Summary: The guide is written for Xperia Z2/Z1 users who feel like transferring their Blu-ray movies into their Sony Xperia Z2/Z1 for amusement anywhere and anytime.
As the dust is nowhere near settling on Sony’s Xperia Z1 announcement, most folks not very familiar with how things work in the mobile tech industry would say it’s much, much too early to start speculating on the Z2. The Z2 is tipped to sport a 5.2 or 5.5-inch IGZO Triluminos display with, wait for it, 500 or 540 ppi pixel density.
Both Sony Xperia Z2 5-inch 1080*1920 screen and Note 2's 5.2-inch 1080*1920 screen bring us an extraordinary movie watching experience. If you have some favourite Blu-ray movie collections and want to transfer the movies from Blu-ray to Sony Xperia Z2/Xperia Z1 for enjoyment, you've come to the right place. The tutorial is about how to compress and rip Blu-ray to Sony Xperia Z2/Z1 highly compatible videos format so that you can play Blu-ray movies on your Xperia on the go.
First, the most important piece of the equation is that you have a Blu-ray Ripping software hooked to your Windows or Mac. And the best program I can recommend for ripping Blu-ray to Xperia Z2/Z1 is this professional Blu-ray to Xperia Converter.
Overall, this program is just designed to help you convert Blu-ray movie files to Xperia Z1, Xperia Z2 MP4 for playback and you don't even need the BD drive, just simply import. With its clean interface, fast converting speed and good video quality, converting Blu-ray ISO to Xperia Z1, Xperia Z2 will be simply finished within a few clicks. The Mac version is Pavtube BDMagic for Mac.
Now download it and follow the guide below.
FYI: If you want to keep all the audio tracks (language) and soft subtitles, here's another choice for you: Blu-ray Converter Pro.
See how to rip and convert DVD movies on Sony Xperia Z2 in multi-track
3 Steps to Rip Blu-ray movie files to Xperia Z1, Xperia Z2 support video format
Step 1. Run this Top Blu-ray Ripper, as the Blu-ray to Sony Xperia Converter.
Click "Load Disc" to choose Load your Blu-ray Disc. Pavtube BDMagic, as the Blu-ray to Xperia Converter, will detect the real main title and check it by default.
Tip: You can select a subtitle language and then check Forced subtitles to output a video with only subtitles in the foreign language part.
Step 2. Select Xperia Z1, Xperia Z2 compatible format.
Hit the "Format" menu you could choose the suitable profile for Sony Xperia Z1/Xperia Z2. When you cannot find the particular profile for your device from Pavtube BDMagic, don't worry, it includes several general presets which are compatible for most Android phones and tablets.
Tips: Customize video specs. (Optional)
Click the "Settings" icon on program interface, you are allowed to set presets to get better video and audio performance on your Sony Xperia Z1, Xperia Z2.
Frame rate: 24
Sample rate: 48000
Note: Higher Bitrate leads to better video quality in saved file, but it also creates larger video size. Don't forget the balance between video quality and size.
Step 3. Start the Blu-ray to MP4 conversion.
When everything is OK, just press the "Convert" button to start the Blu-ray ISO to Xperia Z1, Xperia Z2 MP4 conversion. It will not take much time. Just wait for the conversion process to get done.
Note: Keep in mind that some of the settings can be tweaked to improve the video quality but it's a balance between quality and size. Using the settings we suggested, a 120-minute Blu-ray encoded to about a 1.3GB MP4 file.
After the conversion, you can click "Open output folder" to quick locate the converted video.
If you are looking for a powerful all-in-one ultimate video converter software to convert various 1080p/720p videos, Blu-ray and DVDs to your tablet or phone for enjoying, simultaneously saving time and effort, the Video Converter Ultimate program will be a nice choice for you. If you are running a Mac OS X computer, iMedia Converter Mac is the alternative.