How to Play DVD movies on Amazon Fire TV
Amazon Fire TV is a small network appliance and entertainment device designed to stream digital audio/video content to a high-definition television. Although Amazon Fire TV can't support connecting to any external hard drive via the USB, it looks like you can stream media files over Wifi network if you set up a Plex server. For anyone who wants to play DVD on Amazon Fire TV, a few steps preparation would help you make it. Now, learn the full guide on streaming DVD to Amazon Fire TV within clicks.
We'd accept the truth of the limited ability to play several video formats on Fire TV. According to its specs, it shows that Amazon Fire TV video format is limited to H.263, H.264, MPEG4-SP and VC1. To get DVD files onto Amazon Fire TV for streaming and playing correctly, you need to find a DVD ripping tool and then convert DVD to Amazon Fire TV readable format like H.264 MP4.
Overall, Brorsoft DVD Ripper is the best choice for you, which can help you finish DVD conversion bypassing DVD copy protection. It enables you to convert DVD to almost all regular video formats like MP4, MOV, MKV, FLV, WMV, AVI, etc. and even extract MP3, WMA, FLAC, OGG, etc. audio from DVD movies. With it, you can rip and convert DVD to Fire TV with the best quality. If you're using a Mac, please turn to DVD Ripper for Mac, which enables you to convert DVD movies to Amazon Fire TV on Mac OS X (Yosemite). Now download the program and follow the steps below to get your work done.
Download DVD to Amazon Fire TV converter:
(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)
Step-by-step guide on ripping, converting DVD to Amazon Fire TV
Step 1: Load DVD movies
Insert your DVD disc into your DVD drive, run the DVD Ripper for Fire TV and click "DVD disc" icon to load movies. You can also add VIDEO_TS folder, DVD ISO files are the source files for converting.
Step 2: Choose output format
Click Format bar and choose MP4 from Common Video, which can be recognized by Amazon Fire TV perfectly.
Step 3: Advanced profile settings
Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the settings to your satisfaction and even save it as preset. As far as we know, Amazon Fire TV supports 1080p streaming and Dolby Digital Plus 5.1 surround sound but is dependent on internet bandwidth of the user.
Step 4: Start DVD to Amazon Fire TV conversion
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the DVD ripper will start the conversion from DVD movies to MP4 for Amazon Fire TV.
After conversion, click Open button to locate the output files. And then you can stream the converted DVD video to Amazon Fire TV through Plex Media Server freely. Enjoy.
If you not only wanna convert DVD videos, but also intend to convert Blu-ray or HD Videos such as MKV, WMV, MOV, M4V, AVI, FLV movies to Amazon Fire TV, the all-in-one tool, Brorsoft’s Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice. It is a yet professional all-in-one Blu-ray Ripper, DVD Ripper and HD Video Converter, which comparatively has better output quality, in particular HD videos and intuitive interface. What's more, its deinterlacing function and merging, cropping, trimming, adding subtitles ability are what its many competitive products lack of.