Sony PS3 can be used to watch HD movies too. Now, you can play / watch .mkv HD or DVD movies on your PS3 gaming console too. Sony PS3 is capable of playing Blu Ray discs by default, but it cannot be used to play.mkv or DVD formats. There are two methods to play .mkv and DVD formats on PS3.
Below are they:
METHOD 1 – To play / watch .mkv format on PS3
In this method, we can play any of the HD DVD in .mkv format on your Sony PS3 gaming console. Below are the steps:
Step 1: Download MKV2V08 on your computer and install it.
Step 2: Now, launch the program and use it to convert the MKV video file into VOB format. Do not worry about the audio or video quality, as it hardly hampers it.
Step 3: Now, burn the converted VOB file on to a disc and play it on your Sony PS3 gaming console.
That is all, this is an easy way to watch .mkv format movies and videos on your PS3 console.
METHOD 2 – To play DVD Movies on PS3
We cannot use PS3 console to play DVDs, so we need to convert them before we actually play them. Below is the procedure:
Step 1: Download and install Hnadbrake program on your computer.
Step 2: Now, launch the program and convert the required DVD movie into PS3 format.
Step 3: Now, burn the converted PS3 file on to a disc and play it on your Sony PS3 gaming console.
That is all, this is an easy way to watch DVD movies and videos on your PS3 console.