Want to play DVD movies on your favorite iPod? You need to convert DVD to iPod file format before transferring DVD to iPod Touch. How to achieve that? You need a free DVD to iPod ripper. To begin with, I'd like to share with you the iPod compatible file formats that you may want to know.
iPod File Format Compatibility
Under the iPod brand, Apple has released the hard drive-based iPod classic, the touchscreen iPod touch, the video-capable iPod nano, the compact iPod mini and the screenless iPod shuffle. The iPod can play MP3, AAC/M4A, Protected AAC, AIFF, WAV, Audible audiobook, and Apple Lossless audio file formats; the fifth generation iPod can also play MPEG-4(H.264/MPEG-4 AVC), mp4 and QuickTime video formats, with restrictions on video dimensions, encoding techniques and data-rates.
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By high quality, the software should be capable of ripping and converting DVD to iPod file format which can remain all the features without any video degradation after the operation.
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All Types of iPods and DVDs Supported
Fully compatible with new iPod 20G/30G/80G/160G, etc. Supports 640x480, 320x240, 480x480, H.264/mpeg4 for iPod video and TV out. On the other hand, all types of DVDs are supported, including commercial DVDs.
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WinX Free DVD to iPod Ripper offers high ripping and converting speed, up to 300%-500% real time, and it is easy to use as its simple interface. Within just a few clicks, you could get whatever you want.
This free DVD to iPod ripper is based on DVD disc sector I/O technology, 100% stable. It supports Dolby Surround Audio Coding-3 and could extract DVD audio into MP3 music file. Fully control all video/audio parameters at your will.
DVD generally stands for Digital Video Disc or Digital Versatile Disc. There are VOB, IFO, BUP files in the folder named VIDEO_TS, under the DVD folder. The VOB files generally contain showing data like video, audio, subtitle, etc. The IFO files contain the navigation information of how the data show up. The BUP files are the backup of the IFO files.
From above, it's obvious that we cannot play DVD movies on iPod directly. A third-party DVD to iPod converter is needed to convert DVD to the file format that iPod supports.
For ripping DVD to iPod in a more professional way, WinX DVD Ripper Platinum (upgraded version of WinX Free DVD Ripping Software) is the best choice, which is capable of ripping DVD to MP4, AVI, MOV, FLV, iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc, on Window 10, 8, 7, etc.
Donna Peng has been working as a copywriter in Digiarty Software for many years. She has written loads of articles to help people handle their DVDs, videos and other stuff.