A detailed guide to show the way for One-button automated ripping BRD collection for playing on HTPC and on laptop when travelling with best settings and propersize.
Question: I have already ripped my DVD collection to HDD using Handbrake, and wished to continue with ripping my BRD collection for playing on HTPC, and on laptop when travelling. Any suggestions for the best BRD Ripping software working on Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9 with One-button automated converting?
Answer: After searhing term blu ray ripping for Mac & reviews, Pavtube BDMagic for Mac comes up. I try it for free that was the catcher right there and I liked the ease and simple select and convert and done. So, to bought the ripper because it ripped all the movies so fare that i have even the new releases, and the converted videos works perfectly on my phone, tablet, laptop, without any video quality loss. I like the one-button automated ripping, and its reasonable price.
With it, you can import Blu-ray discs, Blu-ray folder or Blu-ray ISO image files and transcode Blu-ray movie to best MP4 file for playback on HTPC and laptop with ease.
1. Good News:Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper for Mac just updated to work with Mac OS X 10.9 and Mountain Lion 10.8!
2. The windows version is Pavtube BDMagic.
3. Both are 30% off now.
4. 3D effect on converted video is added by program; it may not be exactly the same as your original 3D blu-ray disc.
5. If you want to backup your blu-ray movies with keeping multiple audio tracks and subtitle streams on Mac, try to use Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac.
Tutorial: Convert Blu-ray movies to HTPC and laptop supported format on Mac
Step 1: Run this Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper for Mac, load Blu-ray discs, Blu-ray folder, Blu-ray ISO image files or DVDs.
This program will help you analysis ISO files automatically so that there’s no needto run virtual drive to mount ISO image files any more.
Step 2. Choose Format.
Click“Format” drop-down list, go to choose “H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)” from “HD Video” option for working with HTPC and laptop.
Other wise, you can also use Bytecopy for Mac, which will give a result mp4 file with multiple audio tracks. here “Format > Multi-track Video > Multi-track MP4 (*.mp4)” is recomended for you.
Step 3. Customizevideo specs (Optional).
Click“Settings” to free change video resolution, bitrate(quality), frame rate andother settings.
Note:if you want to get video in smaller size, just turn down the “bitrate”settings.
Step 4. Start Conversion.
You can hit the big red “Convert” to start converting Blu-ray to MP4 with best videosettings for HTPC and laptop. After the conversion, click “Open output folder” in the conversion window, or “Open” in main interface to quick locatethe converted video.
After getting the converted movies files,you can transfer them to your HTPC and laptop with ease via wifi or USB connection.
Here you got it! Now you can enjoy Blu-ray movies anywhere with this one-button automated BRD Ripper for Mac.
How to Back up Blu-ray/DVD for playback on Mac HTPC?
You can click on “Copy the entire disc” button to back up Blu-ray/DVD movie to Mac. A 90 min. Blu-ray takes about 40 min to copy to Mac hard drive. After the copying process completes, you can get the final output files by clicking “Open” button with ease.
The ripped Blu-ray directory contains two folders, “BDMV” and “CERTIFICATE”. Then you are able to play the M2TS files from Blu-ray directory. If you’d like to use other media player like VLC to
play the M2TS streams, just follow “Disc Name”>> “BDMV”>> “STREAMS” to find uncompressed M2TS clips.
Tips and Tricks:
Wanna copy the M2TS/ VOB streams only without menus and ads? Make some changes in Step 2. Click on the “Format” bar and choose “Copy”>> “Directly Copy” mode, and then click “Convert” button to start conversion.