Samsung announced a new 8-inch Android tablet, the Galaxy Tab A. The ultra-affordable Amazon Fire HD 8 will be big competition for the Samsung tablet. Samsung's new tablet features its 8-inch 1024 x 768 pixels resolution which is very suitable to watch movies. How to play Blu-ray disc and iTunes M4V movies via Samsung Galaxy Tab A? Obviously, the Galaxy Tab A does not have the specific hardware needed to insert Blu-Ray discs, and this is reportedly one of the reasons why Asus tablet didn't include software to play physical media discs in Android.
Since most of commercial Blu-ray movies have protection that prevented Blu-ray copy. To put a Blu-ray movie on Galaxy Tab A, a professional Blu-ray ripping tool is needed. Acrok Blu-ray Ripping software is a good choice. It can professionally rip Blu-ray to Galaxy Tab A supported video format with fast speed and excellent output quality. In addition, this Blu-ray ripping tool can also convert Blu-ray/DVD/Any format to various popular formats like M4V, AVI, MP4, WMV, MPEG, MOV, FLV, MKV, 3GP, etc. as well as rip Blu-ray to optimized video for playback on Galaxy S8, iPad Pro, Surface Pro, Galaxy Note 8, Fire HD 8, ZenPad Z8s and more. If you are a Mac user, you can turn to Acrok Blu-ray Ripper for Mac, which allows you to rip and transfer Blu-ray to Samsung Galaxy Tab A in Mac.
It's quite possible that you want to transfer your iTunes movies to Galaxy Tab A that you can enjoy your videos anywhere and anytime. However, due to the DRM protection, iTunes M4V videos can only play on Apple devices. Meanwhile, M4V is not a video format supported by Galaxy Tab A. Then is there a way to remove DRM protection and convert iTunes videos for Galaxy Tab A? The answer is definitely Yes!
Tip: What video formats Galaxy Tab A can play? MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI ,FLV, MKV and WEBM. Here, Our suggestion is H.264 MP4.
Part One: How to rip Blu-ray movies for playing on Galaxy Tab A?
Free download Galaxy Tab A Blu-ray Ripper
Load Blu-ray movies
Install and run Blu-ray to Galaxy Tab A Converter on your computer. Insert the Blu-ray disc into your Blu-ray drive and launch the Samsung tablet blu-ray ripping software. Click "Load Disc" to select and import the Blu-ray movies you want to rip for Galaxy Tab A. ISO and IFO files are also supported.
Choose output fotmat
Click the "Format" bar to choose the output format for Galaxy Tab A. Here you can simply choose "Common video > H.264 Video(*.mp4)" as the output video format. Then click "Settings" to adjust video codec, bit rate, frame rate, etc. if necessary.
Start Blu-ray conversion
Now go to the last step: click "Convert" to begin ripping Blu-ray to Galaxy Tab A compatible MP4 video files. After the conversion, you can tap "Open" to locate the converted videos immediately. Then connect your Galaxy Tab A to computer and transfer the video files to your tablet for enjoyment on the go.
Part Two: How to watch iTunes M4V movies on Galaxy Tab A?
Free download iTunes to Galaxy Tab A Converter
Load iTunes M4V files
You first install and launch the the iTunes to Galaxy Tab A Converter. After doing this, click on the add button so as to import your iTunes video that is in the M4V format to the DRM-remover software for the conversion.
Choose MP4 Format
Next, choose an output format that is compatible with Nexus. Here you can click Video files to and select H.264 MP4 as the output format, which is supported by Galaxy Tab A. As you can see, almost all regular video formats are provided. What's more, there are 100+ video presets for portable devices like iPhone 8, Galaxy S8, LG G6, HTC U11, Xperia XA, OnePlus 5T, etc.
At last, make sure that the settings are okay and then click "Convert" button to begin converting protected iTunes M4V videos to DRM-free MP4 for Galaxy Tab A. When the conversion finishes, click "Open" button to locate the converted files. Then connect your Galaxy Tab A to computer via USB and transfer the videos to it effortlessly. That's all. You can play purchased iTunes movies on Galaxy Tab A for free.