iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac Review
Overall Rating : 9.5
- Easy to Use : 9/10
- Quality of Conversion : 9/10
- Speed of Conversion : 9/10
- Formats Converted : 9/10
- Help/Support : 9/10
The iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac is powerful DVD ripping software that makes it easier than ever to rip encrypted commercial DVDs as well as homemade DVD-R, so you can watch, edit and share it all online or off, on virtually any device, including iPhone, iPad, Android–wherever.
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Our Review of iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac
iSkysoft DVD Ripper comes equipped with all the tools you need to digitize your DVD collection, rip the contents from your easy-scratched DVD Discs to a hard disk and convert movies for your preferred devices.
One powerful program for all your DVD rips, no matter the device.
The interface of iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac software is quite friendly that it’s pleasant and simple for both beginners and advanced users. It marks the function of any button or option clearly, which keeps the confusing choices to a minimum. And it provides us much more opportunities to use it as we want as there are a great plenty of settings we can modify.
When we tested this program, we had our eyes on this program’s abundant output format(more than 40 species), in other words, you can import your DVDs to edit in iMovie, Final Cut Pro and more applications, backup DVDs to your Mac, Macbook, iCloud, redistribute your Movie DVDs to iPad, iPhone, Android, PSP and many more devices. It is an easy and complete application to extract DVD movies to many video and audio formats, to backup DVD movies or to rip audio out of those movies without any quality shortcomings.
iSkysoft DVD ripper for Mac fully supports multi-core process and batch conversation, when we converted the ‘Ice Age 4’ to a standard MP4 format, the time was comparable to other products. Of course, the conversion speed ultimately depends upon the settings you select. One thing to be motioned is that this program has adopted APEXTRANS™ technology, and you will get 30x faster speed.
The output quality is very high (video and audio), and the application brings the possibility of defining the segments to be extracted, video scenes, chapters, video effects, select subtitles, and even crop the DVD movies. Those segments can be merged later is the user decides to.
All-in-all, the iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac is a satisfactory application to use when you need to copy movie DVDs to computer, rip DVDs to videos or audios of any format so that you can enjoy them on your portable device. One powerful program for all your DVD rips, no matter what the device is. In addition to its logical and intuitive interface, a winning set of features, fast ripping time, and great results, iSkysoft DVD Ripper is sure to win you over.
Pro’s and Con’s of iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac
- Converts DVD to almost every known video and audio formats
- Supports almost every known mobile/gadget/device
- Lot of video enhancement and adjustment controls
- Supports encrypted DVD ripping
- Support multithreading and batch conversion
- Rip DVD Directly to Apple Software(iMovie, iDVD and Final Cut Pro)
- Very fastconversion at 30X +
- Can’t save edited presets
Key Features of iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac
- Rip DVD to videos (including HD) like MOV, M4V,MP4, WMV, ASF, MKV, AVI, FLV, MPEG, VOB, 3GP, 3G2, SWF,WebM,etc.
- Rip DVD movies to audio formats like MP3, M4A, WAV, M4R, AC3, AAC, OGG, WMA,etc.
- Rip DVD movies for all popular devices like iPad, iPhone, PSP, BlackBerry, Zune, iPod, etc.
- Fully support multithreading and batch conversion, and provide the highest Mac DVD ripping speed.
- Import your DVDs to edit in iMovie, Final Cut Pro and more applications.
- Backup DVDs to your Mac, Macbook, iCloud.
- Split a DVD movie into chapters or capture the videos clips you need, for playback on mobile devices or editing tools.
- Remove unwanted backdrops, black borders or emphasize a particular focal point by cropping the DVD movies.
- Resize output video or tailor output settings (resolution, encoder, bit rate…) for specific use.
- Supports 5.1 channels surround sound output in TRP, MP4 and PS3 output formats, delivering an aural delight.
- Allow you to rip DVD on Mac with one of existing subtitles, audio tracks or convert without subtitle.
- Take a snapshot from any frame of the DVD movie to capture your favorite scene and save it in JPG image format.
- Easy to use, drog-n-drop functionality.
Format Compatibility for iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac
- DVD Input Formats:
DVD Video, DVD IFO file, DVD folder, dvdmedia file
- Video Output Formats:
MOV, M4V,MP4, WMV, ASF, MKV, AVI, FLV, F4V, TS, TRP, MPEG, VOB, 3GP, 3G2, SWF, Divx, WebM
HD MOV, HD MPEG, HD MP4, HD TS, HD TRP, HD M4V, HD Divx
- Audio Output Formats:
MP3, M4A, WAV, M4R, AC3, AAC, OGG, APE, MKA, AU, FLAC, CAF, SD2, AIFF, WMA
- Output Devices:
iPad, iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, PSP, PS3, Xbox 360, General 3GP mobile phone, BlackBerry, Archos, Creative Zen, Zune, iRiver, Pocket PC, Smart Phone, PDA, etc.
Android, BlackBerry, Nokia, Palm Pre, HP iPAQ, HTC
Walkman, Creative Zen, Archos, DV, Sandisk, DELL Axim
Tech Requirements for iSkysoft DVD Ripper for Mac
- 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.7, 10.6 and 10.5
- Intel-based Mac(32-bit or 64-bit) OS X