How to Transfer DVD Movies to Samsung Galaxy S5/4/3 Series For Free

This guide will show you how to transfer DVD movies to Samsung Galaxy S5/4/3 series.

As we know, Galaxy S5/4/3 has a very great performance on display. So watching DVD movies on it would be enjoyable. But obviously, smartphone doesn’t has a DVD driver, you need to convert the DVD first.

You need DVD ripper software. I advise Handbrake, which is a powerful and free transcoder. (See also: Best 7 Free DVD Ripper software and Top 5 Mac Free DVD Ripper ).

How to Convert DVD for Galaxy S5/4/3 for free using Handbrake

Step 1: Download Handbrake from here. Run it.
Step 2: Import DVD by click “Source” > “Open Folder”, then select your DVD.
Step 3: Browse and choose destination path of converted MP4 file.
Step 4: Choose MP4 in the Output Settings.
Step 5: Click “Start” and wait the converting process finished.
Step 6: Connect your Galaxy to computer and transfer the converted movies to your device.

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How to Rip protected DVD movies using Video Converter Ultimate

Download and install Video Converter Ultimate first.

Step 1: Insert the DVD disc, and Click the “Load DVD” button to load your DVD disc from the DVD driver.

Step 2: Turn to Output Format click the drop-down menu to choose the compatible output video format for Samsung Galaxy S5/4/3. The output profile has been optimized for the Galaxy S series.

And if you don’t satisfied with the default settings of Galaxy S3, please set it by yourself clicking “Settings”. You can set the Video Resolution, Video Bitrate, Frame Rate, Encoder and Audio Channels, Sample Rate, Encoder, Audio Bitrate, and so on.

Note: because the max resolution from original DVD movies is about 720 × 480 px, you’d better keep the output video resolution the same as the original or smaller for the best view experience.

Step 3: Click the “Convert” button and let the Video Converter Ultimate do the rest work. Then wait the conversion process finished and transfer the converted DVD movie to your Galaxy S series and enjoy them.

How to Convert DVD Movies to Kindle Fire HD/HDX

This guide will show how to convert DVD movies to Kindle Fire HD/HDX, and what’s best video format for it. So that you can play your own DVD movies on Kindle Fire everywhere.
Kindle Fire HD/HDX is an Amazon tablet. Amazon has updated the 7-inch Kindle Fire HD for 2013, while the 8.9-inch Fire HD launched earlier in the year remains untouched.
The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX comes in two sizes: 7-inch and 8.9-inch, offering a 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution display (323ppi) on the 7-inch and 2560 x 1600 (339ppi) on the 8.9-inch. At that resolution, the 8.9-inch HDX has the sharpest display around, while the new 7-inch HDX matches the Nexus 7 (2013) for pixels.

The Kindle Fire HD (2013) – that’s the new version – has a 7-inch 1280 x 800 (216ppi) display, whilst the Fire HD 8.9-inch has a 1920 x 1200 (254ppi) display.

Things We Need

?The connection cable for your Kindle Fire HD.
?A Windows or Mac computer to run video converter software.
?Conversion software. Here you have many choices to do this. Like Handbrake or Freemake. And here we use Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate, which is powerful and easy to use.

 

Steps to Convert DVD to Kindle Fire HD/HDX

Naturally, Kindle Fire supports MP4, 3GP, VP8(.webm) video formats and video stream service like Netflix. And MP4 (H.264 & AAC) is recognized as the best format for Kindle Fire HD/HDX.

Step 1: Launch conversion software and import DVD files to it
Insert your DVD movie into your DVD drive, and click “Load DVD” button on top left to import your DVD movie into this program. And You can also choose to load DVD folders and ISO/IFO DVD files.
P.S. Drag & Drop is also available for loading DVDs and videos.

convert dvd to kindle fire hd/hdx

Step 2: Select output format for your device
Click the “Profile” drop-down list and choose “Device > Others > Kindle Fire” as the output video format. You can see the detail of the profile after chose: MP4 format, H.264 video codec, and AAC audio codec.

kindle fire hd/hdx video format

P.S. Click “Setting” to customize the output video and audio quality if you need. You can change output parameters through settings button: Bit Rate, Video Size, Frame Rate, etc. But generally, I suggest you to use the default settings.

