DVD backup needs have never faded away. DVD library holders try to find out the most favorable way to preserve beloved DVD movies as long as possible. Home-made DVD masters hope to share their works to friends, co-workers or others with copies. It becomes necessary to invest in DVD copy software. On the other hand, demanders feel hard to pick out the right DVD copy software among numerous programs. Here, we round up top 3 best DVD cloners for Windows 10/8(.1)/7 of 2019 referring to their features, copy quality & speed, ease of use.
1. WinX DVD Copy Pro
Operation System: Windows 10 (32 & 64 bit), Windows 8/8.1 (32 & 64 bit), Windows 7 (32 & 64 bit), Windows XP/Vista (32 & 64 bit), Windows 2003, 2000, NT, 98
WinX DVD Copy Pro is an up-to-date DVD cloner mainly focusing on making DVD copy without any quality loss. As an expert on DVD backup, it is available to copy DVD to blank writable DVD disc (DVD-/+R, DVD-/+RW, DVD RAM), ISO image and DVD folder at 1:1 ratio. It gives several options for DVD title backup. Users can choose to copy DVD main title, chapter or extract DVD video track to a single MPEG2 file for storage on hard drive or playback via a media player as well as extract audio from DVD only. Not only taken as the best DVD cloner, WinX DVD Copy Pro is also a handy ISO mounter and DVD burner empowering users to mount ISO image to virtual drive and burn ISO files and VIDEO_TS folder to a DVD disc.
The concise UI plainly tells users how to achieve DVD cloning even though there is no tutorial. Try to copy a DVD and we can discover some encryption options on the interface, which means that WinX DVD Copy Pro is capable of removing copy protections from DVD like CSS, Region Code, RCE, UOPs, Sony ARccOS, APS and Disney X-project DRM. If the DVD is scratched or minor cracked, it will repair the bad sectors and output a possible greatest copy. According to the test, we got a 1:1 DVD copy with crisp image and hi-fi audio within about 10 minutes (The speed will be influenced by CPU and DVD drive speed). During the process, the average CPU cost of less than 1%. To sum up, WinX DVD Copy Pro delivers a pretty efficient and simple way to produce the best result.
Operation System: Windows 8/7/XP/Vista (32& 64 bit)
DVD-Cloner specializes in cloning movies on DVD or Blu-ray to blank DVD disc, DVD folder or ISO file on Windows computer with perfect 1:1 quality, vice versa burn DVD folder and ISO file to DVD disc. For someone who just wants to preserve main movie, this best DVD cloner will recognize and extract it as well as offer selective audio tracks/subtitles for a customized DVD copy. To merge multiple DVDs into one DVD±R DL or BD-R/RE(DL), back up desired chapters/episodes of (TV series) DVDs or extract only audio files are possible with DVD-cloner.
DVD-cloner is not as user-friendly as it announces. Once opening, it requires inserting DVD disc and then you can copy the complete movie to DVD-5 or DVD-9. However, you should switch to the expert interface by hitting the red-boxed icon shown in the illustration to get other functions. As WinX DVD Copy Pro, it can handle with DVDs (even the latest DVD movies encrypted) by CSS, RCE, UOPs, Sony ARccOS, Disney X-project DRM etc. It also delivers an impressive high DVD copy speed, approximately 1/3 of playback time and outputs a quite superior video/audio quality.
3. 123 Copy DVD
Operation System: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista
More than a top DVD cloner, 123 Copy DVD is a versatile DVD tool packed with DVD burner and editor. It aims to make 1:1 copy from DVD to DVD (DVD±R(W), DVD±R DL) or ISO image as well as clone CDs or archive data to compatible outputs (CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+/-R(W), DVD DL+/-R, BD-R50, BD-R 25). Built-in an internet video downloader and DVD video builder, it allows users to burn movie/music downloads and local video files to DVD. In order to keep the most important part of a DVD copy, this one of the best DVD copy software can help users create a personalized DVD via removing ads, trailers and other non-essential contents.
123 Copy DVD owns a straightforward design where all function buttons with a brief description are well organized. We can tap any desired one to copy or burn DVD. Like WinX DVD Copy Pro, it can copy scratched DVDs but asks for a decryption plugin for copy a copy-protected commercial DVD. The speed test shows that it takes nearly 1 hour to produce an exact copy and much less time but inferior quality to get a compressed one to fit smaller-capacity blank disc.
Depending on review of the top 3 best DVD cloners/copiers, we highly suggest users who hope to garner an elegant movie copy of any DVD as soon as possible to try WinX DVD Copy Pro. Although DVD-cloner is considered as powerful as WinX DVD Copy Pro, it fails to win popularity among Windows 10 users due to incompatibility problem. Moreover, if only for general DVD copy but meanwhile requiring a DVD burner for Windows, 123 Copy DVD is supposed to be a good tool.
Disclaimer: Digiarty Software does not advocate cloning copy-protected DVDs for any commercial purpose and suggests referring to the DVD copyright laws in your countries before doing so.
WinX DVD Ripper Platinum – the No.1 fast DVD ripper available to rip/copy any home-made and protected commercial DVDs to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, MPEG, MP3, AAC, AC3, iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, Xbox, PS3/4 etc, retaining crisp resulting video.
May Watt is a member of Digiarty. She offers a bunch of tips of how to handle multimedia files (DVD, video files, music etc.) and keeps her focus on tech news about Apple, Google, GoPro, DJI and more.