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Handbrake for iPad on Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

Apple has announced in their OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion will be released today(July 25th). Mountain Lion brings even more of the iPad and iOS experience back to the Mac. It will be available in the Mac App Store for $19.99 to all Snow Leopard and Lion users. If you newly update to Mac OS 10.8, you may get such kind of problems: your Handbrake just has been locking up in the scanning portion when trying to convert DVD or videos to iPad MP4 format.

Handbrake broken in 10.8 Mountain Lion?

Yeah,currently Handbrake has been absence in updating for a long time since the Mac OS 10.7 Lion, though Handbrake is one of the most popular free DVD Rippers(with VLC installed) and Video Converters. Many Mac users found that it’s not compatible with the latest Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.

Alternative solution to convert DVD or video for iPad on Mountain Lion

Luckily, there’s an excellent Handbrake for Mountain Lion alternative named iSkysoft iMedia Converter for Mac for you.

Similar to Handbrake, the sub-products iPad Converter from this company are top-ranked in the best DVD to iPad converters and the best iPad video converters we reviewed. The difference between the three is that the iSkysoft iMedia Converter for Mountain Lion is much more powerful than handbrake and it’s DVD to iPad Converter and iPad Video Converter, not only for its high compatibility with the OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. See below:

  • Broad format support: able to convert any DVD an any video in all popular formats including AVI, MP4, WMV, MOV, FLV, MKV, AVCHD and more
  • Provide presets for iPad, iPhone, iPod, PSP, Nexus, Motorola, HTC and more
  • Automatically add converted file to iTunes if you choose preset for Apple devices or apps so you can directly orgnize the file via iTunes or transfer to iOS devices.
  • Easy to use in video and DVD conversion: drag file to the Mac app -> choose the output format -> click Convert button. That’s all.

The Handbrake for iPad on 10.8 Mountain Lion alternative – iSkysoft iMedia Converter app offers all-in-one solution including converting video,ripping DVD, downloading streaming web video and more. It’s priced at $69.95 and its purchase link avilable here. The price is a little high, we hope HandBrake version will work in Mountain Lion soon.