Step 3: Start to convert DVD to Kindle Fire HD
After all settings are finished, just click the biggest “Convert” button on the bottom right. When the conversion is completed, you can open the video folder where your converted movie file is located by click “Open Folder” button.

Step 4: Connect your Kindle Fire to PC and copy movies to it

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Once transferring completed, run a player app on your Amazon Kindle Fire HD/HDX, and play your movies. Enjoy!

 

How to Watch DVD Movies on Nexus 7

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This guide is going to tell you how to convert DVD movies to your Nexus 7 (2012 & 2013 ). What is the best DVD ripper software and video format for Nexus 7?

Google Nexus 7 is a very impressive tablet. The old version (2012) was met with critical acclaim when it launched last year. And Google has released the new 2013 Nexus 7 recently.

The Nexus 7 (2013) has a 1,920 x 1,200 LCD IPS panel, rated at 323 pixels per inch. While the last year’s model comes in with a much lower, 800 x 1,280 LCD IPS display, rated at 216ppi. Both of them have a good performance on displaying.

Before Start

?The connection USB cable for your Kindle Fire HD.
?Nexus 7 supported video format: 720P/1080P HD video MPEG4, H.263, H.264 and DivX, and the best video format for Nexus 7(2012 & 2013) is MP4 in H.264 & AAC.
?DVD Ripper software. You can use Handbrake or Freemake for free (Which can’t rip protected DVDs). Here we use Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate. It can deal with unprotected and protected DVDs both well.
?A DVD drive.

How to Convert DVD movies to MP4 format for Nexus 7(new)

Whether the old or new Nexus. Convert DVD to MP4 can’t be more easier. Follow these steps with ease.

Step 1: Import DVD disc or folder into this program
Run the program you just download above. Insert your DVD disc into your DVD driver, then click “Load DVD” and choose from your drive. Actually, you can also import DVD folders or ISO/IFO files to the program. You will see a interface like this.
P.S. The program will take a while to load the DVD, depends on your computer.

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Step 2: Set output video format and parameters
Click “Profile” on the right of the program. Then choose “Device > Others > Nexus 7”. The software has benn optimized for the device. After you choose that, the program will display the detail of the profile on the bottom right: MP4 video format, H.264 video codec, and AAC audio codec.
P.S. Although the old & new Nexus 7 support 720P/1080P HD video, but the the max resolution of DVD is 720 x 576. You do not need to change the default settings of the profile.

MP4 video format for Nexus 7

Step 3: Get the DVD to Nexus 7 conversion started
OK, after those preparations, we can continue to convert DVD to Nexus 7 now. Click the biggest “Convert” button on the bottom right start converting DVD to MP4. After conversion, you can get the movie files quickly by click “Open Folder”.

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Step 4: Connect your Nexus 7 and transfer the movies to it. 
Connect your Nexus 7 (2012 & 2013) to your computer, copy the movies to it.

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Once completed, you can watch them on your device by using a player app.

How to Play Blu-ray Movies on Xbox 360

The Xbox is not only a good game console, but also a great media player. For it has a DVD drive, every Xbox 360 can play DVD movies right out of the box, with no any special software or hardware necessary.

Does Xbox 360 Play Blu-ray?

With the rising popularity of Blu-ray, you may have a large collection of Blu-ray Discs and want to use your Xbox console to play it. However, you found it impossible because it doesn’t have a built-in Blu-ray drive. So, is there any ways to play Blu-ray movies on the Xbox 360(By the way, the latest Xbox One has a Blu-ray drive). Yes, there is. We can convert the Blu-ray disc to the hard drive, then play it on the Xbox. And this article will show you the way to convert Blu-ray movies and play it with Xbox 360.

Before we start, we need

  • Of course Xbox 360 and a Blu-ray Drive.
  • We should know the Xbox 360 support 720P and 1080P resolution in AVI, MP4, MOV, WMV, etc. video formats.
  • We need a Blu-ray Ripper software to convert the Blu-ray movies to those Xbox 360 compatible video formats. Blu-ray Rippers on the market are all shareware, but you can try MakeMKV, which can let you rip Blu-ray discs to MKV(MKV is also not supported by Xbox 360) for free as along as 30 days. Then you need to pay.

