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How to Free Rip and Convert DVD Audio to MP3 on Mac

You rip concert DVD to MP3 music for convenient playback on your iPhone/Andorid/car or latter burning to CD. But what depresses you is that your output MP3 file is a terrible distortion, combined with popping and intermittent sound. Or all you get is an MP3 file with single audio channel at unsatisfied audio bitrate/sample rate. That's quite annoying, right? These cases won't happen again once you extract MP3 music from DVD disc with a first-rate DVD to MP3 ripper.

Part 1. Best Free DVD to MP3 Converter with Best Quality?

MacX DVD Ripper Free is the very one, letting you 100% free rip DVD to MP3 with stereo channel and highest quality.

1. The audio track in the most common DVD disc follows the industry standard with 44800Hz in sample rate and 192kbps in bit rate. When you apply this free DVD audio extractor to convert DVD to MP3 music, the output quality of your MP3 file is featured with default 48000Hz in sample rate and 256Kbps in bit rate, even higher audio quality than the original DVD audio track. The maximum sample rate and bit rate it supports are up to 96000Hz and 320Kbps.

2. Usually the DVD audio sports with Dolby digital 5.1 Surround (24bit) effect. MacX is well-designed to help you rip MP3 music from DVD with stereo channel so as to guarantee the output audio track with your desired surround effect.

3. It's able to extract MP3 audio from DVDs protected by region codes, RCE, CSS, UOP, bad sectors, 99 fake titles, and almost all the encryptions on the market.

How to Free Extract MP3 Music from DVD with Top Quality

Step 1. Add DVD Movie.

Free download the DVD ripper and run it on Mac. Then, just insert your favorite concert DVD on the DVD-ROM and load your DVD through "DVD Disc" button. Alternatively, you can hit "DVD Folder" to import the DVD you want to rip audio from.

Note 1: This free DVD to MP3 converter is perfectly compatible with Mac OS X 10.5 and later, including the latest macOS Ventura and supports decrypting even the newly released protected DVDs. For windows users, please get a download of its Windows version for free.

Note 2: The right main title of your DVD disc (homemade or commercial 99-title) can be automatically detected instantly without any 3rd party software help. Afterwards, you can also get deep into manually choosing the audio track you want. See, you're able to pick out the ac3 English 6ch, ac3 English 2ch, ac3 French 6ch, etc.

free DVD to MP3 ripper
free DVD to MP3 ripper

Step 2. Select MP3 Music as Output Format.

In the output format area, select the target format "to Music" > "to MP3" > tap Done button. Of course, this freeware also makes even more formats accessible to you, including DVD to AAC, DVD to AC3, DVD to MP4, MOV, M4V, DVD to Apple TV and DVD to iTunes.

select MP3 format
select MP3 format

Step 3. Adjust MP3 Audio Settings to Ensure Best Quality.

Tap Settings icon next to the music symbol at the main home and you'll be directed to the setting adjusment interface. Here you're allowed to freely increase sample rate from the default 48KHz to 96KHz and change bit rate from 192Kbps to 256/320Kbps. Or instead, just keep the default settings if you're new to this part.

improve MP3 audio quality
improve MP3 audio quality

Step 4. Set Output Folder.

Click "Browse" button to choose the path where you want to save the output MP3 files in.

Step 5.Convert DVD to MP3 on Mac Now.

When the settings are done, press "RUN" button to start the conversion on your Mac computer. It will automatically rip DVD audio to MP3 on Mac and then you can playback on your iPhone iPad Android/car or burn it to CD for further usage.

Part 2. How to Convert DVD Audio to MP3 with VLC?

VLC is a free media player for Windows, macOS, Linux, and mobile. It comes with the ability to convert video and DVD into various formats, such as MP3, FLAC, Vorbis OGG, MP4, WebM, etc. So you can also use it to convert a DVD to MP4 using it. But you should know that VLC doesn't support DVDs with protections.

Step 1: Insert your DVD into Mac's optical drive and open VLC.

Step 2: Click File on the top menu on the Mac's screen and choose Open Disc. It will then load you DVD and display the DVD information.

Step 3: Now click Disable DVD menus to avoid any loop ripping errors. Then click Stream outpupt in the buttom-left corner of the screen. Then click on Settings.

Import DVD to VLC to rip to MP3
Import DVD to VLC

Step 4: In the Transcoding Options, click Browse to set where you want to save the output MP3 audio and give the output file a name. Uncheck the "Video" box and check the "Audio" bot. Then choose the audio transcoding options as MP3 to convert the DVD audio to MP3. You will be able to adjust the audio bitrate and channels.

Step 5: After all the settings, click OK to start ripping DVDs to MP3 on Mac.

Convert DVD audio to MP3
Rip DVD to MP3 audio via VLC

Part 3. How to Convert DVD Audio to MP3 with iSuper DVD Ripper?

iSuper DVD Ripper is a free DVD ripper on Mac APP Store. It's able to extract audio files from the movies on DVD and convert the DVD audio to MP3, AAC, AIFF, ALAC, M4A, and WAV, etc. It also allows you to adjust the output MP3 audio quality. The ripping speed is fast and the output is in high quality. However, it doesn't support DVDs with protections.

Step 1: Download iSuper DVD Ripper from Mac App Store and insert the DVD into Mac's optical drive. Open the free DVD to MP3 ripper and click the Load Disc button to import the DVD.

Step 2: To rip DVD to MP3 on Mac, click on the output profile button and change the outpupt format as MP3. You can also click the Settings button to adjust the audio codec, bitrate, sample rate, and channels.

Rip DVD to MP3 audio free
Rip DVD to MP3 on Mac

Step 3. Back on the main interface, click Destination to set where you'd like to save the output MP3 audio. Then click Convert to start ripping.

Adjust MP3 audio quality
Adjust MP3 audio quality