Summary: Backing up Blu-ray to Plex can give you wide access to the Blu-ray movies via Plex on Apple TV 4, PS3, PS4, Roku, Xbox 360, iPad, etc.
Q 1: “Best way to rip DVDs/Blu-Rays for Plex? Whats the best way.Which software be
any good for it?”- from reddit.com
Q 2: “I'm currently in the process of making plans to embrace Plex and moving all my video content to a media server. This task will require my ripping over 500 Blu-rays and I'm rather keen to do straight 1:1 MKV rips of my library to avoid any loss in quality (I'm quite aware what this will cost me in storage)” - from plex.forum
Plex is a solution for your local and online media. Putting your movie library such as the aabove mentioned Blu-ray collection, you can stream the Blu-ray movies via Plex on Apple TV 4, Roku, Xbox 360, PS3, Android/iOS devices anywhere. That’s why people want to archive Blu-ray for Plex with Blu-ray Ripper.
Pavtube ByteCopy is the most reliable blu ray backup solution to help you archive Bluray for Plex. With it, you can easily convert the any copy & region protected l Blu-ray movies to Plex compatible video files with high quality and fast speed. It aims to solve this problem by giving us the ability to store our purchased physical Blu-ray and DVD discs to local computer, hard drive then stream over a home network for Plex Media Server and iPad Air 3, Samsung Galaxy S7, LG G5, iPhone 5se, Sony Xperia Z5 Tablet playback. It's professional in ripping and converting Blu-ray/DVD discs, Blu-ray/DVD ISO image, Blu-ray/DVD copies to Plex and more.
What’s more, it can achieve 1:1 Blu-ray to MKV for Plex conversion without any video quality loss, keeping all chapter markers, subtitle/audio tracks.
The equivalent Mac version is Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac, which can rip and convert Blu-ray movies to Plex Media Sever on Mac OS X (El Capitan included). Just get the right version according to your computer's operating system and follow the steps below to rip Blu-ray movies to Plex Media Sever for streaming with ease.
Free download and install:
- Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/bytecopy/
- Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-ByteCopy/3000-7970_4-76158512.html
Backup, Rip, Archive Bly-ray for Plex streaming
Step 1: Import Bluray to app
Insert your Blu-ray disc into Blu-ray drive, Launch the program and click the "File" button to import the Blu-ray movies. Blu-ray folder, Blu-ray ISO files are also supported. You can select subtitles as you want.
Step 2: Choose format for Plex
To preserve chapter markers, lossless multi-track MKV will be a perfect output video format. Click the format bar to follow “Multi-track Video” ＞ “Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV (*.mkv)” which well preserves chapter markers and multiple subtitles/audio tracks.
Or you can choose MP4 video from “Common Video” or “HD Video”.
Tip: With the right settings you can retain the quality of the original Blu-ray while also saving space. This is particularly helpful when streaming over your network, depending on your network quality. Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the settings to your satisfaction and even save it as preset.
Step 3: Start to rip Bluray to Plex
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the Blu-ray ripper will start the conversion from Blu-ray movies to Plex Media Server.
After the Blu-ray to Plex conversion, you can add the ripped Blu-ray files onto Plex Media Server easily. Now you can stream Blu-ray movies t via Plex to Google TV, iPad Pro, Samsung Galaxy Tab S, PS4, Roku, Apple TV 4 or other connected devices for great enjoyement.
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