020

MKV to iPad on Mac and Windows in just 3 Steps! This post will demonstrate how to transfer MKV to iPad on Mac & Windows without the converting hassle.

BTW – For those who are still wondering “What’s MKV?”

The Matroska (aka MKV) is an open standard free container format, a file format that could hold an infinite amount of subtitle tracks, or video, sound, picture in a single file.

In addition, the features of MKV contains adaptable, extensible, cross-platform, robust flowing support, menu subtitle support & much more.

That is the why there’s such a demand & that’s why the internet is filled with MKV formatted files. Playing 1080p, 720p, MKV on your retina iPad without losing the greatest high definition video quality. The only problem is that you’re ought to use a third party application if you would like to transfer MKV HD files on iPad.о

What you will need:

  1. macOS or Windows PC

  2. USB cord to connect your iOS device

  3. WALTR 2

Video Guide: How to Convert MKV to iPad

This quick video guide shows how to convert movies to mp4 on Mac and Windows for iPad and iPhone. So make sure to watch it!

How to Transfer MKV to iPad on Mac & Windows In Only 3 Steps (without iTunes):

The developers over at Softorino Inc. have recently released WALTR 2. A smart tool that lets you transfer any file in ANY format (even FLAC, MKV, MOV, AVI, M4R) straight into your iPad. Without using the clumsy and huge iTunes.

WALTR 2 Features

Here’s what you can transfer to any Apple device with WALTR

According to many reviews, WALTR doesn’t have a lot of needless bells and whistles; it just performs as promised.огf

Plus it’s very user-friendly & it runs on their very own ‘SilentCnvrt’ Technology with support for numerous formats – which means you will get the outcome video with no loss of quality and a shockingly quick way.

Step 1. Download WALTR 2 and install it on your Mac or PC.

No worries, it’s a Free Download. You will get 1 free day trial to fully test WALTR 2.

Requirements: macOS 10.9 and higher
Latest Version: 2.6.25, 13 December 2019
Requirements: Windows 8 and higher
Latest Version: 2.7.19, 14 November 2019
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Step 2. Connect your iPad (or iPhone)

At first, connect the iPad to your Mac / PC via USB when prompt.

There’s also an option to transfer MKV to iPad via wireless networks. Try this by clicking on the gear in the bottom of the app and selecting ‘Enable WiFi Connectivity’.

MKV to iPad

Connect an iPhone with a USB cord and click ‘Trust the device’ on your phone

Step 3. Add your MKV files.

You simply have to drag and drop the MKV video files into the ‘Drop ANY Files Here’ window. It will begin transferring automatically.

MKV to iPad using WALTR

Drag a file and drop it into WALTR. It will take a couple of minutes to download.

That’s it: just stay patient until the process is done. Finally – access the files from your native Video app on the iPad. mmjbpjnh

Moreover, WALTR 2 has a smart built-in technology that recognizes any movie or video and fills in all the metadata, including movie description, actors info, and artwork! So once you transferred MKV to iPad, head straight to your default videos app to check this out!

MKV on iPhone in the default TV/Videos app

Sooo, what’s that? A cartoon! Right in the default Videos/TV app

And that’s it. Congratulations!

Your MKV is ready for natural playback on the iPad. In the highest quality possible.

Quick Features List:

I’m sure that now you understand why WALTR is presented as the best solution, which can quickly provide you with the very best way to put MKV HD video formats to your iPad. But WALTR also includes a lot more awesome features, such as:

  • Copy Any VIDEO to iPad – Convert & copy Apple’s unsupported files such as MKV & AVI or the classic MOV, MP4 for natural playback on iPad, iPhone or iPod touch.

  • Copy Any AUDIO to iPad – Convert & copy Music in any format, such as mp3, flac, ape, alac, m4r, aac, aiff, wav, and even wma, cue, ogg, wv & tta.

  • Shockingly Fast – The avg. transfer speed is 2GB in under 1 Minute!

  • Native Playback – Play it from the device’s native player. In fact, all files are automatically transferred into iOS native Video & Music apps without syncing.

  • Convert-on-the-fly – All files are ready for playback in the highest quality the device can handle.

  • First app in the world to do this – Unlike WALTR, other ‘similar’ solutions make you download 3rd-party apps to your device for playback or convert the files, which result in quality loss.

  • No iTunes sync – Put videos on iPhone & iPad without using any additional software like Handbrake or iTunes.

  • An awesomely cool App name – Inspired by Walter White from Breaking Bad.

  • 24/7 Phone & Email Support – A whole team of live human professionals got your back.

Can we enjoy high-quality MKV films on iPad? Which formats does iPad support for videos? – These are very popular questions nowadays since every year, iPads are getting better than better with higher screen resolution.

And in this article, we finally unveiled the most straight forward way to convert MKV to iPad or iPhone on Mac and Windows.

In Conclusion

In light of the popularity of the video format where the Android can read even Vorbis and VP8 streams. Yet, as a result of Apple’s regular policy, the iPad will not play with an MKV video without an iPad video converter or an additional player program.

Thanks to WALTR you can put MKV to iPad on Mac / Windows without using any 3rd party programs in a hassle-free procedure. WALTR also accepts all the popular video formats. For the time being, it’s the easiest tool to convert movie to mp4 for iPad or iPhone.

You just drag the file and drop it. The files automatically appear in your iOS native TV app. In fact, it’s always going to be available in the best quality possible and in the native iOS video app. You can also take advantage of the big iPhone 7 screen and use WALTR to transfer MKV to iPad Pro or iPhone 7 on Mac / Windows. It will be as easy, just plug in your device, drop your file and wait until it’s done.

In conclusion, WALTR is simple & smart. No more proper format headache. WALTR just ‘makes it work’.

Josh Brown
Josh Brown

Marketing Director at Softorino

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Drag and Drop Any Media to iPhone



With WALTR 2, you can wirelessly drag-and-drop any Music, Ringtones, Videos, PDF & ePUB files into iPhone, iPad or iPod without iTunes (Even files that aren’t supported by iTunes, such as FLAC and MKV).


Fully supports: MAC OS macOS & Windows Windows