What is MPEG-2?
MPEG-2 is a standard for lossy compression of video and audio, widely used for video CDs. Compare with other common file formats, MPEG-2 has many distinctive features as below:
Compatible with a lot of popular media players such as Windows Media Player
You can save the whole DVD or a segments of DVD movie on computer and other portable devices that support MPEG-2.
How to backup DVD to MPEG-2?
To backup DVD to MPEG-2, you will need a DVD to MPEG-2 converter. If you are care a lot about conversion speed and output video quality, it is ideal for you to choose Pavtube DVDAid for Windows/Mac, the program can swiftly rip and backup DVD to MPEG-2 format to backup in local computer so that you can further enjoy your DVD movies with Windows Media Player on computer or transfer to smartphones or tablets to enjoy on the move.
– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/dvd_ripper/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-DVDAid/3000-7970_4-76158510.html
How to Rip and Backup DVD to MPEG-2?
Step1: Load DVD movie
Insert DVD disc to the DVD drive and then launch Pavtube DVDAid.
Click “Load from disc” button to browse to disc drive and import DVD into this app. The program checks the title of main movie automatically, and you can simply choose language of audio and subtitles for output and check in preview window
Step 2: Choose video format
Choose “Common Video” > “MPEG-2 Video(*.mpg)” as output format from Format drop-down list.
You can customize video and audio settings, such as Video Codec, Video Bitrate, Video Frame rate, Audio Codec, Audio Bitrate, Audio Channel, to get a satisfying video/audio playback on Windows Media Player.
Step 3: Backup DVD to MPEG-2
Click Convert button on the software main UI, and start ripping DVD to MPEG-2 video.
Once the conversion is finished, you can click “Open” button to get the output files. Now you can enjoy converted video on Windows Media Player or your portable devices.