"I want to backup my expensive Blu-ray disc movie collections to my laptop so that I can watch them on my Samsung 9000 series 4K TV which has been connected to my PC via HDMI. Is there any step by step guide that can help me to get the job done?"
It won't be difficult to make a copy or backup of Blu-ray disc movies to Mac computer with a Blu-ray ripper application. However, like other 4K TV, the Samsung 9000 series TV has its own supported file formats and profile parameters for video playback. It is be a great hassle for you to do some complex profile parameter setting on your own unless you are an expert in this area.
Fortunately, there are some applications on the market enable you to directly output 4K TV preset file format with all the suitable profile parameters. Here, Pavtube BDMagic for Windows/Mac (support El Capitan) will do you a great favor to beneficially convert 2D/3D Blu-ray movies to Samsung 9000 series 4K TV specially optimized file format without any extra settings.
Besides that, the program also boasts some advanced features to assist you to maximum the output video quality. You can change the output aspect ratio to make it suitable with the screen aspect ration of your Samsung 4K TV, upscale 1080p Blu-ray to 4K resolution to fit the 4K TV screen with more pixels or crop video frame size to remove unwanted blackbars, etc.
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How to convert and play Blu-ray movies on Samsung 9000 series UHD TV Mac El Capitan?
Step 1. Add Blu-ray disc movies.
Insert your Blu-ray disc into an external Blu-ray drive, run the program on your computer, on the main interface click "File" > "Load from disc" to import the Blu-ray disc to the program.
Step 2: Specify output file format.
Click "Format" drop-down bar, scroll down to select "TVS" > "Samsung TV (*.MP4)" as the output file format for directly playing on Samsung 9000 series 4K TV.
Step 3. Upscale 1080p Blu-ray to 4K.
To get more pixels on the 4K TV, you can upscale 1080p Blu-ray to 4K resolution. Open "Profile Settings" window, enter the file resolution "3840*2160" in the brackets beside "Size(pix)" option.
Step 4: Start Blu-ray to Samsung TV format conversion process.
One click the big button "Convert" on bottom-right corner to start conversion.
Once finishing conversion, use an HDMI cable to connect your computer to the Samsung 4K TV so that you can watch the converted Blu-ray movies you view on your Mac on your big 4K UHD screen.