Any Solution on converting Blu-ray for Apple TV 3?
I have the intention to watch my Blu-ray movie on my Apple 3. What program can convert Blu-rays to specific Apple TV 3 supported video formats?
Got a sizable collection of Blu-ray movies, gathering dust in their cases and gobbling up valuable shelf space? Then, converting disc Blu-ray collection to a format that will play on your Apple TV 3 could be a good idea.
If you convert your DVD/Blu-ray discs to digital copies, you can access them any time via via an Apple TV or similar device. You don’t need to worry about your expensive Blu-ray discs from scratches and wore out. And you can play the movie on the bed with a remote control in hand.
This post focus on steps for ripping Blu-ray to Apple TV supported video format with high-definition quality output.
Blu-ray Ripper is a professional and powerful Blu-ray video converter software which can help you to rip and convert Blu-ray discs to Apple TV 3 and more video formats for different devices.
- Rip protected DVDs and Blu ray disc(BD) to Apple TV directly;
- Convert Blu ray M2TS to Apple TV format and other HD/SD video formats;
- Convert Blu ray movies to portable players iPod, Apple TV, iPhone;
- Extract MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC etc audios from Blu ray movies.
Detail guide for ripping Blu ray to Apple TV MP4:
Before converting Blue Ray to Apple TV MP4, you should prepare:
- Download Blu-ray Ripper, install and run it on your computer.
- Make sure your Blu ray driver and Blu ray disc(BD).
Step 1. Load Blu-ray movie
Insert your Blu-ray disc(BD) to your Blu-ray driver, click "Add Blu-ray/DVDD" button or directly drag and drop source Blu-ray movies to the program.
Tips: One Blu ray disc usually comes with multiple audio tracks and subtitles of different languages. Right under the file list you could find Subtitle and Audio option from where the subtitle and dubbings are set. The drop-down list shows you the detailed information, such as the subtitle language, audio language, codec, channels etc. Here you check the main movie (with longest duration), set the subtitle and audio track, and double-click the file to preview your settings.
Step 2. Set output profile for Apple TV
Click the drop-down box (showed as MP4 Video in step 1) on the top menu and then select "Change" option to set profile for output video. After entering the Profile panel, click Device tab, and select "Apple TV" under "Apple" device. Both MPEG-4 and H.264 encoded MP4 are available for Apple TV video. Optional audio codec are AAC and AC3. To further customize output audio and video parameter, like bit rate and aspect ratio, just hit "Edit" option on the drop-down box after you’ve set output profile.
Step 3. Customize your Apple TV video by editing
Click "Edit" button in selected title and choose Trim, Crop, Watermark, Effect, 3D options to make the detail settings.
With the video editing suite you can trim video length, crop video size, add image/text watermark, adjust and apply special effect, and convert Blu-ray movie to 3D video with the built-in 3D.
Step 4. Rip Blu-ray to Apple TV
Click "Convert" button to begin converting Blu-ray to Apple TV MP4 format. The Blu-ray Ripper for Apple TV will bypass copy-protections and convert Blu-ray to Apple TV video with AC3 6 channels track.
After conversion you can locate the final ripped Blu-ray files and play on your Apple TV 3.
Step 5. Import ripped movie to iTunes for Apple TV playback
Connect Apple TV with your computer. Open iTunes, find the movies library of Apple TV in DEVICES, and drag the converted Blu-ray movies to the Movie library of Apple TV. Or you may copy the movies to iTunes Library and sync them to Apple TV in batches.