MKV is a video format that stores several audio and subtitle tracks in one file. It’s widely popular for storing movies. Like MP4, Matroska can hold video, audio, and other content types. Files with video content use the extension, .mkv; audio files use .mka, and 3D video files use .mk3d. The container format is the same in all cases. In addition, a file can have attachments in any format. MKV is better than MP4 format for some users, because of including multiple tracks and subtitles in MKV files.
If you like to play videos with different audio tracks and subtitles, MKV format is a wise choice instead of MP4 format, especially for streaming media service like Amazon Prime, Netflix, HBO Max, Disney Plus and Hulu those provide different audio tracks and subtitles. When you find some favorite movies or TV shows from Amazon Prime and want to download them with audio track and subtitles kept, you can try to download Amazon videos to MKV format with audio track and subtitles. And you can play these MKV videos on your computer with VLC or a different video player, the MKV format will give you the desired combination of good quality and relatively small file size.
Tool to Download Amazon Videos to MKV
When you use its own app to download Amazon Prime videos offline, the downloaded videos are not MKV format, and you can only play them on its own app and so on. If you still want to download and convert videos from Amazon to MKV format, you need to ask the third party Amazon Video Downloader help you. Fortunately, Kigo Amazon Video Downloader is what you are looking for.
Kigo Amazon Prime Video Downloader is such a powerful streaming video downloading tool which is designed to help users to download thousands of movies and TV shows including Amazon original series from amazon.com, amazon.de, amazon.co.jp, amazon.co.uk and primevideo.com and save videos to MKV or MP4 format with up to 1080p video quality. According to your country or your region, you can choose the different video resource website. And all the audio track or subtitles will also be kept during your downloading process. With the smart search system, you can pinpoint the videos quickly with the URL or the name of the videos to Kigo.
Guide to Download Amazon Videos to MKV
Once you install and run software, if you have purchased the full version, just register to active it before your downloading.
Step 1. Set MKV as the output format and other output settings.
Before you add Amazon Prime videos to Kigo, you can click the setting icon to set the output format, here we choose MKV as the output format, output video quality (here we choose "High") and so on.
If you would like to download videos from primevideo.com, turn to "Account Setting" windows and select "Website" - "primevideo.com".
Step 2. Three methods to add Amazon videos to Kigo.
There are three methods to add Amazon videos to download.
Method 1. Input video title and search it on Kigo Amazon Video Downloader.
Method 2. Copy the video link from the website and paste to Kigo. And the program will automatically recognize the video link of amazon.com on your clipboard to Kigo.
Method 3. Drag the video link from the website directly to Kigo.
Step 3. Select and advanced downloading setting.
When the TV show or movie you want to download has been listed on the Kigo, now you can click "Download" button to set more details.
Kigo Amazon Video Downloader also offers the "Advanced Download" option that allows you to select specific video quality, audio tracks and subtitles with different bitrate. For movies, click "Advanced Setting" icon next to the download icon. If you try to download a TV show, click the "Download" icon, followed that a window will pop up allowing to select episode, and you will the "Advanced Download" button at the bottom left corner of the window.
Step 4. Start to download.
After the above steps, you can click the "Download" button to start download Amazon movies or TV shows.
Once the downloading is completed, you can click on "Library" to find the downloaded Amazon videos in MKV format.
Since both MP4 and MKV support the H.264 video codec, they’re both equally good, if you want to get more options while you playing videos on VLC Media Player or other computer players, it is recommended that you download Amazon videos to MKV format with the help of Kigo Amazon Video Downloader.
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