How to Play MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV on Google Nexus 6/9?

Google Nexus 6 or Nexus 9 cannot play HD videos such as MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, and WMV for both of them have limited supported video formats. Even with the most powerful media player, people may still find it difficult to watch a video in a relatively special format from the beginning to the end successfully. In this article, you can find solutions to play MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV on Google Nexus 6/9 flawlessly.


The latest big news in Android was the official launch of the Nexus 6 phone and Nexus 9 tablet. Both these two devices pair with a vividly colorful, razor-sharp screen and thin and light design and you no doubt will figure out that it’s amazing to play movies on Nexus 6 and Nexus 9. It’s much more portable than laptop while playing MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV on Google Nexus 6/9 with the same good quality.

However, according to the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 supported video formats, Nexus supports only videos in limited formats like H.263, H.264/MPEG-4, MPEG-TS, 3GPP, VP8, which means that videos in other formats like MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV and etc. can’t be played on Nexus 6/9 directly. To play MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV on Nexus 6/9, you need to convert them to Nexus compatible format first.

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Then to accomplish the task, a qualified Nexus video converter is needed. Among the top of multifunctional and reliable video converters, here Pavtube Video Converter is highly recommended. The equivalent Mac version can enable you to encode MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV to Nexus 6/9 accepted format on Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.7 Lion, 10.6 Snow Leopard.

How to Play MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV on Google Nexus 6/9?

Step 1: Launch this MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV to Nexus 6/9 Video Converter; click the “Add Video” or “Add from folder” to import videos or the entire folder. You can also drag and drop files to the program directly.


Step 2: Now click the drop-down list on the bottom, you can see various presets for different devices. Click “Android” on the left column and find “Google Nexus 7 H.264 Video (*.mp4)” as the target format cause H.264 MP4 is the most compatible format of Nexus 6, Nexus 9.


Step 3: Click “Settings” to customize video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate (Hz) at your needs. Usually the higher bit rate you choose, the better video quality will be. And you can click the pencil-like icon on the top to open Video Editor—it will help you to trim, crop, add subtitles or edit audio of the source file before conversion.

Step 4: Back to the main interface and click “Convert” on the bottom right corner, it will pop up a conversion progress window with all the tasks. Click “Options” button and there is a “Convert” item in it, running processes can be changed. You are allowed to convert up to 4 files simultaneously here and the rest will be queued up. After the conversion, click “Open output folder” to quick locate the converted video.

Conclusion: Now you are able to play generated MKV, AVI, VOB, FLV, WMV on Nexus 6/9 without any hassles. And it is easy to download any hot videos and popular movies to Nexus 6/9 to enjoy on the go.

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  1. osiris on May 25, 2015 at 1:53 am

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