If you have an expansive collection of Blu-rays saved on your computer or on physical discs, a great way to make backups of your collection is to rip your Blu-ray library onto an external hard drive. If you own a Samsung Home Cinema System, having your Blu-ray collection saved on an external HDD is the easiest way to stream and watch your movies on your TV, iPad, iPhone, tablets at home as well. Sounds a pleasant experience? Action to make it now!
Guide: Backup Blu-ray on external HDD and play via Samsung Home Cinema System
Step 1: Import Blu-ray movie.
Launch the best Blu-ray to external HDD Converter(Mac version is here). Click the button like a disc or the folder, or the to add Blu-ray movie to it. If necessary, you can double click the each file to have a preview.
Tip: Freely select the subtitles for you Blu-ray movies from the "Subtitles" option. Thus, you can put Blu-ray movie onto external HDD with preferred subtitles.
Step 2: Select an output format and set the output folder.
Click on the dropdown menu of "Format" and then move your pointer to "HD video > "MKV HD Video (*.mkv)" which is the compatible format for backing up on external HDD and playback on Samsung Home Cinema System. Or "HD video > "H.264 HD Video (*.mp4) is suitable. Then you can set the output folder by clicking "Browse" icon as you need. Wanna keep multiple audio tracks? Here is the solution.
Step 3: Click "Settings" icon to make the best video/audio settings.
Click the "Settings" icon and you will go into a new interface named "Profile Settings". You can adjust codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.
Step 4: Start converting your Blu-ray movie to MP4/MKV for external HDD/Samsung Home Cinema System.
Click the "Convert" button; it will rip/convert Blu-ray movie immediately. You can find the process in the "Conversion" interface.
After the Blu-ray conversion, you can transfer/copy Blu-ray movie to external HDD for freely Blu-ray movie enjoying via Samsung Home Cinema System. Just get ready to have fun! Have a USB drive? It also functions like an external HDD to backup Blu-ray, DVD and ISO for watching.