How to Convert DVD to iPhone iPad iPod?

Looking for a video converter to rip DVD movies to iPhone iPad iPod? Video Converter Ultimate is an easy and fast solution to put movie DVD to iPhone iPad iPod for enjoyment any time and anywhere. In another article, we used it to convert videos to iPhone in just two steps. iOS devices do not have any DVD-ROM, thus you can’t play DVD movies on them. However you can play these video/audio on iPhone iPad and iPod, such as MP4, H.264, MOV, MP3, M4A, ACC, etc. If you can rip a DVD into iPhone iPad compatible video formats, you will then be able to import and play DVD movies/video on your iPad or iPhone without a DVD-ROM. Sounds interesting? Checkout the steps below to convert DVD to MP4 or MPEG-4 for playback on iPhone iPad iPod.

How to Convert DVD movies to your iPhone iPad iPod?

Step 1. Load DVD movie into the video converter

Download the DVD ripper if not yet and install it on your PC. It is compatible with major Windows OS. Insert your DVD disk to your DVD-Rom, then click “Load DVD” button from the home screen of the video converter. When your DVD movie is loaded on to the DVD ripper tool, you will see a screen like below.

convert dvd to iphone

Step 2. Select output video format

Go to the Output Format section on the right side of the video converter. Here you can find all kinds of optimized video profiles for various video players, mobile phones, such as video profiles for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Samsung smartphone, Nokia, Motorola phones, etc. In this case, we will go to Apple, then choose an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch model.

select output video format for target device

Step 3. Convert DVD movie to iPad iPhone iPod

Click the Convert button (the blue one on the right bottom corner) to start ripping the DVD movie into iPhone iPad format selected in step 2.

Now, we have finished the conversion from DVD to iPad iPhone. You can now transfer the ripped DVD movies, now in iOS video formats, from your computer to iPhone iPad iPod through iTunes.

Step 4. Transfer DVD movies on to iOS devices

In above step 3, we have converted DVD movie to iPod iPad iPhone format. Follow below steps to send the movies from computer to iOS device through iTunes.

  • 1) Click the Open Folder button from the DVD converter software to open your output folder where all converted DVD movies are saved.
  • 2) Start iTunes on your PC or Mac computer.
  • 3) Connect your iPhone iPad or iPod to computer.
  • 4) Drag and drop the converted DVD video clips from the output folder to your iOS device on iTunes. Then sync videos from computer to iOS device via iTunes

If you still have trouble syncing the converted DVD movies/clips on to iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, please refer to following guide to add photos & videos from computer to iPhone iPad iPod without iTunes, but a great iTunes alternative which is much easier than iTunes.

Ripping DVD movies Extra Tips

This video converter does not only support iPod, iPhone, iPad, but also many other devices and players, such as Apple TV , Samsung mobiles, HTC phones, Motorola smartphones and many more. See some demos below: