iRiver is a consumer electronics company headquartered in South Korea and widely known for its digital audio players and other portable media devices. iRiver’s current products can all play MP3 and WMA audio files. Some of the latest models like clix gen 2 and Lplayer can also play WMV, MPEG-4 SP and Xvid SP. So, the problems come up when they realized the DRM protection existing. Some people like to enjoy iTunes videos and music on iRiver Player but have no idea. Now, we will threw up a fastest way which can help you enjoy iTunes DRM Movies & Music on iRiver Player.
Note: If you don’t have iPod devices, iriver is a good choice for portable videos and songs playing. And iRiver is better than iPod for sound quality and functionality.
Why cannot playing the iTunes Movies and Music on iRiver Player. That’s because all Apple movies are copy protected by Fairplay DRM protection. The consumers are not allowed to transfer their purchased or rented movies to any Non-apple devices, of course including the iRiver, Android phones and tablets. For itunes music songs, they are in M4A format, and this format is not supported by iRiver Player, so you can’t play itunes songs on iRiver Player directly either. However, if you insist to do this, you need remove DRM from those iTunes movies/music for iRiver.
If there is an iTunes Media Converter software at hand, all problems could be readily solved. Pavtube ChewTune is an efficiant combination of iTunes DRM protection removal and video format converter for Windows users. The software is able to convert both purchased and rented iTunes vidoes and music to plain MP4 for playback on iRiver with all DRM protections striped. Here is an tutorial on how to convert purchased or rented iTunes movies/music to iRiver. Read the top DRM removal program review.
Note: If you’re using a Mac, please turn to the equivalent Mac version – ChewTune for Mac.
Tutorials: Remove DRM protection and Record iTunes M4V Video and M4A Music to iRiver
Step 1. Load .m4v videos.
Run this Pavtube Chewtune as a top DRM Removal Software and DRM Video Recorder, and add videos. Drag and drop your videos to it directly, or you can click icon to import them as below.
Step 2. Choose format.
Click the drop-down-list besides “Format” and choose “Common Video> H.264 Video(*.mp4)” as the most compatible format with iRiver Player.
Step 3. Change video specs.
Step 4. Start iTunes M4V to iRiver recorder.
Now click the “Convert” icon to start removing DRM from iTune M4V videos and recording iTunes videos to iRiver for playing; this DRM Video Recorder will activate your iTunes automatically and start to play this video. The player windows cannot be removed or closed.
In the meanwhile, it will start to record this video in MP4 real-time. The conversion time is equal to the video length itself; you can do other tasks during the converting the process.
Note: The system volume could turn off temporally during this period; no worries, do not touch it to get perfect DRM removed video.
After the conversion, click “Open output folder” to quick locate the converted video.
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