How to rip Blu-ray movies for Xbox 360

Step 1:Import the Blu-ray movies

Insert the Blu-ray movie disc into the drive, then download and install the software above. Run the software and click “Load Disc” button on the top left. You can choose load BD disc and BD folder, even IFO files. Then import the Blu-ray movies you want to the program. You will see a interface like this below. (click to enlarge the image)

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Step 2: Select output profile for Xbox 360

Click “Profile” frame and choose a format for Xbox 360 in the following drop-down-list. Here we choose “Xbox 360 H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)”. This profile is optimized for the Xbox 360 already. Its default resolution is 1280 x 720, you can easily change it to 1920 x 1080 by click the “settings” button on the right of “profile”. Other video parameters can also be edited. For example, video codec, audio codec, bit rate, aspect ratio, 3d settings, etc.

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Step 3: Start ripping Blu-ray movies to Xbox 360

With all settings down, click the biggest “Convert” button to start the process of ripping Blu-ray movies to MP4 format. When the conversion completes, put the videos to the Xbox 360 and play it. Now enjoy.


How to Watch DVD Movies on iPad Mini 2

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This guide is going to tell you how to convert your own DVD movies and watch them on your iPad Mini 2. And what is the best DVD ripping software?

iPad Mini is an amazing 7.9-inch tablet. And Apple released the second generation of iPad Mini on October 22, 2013. One of the most remarkable improvement is the Retina Display. It has a sharp 2048 x 1536 resolution, four times the resolution of the previous generation. That is really a good news for those movie lovers. They can enjoy incredible detail of the videos.

Thing we need before convert DVD to iPad Mini 2

  • The connection cable of iPad Mini 2
  • Your DVD movie discs or DVD files. Or you can download the latest HD movies here.
  • DVD ripping software – here we use Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate. It’s a powerful tool that can deal with both DVD and HD video, even download video form YouTube and burn videos into DVD disc.

Convert DVD to MP4 for iPad Mini 2

The best video format for iPad Mini 2 is H.264 MPEG-4, AAC audio codec. And the software you just downloaded has a special optimized profile for iPad Mini 2 & 1. Now follow the steps.

Step 1: Import DVD to the program

Run the software and insert your DVD disc to the drive. Click “Load DVD” and choose path from your DVD drvie. Or you can import DVD folders and ISO/IFO files.

P.S. Drag & Drop is also available.

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Step 2: Choose output format  

You can choose output format on the right of the program. Select “Device > Apple > iPad Mini 2″ in the drop-down menu. You can see the detail of the profile under the device’s thumbnails: MP4, H.264 video codec and AAC audio codec.

P.S. You can do some advance settings by click the “Settings” under the profile detail. But I suggest to use the default settings. As the program has already set it up for you.

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Step 3: Start DVD to MP4 conversion

After all settings are set up. Please click the biggest “Convert” button to start the progress to convert DVDs to MP4. You can get the converted files quickly by click “Open Folder“.

P.S. Check Merge all videos into one file can help you to merge some videos you like to a big one file. This is very useful when watch TV Series.

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Step4: Connect your iPad with computer and copy the movie to the device

Connect your iPad with computer by the USB cable. Run the iTunes and transfer the movie to your iPad Mini. This would take a while. Then you can enjoy your own DVD movies on your iPad Mini everywhere.

How to Play DVD Movies on iPad Air

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Apple has announced its new iPad Air. And this guide will show you how to convert your own DVD movies to your new iPad Air.

Obviously, iPad Air is the best 10 inch tablet. It has a proper exterior redesign and craft substantially thinner and lighter. More, 13 hours and 10 minutes, 2,048 x 1,536 IPS panel offering 264 PPI (pixels per inch), 4:3 aspect ratio. It must be a great tablet in watching movies during a journey.

Things we need

  • The connection cable of iPad Air and DVD drive maybe.
  • Conversion software and iTunes. Handbrake and Freemake is good and free video converter. I usually use Video Converter Ultimate, for its more powerful functions and Convenience. (Also can convert HD videos and download YouTube videos, which is my favorite.)

How to Convert DVD movies for iPad Air

iPad Air supports MP4, MOV, and some AVI. And the best choice is H.264MPEG-4. It can play 1080P video well.

Step 1: Run the converter and import DVD files

There are 3 ways to import DVDs to the program. Read from DVD drive, DVD folders and ISO/IFO files. And you can drag & drop them with ease.

convert dvd to ipad air

Step2: Choose output video format

The Video Converter Ultimate has been optimized for the iPad Air. You can easily choose the output profile by select “Output Format > Device > Apple > iPad Air” on the right of the program.

