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External Hard Drive for Surface 3 – Rip DVD to Surface 3 External Hard Disk Drive

Ultimate guide on how to rip DVD to external hard drive for Surface 3 and play DVD on Surface 3 in an organized way.

Wonder how to rip DVD to external hard drive for Surface 3 to free up the internal disk space and play DVD movie on Microsoft Surface 3 with ease? Find answers in this tutorial.

About Microsoft Surface 3
Microsoft Surface 3 has been a new favor of tablet because of its real excellent full HD (1920 x 1280) display, new Windows 10 system, Intel Atom x7 processor, inviting designs, reasonable price, long battery life, ease of use, etc. It is the perfect blend of performance, design and value. Many people choose Surface 3 for the purpose of work or entertainment and it does let you perfectly work, communicate and play games on the go. The Surface 3 is considered to be a closer competitor to other tablets like iPad, notebook.

However, Surface 3 does not support playing DVD directly, is it possible to play DVD on the HD display Surface 3? The answer is positive. You can rip DVD to Surface 3 by means of a fast DVD ripper and in order not to occupy too much space of the tablet, we advise you to rip DVD to Surface 3 external portable hard disk drive for playback DVD movie anywhere and anytime.

How to rip DVD to Surface 3 external hard drive?

WinX DVD Ripper Platinum
Rip any DVD easily to external hard drive for Surface 3 with original quality for better storage and easier playback.

WinX DVD Ripper Platinum is the perfect example of a decent DVD ripping software that works well both for advanced and amateur users. - Editor's Review from Download3K

Recommended External Hard Drive for Surface 3

Microsoft's surface 3 tablet includes a USB port, which allows users to plug in an external drive for additional storage. If you have many full-length DVD movies to rip, in order to expand your data storage beyond the capacity of the internal SSD in the Surface 3, you have many external storage options for Surface 3 like hard disk drive (HDD), USB drives, MicroSD memory card, thumb drive, OneDrive (Cloud storage), etc. More than 200 companies have produced HDD units, and most current units are manufactured by top brands Seagate, Toshiba, Western Digital, Transcend and more. You can buy these external portable hard drives for Surface 3 in various capacities like 500 GB, 1TB, 2TB, etc. from Amazon, Walmart, Google and other stores.

Best Fast DVD Ripper to Rip DVD to Surface 3 External Hard Drive

"I used your product WinX DVD Ripper Platinum to rip my entire DVD library and put it on a personal external hard drive and now can watch my movies anywhere on a tablet/iPad or a computer and it's so awesome. " ---from customer

WinX DVD Ripper Platinum, as the best fastest DVD ripping program, is highly recommended to you for the following reasons. You can use it to rip any DVD movie to external hard drive for Surface 3 seamlessly.

1. Capable of ripping any DVD (even latest copy-protected DVD discs) to mainstream videos, such as rip DVD to MP4, AVI, H.264, MPEG, WMV, MOV, FLV, etc. in about 10 minutes.

2. It also enables you to faultlessly rip DVD to popular devices like Microsoft Surface 3, Surface Pro 4/3, Surface RT; Apple iPhone 6S/6, iPad, Apple TV; Android Nexus, Samsung, HTC; Windows Phone Xbox, etc.

3. 4 DVD backup modes to help you 1:1 copy DVD to ISO image file/DVD folder, copy DVD main title/full title content to a single MPEG2 file, the last one only costs you 5 minutes.

4. No.1 fast ripping speed and super high quality thanks to its multi-core CPU (utmost 8) and High Quality Engine.

5. Support all DVD copy protections, including DVD CSS, region code, RCE, Sony ArccOS, UOPs, Disney X-project DRM.

How to Rip DVD to External Hard Drive for Surface 3?

Free download and install WinX DVD Ripper Platinum on your PC (Windows 10 included), and then follow the 3 simple steps below to easily rip DVD to Surface 3 portable hard disk drive.

Rip DVD to Surface 3 External Hard Drive

Step 1: Import source DVD.
Launch this best DVD ripper for Surface 3 external hard drive and insert DVD to the PC DVD-ROM. Then click the "DVD Disc" button at the top-left. The DVD ripper can auto detect the main DVD movie title for you.

Step 2: Select output profile.
Browse the output profile column to choose output video format for the Surface 3 external hard drive according to your own needs. As the most popular and compatible video format, MP4 video is top recommended. Please be aware that you can also choose to rip DVD to Microsoft Surface device profile directly, including Surface Pro/RT, etc.

Step 3: Start ripping DVD to Surface 3/external hard drive.
Click "Browse" to set a destination folder to store the ripped DVD movie video and hit "RUN" to start ripping DVD to Microsoft Surface 3 directly or to Surface 3 protable hard disk drive supported formats.

After finishing the DVD ripping process, you can plug in the external disk drive via the the USB port of Surface 3 and transfer the ripped movie files to the external hard drive for Surface 3.

WinX DVD Ripper Platinum – Best DVD Ripper to rip DVD to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, and iPhone 6S/6, iPad, Android and other devices; 1:1 clone DVD to ISO/folder and backup main/full title to a single MPEG2 file at fastest speed.

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