Samsung Gear VR is available now and you should buy one. It’s an impressive achievement in technology and usability, and is superior to the PC-driven virtual reality headsets created by Oculus in many ways. Besides, It’s intuitive and feels great in action, plus the act of tapping your temple to interact with your games kind of makes you feel like Cyclops. If you wanna play your DVD collections on Samsung Gear VR in Oculus Cinema, you will be disappointed that Gear VR cannot playback DVDs directly.
So, you may have the same question: Is there any way can achieve DVD playback on Gear VR? Let’s find out the solution…
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To play DVD with Gear VR, first you need to convert DVD to Gear VR supported file type. And if you stick with 3D movie on Gear VR, you can rip DVD to MP4 in side-by-side or top-to-bottom 3D formats. To achieve the goal easily, a professional DVD Ripper especially designed for Gear VR is necessary. Here, Pavtube DVDAid (review) is highly recommended.
With it, you can effortlessly rip your favorite DVD movie from DVD disc and output MP4 videos supported by Samsung Gear VR Unit/Innovator Edition with best quality easily. Equipped with 3 different 3D effects: Side by Side, Red/Blue and Top/Bottom. In addition, this DVD ripping tool can also convert DVD to various popular video formats like AVI, MP4, WMV, MPEG, MOV, FLV, MKV, 3GP, etc. Now download the right version according to your situation and check out the steps below.
Step-by-step: Convert DVD movies to MP4/MKV for watch in Gear VR
Step 1: Insert the DVD disc into your DVD drive and launch the Gear VR DVD ripper. Click “Load DVD” to select and import the DVD movies you want to rip for Galaxy Note 4. ISO and IFO files are also supported.
Step 2: Specify output format. From the Format bar, find “3D Video” catalogue, you will find several presets for Side-by-Side 3D, Top-Bottom 3D and Anaglyph 3D. You can choose the one according to your device specification. SBS MP4/MKV is usually the recommended one which is perfect for Gear VR.
Then click “Settings” to adjust video codec, bit rate, frame rate, etc. if necessary.
Step 3: Click “Convert” to begin ripping DVD to Gear VR compatible MP4 video files. After the conversion, you can tap “Open” to locate the converted videos immediately. Then connect your devices to computer and transfer the video files to your Galaxy Note 4 or Galaxy S6/S6 Edge for enjoyment on the go.
After you did the DVD to Gear VR Conversion, the Samsung Gear VR will brings a new type of movie experience you have never experienced before. Have Fun!