Best Way to Play DTS/AC3 in MX Player

Published on by Chris King

Find that those videos contained DTS or AC3 audio can't play on MX Player? Just get the easy solution from this article.

Best Way to Play DTS/AC3 in MX Player
With tons of features packed in the app, MX Player is a must-have on any Android device. However, since the recent update, many guys lost audio on some of video files. That's because DTS & DOLBY audio codec supports are now removed from the official MX Player due to licensing issues. Well, to help some many users to solve the issue, this article will offer a simple workaround to let you play DTS/AC3 in MX Player without hassle.

Actually, one way to get rid of the issue to download and install a certain type of code you need. However, it's a complicated process and may mess up your device. So, you'd better pass the method. Here is an easier solution for you.

Since MX Player lacks the support for DTS or AC3, a quick solution is to convert DTS/AC3 to ACC, MP3, WAV, etc audio format. You can get the work done with the help of Brorsoft Video Converter. It enables you fast encode DTS/AC3 to AAC, MP4, WAV or any audio formats that MX Player can support. Plus, for those video files like MKV contained DTS, you can directly convert MKV DTS to MP4 AAC that is fully supported by MX Player. If you are running on Mac OS X, please get Video Converter for Mac.

How to Encode DTS/AC3 for Playing on MX Player

Note: Here we take a MKV DTS video file as source video and MP4 AAC as the the target format.

Step 1. Launch DTS/AC3 converter, and click "Add" button to import videos files from your computer. This converter is available to convert video or audio files in batch. It will make the conversion more convenient.

Step 2. Click the Format bar and choose a MX Player friendly format. MP4, MOV, AVI from Common Video profile are optimal choices.

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Note: After selecting the output format, click Settings icon and make sure the audio codec is the supported by MX Player.

Step 3. Click Format bar and then start the DTS/AC3 encoding.

That’s all, you can now play video with DTS and DOLBY audio on MX Player.

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