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How to convert and rip DVD to AVI on Mac (macOS Included)?

A protected or encryted DVD disc will not allow you to burn the video into disc. And DVD video replys on special DVD player. That is to say, when you want to watch the DVD movie, you have to take a DVD player or make it attached to your TV. If you have a long distance trip, the DVD player may be powered off. What a pity thing! If you convert dvd to avi, this problem will be solved easily. Therefore this article intends to introduce the best DVD to AVI converter, and show you how to rip DVD to AVI on Mac easily.

Part 1 : What is AVI? Why rip DVD to AVI?

Part 2 : Free way to convert and rip DVD to AVI on mac with VLC

Part 3 : Professional way to Rip DVD movie to AVI on Mac in good quality with Cisdem VideoConverter

Part 1 : Why Rip DVD to AVI?

AVI is also named Audio Video Interleaved which is a multimedia container format introduced by Microsoft as part of its video for Windows software. As the technology development, most AVI files also are accepted by popular devices. So AVI format has become the common video file formats. Why AVI format is popular for user? I think the following reasons will come to the first:
1. AVI with smaller in size,saving 25% space.
2. Rip DVD to AVI can save DVD from damage.
3. Rip DVD to AVI can save batteries after copy from DVD.
4. Rip DVD to AVI can provide pretty good video quality.
5. AVI has been accepting by most of device, you could play DVD movie with any player.
Do you have any ideas about how to rip and convert a DVD movie to AVI on mac with high quality? If you do not, let me tell you two ways.

Part 2 : Free Convert and Rip DVD to AVI on Mac with VLC

VLC is free and open resource to convert DVD to AVI. It supports Mac and Windows. As a free DVD ripper, it is a welcomed software for most of users. At first, VLC was only a video player. Then it merged the technology of FFmpeg and can compress, rip DVD video. Today, the technology of ripping DVD has developed and I believe it will satisfied with your request.

Easy Steps to Rip DVD to AVI on Mac

Step 1: Download VLC on your Mac and install it. At the same time, insert the DVD video you want to into your Mac. Click on “media” at the top left corner of the VLC, then choose “Convert/ Save...” button.

Step 2: After you click “Convert/ Save” button, you will notice a interface as image. Then click “Disc”, add DVD video into it. At this part, you could check DVD and select the starting position by choosing the title and only record a specific chapter on the DVD.

Step 3: Choose the format you want and select the destination to save - Click “Browse”.

Step 4: Rip you DVD video. After you have done those steps, you could click “save” to rip your DVD.

VLC is an open resource. When we come to quality of the video, we always meet some buffering and breezing. That is not a good experience for ripping DVD. What is more, VLC sometimes shut down when it is running.

Part 3 : Convert DVD to AVI on Mac with Cisdem VideoConverter

Cisdem VideoConverter is the all-in-one solution for ripping DVD video entertainment. With 120+ output formats, She could rip DVD movies to any popular formats you want.It has no imaging lossing, buffering and breezing. What is more, Cisdem DVD to AVI converter has other functions, like make any format video conversion, download YouTube videos, sharing video with one-click. With 30X faster ripping speed, Cisdem VideoConverter will save your a lots of time. It is a professional DVD ripper: highest speed, highest quality, most stable software, so let me show you how to rip DVD to AVI with it.

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Step 1. Free download Cisdem VideoConverter into your Mac and install it.

Click “Free Download” button, then you can download it into your Mac. Double click Cisdem VideoConverter and open it. You will notice three interface:conversion interface, downloading interface, sharing interface. Stay at conversion interface.

Step 2. Insert your DVD disc.

When you insert DVD into Mac, you could open the DVD movie. Then drag and drop DVD movies into Cisdem VideoConverter.

Step 3. Edit your DVD movie.

A professional DVD must have professional editing function. Cisdem VideoConverter can crop, trim, add effects, watermarks, subtitles & audio and 3D effects. Just click , you can finish these functions.

Step 4. Select the output format.

When comes to this step, you have to notice that: Although AVI is a popular format, It has little difference in different devices. So you must be sure which the device will play the video before you rip DVD. Cisdem VideoConverter can support “General Video”, “HD Video”, “Apple Device”, “Mobile Phone” and so on.

Step 5. Rip your DVD movies.

After all preparation, you could click and rip them.

Comparison : Why Cisdem VideoConverter is a professional DVD ripper?

features Cisdem VideoConverter VLC
Support output all video formats including MP4, MOV, AVI, FLV and so on. With 120+ popular formats, you could choose any formats you want Limited with no more than 15 formats supporting
Rip DVD movie to portable devices like iPhone, iPad and Andriod phones directly Yes No
Convert other video formats, like MOV to MP4, FLV to MP4 and so on. Yes Limited function
Download video from YouTube, Google and some popular sites, when you watch movies. Yes No
Share video. Sharing the video or DVD movies with one click. Yes No
The converting video or ripping DVD speed With 30X faster speed, it is very fast. And save your time Slow
Rip encryted or copy-protected DVD Yes No
The quality of output video Highest quality without loss, buffering, breezing Always loss some images or has buffering
Powerful edit function Can crop, trim, add effects, watermarks, wubtitles & audio and 3D effects and so on Limited

 

2016-09-17 22:39:50 / Posted by to Video Converter Mac Follow @ Megan

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  • Loree

    Yup, that sholud defo do the trick!

    1 years ago REPLY

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