How to Convert DVD to MP4 on Mac OS X (Mountain Lion included)
Get the favorite DVD movies and want to enjoy them on iPad or edit them in iMovie? What to do? All you need is a DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac which can help you rip DVD files to MP4 files on Mac fast with good video quality.
DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac is an easy-to-use DVD ripping application for Mac users to rip and convert DVD to MP4 video,output .mp4 file including MPEG-4 video(*.mp4) and H.264 (*.mp4), and MPEG-4 AVC(*.mp4). It makes you can import DVD to iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, iMovie, iTunes, PSP and many other players.
Free download and install Mac DVD to MP4 Converter:
To install it, simply mount the .dmg archive by double-clicking it, and copy the application to your applications folder (or wherever you want). Then follow the guide to convert DVD to HD MP4(Xvid or H.264) and SD MP4(MPEG-4).
Step 1: Load DVD to convert DVD to MP4 video
Insert DVD into your DVD-ROM. Launch DVD Ripper for Mac and click File->Load DVD or Load DVD Files from main menu to browse your computer hard drive and select the DVD you want to Load.
Step 2: Select MP4 as output format
Click image button on the right side of each item, set output file name and choose output format from following list. There are a variety of video and audio format for output.
Here, you can also trim, split, rotate, add watermark to the output MP4 video with its in-program editing feature.
Step 3: Change MP4 video and audio settings
You can change the Resolution, Encoder, Bit rate and Frame rate of the MP4 video and Sample Rate, Channels, Encoder and Bit Rate of the MP4 Audio. The size of the MP4 file depends a lot on these settings.
Step 4: Select output directory
Click DVD Ripper->Preference->Output from main menu, you can choose directory for locating converted files and screen captures.
Step 5: Start conversion
After all the settings, click the Convert->Start Conversion and rip DVD to MP4 on Mac (Mountain Lion included).
Knowledge sharing: about MP4 video
MP4 refers to MPEG-4 Part 14 or *.mp4, is a file format (also called container) specified as a part of the ISO/IEC MPEG-4 international standard. It is used to store media types defined by the ISO/IEC Moving Picture Experts Group, and can be used to store other media types as well. Generally speaking, MP4 is most commonly used to store digital audio and digital video streams, especially those defined by MPEG, but can also be used to store other data such as subtitles and still images.