Apple iPhone 8 is the successor to the iPhone 7 – sticking to the same form factor recipe, but introducing upgrades on the hardware front, including camera improvements, a screen featuring Apple’s True Tone technology, and a new, faster Apple A11 Bionic system chip. The addition of wireless charging has made it necessary to replace the metal housing with a glass back and a metal frame on the sides. As before, the iPhone 8 is water resistant and delivers stereo sound.

The Matroska (MKV) is an open standard free container format, a file format that can hold an unlimited number of video, audio, picture or subtitle tracks inside a single file. It is intended to serve as a universal format for storing common multimedia content, like movies or TV shows. Matroska file types are .MKV for video (with subtitles and audio), .MKA for audio-only files and .MKS for subtitles only. MKV movies can be download with Emule, BT, etc. The best software players out there (VLC, MPlayer ) have full MKV support and are absolutely free. Unfortunately MKV files can not playback in iPhone 8. You need convert the MKV videos to H.264 1080p/720p MP4 which Apple iPhone 8 supported.

How to convert and play MKV files on iPhone 8?

Don’t worry, U2USoft Video Converter Ultimate for Windows 10/8/7¬†or Video Converter Ultimate for Mac as a MKV to iPhone 8 Video Converter is such a useful and powerful MKV to Apple iPhone 8 Converter that can convert all MKV formats with different codecs to Apple iPad HD Video (*.mp4) with fast conversion speed, perfect video and audio synchronization, and high output quality.

Step-by-Step Guide to Convert/Play MKV Movies on iPhone 8:

1. Free download the MKV Converter for iPhone 8 and then install, start up it.

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2. Import MKV files to the program. You can add more than one file or directly add MKV folder.It supports MKV files batch converison to iPhone 8.

3. Click the “Profile” option and choose Apple iPad > iPad HD Video 1920*1080 (*.mp4) as output format for Apple iPhone 8. (When you select the output format, you can click Settings to set video encoder, video Resolution, bitrate, framerate and audio encoder, sample rate, audio channels, bitrate.) After all settings done, check "Apply to All" to ensure all your MKV files to iPhone 8 MP4 conversion.

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4. Then click Convert to start the conversion of MKV files to iPhone 8 MP4 files.

With this MKV to iPhone 8 MP4 Converter, you needn’t worry about how to play MKV files on iPhone 8 now. And you can also trim, crop your MKV videos and set Brightness, Contrast and Saturation of the videos.