If you can overlook the long-in-the-tooth design, Apple’s MacBook Air is still one of the best all-around laptops. Powered by a dual-core Intel i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, 128GB of SSD storage, the Air offers up to 12 hours of battery life. Additionally, it weighs just 2.98 pounds and is .68 inches thin, so it’s light and easy for kids to carry.
Some DVD owners hope to input DVD movies or TV shows to MacBook Air but have no idea of how to achieve it. Don’t worry! We will lead you to transfer DVD to MacBook Air with no effort at all.
How to Transfer DVD Movies to MacBook Air 13-Inch
As a matter of fact, DVD cannot be directly inputted into MacBook Air because this device lacks DVD driver and MPEG2 decoder which are essential for DVD playback. But, we can rip DVD to digital in format which is accepted by MacBook Air and then sync the ripped digital file to MacBook Air. Let’s follow the steps to transfer DVD to MacBook Air.
Brorsoft DVD Ripper or Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Mac is a helpful program which can rip any (home-made or commercial copy-protected) DVD to MacBook Air while crisp image and hi-fi audio of output video. Equipped with Super Encode Engine, Hyper-threading tech and Multi-core support, this DVD ripper gives No.1 fast speed costing about 10 minutes to rip a DVD (The speed will be influenced by DVD driver speed, computer configuration). At the beginning, please download and install Brorsoft DVD Ripper on your computer.
(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)
1. Load DVD-Video disc
Run the DVD Ripper for Mac, then click the disc like button to load your DVD disc. The DVD titles and chapters will be listed on the program within a few seconds.
Tip: If you need to rip DVD with wanted subtitles and audio track, you can click the drop down menu after “Subtitles” and “Audio” to select your desired tracks. What’s more, it also offers an option called Forced subtitles, which enables you to see subtitles only when actors are speaking a different language.
2. Choose output format
Select an compatible format, e.g. H.264 .mp4, since it is compatible with almost any devices and media players.
Basically the “Common Video -> H.264 Video (*.mp4)” is just all right.
Tip: If you want to customize output video quality, click “Settings” button to customize video quality like resolution, frame rate, bit rate, audio channel, etc.
3. Start to remove region code
When all the settings are OK, click “Convert” button to remove DVD region code automaticlly (no extra steps or options you need do, bypass region code is automaticlly when you start converting).
You can view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime. When the conversion is over, click “open” to locate the ripped video files without region code.
Then you can watch ripped DVD-Video on your MacBook Air 13-inch or other Mac computer with the default Quick-Time Player.