How to Backup & Rip DVDs for Android?

Watching DVD movies on DVD players at home has never been a problem for us. The question is, what if you’d like to enjoy your favorite DVD movies when on the road? Bringing several discs along tend to be inconvenient, not to mention they jump on the most crucial scenes and are prone to scratches. Now that Android-based devices have rocked into the mainstream, there’s an easy way taking DVD movies alongside, i.e., ripping DVD and putting movies onto your Android tablet or phone. The process is easier than you may think, here I would throw this quick tutorial up on how to rip DVD to Android compatible video formats.

First, the most important piece of the equation is that you have a DVD Ripper software hooked to your PC. There are many programs out there that allow you to make copies of your DVDs and let you watch them the way you want to view them. If you’re looking for ease of use, and don’t mind spending $40, I’ve had success using Pavtube’s DVD Ripper to convert DVD discs to a format playable by my Asus Transformer Prime and Samsung Galaxy Note. I’ve found the quality to be excellent, and see no difference when compared to playing the discs themselves. The audio/video synchronization is very good, the size of the subtitles too. Continue reading »

The Way for Splitting a large vide file into several small files under 4GB

Nowadays, most folks are fond of watching movies on their tablets. If you ever wanted to put some large movie files over 4GB to your Android tablets including Galaxy Tab, Asus Transformer Prime, Sony Tablet, Toshiba Thrive, Kindle Fire, and Nook Tablet, you will find playback even recognition is a blue moon. The reasoning behind Android’s omission is that those android-based tablets only recognize SD cards formatted in FAT 32 which limits a single file size less than 4GB. To get those large video files over 4GB work normally with your Android tablet, you can convert/compress multimedia files and lower resolution files still will look fine. Anyway, Is there any other solution for this?

Maybe it has something to do with the fact that Android users are more likely to actually want to enjoy the media (e.g. Blu-ray, DVD Discs, MKV, AVI) they own in a manner that best fits them, not big brother. It seems we not alone and Pavtube brings the Blu-ray Video Converter Ultimate software, a perfect application to not only split large video files into smaller pieces but also convert them to your required formats while splitting. Continue reading »

In every respect, the Asus Transformer Prime TF201 is much faster and stronger than its predecessor. Multitasking and HD movie playback on Asus Transformer Prime is a piece of cake now. With a high resolution(up to 1080p) and a long battery life(14.5 hours), the Android-based Tablet is really amazing for watching movies on the go. However, sometimes something goes wrong when you tried to play iTunes purchased contents on Asus Transformer Prime. Don’t fret! Here I’m sharing my experience to help those who feel like transferring iTunes videos to Asus Transformer Prime with Mac.

Why can’t we view iTunes purchased contents (movies/TV shows/music videos) on Asus Transformer Prime?

This is simply the Apple’s latest attempt to Digital Rights Management(DRM). Most iTunes purchased movies are protected by Apple’s DRM, which prevents you from playing the videos on non-Apple products. These iTunes movies, however, will not play on unauthorized devices due to DRM copy protection. Unfortunately the Transformer Prime TF201 have not get a license to play DRM contents, which means iTunes movies will not even play on Asus Transformer Prime. Continue reading »

As a movie fan, I’ve taken my Asus Transformer Prime on a few road trips, and I can say without reservation that it absolutely rocks for watching movies. Despite lack of offical support for BD Drive, I still like watching Blu-ray movies on the Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201 Tablet. Quite a few of folks inquired about how I did copy Blu-ray to Asus Transformer Prime, and what my software setup was, so I figured I would throw this quick tutorial up.

First, the most important piece of the equation is that you have a Blu-Ray Ripper hooked to your PC. There are many programs out there that allow you to make copies of your Blu-rays and let you watch them the way you want to view them. Most of you are likely familiar with the excellent Handbrake for ripping standard Def DVDs, but while the latest version of the software has added SOME support for reading Blu-Ray folder structures, it cannot yet decrypt the Blu-Ray discs the way it can with regular DVDs, so you’ll need to add an intermediate step. If you’re interested in doing likewise, check out Pavtube’s Blu-ray Ripper or Mac Version.

