Rip DVD to H.265 for New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-Gen Fire TV Stick for watching
Amazon Highlights HEVC Support With New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick, why not rip your DVD collections to H.265 MP4 for Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick playback? Just read this article to find out the simplest step-by-step guide.
As far as we know, Amazon Fire TV lacks ability to connect to any external hard drive via the USB to access local media files, but only you can stream local media via Plex if you are running a Plex server. To play DVD movies on New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick, what you need to do is to rip DVD into New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick friendly format e.g. H.264 MP4, H.265 MP4.
In this case, a DVD ripping program is needed. Brorsoft DVD Ripping software is highly recommended to help you convert DVD to H.265/H.264 MP4 for playing with New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick with the best quality.
Reviews: Actually, this DVD ripping tool allows you to convert DVD to almost all regular video formats like MP4, MOV, MKV, FLV, WMV, AVI, etc. and even extract MP3, WMA, FLAC, OGG, etc. audio from DVD movies. Apart from converting, some video editing features like trimming, cropping, adjusting video effects, etc. are provided to customize your videos. If you're using a Mac, please turn to best DVD ripper Mac , which enables you to convert DVD to New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick on Mac OS X.
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1. After installing this DVD to H.265 Converter software successfully, just run it. Then load in the source DVD you want to convert by inserting the DVD disc into the optical drive, dragging & dropping the ISO file or movie folder into the main region of the main interface.
2: As we know, MP4 is the optimal output for New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick . If you want to get1080p resolution as source movie, you can choose HD Video > H.264 HD Video(*.mp4) as output format.
But New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick can support H.265 files directly, so you can select “Common Video” from the format list and directly choose H.265 MP4.
Tip: The DVD to Fire TV Converter comes with the editing functions enables you to customize your own videos in the following ways:
A. Crop - Crop the video frame size for better visual effects on the player.
B. Trim - Split the video clips to choose your favorite part of the DVD movies.
C. Effects - You can change the video parameters like brightness, saturation, contrast and more.
Step 3. When all settings are done, simply click the Start button to begin the conversion from DVD to New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick H.265 MP4. You will get the files converted ready in a few minutes.
After the conversion, click Open to get the output files for your New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick . From now on, you can watch DVD on New Fire TV 2015 and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick with H.265 MP4 format freely.
1. How to enable NVIDIA GPU Acceleration with Brorsoft Software:
You need to click the settings and then enable acceleration options as below to speed up ripping processing.
2.Amazon Fire TV 2014 and Fire TV Stick doesn't support H.265 files well ? How to solve?
We tried to watch H.265 videos on the Fire TV 2014 and Fire TV stick and got normal audio but messed up choppy video. You can upgrade from a Fire TV stick to the new Fire TV 2015, which has strong H.265 support ability. Alternatively, you can encode H.265 to H.264 and play the new file on Fire TV stick without any limit. In this case, the all-in-one Blu-ray Video Converter Ultimate program will be a nice choice for you. If you are running a Mac OS X computer, iMedia Converter Mac is the alternative.