Review: 2017 Top 3 DVD Region Killer Software for Windows and Mac
Most commercial DVDs that are designed and sold with region code (also called region lock), which are basically DRM (digital rights management) techniques that allow film distributors to control the release of films in different regions. That means you can only play the DVDs on DVD players in the same region code. So how can you play the foreign DVDs purchased online, or during some travels? Are there some DVD region killer software that can remove DVD region code? Luckily, you have come to right place, here we'll list 2017 Top 3 DVD region killer software for Windows (10) and Mac (High Sierra) for your reference.
Top 1. Brorsoft DVD Ripper
Brorsoft DVD Ripper is the best and fastest DVD ripper and copier that can make a digital copy of any (protected) DVD with ease. As the best DVD region killer software, all of your DVD region codes (1/2/3/4/5/6) will be removed during the DVD ripping process effortlessly. The equivalent Mac verison is Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Mac.
Support any kinds of 2D/3D/HD DVD, Video_TS, ISO, IFO files as input
Remove all the restrictions like CSS, Region Code, RCE, Sony ARccOS and PuppetLock
Convert DVD movies to 250+ popular formats such as: MOV/FLV/3GP/MP4/AVI/MKV/WMV,etc without any quality loss
Convert DVD to video files with optimized settings to fit your iPhone 8/X, iPad Pro, Apple TV 4K, PS3/4, Xbox 360, Galaxy Note8 and more
Makes 1:1 Full DVD disc copy in original file structure or directly copy DVD main movie as you like
Support insert SRT/ASS/SSA subtitles to your DVD Movies
Bonus video editing function to trim unwanted video length, crop out the black bars around the movie, split large video into small parts, remove unwanted audio from video, etc
Top 2. DVD Decrypter
DVD Decrypter is also a good DVD decryption software which can back up DVD content to hard drive as well as remove DVD copy protections. It features switching a region code encrypted DVD to a region-free copy. And other encryptions like CSS, user operation prohibition, Macrovision content protect and more.
It is quite easy to use. You can also manually set region code with this DVD region killer.
Editor Note: DVD Decrypter had stopped developing in 2005 for legal issue, it cannot well handle copy protections on newly released DVDs. And, there is no official support for you to fix various errors (for example failed to set data for "DVDDecrypterPlayDVDMovieOnArrival") or bugs. And it's only available for Windows PC.
Top 3. MakeMKV
MakeMKV is a good video transcoder that can convert Blu-ray/ DVD and other video formats to MKV while keep original structure. It's also a good DVD region killer software that helps remove all region codes of DVD discs, CSS and other protections.
Users have 60 days free trail with the beta versio, which is fully support DVD and Blu-ray. MakeMKV allows you to select single or multiple/all chapters, subtiles, audio tracks to convert. Also, the stream service is pushed out enabling you to instantly stream selected item to various devices without conversion.
Editor Note: MakeMKV only outputs MKV format files without compression, so the ripped files are common big in size, some users still need other video converters to change the video formats.
With above comparison, Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Windows /Mac is more outstanding and perform best. It can bypass all the copy protections including DVD region code and is up-to-date to support new protections. Second, it has various outputs not only including mainstream video/audio formats, but fashionable devices. Third, it allows users to edit DVD video and adjust parameters. At last, the DVD ripping process is 6X faster then competitors while keep excellent video quality.