Top 3 Free DVD Ripper for Mac
Are you still seeking for free DVD ripper for Mac to backup and rip your DVD collections to the
format of your choice, like DVD to MP4, MOV, FLV, MPEG, H.264, etc, so that you can store your
DVD in safe from any damage or enjoy DVD movies on your portable devices on the go. Here we
listed three of the most popular free Mac DVD ripper software for you to choose the one which
most suitable for you.
They are HandBrake, MacTheRipper and MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition respectively. Many
people may hear of that Handbrake is an open source DVD ripping software and MacTheRipper is
a widely used free DVD ripper for Mac OS. Then what is MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition? Below
we provide an overview for each of them for you to better know what they work as.
Handbrake is an open source DVD ripper which can only convert DVD's to MP4 and MKV, with
support for iPhone, iPods, PSPs, Apple TVs, PS3s. But it only can rip standard DVDs that can be
played by your DVD player if without the help of third party software, VLC media player, not the
mention the Disney new copy protections. In addition it is not stable, sometimes even crash. And
if you would like to upload a commercial or home-made DVD movie to youtube.com video
sharing website or to your web page or blog, HandBrake can't help at all. MacX DVD Ripper Free
Edition would be the HandBrake alternative to solve this problem.
MacTheRipper can breaks copy protection and rips DVD content, but it doesn't encode its rips to
other formats. It just rips the DVD menu and all to your hard drive in VOB file. It also needs third
party software to convert VOB to other formats. So if you would like to rip DVD directly to the
format you desire, you’d better to take a look at MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition.
MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition
MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition is not famous as HandBrake or MacTheRipper at present. But it
still worth your attention, even more. It is an innovative yet DVD ripper for Mac work under Mac
OS X, designed with a handy of options for you to ripping DVD free to multiple output video and
audio formats, beyond Handbrake and MacTheRipper. This free Mac DVD ripper enables you to
rip both homemade and protected DVDs by removing the DVD copy protections, such as CSS
encryption, RCE region protections, ARccOS copy protection, even rip Disney encrypted DVDs for
you to backup your legally-purchased DVDs on Mac computer.
It supports ripping DVD to MP4, DVD to MOV, DVD to FLV, DVD to MPEG, DVD to iTunes videos,
thus you can enjoy DVD movies by your iPhone, iPod, iPad, Mac computer, QuickTime, iTunes,
even upload them to sharing with your friends. Flexible parameter settings and advanced
functions will assist you to make stylish videos by clipping video segment, remove subtitles,
change video size, etc. Multi-core CPU and hyper threading technology will ensure you the fastest
speed yet without losing any output quality, thanks to the high quality engine. MacX DVD Ripper
Free Edition makes it the go-to Mac version of apps like DVD Shrink or DVDFab.
How to Rip DVD Free on Mac OS with MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition
Then how to rip DVD with MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition? The guide below will show you how
easy it is to rip DVD to MP4, FLV, MOV, etc free on Mac OS with this Free DVD ripper.
Step 1. Add files
Download and run MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition, click "DVD Disc" or "DVD Path" button to
import the DVD files.
Step 2. Choose Output Formats
Select the output format as you wish, like DVD to MP4, DVD to FLV, DVD to MOV, DVD to iTunes,
Step 3. Choose Output Folder
Click "Browse" button in output setting area and select a destination folder to save your
Step 4. Start Ripping
Click "Start" to start the conversion. You can view the conversion progress and are able to cancel
the converting process at anytime.
For those who would like to rip DVD to more output formats with advanced functions, MacX DVD
Ripper Pro would help you. Besides, it also features the functions of making 1:1 DVD copy to a
single MPEG2 files with original audio and video quality.
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