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Convert & Stream commercial DVD movies to iPhone 5 via Mac/Wins


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Sep 5, 2011
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Wanna sync and play commercial DVD movies on iPhone 5? Just follow the tutorial to learn how to decrypt and convert commercial DVD to iPhone 5 supported video formats on both Mac (Mountain Lion) and Windows.

The iPhone 5 adds everything we wanted in the iPhone 4S: 4G LTE, a longer, larger screen, free turn-by-turn navigation, and a faster A6 processor. Plus, its top-to-bottom redesign is sharp, slim, and feather-light. The iPhone 5's screen may not be huge, but it's definitely a little nicer for watching movies than the old screen.

Of course, most of you are not about play iTunes' ridiculous prices to watch movies and TV shows you already own on commercial DVDs. Instead, you'll need just rip those DVD discs to an iPhone 5 friendly format. In order to help those who wanna download and copy commercial DVD to iPhone 5 for playback, so I throw this quick tutorial up.

Most of you are likely familiar with the excellent Handbrake for ripping standard Def DVDs, but keep in mind that that program can't rip copy-protected commercial DVDs without a third-party add-on, so you'll need to add an intermediate step. The software highly recommended here is called Pavtube DVD to iPhone 5 Converter. It has three iPhone 5-ready output modes, so you can start getting your movie library ready for the "big" screen.Normally $35, it's available for 30% discount (currently $24.5 only) if you choose this option on its Thanksgiving Special Giveaways.

Overall, the program is easy to use for editing and conversion and makes great quality copies of the copy-protected DVDs. It can help you easily decrypt and convert the commercial DVD files into iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 yet iPad, iTunes, Apple TV, iPhone compatible video formats with highl quality in fast ecoding speed. The audio/video synchronization is very good, the size of the subtitles too. Besides, you can crop the black bars, add special video effects, split or merge videos, etc. as you like with the built-in editor. Just get it and rip videos from DVD disc to iPhone 5 supported videos for playback on your iPhone 5 in just a few mouse clicks! The equivalent Mac version is Pavtube DVD to iPhone Converter Mac. Now just download the program and follow th steps below to get your work done.

Download DVD to iPhone 5 Ripper:

How to Convert and Play Commercial DVD movie on iPhone 5

Note: For Windows (including Windows 8) users, just follow the detailed guide to complete your conversion. The way to transfer DVD movies to iPhone 5 in Mac (Mountain Lion) is the same. Just make sure you've downloaded the right version.

1. Import DVD to the program

After launching the best iPhone DVD Ripper, click on "DVD icon" to add DVD Movies or ISO files that you want to rip to iPad. You are free to preview the DVD files on the right and take snapshots of the movie scenes. You can click the Edit button to edit the DVD movies via the powerful editing functions like crop, rotate, trim, add video effects, etc.


2. Select the output format

You can simply click "Format", you can easily find the "iPhone" category from which you can see different iPhone presets, for encoding DVD to iPhone 5 videos, "iPhone 5 H.264 HD 720P(*.mp4)" is highly recommended. The output videos could fit on your iPhone 5 perfectly. You can also click "Setting" to change the video encoder, frame rate, resolution, etc.


3. Start converting commercial DVD movies to iPhone 5

After the above steps, just click "Convert" to start conversion. The converting speed depends on the file size of DVD movies. When the conversion completes, you can import the videos to your iTunes library and transfer them to your iPhone 5 for playback anytime and anywhere you like.

Tips: What's more, you can choose the subtitles and audio track for the target video on the main interface.


Not an iPhone user? Converter also supports "common" video formats like MOV, M4V, and MP4, so you should be able to create files compatible with your iPod, iPad, Android tablet and phone, Blackberry playbook, HP TouchPad, and other devices.