This article mainly concerns about the Mac OS X Leopard and Snow Leopard users, who are frequently embarrassed by converting their DVD to MP4/MPEG4/MP4 H.264 format which is exclusively preferred on the Mac QuickTime players. Better still, the tool and method also are available on other Mac OS X higher than 10.6, including the latest macOS Sierra.
Why Mac OS X users need to rip DVD to MP4 H.264?
MP4 H.264, also known as H.264/AVC/MPEG4, is simply made for generating a standard capable of providing good video quality at substantially lower bit rates than previous standards (e.g. half or less the bit rate of MPEG-2, H.263, or MPEG-4 Part 2). And as for Mac QuickTime player, MP4 H.264 is the only video format that is playable. Therefore, it comes to quite necessary for Mac OS X Leopard and Snow Leopard users to convert and rip their DVDs to MP4/MPEG4/MP4 H.264 format. So that they can watch movies on the Mac OS X with the original and excellent DVDs sound/image quality.
What is the Mac OS X Leopard and Snow Leopard?
After sixth major modification and enhancement upon Mac OS X Tiger (version 10.4), Finally, Leopard was released on 26 October, 2007 by Apple Inc. With more than 300 minor or major improvements, Leopard accounts 20% users whose computer is running Mac OS. Then, there arises a huge demand for this group of people: to rip, decode and convert DVDs to MP4 format, which is pretty favorable for their Mac OS X Leopard and Snow Leopard. Until now, there has been up to 10.11 version of Mac OS X, that is El Capitan.
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To decode and rip DVD to MP4 format, a decent DVD to MP4 decoder, ripper or converter becomes very important. WinX DVD Ripper for Mac, born with the purpose of satisfying Mac users' DVD to MP4 ripping and converting demand, now just issues in time. This DVD ripper can perfectly backup and rip DVD to MP4/MP4 H.264, iTunes, MOV, iPod, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, PSP, FLV, Music MP3, AVI XviD/DivX, JPG, BMP and Original DVD.
Step 1: After free download and install WinX DVD Ripper for Mac, right click Disc to load DVD.
Step 2: All the DVD information will be indicated in the File List Window, and select the one that needs to be ripped and converted. Choose the "MP4 Video (MPEG or H264)" under the "Mac General Video" category as the output video format, which is playable upon Mac QuickTime player of Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard and the lateste macOS Sierra.
Step 3: In the Output Folder area, click Browse button to choose the destination of converted MP4 file.
Step 4: After you process all the steps above and right click RUN table, WinX DVD Ripper for Mac will do all the favor left. Besides ripping and converting DVD to MP4/MPEG4/MP4 H.264, WinX DVD Ripper for Mac also features 1:1 Copy function, which is designed to backup perfect 1:1 DVD copy to hard drive and rip your DVD movies on Mac OS to MP4, iTunes, MOV, FLV, etc that playable on iPad, iPod, iPhone, Apple-TV, PSP. For the detail information please check WinX DVD Ripper for Mac's User Guide.
Disclaimer: Digiarty Software does not advocate ripping copy-protected DVDs for any commercial purpose and suggests referring to the DVD copyright laws in your countries before doing so.
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