Are you trying to load the movie file on to the stick so that you can then plug the stick into the iPad to play the movie instead of taking up space on the iPad? Actually, iStick is an USB flash drive designed exclusively for Apple devices, and this is a only through apple MFi (Made for iPhone, iPod, iPod) certification of external storage products. Another downside is that the iPhone support for video format is not enough, the native support only a few format such MOV, MP4, 3GP, if want to see more public MKV and RMVB format video, will have to download a third-party player.
As we all know, you cannot directly place Blu-ray disks on iStick because it is not equipped with Blu-ray Disc Drive for disc reading. In order to play Blu-ray movies through USB-Stick, you should you need to convert Blu-ray to iStick compatible MP4 or MKV format first, and then stream Blu-ray movies to TV via iStick for watching movies.
Here Pavtube ByteCopy comes as the bee’s knees(Read review), which can help you fast rip Blu-ray and DVD discs to a format playble by iStick for streaming to TV or iPad while keeping the original quality and the ripping process is simple as ABCD. After downloding, follow the wizard to install and run the program. The mac version is here. Then follow the steps below to convert Blu-ray to iStick/TV or other devices comaptible formats in a few clicks!
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How to Rip and stream Blu-ray movies to iStick for Devices Watching
Step 1: Insert your Blu-ray disc into Blu-ray drive, Launch the program and click the “Disc” button to import the Blu-ray movies. Blu-ray folder and ISO files are also supported. You can select subtitles as you want.
Step 2: Click Format and choose MP4 video from Common Video, which can be recognized by iStick well. MKV is also a good choice; as a container format it takes whatever you give it. Or choose HD MP4/HD MKV from “HD Video”. And then click the Browse button to specify an output folder to save the converted files.
Tip: With the right settings you can retain the quality of the original Blu-ray while also saving space. This is particularly helpful when streaming over your network, depending on your network quality. Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the settings to your satisfaction and even save it as preset.
Step 3: Finally, hit the “Convert” button at the bottom of the main interface to start the conversion. It will automatically convert Blu-ray to iStick compatible video files.
Once the conversion is finished, click “Open” to quickly find the converted movies. Now start streaming the ripped Blu-ray to iStick for TV player. Now enjoy all your Blu-ray collections on TV in home cinema use iStick!
Pavtube ByteCopy Pros:
1. All-in-one. Do crack and convert DVD and Blu-ray.
2. Lossless. Keep multiple original video, audio, subtitle streams without changing.
3. Fast. Single layer DVD copied to MKV in 10 mins, BD around an hour under lossless mode; 1.5 -5 hours under compressive mode. GPU acceleration(CUDA) ready.
4. Easy operation. 2 steps process for lossless BD/DVD to MKV ripping.
5. Flexible. You decide which streams to keep, what codec to use, and what quality to export.