Toshiba's new OCZ VX500 is launching into what has been the quietest corner of the SSD market: SATA drives using MLC NAND flash. This drive is available in 128GB, 256GB, 512G and 1024GB capacities. If you want to backup your old DVD collections to a computer but worry about the storage space, you can use a Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD to expand the space. Even with the smallest Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD, it can hold hundreds of DVDs.
To backup DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD, you need a DVD Ripper to remove the DVD copy protection cause the inside copying protection system CSS, which is used to protect HD DVD formats validates the reproduction devices on which the disc is being played and obtaining, from the devices codes, the key that will allow the decryption of the disc content. With a DVD Ripper, you can extract the DVD main title or digital files from DVD discs to store on Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD.
Best DVD Ripper to Copy DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD
Pavtube ByteCopy is a totally famous DVD ripping software that helps you backup DVD to hard drive for better protection and longer storage. In support of all types of DVD discs, ISO files and folders, this DVD ripper freeware will rip new and copy protected DVD movies to relax restriction on playback. It is compatible with DVD CSS, UOP, RCE, region code and Sony ARccOS. It can directly copy and entire disc copy DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD with best audio & video quality, without losing Meta info like audio tracks, subtitle streams, chapter markers, etc. But for more convenient playback, you are suggested to convert DVD to multi-track MKV/MP4/MOV/AVI to store in Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD for playback.
In addition, you can pick the preferred audio and subtitle tracks, select the output profile, as well as tinker with audio and video settings concerning the channel mode, sample rate, bit rate, volume level, codec, and frame rate. If you are a Mac user, you should use the equivalent Mac DVD Ripper - Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac.
Different Methods to Backup DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD
Click "File"; "Load from disc" to import DVD movies to the program. This program will automatically select the main title by taking the tick in front of it. You can choose forced subtitle below the chapter list.
Method 1: Full Copy DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD
In the main screen, press “Copy the entire disc” button. The Conversion window appears. In this way, you can 1:1 backup DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD without quality loss. In the Conversion window, you can find backup information like conversion process, time elapsed, time left, generated file size and estimated file size. If you don’t want to wait around for the entire backup procedure, you can tick off “Shut down computer after conversion” box.
Method 2: Directly Copy DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD
You also can main title copy DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD. In this way, you can preserve a 100% DVD VOB movie without extras.
Method 3: Convert DVD to lossless MKV for Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD
MKV is a flexible, open standard video file container that can include video, audio, and features such as alternate audio tracks, multilingual subtitles and chapter points, as well as rich metadata including cover art, ratings, descriptions and more. Therefore, it is a nice choice to convert DVD to uncompressed MKV for storing on Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD to stream. Click the format bar to follow "Multi-track Video" and choose "Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV (*.mkv)".
Method 4: Remux DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD
Remuxing is a lossless process that simply takes the video and audio streams from DVD and puts them into a new container like MKV, AVI, MP4, 3GP, etc. Remuxing is for those who don't care that much about extras in the source DVD discs and want to save space while having the movie in a new container so they can play the DVD movies easily with any video player with the same quality as that of the untouched. Pavtube ByteCopy allows you to remux DVD to SSD. Click "Format" to open the drop-down window. In the remux category, you can choose which container to remux DVD to. Here,we choose to remux DVD to AVI.
When you choose the latter methods to copy DVD to Toshiba OCZ VX500 SSD, you should hit on the “Convert” button on the main interface to start the process.
Once the process ends, you can locate the DVD backups in the output folder. Then you can directly play your DVD videos with Windows Media Player, VLC, KMPlayer, etc.
Toshiba OCZ VX500 Specifications
|NAND||Toshiba 15nm MLC|
|4KB Random Read||62k IOPS||90k IOPS||92k IOPS||92k IOPS|
|4KB Random Write||49k IOPS||58k IOPS||64k IOPS||65k IOPS|
|Idle Power||125 mW||260 mW|
|Max Power||3.4 W|
|DEVSLP Power||5 mW||unsupported|
|Endurance (TBW)||74 TB||148 TB||296 TB||592 TB|