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MKV, short for Matroska Video, aims to become THE standard of multimedia container formats. It is intended to serve as a universal format for storing common multimedia content, like movies or TV shows. HD Video/HF Audio as one of the main features of MKV, many users want to rip their DVD to MKV so that they can play them on PC or Mac with the quality preserved, keeping DVD disc safe from damage at this same time.
While ripping DVD to other format, many of them will complain what they get after ripping. The quality is extremely bad, even can not see clearly what it is. It is not so hard to understand why this happy. Since an ordinary DVD movie is often 7-8 GB in size, if we convert DVD to FLV, MP4, AVI video formats, the size would be only hundreds of MB. This is because the code compress process would destroy or ditch most of unimportant data.
Of course, converting to which format should depend on what you want to use with the converted video files. But the best way to keep the balance between size and quality is ripping DVD to MKV. So what we need to do this job? MacX iMKVmaker would be the beat choice. The reason why choose iMKVmaker is that MacX iMKVmaker is an easy-to-use and best DVD to MKV ripper to assist you to rip DVD to MKV in smaller size yet keeping high quality with crisp image and excellent sound. Furthermore, MacX iMKVmaker is not only a DVD to MKV ripper software, it also allows you to rip DVD movie to MP4 and transfer DVD to iPhone, iPod, iPad on Mac OS.
Step 1: Import DVD File.
Add DVD files or DVD folder by clicking the buttons on the top left cornor. Or run the program first, and Insert DVD into your DVD-ROM. The DVD will be detected automatically.
Step 2: Convert DVD for free with Mac The Ripper.
Choose the output format, If you just want to rip DVD to MKV by default settings, just click the "RUN" button to begin the DVD to MKV ripping conversion.
But this Mac DVD to MKV ripper does support many other formats as output format. Click the video for the selected file, you will be showed with output format options, like DVD to MKV, DVD to iPhone, DVD to iPod, DVD to iPad, DVD to Galaxy S5. You could aslo adjust the video quality and codec according to your needs
Step 3: Select audio and subtitle track.
This is especially helpful for those whose mother language is not English. You just need to click the adjusting button on the right of each title.
Step 4: Select Output File Destination.
Select Output Folder. Specify an output folder on your computer to save the output files. Click the "Output target" button to choose the path where you want to save the output files in.
Step 5: Start DVD to MKV Conversion.
After finish the above steps, click the "Run" button to start conversion, you could view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime.
With this user friendly interface, this DVD to MKV ripper provides us easy to use and fastest DVD ripping experience and high output quality since it holds all Video/Audio/Subtitle tracks and pass-through the current title to MKV file format. So the converted MKV files have a sharp image and superb quality, almost the same as the original.
Besides iMKVmaker, there is an advanced edition of it available, MacX DVD Ripper Pro. It works with all DVD movies and supports most popular output video formats, like MP4, AVI, FLV, MPEG, MOV, MKV, Video TS, MPEG-2 as well as 300 + portable devices or applications, including iPhone, iPod, iPad, Apple TV, Galaxy S5/4, HTC One M8, PSP, iTunes, QuickTime, etc. Advanced functions like parameter setting, DVD video trimming, multi-core CPU utility, etc will smooth the DVD to MKV ripping process.
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