How to Stream DVD movies to Apple TV 3 via Airplay
Want to watch your DVD via Apple TV 3? Follow this guide to convert your DVD movies and put them on Apple TV 3 via Airplay with high quality.
Enjoying a DVD movie with your family will be a very wonderful thing, right? This time, if don't want to play it with your old DVD player, you can try Apple TV 3 connected with your TV. Using a DVD to Apple TV Conversion tool that can convert DVD to Apple TV 3 with easy operation and high quality, you can enjoy the movie on TV via Airplay without old DVD Players.
Pavtube DVD Ripper (30% Off) and DVD Ripper for Mac are powerful and easy-to-use DVD to Apple TV 3 Converters that can convert DVD to Apple TV 3, ATV 2, and the original Apple TV with M4V, MP4, MPEG-4, H.264, rip DVD audio to Apple TV 3 MP3 and M4V audio formats with great quality. Meanwhile you can convert DVD to Apple TV 3 compatible videos with Dobly Digital 5.1 audio so that you can make the most of your sorround sound system. Just download it and follow the tutorial below to transfer DVDs to your Apple TV 3 via Airplay.
How to Convert DVD to Apple TV 3 in Windows and Mac
The quick start guide below uses DVD Ripper Windows screenshots. The way to rip DVD movies to Apple TV 3 on Mac is almost the same. Just make sure you get the right version according to your computer operating system.
Step 1: Add your DVD files by clicking the "DVD disc" button. Browse from your computer's hard drive and select the DVD files you want to rip. After the DVD files are loaded, you can preview them on the right viewing window and take snapshots of your favorite movie scene.
Step 2: Choose "Apple TV 3 Dolby Digital Pass-through (*.m4v)" as output format
In order to have Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound in the final output files for Apple TV 3, you should select "Apple TV 3 Dolby Digital Pass-through (*.m4v)" as target format.
By choosing this format, you will get two sound tracks in the resulted 1080p m4v video, one is stereo, and the other is AC3 encoded Dolby Digital 5.1 pass-through. When your Apple TV 3 is connected to audio receiver, the 5.1 surround sound will work. When ATV 3 is connected to your HDTV only, the stereo track will work.
Step 3: Rip DVD for Apple TV 3rd Gen
Click Convert button to start DVD to Apple TV 3 conversion. When the DVD to 1080p M4V conversion task is finished, you can click Open button to get the converted DVD files that are available for Apple TV 3 Dolby Digital 5.1 pass-through.
If you have troubles to set up Apple TV 5.1 sound, you can read our post on how to set up Apple TV for streaming HD videos with Dolby Digital 5.1 sounds?