Watch 3D Blu-ray movies on Microsoft Hololens
“I want to watch 3D movies like Avatar using hololens. is it possible that I can experience like watching 3D movie from movie theatre.”
3D movie player for Microsoft Hololens
As a matter of fact, to view 3D movies on mixed Windows mixed reality headset such as Microsoft Hololens, what you need is simply a 3D movie player app, the good news you can enjoy all of your favorite media in natural 3D by downloading the Voyeur software application on your Microsoft Holoens. Just upload user-owned content and give it the VoyeuR treatment! Make sure the video must be a minimum of 60 fps for full 3d effects. This technical preview does not yet include real-time capability, so conversion time will take longer and requires the user to wear the HoloLens during conversion.
View 3D Blu-ray movies on Microsoft Hololens
For those people who pursue for the best picture and sound quality of 3D effect on Microsoft Hololens, then your own collection of 3D Blu-ray is absolutely the best choice. The problem is that you can’t directly play the content on 3D Blu-ray disc since currently there doesn’t exist an actual 3D Blu-ray player for VR app. A simple and reliable solution is to rip and re-encode the 3D Blu-ray disc into Microsoft Hololens acceptable 3D movie format such as SBS 3D format.
Rip 3D Blu-ray for Microsoft Hololens viewing
Here, you can get the job easily done by downloading the best 3D Blu-ray Converter – Pavtube ByteCopy. The program can not only assists you to powerfully bypass all the copy protection on 3D Blu-ray disc, but also helps to rip non protected 3D Blu-ray disc, 3D BDMV folder and 3D ISO image file to Microsoft Hololens supported 3D SBS in either MP4 or MKV format.
Adjust output 3D profile parameters
To get the best 3d experience on your Microsoft Hololens, you can flexibly adjust output 3D profile parameters in the program’s “Profile Settings” window. You can drag the slider bars to adjust the 3D video depth value to get better 3D effect, check “Switch Left Right Image” to change the image display order for the 3D SBS movie. The program also allows you to select between full 3D SBS and half 3D SBS mode, you can choose according to the perform of your 3D VR video player app, if your 3D VR video player has a powerful graphic power, just select the full 3D SBS, which will ensure a better quality than half 3D SBS.
For Mac users, you can switch to download Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac to perform the conversion on macOS High Sierra, macOS Sierra, Mac OS X El Capitan, Mac OS X Yosemite, Mac OS X Mavericks, etc.
Step by Step to Rip 3D Blu-ray Movies for Microsoft Hololens Watching
Step 1: Load 3D Blu-ray movie.
Insert 3D Blu-ray disc into your external Blu-ray disc drive, launch the 3D Blu-ray Ripper application, and import 3D Blu-ray movie into this app by clicking “Load from disc” button. Alternatively, you can also import 3D Blu-ray folder or 3D Blu-ray ISO files with the program.
Step 2: Output Microsoft Hololens supported 3D format.
From “Format” drop-down list, select View-Master compatible 3D SBS format from “3D Video” > “MP4 Side-by-Side 3D Video(*.mp4)” as output format for watching on Microsoft Hololens.
Step 3: Adjust 3D profile settings.
Click “Settings” to open “Profile Settings” window, here you can adjust the 3D depth, change image display order for 3D SBS movie, you can also make a choice between full sbs/tab and half sbs and tab according to your own needs.
Step 4: Begin the final conversion process.
Go back to the main interface and start the 3D Blu-ray to Microsoft Hololens supported 3D SBS MP4 conversion process by hitting right-bottom “Convert” button.
When the conversion is finished, download and install the compatible VR video payers for viewing your 3D SBS movie on Microsoft Hololens.