As you know, Blu-ray may be majestic, but it also has more copy protection than any other format around. We believe that the movie manufacturers have the right to keep their intellectual property, but we also believe that consumers have the right to enjoy or backup BD movies they purchase, especially when they just wanna keep Blu-ray discs from scratching, or manage their movies in a more convenient way. This page will describe how to copy the entire Blu-ray disc to Mac easily and quickly.
There are a lot of different methods for ripping and encoding Blu-rays, several different encoding programs, and more than a few ripping solutions. We combed through the options to pull together the simplest, working method. First of all, download and install EaseFab Blu-ray Ripper for Mac.
Overal, the program prefers to bypass the encryption immediately after it appears, stripping the protection before playback software recognizes the disc, and it can always catch up with the latest Blu-ray copy protection variant. And the Blu-ray backup software is very easy to use for Blu-ray backup and ripping under Mac OS X (El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion and Snow Leopard included).
With it, you can easily copy BD whole content or just backup main movie from Blu-ray with its provided copying features. Besides, this Mac Blu-ray Ripper enables you to rip protected Blu-ray discs into versatile popular video, audio formats including MKV, MP4, MOV, M4V, AVI, FLV, etc. without any quality loss. What's more, this Blu-ray ripping tool provides hundreds presets for iPad, Apple TV, iPhone, Nexus 7, Kindle Fire HD, Samsung Galaxy Tab, BlackBerry, etc iOS/Android based media devices for easier enjoyment. If you're using a Windows PC, you can turn to EaseFab Blu-ray Ripper, which has the same function as the Mac version. Now let's see how to backup the whole content of a Blu-ray disc.
NOTE: Anywhere from 30 to 60 GB of hard disk space is needed depending on the Blu-ray discs you're ripping and backing up. Blu-Rays are big, and we're going to rip the whole thing to our drive first, so depending on the movie you're ripping and the quality you want in your final movie file, you'll need a good amount of space.
Step 1. Launch the Mac Blu-ray copying software. Click the BD disc button to load your Blu-ray movies. The Blu-ray titles and chapters will be listed on the program within a few seconds.
Step 2. Select an output folder. Specify a folder to store backed-up video files in the Browse field. (Note: if you are backing up a Blu-ray disc, please make sure the storage place is around or above 30GB.)
Step 3. Choose and start to backup. Choose Full Disc Mode to start to backup Blu-ray. In fact, the Full Disc Mode feature maintains the entire structure of an original Blu-ray disc, so the m2ts streams are contained.
The Mac Blu-ray Ripper also supports copying main movie from Blu-ray/DVD discs as well as ripping them into common video formats. You can refer to the article "Top 3 Ways for Lossless Blu-ray Rip and Backup" to learn details.