Rip Blu-ray to Synology DS416 for Watching on TV/PS4/iPad

Diana Joan

Nov 03, 2015 06:36 am / Posted by Diana Joan | Categories: BD/DVD Tools

Synology, a worldwide leader in storage solutions, introduced significant enhancements to Synology’s family of personal storage devices – Synology DS416. This is the successor to the DS414 with upgraded hardware. If you are planning to backing up Blu-ray collection to personal cloud storage for sharing, Synology DS416 is a nice choice. Here, let’s focus on the way of backing up Blu-ray to Synology DS416.

We all know that we rip Blu-ray to Synology DS416 or other personal cloud storage not only for storing movies but for viewing these Blu-ray movies on our multimedia players more conveniently, like watching Blu-ray on TV, iPad, PS4 via cloud storage. So when we are about to rip Blu-ray to Synology DS416, we need to remove the Blu-ray encryption and change the original format to a wide compatible format, like MP4 which nearly can be accepted by all media players.

To reach the goal, you can use Pavtube ByteCopy to help you. It is capable of ripping any new released and region-locked Blu-ray to Synology DS416 in MP4, AVI, MKV, etc for sharing. It also enables you to copy Blu-ray movies into lossless mkv format with chapter markers, all suntitle/audio tracks preserved. 

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How to rip Blu-ray to Synology DS416?

Step 1: Add Blu-ray movies

Insert your Blu-ray disc into your Blu-ray driver and run the best Blu-ray to Synology DS4416 Converter and click “BD/DVD disc” icon to load movie from Blu-ray source. Set your wanted subtitles and audio track from the drop-down box of “Subtitles” and “Audio” tab.

Step 2: Choose right output format

Click the “Format” option, and choose HD Video > MKV HD Video (*.mkv) as output format. If you want to keeping orginal multiple audio tracks, subtitles and chapter markers from Blu-ray, “Multi-track Video > Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV (*.mkv)” is recommended for you.

Tip: If you want to store more Blu-ray movies on Synology DS416, you can adjust video bitrate to reduce the video size. Just click“Settings” to change the video parameters and you can preview the output video size at the below chart. Keep in mind the file size and video quality is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.

Learn also: Store Purchased Movies to Seagate Wireless Plus

Step 3: Start ripping Blu-ray to Synology DS416

Click the big red“Convert” button under the preview window, and the Blu-ray to Synology DiskStation Ripper will start the conversion from Blu-ray movies to MKV. 

When you put ripped Blu-ray to Synology DS416, you can watch these Blu-ray movies on many devices via Synology, like Apple TV, PS4, LG HD TViPad. If you don’t know how to set up the connection between your Synology NAS and your DLNA/UPnP-compliant DMAs, here is a detailed guide. And if your DLNA/UPnP-enabled device is an Apple TV, here is a more simple tutorial on setting up Synology NAS with Apple TV.  

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