How to Download Prime Videos to MKV Format?
You have a Prime Video account and you are wondering if there's an option to save videos from Amazon Prime Video to MKV format with multiple audio tracks and subtitles preserved, just like you can do on mobile.
Windows 10 users can get the Amazon Prime Video app from Microsoft Store, and the Store version of Amazon Prime Video allows users to download TV shows and movies for offline watching. Once downloaded, you have 30 days to begin watching the video. After you start watching, you have 48 hours to finish watching it. If you want to get rid of this limitation, you can give SameMovie Amazon Video Downloader a try so that you can download videos from Amazon Prime Video to MKV/MP4 format with multiple audio tracks and subtitles kept, no worry that the downloaded titles will be expired. What's more, with the Amazon Video Downloader, the video titles can be download for offline viewing on devices such as Windows PC, MacBook, TV, or mobile devices, not only restricted to the Fire Tablet, or the Prime Video app for Android, iOS, and Windows devices.
Why Do You Need to Download Amazon Prime Videos to MKV?
1) MKV is a video container that has the powerful ability to store an interminable amount of video, audio, image, subtitle media format into one single file. With SameMovie Amazon Video Downloader, you can save multiple internal or external subtitles and audio tracks (original or AD) from a video.
2) MKV supports FLAC lossless audio.
3) MKV is the best choice if you expect the downloaded video to be viewed on a TV or computer using an open-source media player like VLC, Plex or Miro.
Tool Required: SameMovie Amazon Video Downloader
SameMovie Amazon Video Downloader makes it easy for you to download HD videos from Amazon Prime without the app installed, thus you can watch the downloaded videos offline on any device. It does a great job of downloading movies and TV shows from Prime Video in widely-accepted MP4 or MKV format, so that you can move and watch the downloaded Amazon videos on more devices.
Note: SameMovie strictly observes the legal regulations and never circumvents DRM copy protection.
Tutorial on How to Download Videos from Prime Video to MKV
In the following part, you will see the tutorial on how to download TV episodes or movies from Amazon Prime Videos to MKV format with multiple subtitles and audio tracks kept.
STEP 1 Launch Amazon Video Downloader
Download the installer of Amazon Video Downloader on your computer, then click the setup file to install Amazon Video Downloader. Launch Amazon Video Downloader and you will go to the main interface as below.
Then there will be a prompt where you need to sign in with your Amazon Prime or Prime Video account. Please note that the program will not record information from your account.
Note: SameMovie needs to work with an Amazon account to access its videos. But please don't worry, SameMovie will not collect any information other than the videos and your personal and privacy safety can be guaranteed to the greatest extent.
STEP 2 Customized the Output Settings
Click the "Setting" button to open the setting window where you can change the Video Format to MKV, Video Quality to High, Medium, or Low, Audio Type to Original or AD, select the Audio and Subtitle Language (you can select one or more than one track and subtitles).
STEP 3 Search for the preference video
You can import videos from Amazon Prime Video by copying and pasting the video URL to the Amazon Video Downloader, or entering the name or keywords of the video you are going to download.
STEP 4 Select Output Audio Track and Language
Now, it’s going to the key step, that is to select the audio track and subtitle you prefer. If you are trying to download a movie, click the icon to open the according window. If you are trying to download TV shows, please click the download icon to select season and title, then click "Advanced Download" in the bottom left corner to choose audio tracks and subtitles.
STEP 5 Start downloading videos from Amazon Prime Video
Hit the "Download" button to start downloading TV episodes or movies from Amazon Prime Video. You can enable the hardware acceleration if available on your computer.
After downloading, you can find the downloaded videos by clicking "Library".
Alternative Way to Convert Amazon Prime Videos to MKV
If you have Any Video Converter Ultimate installed on your Windows PC, you can use the video convert to record the video screen from Amazon Prime Video and convert it to MKV.
Any Video Converter Ultimate
- Record video screen with high output efficiency and quality.
- Download videos and music from YouTube and 100+ sites in batch.
- Convert Video & DVDs & CDs to 200+ formats for various devices.
- Edit video clips with the cut, crop, flip, and special effects.
- Burn any video to blank DVD disc to create DVDs.
- Support NVIDIA NVENC/AMD AMF/Intel QSV hardware acceleration.
Part 1: Record Videos from Prime Video
Step 1 Open the video you want to record
Open the Amazon Prime Video website in the Firefox browser and open the video you want to record.
Step 2 Open the video recording window
Start Any Video Converter Ultimate on your PC, then click "Record Video" to open the video recording window. On this window, please click the "Record Now" button to begin the Amazon Prime video recording.
Step 3 Start recording the video from Amazon Prime
Play the video that you want to record and click the record button to start recording the video from Amazon Prime. And you can press "Ctrl + F10" to hide the recording window.
Step 4 Stop the recording
Click the record button or press "Ctrl + F7" to stop the recording process.
Part 2: Convert the Recorded Prime Videos to MKV
Any Video Converter Ultimate records the Amazon Prime videos in MP4 format by default. If you like, you can use Any Video Converter Ultimate to convert the recorded Prime videos to MKV format.
Step 1 Select MKV as the output format
To do this, you can click the "Output Profile" of Any Video Converter Ultimate and select "Matroska Movie (.*mkv)" as the output format.
Step 2 Start conversion
Click the "Convert Now!" button to start converting the recorded Prime videos to MKV.