How to Convert DVD to Samsung Galaxy S4 Compatible Videos


New user
The 5.0-inch 1080P touchscreen & 2600mAh battery and the build-in 16G/32G storage makes Samsung Galaxy S4 absolutely perfect for watching movies. However, it doesn’t have a built-in DVD-ROM or DVD player for the playback of DVD movies. If you want to watch DVD on Samsung Galaxy S4, you will need a tool to convert DVD to Samsung Galaxy S4 playable video files first.

Tool to Play DVD Movie on Galaxy S4 Wide Screen

When choosing the DVD to Samsung Galaxy S4 converter, take the following factors into consideration: How effective is the converter when it rips DVD copy protection? Can it defeat the new DVD copy protection? What about the video quality after conversion, will it be nice without those annoying scratches and other irregularities? How about the conversion speed, is it real-time, or far beyond real-time?

If you only need to rip common DVD that is not copy protected or encrypted, and do not bother with self parameter settings, you may try Handbrake (free) to rip DVD to Samsung S4.

If you need to rip copy protected or encrypted DVD, or rip DVD with subtitles, iFunia DVD Ripper for Mac is the best DVD to Galaxy S4 ripper and copy tool, with it, you can fast rip your DVD collections to Samsung Galaxy S4 videos with optimized video settings bypass the DVD copy protection. If you are using Windows, you can refer to DVD Ripper for Windows.

Step 1. Load DVD Movies or DVD Folder

Download, install and run this DVD to Galaxy S4 Converter on your computer. Then, click the “Load DVD” button to load DVD sources you want to rip. As you can see, added movies can be previewed on the right viewing window and you can take snapshots freely while previewing.

Tips: You can then click Edit or Trim to customize your DVD movies by cutting off unnecessary parts, adding watermarks, adjusting video effects, cropping videos, etc.

Step 2. Choose Output Video Format

To play DVD movies on Galaxy S4 successfully, it is of necessity to pick up an Galaxy S4 friendly video format. According to Samsung official website, H.264 MP4 is the best video format for Galaxy S4. So here you can click Profile and go to Common Video to set MP4 as the output video format.

Tips for Showing Best Video Formats Supported by Samsung Galaxy S4:
Video Format: MP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, DivX, XviD
Video Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels
Audio Format: MP3, WAV, eAAC+, WMA, FLAC

Step 3. Select Subtitle and Audio Language for Samsung Galaxy S4

Click the Subtitle option and you choose the prefer language you want from the drop-down list. The DVD to Samsung Galaxy S4 converter will hard burn the selected subtitle to Samsung Galaxy S4 video, so that you can enjoy movies with hard-burned subtitles. Then click Audio to select the language like English, French to hear.

Step 4. Start Converting DVD files to iPad Video

Here comes the final step. You can click bottom-right button “Convert” to get the DVD to Galaxy S4 conversion started. The full conversion will be finished in a short while. After that, link your Galaxy S4 to PC and transfer the converted DVD videos to it for enjoyment easily.


New user
There are numerous good DVD ripping programs available, and there are often free offers on various free offer sites. There are also many good video conversion programs available, and they too are often offfered as freebies.

What I did personally, was to watch for free offers on both types of program, and I didn't have to wait too long before I had what I needed.