Apple finally released the fifth-generation tablet iPad Air alongside the iPad Mini 2 with Retian Display on October 22, 2013, just weeks after the sensational iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C launch event. This time iPad Air is slimmer and narrower than its brothers, while remaining the existing 9.7-inch screen size. With that in mind, it is tempting to get this glamorous gadget for watching DVD movies and videos on its HD retina display. However, iPad Air still cannot play DVD movies directly because of DVD drive absent. If you want to play beloved DVD movies on iPad Air, the only way out is to rip DVD to iPad Air supported format in advance.
The task of converting DVD to iPad Air would be as easy as blowing off dust if you get a practical and professional DVD to iPad ripper software. Here, DVD to iPad Air Ripper is recommended to you without preamble. With intuitive and easy-to-navigate interface, this program can easily rip DVD to iPad Air friendly format like MP4, M4V or H.264 on Mac at 36x faster speed. The shining point of this DVD to iPad ripper lies in its unique ability to decode any copy-protected DVDs, no matter the new Disney DVD Copy Protection or the general CSS encrypted DVDs, Sony ARccOS protected DVDs and all region 1-6 commercial DVDs. Therefore, you can import any DVD to iPad Air for watching at will.
Besides ripping DVD to iPad Air on Mac, this DVD to iPad Air ripper also boasts the robust function of converting DVD to popular video formats, be it AVI, MOV, MP4, FLV, MKV, MP3, etc, as well as ripping DVD movies to iPhone 5C/5S, iPod, Galaxy S4, HTC One, Google Nexus 7, Surface, PSP and more, thoroughly catering to diverse DVD ripping and converting demands.
Step-by-Step Guide to Rip DVD to iPad Air on Mac with Decent Quality
This DVD to iPad ripper has Mac and Windows versions. Here we take Mac version as example. For PC users who want to convert DVD to iPad Air on Windows, please download the windows version and then follow the guide (the operations for two versions are basically the same).
Step 1: Load DVD Movies.
Download and install this DVD to iPad ripper on Mac. After running the DVD ripper, insert the DVD disc to your DVD-ROM, and then the software will detect it automatically. Click the "load DVD disc" button to load your DVD. You can also add DVD folder or ISO file.
Step 2: Choose Output Video Format.
After completely loading the DVD movie, an output profile category menu will pop out automatically. You will find there are many output profiles provided. In order to rip DVD to iPad Air, you can click "Mac general video" to choose MP4, MOV or H.264 recognized by iPad Air as output format, or you can navigate to “Apple iPad”-> "iPad video" to select the specific format based on your need.
Step 3: Select Output Folder.
Specify an output folder on your computer to save the output files. Click "Browse" button to choose the path where you want to save the output files in.
Step 4: Start DVD to iPad Air Conversion.
Finally, hit the bottom right “Convert” button to start to rip DVD to iPad Air on Mac. You can view the conversion process or cancel it at any time. After the conversion is over, you can import DVD movie to iPad Air via iTunes for playback anytime and anywhere.
Tips: The excellent video editing feature is icing on the cake for this DVD to iPad Air ripper. By hitting the "Edit" button the main interface, you are enabled to remove unwanted part and black bar, crop video size to better suit your device, merge several video into a single one, add external *srt subtitle to video, etc.