It will convert your DVD to MP4 format with H.264 video codec and AAC audio codec.

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Step 3: Start conversion

Click the “Convert” button on the bottom right, the conversion progress will start. You can get the converted files by click “Open Folder” button directly.

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Step 4: Connect iPad Air to iTunes and sync

Connect your iPad Air to the computer ,and use iTunes to transfer the movies to it. And if you want to put some YouTube or other online sites’ video into iPad Air, please follow this guide.

How to Convert DVD Movies to Nexus 5

I have several DVDs which are not compatible with my new Google Nexus 5. I want convert my own DVD movies to compatible format. What’s the best DVD Ripper to convert DVD and play it on Nexus 5? Any suggestion? 

Google & LG released Nexus 5 on Nov. 1. It has a large, 5” display with a superb 1080 x 1920 resolution, equipped with Snapdragon 800 quad-core Krait CPU and Adreno 330 GPU, which would make you a very great viewing experience even better than it was already was with the Nexus 4 and other comparable smartphones. It’s really a great phone.

The best settings of video format for Nexus 5 is still MP4 (H.264 & AAC), currently the most popular format. And the resolution? Don’t mind, use the default resolution is just OK, for The maximum resolution of DVD is 720 x 576.

Steps to Rip DVD movies for Nexus 5

You need a program to help you convert the DVDs. A free way is Handbrake. And I usually use Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate, powerful tool including Video Converter, DVD Ripper and DVD Creator, even can download videos from YouTube or other videos sites.

Step 1: Install Video Converter Ultimate and run it

Double-click setup files to install the software you just downloaded. Launch it, and you will see a interface as below.

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Step 2: Import you DVD movies to the program Click “Load DVD” on the top left, here you can import DVDs from DVD drive directly, DVD Folder, ISO files or IFO files. And you can drag & drop DVD files directly to program.

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Step 3: Select output video format for Nexus 5

Find “Output Format” on the right of the window and click. Select Device > Others > Nexus 4(Same as Nexus 5). It gives the best format: MP4 (H.264 & AAC).

Note: You can customize the settings of the profile by clicking settings on the bottom right. But I advise you to keep the default setting when ripping a DVD, as the profile is optimized specifically for the device already.

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Step 4: Select output path and start conversion

Select the output path to save the ripped video. (You can find the output video easily by clicking Open Folder after conversion finished). Then click the biggest button to start converting DVD.

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Note: You can easily merge some videos into one by checking Merge all videos into one file.

P.S. Play DVD movies on Nexus 5 is really easy, right? Accutally, with Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate, you can also convert HD videos for Nexus 5, burning videos you captured to DVD, and even download online videos from YouTube, Tivo, etc.

How to Transfer DVD Movies into Galaxy Tab 3 for Enjoyment?

If the Galaxy Note 8.0 wasn’t your cup of tea, perhaps Samsung’s new 7-inch model will hit your screen-size sweet spot. The Galaxy Tab 3 arrives with a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 8GB or 16GB of storage (with expansion up to 64GB), a 3- and 1.3-megapixel camera array and a substantial 4,000mAh battery. That 7-inch WSVGA (1,024 x 600) TFT display suggests it’s likely to be an alternative media player on the go. You can use it to enjoy any videos and DVD movies anywhere and anytime. And here, we will show you the best way to transfer DVD movie to Galaxy Tab 3 for watching.

At first, we should know that Galaxy Tab 3 can’t support DVD disc directly, so you should convert DVD to the compatible video format. And then Galaxy Tab 3 support MP4/DivX/Xvid/H.264/H.263/WMV video format/codec. Now, what we need is Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate, a powerful tool that can convert DVD/videos, burn videos to DVD disc, download online videos. We can use it to rip DVD disc/folder/iso to video for Galaxy Tab 3.

You can download Video Converter Ultimate and install it

Step 1, import DVD source into this program
Insert a DVD disc into your computer’s DVD-Rom, and click the Load DVD button to begin importing DVD source. You can also convert the DVD without the disc, using ISO files, or DVD Folder by drag them into this Video Converter Ultimate.

