Are you still racking your brains about how to sync VIDEO_TS files to iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2? To tell you a good news, you just come to the right place. The article will share the simplest solution to convert DVD VIDEO_TS to iPad Mini 3 and iPad Air 2 in a breeze. Let’s move on.
Difficulty in playing VIDEO_TS files in iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2
I have all my DVDs backed up as VIDEO_TS folders because I want to keep the full DVD experience – menus, special features etc. These play fine on with the standard DVD player (or VLC or countless other programs) but I’ve yet to find a way to play them on my iPad Mini 3 (or iPad Air 2). My Mom is in a nursing home and I needed to get the episodes from DVD on her iPad so she could see them. Anyone know of an app that will do so? Thx.
Generally you can easily play Video_ts folder using a DVD player, VLC media player, etc. But if you want to make the best use of the Video_ts files that you have copied from DVD discs, for example, snyc to iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 for watching on the go, you will be definitely bothered by the question of format incompatibility. To work this out, the only route is to convert Video_ts to iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 acceptable format, i.e. M4V, MOV or MP4, with the help of a Video_ts to iPad Converter.
Convert VIDEO_TS files to iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2
After doing a Google search, you will find Video_ts Video Converters are a dime a dozen on the market. Among those programs, Pavtube DVDAid would be the most powerful yet easy-to-use Video_ts Video Converter for iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 worth your try. (Read review)
Overall, this DVD ripping program not only enables you to rip DVD disc, DVD VIDEO_TS folder, DVD ISO/IFO files to iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 supported format, but also convert them to all popular video formats .avi, .wmv, .mp4, .mpg, etc and even extract audio from DVD movies. Besides, the built-in video editor allows you to trim, crop, add watermarks, etc. to get the very part and effect you want. Below I’d like to introduce the striking points of this software to you in detail to prove that I do not run off at the mouth.
Four Steps to Convert VIDEO_TS files for iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 with Top Quality
1. Add Video_TS folder to the program
Click “Load DVD” to select and load the Video_TS files you want to convert. All the loaded files will be displayed on the left source pane and you can choose the titles to rip. Plus, DVD ISO/IFO files are also supported well.
2. Choose iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 video format
Since you want to play VIDEO_TS on iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2, fist of all, click Format bar and choose “iPad > iPad Mini HD Video(*.mp4)” as iPad Mini 3 output format. Or select “iPad Air Full HD Video(*.mp4)” from “iPad” to let the software convert Video_TS videos with optimized settings for playing on iPad Air 2.
3. If you like, you can click “Settings” to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. According to my experience, 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.
4. Start DVD VIDEO_TS to iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 conversion
At last, click the “Convert” button on the main interface to begin converting Video_TS files to iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 MP4 videos. When the conversion completes, you can tap “Open” to locate the output mp4 files for syncing to iPad Mini 3/iPad Air 2 via iTunes. After that, you can play and share them on iPad Mini 3 and iPad Air 2 anywhere for your mom as you like.