DVDFab UHD Ripper, possibly the best 4K Ultra Blu-ray ripper software out there, can convert a 4K Ultra HD movie into MKV/M2TS/MP4 formats, with lossless or 4K HEVC 10-bit or SDR video quality. Time to enjoy the 4K Ultra HD movies on your giant screen 4K UHD TV, without actually bothering the discs anymore.
Similar to the DVD and Blu-ray discs, as the next-gen disc medium, the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc is neither scratch-proof nor time-proof. Improper handling might cause the expensive disc to be easily scratched, and every time being put into a Blu-ray drive or home Blu-ray player, the disc wears, despite unnoticeably. However, by converting the 4K Ultra HD Blu-rays to digital videos, you can watch them on computers with a compatible media player software like DVDFab Media Player, a hardware 4K UHD Blu-ray Player like DVDFab Movie Server, or a 4K UHD TV capable of directly accessing digital videos from a USB drive. Time to put the precious original disc away for collection purpose.
DVDFab UHD Ripper offers varying conversion profiles to meet the diversified user demands. To be more specific, there are 6 in total, namely, the MKV Passthrough, M2TS Passthrough, MKV.4K.H265.10bit, M2TS.4K.H265.10bit, MP4.SDR and MKV.SDR. The former two are lossless formats which equal the original video quality on the disc, the two in the middle shrink the original contents to a comparatively smaller size, yet still offering the best video quality possible, and the last two can convert the HDR10 contents to flawless SDR contents without compromising too much of the natural color, including brightness, saturation, sharpness and vividness. Just choose the most suitable one that your media player software or 4K UHD TV can handle properly. In addition, during the conversion process, the metadata information of the sources, especially TV Shows, will be fixed and then applied to the resulting videos, naming each episode with the Show Title, Season and Episode Number so that your media server, such as DVDFab Movie Server, or player software, such as DVDFab Player 5, lists them clearly for effortless browsing and playback.
As a technical advantage, HDR10 is not just an empty terminology, it actually boosts the video image quality up to the next level, which is also the reason why, nowadays, most of the 4K UHD TVs, software media players, home Blu-ray playback devices, and even smart phones cannot resist the charisma of HDR10. Don’t worry, if your playback device is armed with HDR10 compatibility, this 4K Ultra Bly-ray ripper shall not let you down, as it is capable of preserving the astounding video image quality HDR10 offers. However, due to lack of playback device which can recognize it from the non-Blu-ray video files, Dolby Vision, another HDR10 equivalent format, is not retained in the conversion process. However, if your TV cannot handle HDR contents, you still have the extra options to convert the HDR10 contents to SDR contents with almost the same quality.
Due to the giant size of the media contents of a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, converting the entire main movie can literally take around 20 hours, if the hardware configuration of the computer is not on the top level. But worry not, there is a solution for that. This 4K Ultra Blu-ray ripper software can take advantage of the latest hardware acceleration technologies, therefore to significantly shrink the conversion process down to around 1 hour, even less. For this to happen, the hardware of your PC need an upgrade to include a video card capable of 4K HEVC 10-bit decoding and encoding, such as NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 1050 Series and above, or Intel’s Kaby Lake processor series and above.
DVDFab UHD Ripper converts the 4K Ultra HD Blu-rays into portable and mobile device ready MKV, M2TS or MP4 videos. Moreover, during the conversion process, the HDR10 image quality is preserved so that users can get the best visual effect on the 4K UHD TVs.
After downloading and installing the latest 64-bit version of DVDFab 11, launch the program and navigate to the Ripper module, and then load the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray source.
Click the Profile Switcher to select your preferred one from the available 6, which are exclusively made for the UHD Ripper, namely, the MKV Passthrough, M2TS Passthrough, MKV.4K.H265.10bit, M2TS.4K.H265.10bit, MP4.SDR and MKV.SDR. Then depending on which profile you choose, you may have varying options to customize detailed settings.
When everything is set right, click the Start button to begin the conversion process. You have the option to cancel the task anytime during the process, and you can also set your PC to automatically shut down, exit program, hibernate or do nothing when the task is done.
Input: 4K Ultra HD disc, ISO file and folder
Output: MKV, M2TS and MP4 videos