Sunday, January 4, 2015

Rip/Transfer "Guardians of the Galaxy" Blu-ray to iPad Mini 3

This guide shows you the easiest way to rip and convert "Guardians of the Galaxy" Blu-ray to iPad Mini 3 compatible video formats on Mac for freely enjoyment.

"Guardians of the Galaxy is among the best Blu-ray releases of December. Recently we have got one, and my wife wanted to watch the movie when we are going on skiing holiday since we had a bluray only copy (no digital or DVD) so was looking for a way to rip the disc to iPad Mini 3. We have a number of other bluray only movies, so decided that a piece os software that performed the ripping task in one pass would be useful. We are working on Mac OS X 10.10. Any suggestion?"

Coming with the same IPS panel as the iPad Mini 2, i.e. a 7.9-inch Retina display with a resolution of 2048 x 1536, iPad Mini 3 makes it quite enjoyable for movie watching. If you want to watch "Guardians of the Galaxy" Blu-ray movies on iPad Mini 3 anytime and anywhere you like, you have to rip Blu-ray to a iPad Mini 3 supported video format first before transferring them to your device.

convert "Guardians of the Galaxy" Blu-ray to iPad Mini 3

To realize the Blu-ray to iPad Mini 3 conversion, you need the help of a program that is capable of ripping Blu-ray movies to iPad Mini 3 readable video formats bypassing the Blu-ray copy protection.

If you are mac users, here, Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is highly recommended to help you finish the task. With it, you can convert the commercial Blu-ray and DVD movies to iPad Mini 3 friendly format like MP4 keeping the stunning image quality. Overall, the Blu-ray to iPad Mini 3 Converter is easy to use for editing, conversion and full disc copying of your Blu-rays and DVDs. Compatible with Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite. For Windows users, Pavtube BDMagic is the alternative choice. Now download the program and follow the guide to rip Blu-ray to iPad Mini 3.

Read: 2016 Top 5 Blu-ray to iPad Air/Mini/Pro Converter

How to convert "Guardians of the Galaxy" Blu-ray movies for iPad Mini 3 on Mac

1. Import Blu-ray movies

Insert the "Guardians of the Galaxy" Blu-ray disc to external Blu-ray drive and click the "Load Disc" button to add the Blu-ray movies you want to play on your iPad Mini 3. Note that you can also add regular DVD to rip.

Learn >> Rip and Put Blu-ray to iPad Air 3?

2. Choose output profile

Choose output format via clicking the Format bar. Here you can select "iPad > iPad Mini HD Video(*.mp4)" as the export format. The output videos could fit on iPad Mini 3 perfectly. Plus, it also provides the optimal presets for SurfaceGalaxy NoteiPhone 6 Plus, Apple TV, Nexus 10, Kindle Fire HD and more.

Please click 'Settings' button to tweak the detailed video and audio encoding settings.

Note: If you If you set the larger video size and high video bitrate, the output would probably look blocky and terrible due to the Blu-ray’s native video resolution.

3. Start converting Blu-ray for iPad Mini 3

Before start conversion, you can select your preferred subtitles for your output video. Finally, hit the "Convert" button to start to rip "Guardians of the Galaxy" 1080p Blu-ray movies to iPad Mini 3 mp4 videos.

After that, find the converted videos in your output folder and transfer them to your iTunes library and sync your iPad Mini. In this way, you can watch Blu-ray movies on iPad Mini 3 freely as you wish.


  1. iPad Air 2019 has been out. I'm going to convert this Blu-ray to the new device. But I think the free program MakeMKV is also a great converter to move Blu-ray to iPad.

  2. Hi, thanks for sharing this tool. Actually, I will more prefer to watch Blu-ray on my TV set, because they have stereo sound. Therefore, I need another Blu-ray copy that can copy content to another blank disc, and I found this: 10 Best Blu-ray Copier Software