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Sync/Transfer movie to iPad 2 (DVD, Blu-ray, video) from Mac computer

The new Apple iPad 2 plays but only H.264 and MPEG-4 encoded MP4, MOV and M4V videos up to 720p- which is not sufficient for movie lovers. If you also feel like transferring more movies to iPad 2, here’s a Mac app right for you- the Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac. The software shrink Blu-ray movie to iPad 720p MP4, rips DVD to iPad 2 optimized formats, and converts videos to iPad 2, MKV, AVI, MPG, VOB, TiVo and more, everything can be transferred to iPad 2 at ease.

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Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac is able to finish movie to iPad 2 conversion at super high speed, and will never let you encounter troubles caused by out of sync. In addition, it adopts unique built-in codec, which can absolutely ensure not to install any codec packs on your computers. You may download and install trial of the Mac movie to iPad 2 covnerter and try it out. It is 100% clear software and allows you to access all the functions. Only one thing, a watermark will be put on the screen of converted iPad 2 movies.


Find a guide of transferring movie to iPad 2 (DVD, Blu-ray, video) below:

System requirement:

Macintosh computer running Mac OS X 10.5 and above, Intel processor only

DVD-ROM for ripping DVD, BD-ROM for transferring Blu-ray movie to iPad 2

iPad 2 Converter tool- Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac installed


Step 1. Import source media for movie to iPad 2 conversion.

Once run the iMedia Converter for Mac software, click “Add Video” to load video files like MTS/M2TS, MKV, MOV, TOD, TiVo, etc or click on “BD/DVD folder” to load movie from DVD and Blu-ray source(Disc, folder, ISO).


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Step 2. Set iPad 2 format for synchronizing movies to iPad 2 Movie Library.

Click “Format”, find “iPad” and select a desired format from its secondary list. There are 3 templates for iPad 2.


mac video to ipad 2 converter


Converting SD videos to iPad 2: When converting SD (4:3) video to iPad 2, better choose “iPad Video MPEG-4(*.mp4)”, which offers SD quality (640*480) and takes up least space.

Putting DVD movies to iPad 2: Choose either “iPad Video H.264(*.mp4)” or “iPad Video MPEG-4(*.mp4)” format.

Converting HD video/Transferring Blu-ray to iPad 2: “iPad HD Video (*.mp4)” format is recommended, as this format creates best video quality(1280*720) for iPad 2 playback. The format takes up 3GB for a copying a 100min movie to iPad 2.


Step 3. Convert movie for sync movie to iPad 2.

Click “Convert” button to start converting Video, DVD, Blu-ray movie to iPad 2 optimized videos. If you would like to join several files together, just select these files and check the “Merge into one” box before clicking “Convert”.


mac dvd to ipad 2 ripper


Step 4. Transfer/Sync movies to iPad 2.

After conversion you can click “Open” to locate generated iPad 2 movies and add them to iTunes library. To transfer movie files to iPad 2, you need to install the latest version of iTunes 10. You can download iTunes 10 from Apple and sync movies to iPad from iTunes library easily. Find more detailed information about how to sync files to iPad 2.


Sync iPad movies to iPad


Tip: The Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac software updates itself for free whenever a new version is released.

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