Ripping Blu-ray and DVD to USB Flash Drive on Mac/Windows

Diana Joan

Nov 13, 2014 08:53 am / Posted by Diana Joan

Why is USB flash drives so popular these days? Undoubtedly, they are light in weight, small in size, and easy to carry. The most important point is that a USB flash drive has an astonishing ability to store a large number of data with storage capacity varying from 8MB to 1TB.

What you can benefit from ripping Blu-ray and DVD to a USB flash drive? You can take the USB flash drive with ripped Blu-ray and DVD movies stored in it where you go and watch the ripped Blu-ray and DVD movies just by plugging the USB flash drive.

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Don’t worry that you’ll be confused with the different brands of DVD and Blu-ray rippers online. Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is a remarkable one for you to copy and rip both DVD and Blu-ray movies to any format for storage in your USB flash drive.

Easy steps to realize Blu-ray and DVD to USB flash drive copy.

Step 1. Load Blu-ray/DVD movie

After inserting a Blu-ray or DVD disc to your computer, launch the Blu-ray/DVD to USB flash drive ripper for Mac and click “File” to follow “Load from disc” to load Blu-ray or DVD movie for conversion.

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You can also backup and rip your Blu-ray movies to Mac HDD like the New Mac Pro for free playback.

Step 2. Target a proper output format

Before picking an output format, please remember that the final purpose is not copying and storing the converted DVD and Blu-ray movie in your USB flash drive. The USB flash drive is just an intermediate, and the final purpose is DVD/Blu-ray playback on other devices like Android, iDevices, or editing in video editing system. So you need to pick the right format according to the playback device or the editing program you are using. You can rip Blu-ray and DVD movies to Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Samsung, FCP, FCP, iMovie, etc.

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Step 3. Rip Blu-ray/DVD to MP4, AVI, iPad, iPhone, Android, Samsung

After targeting the ideal output format, just simple click on the “Convert” button to start ripping Blu-ray or DVD to MP4, AVI, iPad, iPhone, Android, Samsung, etc and then copy the converted Blu-ray or DVD movies to your USB flash drive.

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