iPad Air is just released by Apple, the iPad Air weighs in at just 453g and 7.5 mm thick, it is a significant step up from its predecessor, the decrease in thickness and weight in the new iPad Air is very welcome. As this iPad Air is so easy to take, you can enjoy movies when your travel, or use it to kill time when you on train, bus or plane.
More and more mkv movies are encoded in Dolby AC3 codecs, including the recent released Back to the Future: 25th Anniversary Trilogy, Inception, he Mummy Trilogy, Life, etc. If you own any of them and would like to put on the new iPad Air for playback on the go, you may need to convert these mkv movies to iPad Air playable format for playback. The following article shows you how to rip MKV with AC3 audio to iPad Air with a Top mkv to iPad Air Converter.
Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate is a powerful video tool which can help you to convert MKV with AC3 audio to MP4 AC3 and keep its 5.1 channels with high quality and super fast speed. It integrates many presets for iPad, iPad 2, the new iPad, iPad 4, iPad Air as well as iPad mini and the upcoming iPad mini with retina display; many other presets waiting for you to pick up. Besides that, it can output 3D (Side-by-Side, Top-Bottom, Anaglyph) in MKV/MP4/AVI/MOV/WMV formats.
Tutorials: Converting MKV videos with AC3 audio to iPad Air friendly format
Step 1: Load mkv AC3 video files to this Video to iPad Air Converter
Download the Pavtube mkv to iPad Air Converter on your computer, install and run the program, add videos.
You can choose to import videos or the entire folder by clicking the top left two icons.
Step 2. Choose a proper format for iPad Air.
Click “Format” drop-down list and choose “iPad>iPad Air Full HD Video(*.mp4)” as the compatible MP4 preset with best video quality. Or you can choose other presets if you don’t need full size videos.
Step 3. Customize video specs for iPad Air (Optional).
You could also click the “Settings” to adjust the video and audio parameters of output files.
In the Video Settings, you can select Encoder, Frame Rate, Resolution (you could define it yourself according to your iPad Air tablet) and Bitrate for your movie.
In the Audio Settings, you can select Encoder, Channels, Bitrate and Sample Rate for your movie.
Step 4. Start mkv Videos with AC3 audio to iPad Air Conversion.
You can hit the big red “Convert” to start converting MKV to MP4 with best video settings for iPad Air. After the conversion, click “Open output folder” in the conversion window, or “Open” in main interface to quick locate the converted video.
You will get your converted MP4 AC3 files with 5.1 channels and the audio/video synch correctly and perfectly. Have a download and conversion. And enjoy MKV with AC3 audio on iPad Air! Have a nice time!