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.
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.
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.
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.