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How to convert DVD to iPhone 4S

A lot of iPhone users want to watch DVD movies on their iPhone, however, iTunes only lets you import audio tracks from CD video DVD. This guide will show you how to import DVD movie to latest iPhone 4S. It is simple and easy to do, no advance computer skills required at all.


Transfer DVD to iPhone 4s guide


In this guide, I will show 2 ways to convert DVD to iPhone 4S supported video formats. The first one is not free but much easier, save your time. The other one you can do it for free.


Method one: Easy way to convert DVD to iPhone

All we need is a DVD ripping tool called Leawo DVD ripper.

Download Download DVD converter here

Note: For Mac users, Download DVD Ripper for Mac here


DVD ripper software


Step 1: Import DVD movies

Install and Launch this program. Click the "Add DVD" to browse the source DVD movie that you want to rip.
Tips: this tool can convert any DVD (included CSS protected) to iPhone 4s.


Step 2: Set output video format for iPhone 4S

iPhone can play .MP4 video files, so we select from "Profile" option "iPhone > iPhone 4 H.264 Video (*.mp4) (960x640)". Then click "Browse icon" to {select} the output folder for the converted files.


Step 3: Start converting DVD to MP4 video files

Hit the "START" button to get started with the DVD to iPhone conversion. The progress bar indicates you exactly how much of the encoding is carried out. When it is finished, just click to "Open icon" or and drag the converted video files into iTunes library. Now you are ready to sync video to iPhone 4s with iTunes.


Method two: How to convert DVD to iPhone for free

We need a free DVD ripping software program called Handbrake. It's famous free and cross platform (Mac, Windows, Ubuntu and Fedora). It has ability to convert and rip and convert DVD to iPhone 4s supported video files. You can transfer converted video files into iTunes 10 Library, then sync it to your iPhone. This program is now popular solution of play DVD movie on iPhone, iPod touch is using Handbrake convert DVD to MP4/h.264 (Supported by iPhone/iPod touch).


Note: This program can rip common/home DVD not commercial DVD movies.

Click here to download Handbrake


1. Put your DVD to DVD-ROM. It will take a short while for handbrake to complete checking info on your DVD. Once the checking is finished, you will see the user interface like this:


Handbrake import DVD


2. Select a file folder as output folder
If you haven't set any default output path, the software will remind you to set one. Click on Tools, and then go to option. You can select a file folder here as your output folder.

Handbrake import DVD


3. Select video and audio format
Here we take converting DVD to iPhone as an example. Select iPhone & iPod touch on the right side of the main interface. Then select subtitle and audio tracks as you prefer as it showed below.

Handbrake import DVD


That's it. You can now begin DVD converting for iPhone 4s on handbrake!


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