People would choose to backup their BD/DVD collection to ISO image files to save physical space and prevent hard disks from damages. But as a data reflection of DVD or Blu-ray disc, ISO files cannot be directly opened or watched without virtual driver, let alone a portable device like iPad. What if you really want to watch ISO files on iPad? Of course, we are not to pay iTunes’ ridiculous prices to watch movies and TV shows I already own on ISO image files. Instead, we’ll just convert those ISO files to an iPad-friendly format.
To do this, you need a tool that can read the ISO files and convert ISO image files to iPad-friendly formats. There are many programs out there that allow you to transcode the content. One of the finest solutions available for people who are looking to convert their files from BD/DVD ISO to iPad is Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate. It has outputs for all the iPad models (iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad Mini 4 included) as well as Apple TV and iPod Touch. With it, you can effortlessly convert ISO files to iPad supported video formats with fast speed and excellent output quality. In addition, this all-in-one program can rip and backup DVD/Blu-ray discs and convert various popular video formats like AVI, MP4, WMV, MPEG, MOV, FLV, MKV, and more.
Converting BD/DVD ISO to iPad using this program is simple as ABC. After downloading, follow the wizard to install and run the program. If you’re using a Mac, simply turn to the Mac version. Now follow the steps below to finish the task.
Simple Steps to Play ISO files on iPad
Step 1. Load ISO files
Just click “Load Disc” button to load BD ISO or DVD ISO files. You can see all ISO files as they are displayed in the interface.
Step 2. Choose Output Format
Now you should choose an output format. Here the video profiles for different models of iPads: iPad 4, iPad Air, iPad mini, New iPad, iPad 2 and iPad are provided for your choice. Simply click “Format” > “iPad” and select your iPad moedel to convert ISO to fit your iPad. Meanwhile, you can click Output Folder to set a place to save the converted media files.
Tip: Click “Settings” to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. Remember the file size and video quality is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss.
Step 3. Start converting ISO to iPad
Now you’ve come to the last step: click the Convert button to let the program star the ISO to iPad conversion. It may take a while for the whole conversion process. When it completes, the program will notice you and you can then find the converted iPad compatible files in the destination folder. After that, transfer them to your iPad via iTunes and you can play and enjoy those ISO files on iPad.