Step 2, Select the output video profile
In the Output Format drop-down window on the right side of the program window, select a desired format or device to convert to. As we mentioned before, Galaxy Tab 3 support MP4 video format, so you can choose MP4-Video as output profile. Moreover, you are able to convert 2D video to 3D here by selecting 3D output format under the 3D video section.

Step 3, Convert DVD to Galaxy Tab 3
And now, we can start ripping DVD disc to MP4 video format just by clicking Convert button. Once the conversion completes, find your finished files by clicking the Open Folder button at the bottom of the panel. Connect your Galaxy Tab 3 to computer via the data cable, and transfer your converted video into Galaxy Tab 3 for enjoyment.

Easiest Way to Enjoy DVD Movie with Samsung Galaxy S4

When you got a Samsung Galaxy S4, I think you must be inspired by its 5.0-inch 1080P touchscreen & 2600mAh battery. With the 13 MP rear camera and the build-in 16G/32G storage, Samsung Galaxy S4 is a powerful media center. You can use it to shoot various photos & videos, enjoy any Blu-ray/DVD movies anywhere. If you want to put your favorite DVD movie into Galaxy S4, I think you will be so disappointed to it. Because it can’t playback DVD disc or folders directly.

But now, you needn’t worry about it. This guide is going to solve your problem. What we should do is just converting DVD disc to the video for Galaxy S4 with Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate. Before the full guide start, let’s make some preparations.

1. Galaxy S4 supported video format: MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264/H.263
2. DVD movie: your favorite DVD movie, no matter DVD disc, DVD folder or DVD ISO image file
3. Video Converter Ultimate: A powerful video converter integrated with all conversion features, such as video & DVD conversion, video editing, burning, and web video download etc.

Download Video Converter Ultimate and install it

How to Convert DVD movie to Galaxy S4 with 3 steps?

Step 1, import DVD source into this program
Insert your DVD disc into computer, and launch Video Converter Ultimate. Click the “Load DVD” button to begin uploading files. You can also convert home DVD without the disc, using ISO files, or DVD Folder.

Step 2, Select Video format as an output format
Click Output Format and select the format you want from the drop-down list. Click and choose Galaxy S4 as output video format.

Step 3, Rip DVD movie to Galaxy S4
The final step is just clicking “Convert” button to convert DVD movie to MP4 video format. Now, you can have a rest and wait for the conversion is completed. After the conversion is finished, you can connect your Galaxy S4 with computer, and transfer the converted movie into it for enjoyment.

How to Enjoy DVD Movies with Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

This is a full tutorial to teach you how to convert DVD disc movie to Galaxy Note 8.0 so that you can enjoy your favorite DVD movie easily on the go. When you got a Galaxy Note 8.0, you will find this 8-inch Android tablet from Samsung features 1,280 x 800-pixel TFT screen, powered by a quad-core 1.6GHz processor. It can offer you the different enjoyment of watching movies.

However, when you want to enjoy your DVD movies with it, you my upset because DVD is not supported by Galaxy Note 8.0. If you want to playback DVD movie with it, you need to convert DVD to Galaxy Note 8.0 supported video format. According to the official website, Galaxy Note 8.0 supports MP4/DivX/Xvid/FLV/MKV/H.264/H.263 etc. video format/codec. So you can use a Video Converter Ultimate to convert DVD disc to MP4 video for Galaxy Note 8.0. Video Converter Ultimate is a powerful tool to help you convert DVD or video to the video with different formats.

Download Video Converter Ultimate here and install it

Now, prepare your favorite DVD movie disc, and then let’s start this guide.

Step 1, import DVD movie
Insert your favorite DVD disc into your computer’s DVD-ROM, and then click “Load DVD” button to import your DVD source into this program. You can also import DVD ISO image files & DVD folders into it.

Step 2, Select an export format
Click Output Format and select the format you want from the drop-down list. According to the Galaxy Note 8.0 supported video format, you can choose “MP4 Video” as the output video format. Moreover, you are able to convert 2D video to 3D here by selecting 3D output format under the 3D video section.

Step 3, Start convert DVD to Galaxy Note 8.0
Now, just click the “Convert” button to begin the conversion process. Then sit back and enjoy your newly freed music and movie files. Once the conversion completes, find your finished files by clicking the Open Folder button at the bottom of the panel and connect your Galaxy Note 8.0, transfer the converted video into it.