Thursday, March 12, 2015

Backup Blu-ray on Personal Cloud for Roku playback

Can Roku 3 play Blu-ray movies from Personal Cloud backups? Roku Blu-ray movie playback issue can be easily solved by downloading Blu-ray to Roku Converter to convert Roku unsupported Blu-ray files to Roku compatible MP4/MOV/ASF/WMV etc. 

Roku can allows users both to stream video content from the Internet and play movies locally through a USB drive, but the problem is that the supported media file formats are limited. It can't handle Blu-ray discs or Blu-ray files. So if we want to enable Roku to play Blu-ray movies, we will need to rip and convert Blu-ray to Roku 3/Roku 2 supported video formats first. 



To watch Blu-ray movies on Roku, you will need a Blu-ray ripping tool. Here Pavtube BDMagic is recommended to help you convert Blu-ray to Roku supported video formats with easy operation and high output quality. Besides Blu-ray, you can also use it to rip DVD to playback on Roku 3/Roku 2. The Windows version is compatible with Windows 8.1/8/7/XP/Vista. If you're using a Mac, please turn to Pavtube BDMagic for Mac, which can help you transfer Blu-ray movies to Roku 3 on any Mac OS X (Yosemite and Mavericks included). Download it right now and start enjoying your Blu-ray movies with full HD quality on Roku 3 through your Personal Cloud. 

How to Stream Blu-ray Movies on Personal Cloud for Roku playback 

Step 1: Load Blu-ray movies

Insert your Blu-ray disc into your BD drive, run the Blu-ray Ripper for Roku and click “BD/DVD disc” icon to load movies. 



Step 2: Decide output format 

To convert Blu-ray to MP4, MKV for Roku , just click on the dropdown menu of "Format", and then choose MKV, H.264 MP4 from Common Video profile list. If you want to keep 1080p resolution as source movie, you can choose HD Video > H.264 HD Video(*.mp4) or MKV HD Video(*.mkv) as output format.  



Step 3: Advanced video/audio settings 

If you like, you can click "Settings" to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. Keep in mind that bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa. 

Step 4: Start Blu-ray to Roku conversion 

Hit the convert button and start ripping Blu-ray to Roku. When the conversion ends, you will be able to get the result video via tapping the Open button in the main interface. Afterwards, you can stream or just transfer the converted Blu-ray files to Personal Cloud for Roku smoothy playback at ease without any incompatible problem.  

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