[General] Ripping DVD movies for viewing on Oculus Rift CV1
How to get movie off DVD to view on Oculus Rift CV1
From this article, you can learn how to rip DVD to Rift CV1 friendly format for enjoyable DVD movie experience on Oculus Rift CV1.
Rift is unlike anything you've ever experienced. Whether you're stepping into your favorite game, watching an immersive VR movie, jumping to a destination on the other side of the world, or just spending time with friends in VR, you'll feel like you're really there. Imagine how wonderful if you can view your all DVD collections with VR headsets, well, come with me to get the magic recipe of making use of all your DVD movies with Oculus Rift CV1 for VR experience.
In order to get DVD files onto Oculus Rift CV1, what you need to do is to rip DVD to Oculus Rift CV1 compatible videos (the Oculus Rift CV1 by default supports most common file formats including MP4, AVI, and FLV). Here Dimo Video Converter Ultimate is highly recommended to help you do the job.
It can professionally rip DVD to Oculus Rift CV1 supported video format with fast speed and excellent output quality. 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. as well as rip DVD to optimized video for playback on iPad, iPod, iPhone, Gear VR, Android tablet, Xbox 360/One/One S, PS3/PS4/PS4 Pro, Galaxy Tab and more. If you are a Mac user, you can turn to Rift CV1 DVD Ripper for Mac (OS Sierra included), which has the same function as the Windows version. Now download the right version and follow the tips below to finish your task.
Launch the top DVD to Oculus Rift CV1 converter, add your DVD files by clicking the "Add DVD" icon. ISO and DVD folder are also supported.
Step 2: Select a suitable output video format
As we mentioned above, Oculus Rift CV1 supports MP4, AVI, FLV, etc format. You can click the "Select ormat" bar and choose one from "Format > Video" list. Or select customized profile for Oculus Rift offered by this top VR video converter from "Device > VR".
Step 3. Select 3D mode
Click "Edit" and in the video editor windows, turn to "3D" tab and then choose "Left-Right" effect.
Step 3: Video encoding settings
By clicking the "Settings" button, you can modify the video/audio parameters. For ripping DVD to view on Oculus Rift CV1, 2D/3D videos for the Cinema app should be in 720p (1280*720) with a higher bitrate around 5mbit/s. Higher resolutions for the specific format doesn't make the quality better but are a waste of power and battery life.
Step 4: Start to rip DVD to Oculus Rift CV1
The last step is to press the big "Start" button on the right to start converting DVD files to Oculus Rift CV1. The conversion takes a few minutes, after conversion, you can click "Open" to locate the output videos. Then you can transfer and play videos on your Oculus Rift CV1 from your VR video player app.
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