Building on the Surface Pro 2 released late last year, the Surface Pro 3 is the "tablet that can replace a laptop." Is it time to buy a Surface tablet? Or maybe you already own of a Surface Pro 2 but you can know more about the new device.
"I just purchased a Windows SurfacePro 3 and was searching for an external DVD player that worked with the unit. I want to watch Blu-ray movies on Microsoft Surface Pro 3, should I get a Blu-ray drive for this Windows RT device? If I get a Blu-ray drive for Surface Pro 3, can I play Blu-ray movies with it's media player directly?" This article will show you how to Streaming Blu-ray movies to Surface Pro 3 on the Hand just few steps.
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How to enjoying Blu-ray movies to Surface Pro 3
If you want to transfer Blu-ray movies to Surface Pro 2, a professional powerful ripping program will help you a lot. Pavtube Blu-ray to Surface Pro 3 Converter is such a tool with the easiest workflow to help you rip off Blu-ray disc/ISO/folder protection, then convert the decrypted movie to MP4 format with best video settings for Surface Pro 3. Get Blu-ray to Surface Pro 3 Converter for Mac here; well support Mac Mavericks!
Step 1. Run Blu-ray to Surface Pro 3 Converter; load Blu-ray.
This converter does not only support Blu-ray disc/folder/ISO, but also able to convert DVD disc/folder/ISO/IFO files. Your ISO image file would be recognized automatically so there’s no need to run virtual drive to mount it any more.
Step 2. Choose format.
Click the drop-down list besides “Format” list, you can find many presets and columns for different devices and programs. Let’s switch to “Windows” column and select “Microsoft Surface Windows RT/Pro H.264 Video (*.mp4)” as the best preset for Surface Pro 3. (For Surface Pro 2 users, refer the guide: How to copy Blu-ray movies to Surface Pro 2 for playback easily)
Or you can enter “Surface” in the small search box at bottom right corner.
Step 3. Adjust specs or edit video before conversion (Optional).
If you want to customize output video size, bitrate, frame rate and others, just click “Settings” to enter profiles settings window.
And you can click the pencil-like icon on the top to crop, trim, edit audio/subtitles/ or add watermarks before conversion.
Step 4. Start conversion.
Now hit the big red “Convert” to start converting Blu-ray movies to Surface Pro 3 MP4 with best settings for playback.
After the conversion, you can get the converted Blu-ray rips in .mp4 format by tapping the Open button.
Tip:Steps to transfer files to Microsoft Surface via USB wire.
1.Copy files onto a USB flash drive or memory card on your other computer.
2. Insert the USB flash drive or memory card into Surface.
3.Tap or click the notification that appears in the upper-right corner of the screen.
4.Tap or click Open folder to view files.
5.Select the files or folders you want to add to Surface, tap or click Home, and then tap or click Copy to.
6.Select a location. For example, choose Documents if the flash drive or memory card contains documents.