Step by step tutorial to convert DVD to iPod videos on Mac.
Socusoft DVD to iPad converter provides comprehensive video solutions for all your portable media players, for iPod users, you can convert DVD to iPod movies and convert all kinds of other video formats to iPod video in high quality with this powerful video tool.
For Windows users, please refer to: How to Convert DVD to iPod?
Step 1. Load DVD to the iPod video Converter.
Download and install DVD to iPad Converter for Mac here if not yet. Then insert your DVD into your DVD-ROM.
Start the video conversion tool, click the “Open DVD” button to load the DVD movie that you want to rip for your iPod. The longest track on the DVD is usually the main movie, pick up the longest track if you are going to convert the main DVD movie to iPod.
Step 2. Select Output Format for iPod Touch/Nano/Classic
iPods play MPEG-4 video files (.MP4). Go to the “Output” panel. Click the “Profile” drop-down list to choose the output format, select Apple iPod/iPad first, then you will get a sub-directory with all profiles. See bellow screen shot:
Pick the one suits your needs best, there are iPod (320*240) MPEG-4 Normal, iPod Video 2(640*480) MPEG-4 Normal, iPod Video 2(640*480) MPEG-4 Excellent, iPod Video 2(640*480) MPEG-4 Mini, iPod touch MPEG-4, iPod touch MPEG-4 480P, iPod touch MPEG-4 Extra, iPod touch MPEG-4 (480*320), iPod touch MPEG-4 (320*240), iPod touch MPEG-4 Wide Screen, Apple iPod Nano/Classic MPEG-4 Movie, iPod Video MPEG-4 Custom Movie, etc.
Step 3. Start Converting DVD to iPod on Mac
Click Convert Now button and wait for it to finish. The encoding may take a while depending on the length of the movie and the settings you chose.
Step 4. Put the Converted Video to your iPod
Connect your iPod and start iTunes, add the videos to iTunes library and Sync them to your iPod.
More Features of DVD to iPod Converter:
1. Convert DVD to iPod Video or Video file to iPod in One Click.
2.Compatible with iPod Touch, iPod Classic, iPod nano, etc.
3. High quality MP4 video in H.264 and MPEG-4 format. Support iPod to TV.
4. Select DVD Subtitle/Audio Track to your own language.
5. Easy video cropping, splitting, customizing video quality and size and much more before conversion.
6. This DVD to iPad converter is an all-inclusive video conversion tool, besides iPod serials (iPod Touch, iPod Classic, iPod nano), you can also convert DVD and videos to any other formats for more portable media players.