How to Rip Blu-ray to H.265 videos for Playing on Plex Media Player?

Summary: Here is the instruction to help you rip Blu-ray to H.265 video for playing on Plex Media Player with ease.


Plex can recognize any kind of video, music, or photo and display them in an easy-to-navigate interface. Generally, it supports videos in H.264 MP4, H.265 MP4, H.264 MKV, H.265 MKV formats and audios in AAC, ALAC, FLAC, MP3, M4A, WAV, etc. Physical Blu-ray discs is not supported here. To play Blu-ray movies on Plex Media Player, you need to rip Blu-ray to Plex compatible format like H.265 MP4 first.

As latest codec H.265 (HEVC) promises a 50% storage reduction while maintaining a high image quality level. Why not rip your Blu-ray to H.265 MP4 with high video quality and a smaller size. Then you can stream and play H.265 MP4 videos on Mac, PC or other portable device via Plex at ease. The rest of the article will tell how to do and please follow me.

To finish the task, you need some help from a professional Blu-ray Ripping Tool. Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper is the right choice for you. With it , you can rip Blu-ray to H.265 video in smaller size while keep the same quality. Besides H.265, it provides more regular video formats like MKV, AVI, WMV, MOV, FLV, WMV, etc. Plus, it provides lots of optimized format presets for almost all popular multimedia devices including  iPad  , iPhone, Samsung TV , Xbox, PS3/P4 etc. For mac users, please turn to Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac. Now download the Blu-ray ripper and follow below easy steps to accomplish the conversion.

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Step-by step to rip Blu-ray to H.265 video for playing on Plex Media Player at ease

Step 1. Add Blu-ray movies

Run the Blu-ray Ripper and click "BD/DVD disc" icon to load your Blu-ray movies to the program.
Blu-ray movies folder, ISO file are also supported here.


Step 2. Set output format

Click the "Format" bar, select "Common Video" from the format list and in submenu you can find "H.265 Video(*.mp4)" as your output.


Tip:You can click "Settings" icon to adjust the video, audio parameters bitare, frame rate, sample rate, audio channel, etc.

Step 3. Start the conversion

Click "Convert" button and the program will rip Blu-ray movies to H.265 mp4 video immediately
Once the conversion is done. You can easily find the output files in the output folders.
Now you can stream and play the H.265 videos on PC, Mac, or other DLNA enabled devices via Plex effortlessly.

You may be interested in this program:

Video Ultimate Windows | Mac
Do it all - Convert, Edit Video and Rip, Backup Blu-ray and DVD movies, 250+ formats, Ultra-Fast encoding speed, ZERO quality loss!
And you can also use Video Ultimate to convert any videos or rip all Blu-ray/DVD or ISO file to WD TV Media Player compatible MP4 format for playing on TV with ease.

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