If you are a movie lover and have tons of Blu-ray discs, you may need a Blu-ray ripping program to make digital backups of your movie collection, so that you can watch them on various devices whenever and wherever you want, such as Apple iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, Galaxy S4, Apple TV, WD TV media player and more.
As a matter of fact, there are many Blu-ray Ripper programs out there. For the purpose of figuring out the top Blu-ray Ripper in 2014, we evaluated a lot, and now we present the results basing on our test.
Top 5 Blu-ray Ripper 2014 on the Blu-ray ripping application list
The good: It reads commercial Blu-rays, standard DVDs, and unprotected Blu-ray BDMV folder, DVD VIDEO_TS folder as well as ISO image file. As the name implies, it is capable of ripping Blu-rays and DVDs to a wide variety of video/audio formats, so that users are able to view Blu-ray and DVD movies on whatever devices they want. More than that, this Top Blu-ray Ripper 2014 also comes with optimal presets for popular devices, like Apple iOS devices, Android devices, and more, that is to say, even if you are new to Blu-ray/DVD disc ripping, you can easily create optimized movies for your devices by selecting a preset profile. In addition, you can convert any video and HD video to any video foramt. Such as you can convert Canon, Sony, Panasonic, JVC, GoPro footage to MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV, etc.
Adopting the enhanced video and audio in sync technology, users will meet A/V out of sync issues seldom or never. This is one of the most important features that other similar bluray ripping programs may lack. Another bonus feature the NO.1 Blu-ray ripper has is that it allows users select wanted audio track and subtitles steam to be preserved in the output file.
In addition, using ‘Copy the entire disc' feature, you are able to remain the Blu-ray/DVD's original file structure as it on the original physical disc. Insert the Blu-ray or DVD disc, click on the ‘Copy the entire disc' button, and select a folder to copy to, this tool will take care of the rest for you.
The bad: It takes a little longer time when ripping Blu-ray/DVD video to a HD format. But, if your concern is the image quality, this is not a big problem, because you can tick off ‘Shut down computer after conversion' and go away to do other things instead waiting in front of the computer.
Verdict: With decent cracking capability, high quality video/audio output and considerate backup solution and specific format templates for versatile devices (Android tablets and phones, iPad, iPhone, Apple TV, Xbox, PS3, etc), this No.1 Blu-ray Ripper ranks top on the Blu-ray ripping application list.
NO.2 Good Blu-ray Ripper (Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper) $49.00
As a supplementary program, the NO.2 Blu-ray Ripper comes with the same functionalities of the NO.1 Blu-ray Ripper, but has bonus feature to rip and convert Blu-ray and DVD movies to MKV container with multiple subtitles streams and audio tracks as well as chapter markers preserved, so that users can play the output MKV movie in a media player like WD TV and switch audio tracks, subtitles streams and chapters during playing.
Apart from that, you can backup and convert latest Blu-ray and DVD movies to any other formats like MP4/MOV with multi-track audios, M4V, AVI, WMV, MPG, M2TS, etc. for playback on iOS/Android/Windows Tablets/Phones, HD Media Players (WDTV), editing software (Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, etc.), and more.
NO.3 Blu-ray Ripper $44.95
The good: The NO.3 Blu-ray Ripper features the ability to convert 2D to 3D for users to enjoy the popular 3D effect and exports various HD and popular common video formats. The Top 3 Blu-ray Ripper has stunning trim and crop feature, and it is able to trim video more accurate and crops movie more considerate than its similar competitors. More than that, It is capable of loading multiple Blu-ray and DVD movies at a time. If you have tons of movies waiting to rip and feel like having a Blu-ray Ripper queue them several movies for running overnight, this program is highly recommended. In addition, the new released version has added support to process BDAV discs.
The bad: It refuses to recognize Blu-ray ISO image file and forced subtitles (if there are).
Verdict: The NO.3 Blu-ray Ripper is an idea tool for DVD and Blu-ray ripping. There may be some improvements for the software manufacturer to make but it already performs well enough for average users to transcode and view Blu-ray and DVD movies on popular multimedia devices like iPad, iPhone 5c/5s, Apple TV, Galaxy S II, Galaxy S3, Samsung Galaxy Tab, etc.
NO.4 Blu-ray Ripper $45.95
The good: The NO.3 Blu-ray Ripper lets you rip AACS/BD+ encrypted Blu-ray and CSS protected DVD movies to popular video/audio formats like MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV, MKV, MP3, WMA, OGG, etc. so that you can enjoy your favorite movies on portable devices like iPhone, iPad, Android tablets and more with ease. Its “Backup” function lets users envelop a whole Blu-ray movie into a MKV/DVD into VOB without quality loss. If you're looking for a way putting movies onto a Asus, HTC, Samsung, LG, Sony, or Motorola smartphone or tablet PC, the NO,3 Blu-ray Ripper is worth checking out.
The bad: It does not support Blu-ray ISO or BDMV structure. There's no option for preserving only forced subtitles. Some latest Blu-ray Discs are not loading to the software.
Verdict: The NO.3 Blu-ray Ripper handles DVD ripping as good as any other rippers, but the software manufacturer really needs to work hard and step forward in Blu-ray Disc cracking. Other than that, this top 3 Blu-ray Ripper is impressively fast and helpful.
NO.5 Blu-ray Ripper $49.95
The good: The NO.5 Blu-ray Ripper can convert both standard Blu-ray videos (M2TS format) and 3D Blu-ray videos (SSIF) to SD or HD formats such as H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Apple TV h.264 720P, HD WMV, MPEG-2/MPEG-4 TS HD Video or even 3D movies with excellent and unmatchable ripping-converting speed while preserving good quality.
The bad: The app does not decrypt Blu-ray protections itself, and requires users installing AnyDVD HD to crack copy protection in advance. Unlike the former Blu-ray Ripping programs we mentioned above, it does not handle standard DVD movies.
Verdict: The NO.5 Blu-ray Ripper does not rip movies from Blu-ray Disc, but if you have had the Blu-ray cracked and saved onto computer hard drive, this tool would be helpful and useful for you to enjoy movies on whatever devuces you have, like iPad air, iPad mini, iPhone 5s, Apple TV, PS Vita, PSP, Kindle Fire HD, Asus Transformer, 3D smartphones and more.
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