You may have been proud of having a huge DVD collection of your favorite TV series and movies. As time goes, it is becoming hard to manage those physical collection in your room. They take a lot of space. Moreover, it is not easy to play on iTunes, iPad, and other portable players.

That’s why most people have to rip DVDs into hard drive on computer. In old times, you may use HandBrake, VLC, etc., to rip DVD into video and audio. But now, we recommend the one-stop solution, AnyMP4 DVD Ripper. It is the best software to rip DVD into MP4, MP3, etc., even handle the protected DVDs, which do not belong to HandBrake, VLC, etc.

Part 1. How To Rip DVDs Into Computer With AnyMP4 DVD Ripper

AnyMP4 DVD Ripper is the best DVD ripping software to extract the digital video and audio formats from DVD disc, folder and ISO file. Whether you want to play DVDs on portable player like iPad, iPhone, and more, or the software player like iTunes, Plex, etc., it can meet your demands.

Follow the simple steps mentioned below to know how to rip DVD to hard drive on computer.

Firstly, do not forget to download this DVD ripper on your computer. It has both Windows and Mac versions, and you can download this ripper on Windows 10/8/7 or Mac OS X 10.7 or above (macOS Catalina included.)

Step 1. Load DVD

Insert the DVD disc into your DVD drive. Click “Load DVD” button on the main UI to import the DVD disc, folder or ISO file. You can also click the big plus button to import the DVD files into this smart DVD ripper. Then it will detect and add automatically the DVD main title for you.

Step 2. Choose output video/audio

AnyMP4 DVD Ripper offers a wide range of video and audio formats like MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, MPEG, MKV, MP3, FLAC, etc., and other hundreds of formats as the output options. You can select MP4 or any other preferred format from the “Convert All to” drop-down option.

MPG Lossless is the default format for DVD ripping, which can keep all the original audio tracks and subtitles of DVD for your DVD playback.

Step 3. Rip DVD

Click the “Rip All” button at the bottom-right corner and this software will start converting DVD to video or audio.

Part 2. AnyMP4 DVD Ripper VS HandBrake VS VLC

Though VLC, HandBrake, Windows Media Player, MakeMKV, and more can also rip DVDs for you, they are not the best one option.

Why AnyMP4 DVD Ripper is the best software of converting DVDs?

Check the difference among Any MP4 DVD Ripper, HandBrake and VLC in details.

Hardware Acceleration at 60X Faster DVD Ripping Speed

AnyMP4 DVD Ripper adopts the world’s leading Blu-Hyper technology, which integrates Graphics card image processing with DVD ripping technology based on CPU level. The DVD ripping software will spend 5 minutes to rip a full DVD movie into MP4. Uniquely supports GPU acceleration for Nvidia CUDA/NVENC, Intel QSV, etc., it processes the DVD ripping at 60X faster than before.

As for HandBrake and VLC, non-support for GPU acceleration, and it will take about half an hour to rip a full DVD.

Versatile Support for Input and Output Formats

AnyMP4 DVD Ripper supports almost every type of DVD types you can find in the market from 99-Titles DVDs, Workout DVDs to TV Series DVDs. Any DVD collections you possess can be converted to the playable formats like MP4, MOV, WMV, MPG, AVI, MKV, FLV, MP3, OGG, FLAC, WMA, and more, apart from MPG Lossless. You can play the ripped DVD files on iPad Pro, iPhone 11, Samsung Galaxy S20, and other devices.

As for HandBrake and VLC, only the limited output formats are supported.

Best-in-Class DVD Decrypter

Not only home-made DVDs, but also the commercial DVDs are supported by this software. AnyMP4 DVD Ripper can get rid of various DVD DRM like Disney, CSS, Region Code, etc. and copy the protected DVDs into hard drive with ease.

At this point, VLC and HandBrake fails to support the protected DRM DVDs.

Miscellaneous Editing Tools

In addition to the DVD ripping features, AnyMP4 DVD Ripper also offers the customizable editing functions for you.

● Split and trim the long DVD titles into clips and merge them in the order you like.

● Rotate the sideways movies and flip the movies vertically or horizontally.

● Crop DVD titles to get rid of black edges to suit your screen.

● Add filters and adjust the brightness, contrast, hue and situation to create a different style.

● Add your own text watermark or image logo to personalize the DVD files.

● Add one or more audio track or silent the background audio of DVD titles.

● Add extra subtitle to synchronize the DVD movies.

VLC and HandBrake does an inferior job compared with AnyMP4 DVD Ripper.

Optimized Toolbox Assistant

Of course, AnyMP4 DVD Ripper does more than a DVD ripping tool. Its toolbox also offers extra spotlights to deal with the video and audio on your computer.

Media Metadata Editor:

Edit the video data information and edit the music ID3 tag freely.

Video Compressor:

Compress the large video into smaller size for Email or other uses.

GIF Maker:

Create animated GIF images from DVDs and videos.

3D Maker:

Make 3D movies from 2D videos.

Video Enhancer:

Improve video quality in 4 ways from the poor-quality files.

Such fantastic features are those you can not benefit from VLC or HandBrake.

Easy-To-Use Interface For Novice

Only 3 steps can you complete the DVD ripping task. Moreover, AnyMP4 DVD Ripper is easy to use, and the whole interface is convenient to access whether you’re a tech pro or one of the not-so-tech-savvy types.

As for VLC and HandBrake, you have to read the guide of VLC and HandBrake, and then you can know how to rip a DVD.

That’s why you will prefer AnyMP4 DVD Ripper to VLC or HandBrake.

Part 3. Bonus: AnyMP4 DVD Ripper Pro – Video Converter Ultimate

If AnyMP4 DVD Ripper can be the best DVD ripper, then AnyMP4 Video Converter Ultimate is the highly recommended DVD and video converting software. As the pro version of ANyMP4 DVD Ripper, it is the all-in-one media converter to handle video, audio and DVD ripping on Windows and Mac computer.

It runs the gamut, including AnyMP4 DVD Ripper and the common media converter. Apart from the DVD ripping, it is capable of converting video and audio over 500 formats. With it, you can open any type media file on any device you possess.

The Bottom Line

If you are asking if there are ways of ripping DVDs, we have a straight-up YES for this. VLC, HandBrake, and more can support it. However, only AnyMP4 DVD Ripper rockets to protected DVD ripping into hard drive.

Do not hesitate to free download the best DVD ripper on your computer now.