How to convert BD/DVD movies to iPad?
There is no problem if you want to enjoy your videos on iPad. Apple provides a cable connecter for iPad with a common USB port so that you can sync files on computer to iPad. However, for your favorite DVD movies on Blu-ray disc or widescreen DVD disc you purchased from Amazon or other retail stores, you may not be able to simply copy movies to your iPad. Here I would like to introduce you the full steps to sync DVD movies to iPad. Required materials: Apple dock connecter with USB cable iTunes software DVD to iPad converter For DVD to iPad converter, I recommend Aunsoft iMedia Converter for Mac. It not only supports converting Blu-ray and widescreen DVD to iPad, but also allows importing various video formats like MKV, WMV, FLV, TOD. Step 1. Import Blu-ray DVD and videos to the all-in-one iPad converter The iPad converter makes it possible to play any videos on your Apple iPad, as it can convert most videos and Blu-ray DVD. The supported file formats includes but not limited to *.tivo, *.avi, *.wmv, *.mpg, *.mp4, *.mov,*.flv, *.swf, *.mkv, *.mvi, *.mp3. Step 2. Output settings for iPad There are 3 default iPad profiles for you to choose from on the output settings from the converter. The default profiles make it easy to play high quality output videos in H.264 on iPad. Besides, you will be able to customize your preferred output file specifications like bit rate, video size, frame rate, etc. Step 4. Get your iPad videos Click the Convert button and the program will start converting. The time of the conversion process depends on the videos files you imported. Step 5. Add output videos to iTunes Choose File > Add File to Library from the menu bar of iTunes, and then you can select the generated videos from the output folder. Thus the files will be added to iTunes within a blink of an eye. Step 6. Connect iPad to computer Use the Apple USB dock connecter which is available in the box after you purchased iPad to connect your iPad to your computer. When it is successfully connected, the iPad logo will appear on iTunes. Step 7. Sync videos to iPad Drag the files from the iTunes library to the iPad logo on iTunes, and the mouse pointer will change to an Add sign "+". Release the mouse and the videos will be transferred to iPad. Then you can enjoy your favorite movies on your iPad wherever you go. Tips: iPad Supported Video Formats * H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; * MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; * Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format * Support for 1024 by 768 pixels with Dock Connector to VGA Adapter; 576p and 480p with Apple Component AV Cable; 576i and 480i with Apple Composite AV Cable