The Blu-ray to Asus Transformer (Prime) Converter is easy to use for editing and conversion and makes great quality copies of my Blu-ray. The program is the best product I’ve ripped my movie collection. Besides Blu-rays, it can also help me handle my DVDs and DVD iso/ifo image files. The audio/video synchronization is very good, the size of the subtitles too. The key for me is that the time it takes to convert in this software is almost half that in other. Now you can follow the steps below to learn how to convert Blu-ray to Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime.

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How to: Transfer/Stream iTunes movies to Android Tablets or smartphones using Mac?

For those that own iOS Devices like iPad, iPhone 4s, iPod, it is really easy to stream and enjoy iTunes movies from Mac. However, things turn to be different when it comes to an Android device. iTunes movie seems to be a forbbiden fruit for Android Tablets and smartphones. The reasoning behind Android’s omission in the digital movie realm can be speculated and theorized till DRM(Digital rights management) death. To have the full access and control of your purchased iTunes videos, movies, and TV shows, you may have to remove DRM from iTunes and convert the DRM-protected contents to fits for Android devices. Here I am sharing my experience to help those who wanna transfer iTunes movies to Android with Mac. Along with some help from the third-party software.

There are many programs out there that allow you to make free the iTunes m4v movies out of DRM restriction on Mac and let you watch them on Android the way you want. The iTunes movie to Android Converter for Mac, entitled ChewTune (recommended) ranks top on the DRM removal application list. Continue reading »

Transformer Prime Video Format – Convert/Play AVI files Asus Transformer Prime with best HD video quality

As is known to us, the best full-featured Android tablet Asus Transformer Prime delivers smooth and clear 1080p video. And a wide variety of multimedia file types are available on Transformer Prime including DiVX and AVI video format. So you can enjoy AVI videos on Transformer Prime most of the time. But unfortunately, sometimes you may meet some problems – some avi files playback without sound, some avi files even can’t be recognized. The real reason is that DiVX and AVI can be encoded by different codecs, some of those codecs are not compatible with Transformer Prime, so you are unable to play Divx and AVI files on Asus Transformer Prime successfully. Then what should we do? Don’t fret! This article mainly tells a simple solution to help you realize the way watching AVI files on Asus Transformer Prime.

According to my experience, converting AVI to Transformer Prime comaptible video formats(e.g. h.264 mp4) is the easiest yet the best way to get AVI files ready for the Prime (I have tried to find a AVI player for Transformer Prime, but finally failed). To best prepared, we need a AVI Converter for Asus Transformer Prime. Here I take Pavtube Video Converter for an example. The program is easy to use and can make a fast conversion with almost all popular video formats including the MKV, TiVo, VOB, MXF, FLV, AVI etc. Meanwhile this tool supplies a customed preset profile named Patch for Transformer Prime. Below are some detail settings for converting Divx, AVI to Transformer Prime for smoothly playing. Continue reading »

Enrich the movie entertainment on Asus Transformer Prime – Download/Put Blu-ray, DVD movies and MKV, TiVo, VOB, MOV, MTS, MPG HD videos to Transformer Prime with HD quality

The Tegra 3 and other high end specs on the Asus Transformer Prime make this the most powerful tablet we’ve ever seen and it doesn’t skip a beat when it comes to design. The 10.1 inch display sports a resolution of 1280 x 800, rocks Super IPS+ for extra clarity (and is adjustable to save battery life), and covered with Corning Gorilla Glass. Adobe Flash 11 and 1080p HD video playback are both supported. These features makes the Prime be a nice media player to enjoy movies and videos on the go. However, as with most Android tablets, Asus Transformer Prime has its drawbacks. Currently the Prime supports playing HD video contents but only in H.264, MPEG-4 and H.263 formats. Despite lack of offical support, you can put all your favourite movies to the Transformer Prime. This article here will mainly show you an easiest way to enrich the digital entertainment on Prime by downloading DVD, Blu-ray movies and 1080p/720p videos to Asus Transformer Prime. Along with some help from the third-party software.

As mentioned above, in order to transfer various formats of movies and videos to the Eee Pad Transformer Prime, we need a movie converter for Transformer Prime. Here I recommend an all-in-one app right for you – Pavtube Blu-ray Video Converter Ulitimate. The program shrink Blu-ray movie to Asus Transformer Prime 720p MP4, rips DVD to Transformer Prime optimized formats, and converts videos to Transformer Prime, MKV, AVI, MPG, VOB, TiVo and more, everything can be transferred to Transformer Prime at ease. Continue reading »

Transfer DVD movies to ASUS Transformer Prime with best HD quality

The Asus Transformer Prime is the best full-featured Android tablet yet, with a sexy design, thoughtful features, and an impressive camera. The display is the same 10.1-inch, 1280 x 800 panel as on the first Transformer TF101 and The Prime delivers smooth and clear 1080p video. Still, viewing angles are very broad, and no matter whether you’re viewing in landscape or portrait orientation, or even completely upside-down, there’s no discoloration or ghosting as can be the case with cheaper screens. These features are amazing for us enjoying movies on Eee Pad Transformer Prime. The article below mainly talks about how to download and put DVD movies to Asus Transformer Prime. Besides, i also share something about how to get full-screen playback.

In the first place, in order to transfer DVD movies to Asus Transformer Prime, we need to use a 3rd party tool to rip and convert DVD to Transformer Prime compatible video formats(e.g. h.264 mp4). DVD Ripping Software varies. You may confused about choosing a most suitable tool. If so, i recommend you try Pavtube DVD Ripper. It is easy to use for editing and conversion and makes great quality copies of my DVDs. Continue reading »

Asus Transformer Prime and iTunes- Is it possible to transfer movies already bought and downloaded from Itunes to my new Asus Transformer Prime? If so, how?

Yes, it is possible. This is a bit complicated as the movies purchased or rented from iTunes Store are protected by DRM which prevents you from playing them on non-iOS devices. You can put the protected iTunes movies onto the EeePad Transformer Prime though, but the movies won’t play. In order to enjoy iTunes DRMed M4V movies on the Asus Transformer Prime Tablet, you need to use a DRM removal tool to get them clean. I mean you have to get rid of DRM from iTunes movies before transferring them to the Android-based Tablet.

To make this(Watch iTunes m4v movie on Asus Transformer Prime without issues) happen, we need to get some help from third-party softwares. There are many programs out there allow us to strip DRM from iTunes m4v movies and change M4V to MP4 or something else compatible with Android-based Tablets. A recommended one here is Pavtube ChewTune. Speically designed for avid consumers of multimedia who use iTunes, the iTunes M4V to Android Tablet Converter will make free iTunes movies yet Blu-ray/DVD Digital Copy out of DRM restriciton and let you watch the movie the way you want. While the playback of the converted iTunes movies is smooth and decent as possible as original. Here’s how to get iTunes M4V movies ready for Asus Transformer Prime playback without issues. Continue reading »

Is Asus Transformer Prime able to play BluRay Digital Copies?

I wonder if the Asus Transformer Prime is able to play “movies” digital copies, i own several BluRay movies that have a digital copy for free and i really would like to tranfer those movies. I want to get the Asus Transformer Prime but i dont see the point in getting a tablet if im not able to play the movies i own.

Nowadays, many Blu-ray and DVD Discs you’v purchased touting “Digital Copy” movie. Digital Copy extends the enjoyment of your DVD or Blu-ray purchase and provides you with the highest quality home entertainment experience available today and your Digital Copy gives you the flexibility to watch your movie anytime, anywhere by transferring your Digital Copy to PC Windows Media Player or iTunes. However the .wmv movies or .m4v movies transferred from digital copy discs have DRM applied to them, which prevent you from using the DRM protected files on an Android Tablet or another computer. But you can transfer that m4v file to an iOS device (iPhone, iPod touch, iPad) for mobile viewing of your movie. Here I take iTunes Digital Copy movies(m4v) for an instance to explain how to enable Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime to play these DRM-protected Digital Copy movies.

As far as i know, in order to enjoy the Digital Copies on Asus Transformer Prime TF201, the best way is to strip DRM from the Digital Copy movies. When it comes to getting rid of the DRM from Digital Copy files and convert the movies to free videos for the Android-based tablet Eee Pad Transformer Prime, the DRM remover and converter, entitled Pavtube ChewTune stands out from the rest. The software allow users who already owns Digital Copy DRM media files to own the rights to easily change the DRM-protected contents into free videos for Android Tablets. Besides Digital Copy movies, you can also convert videos and music purchased from iTunes Store, Amazon, etc to popular multimedia devices, such as Toshiba Thrive, BlackBerry PlayBook, Xbox, HP TouchPad, Kindle Fire, Nook Tablet and more. While the playback of the converted Digital Copy movies is smooth and decent as possible as original. Continue reading »