When you have a DVD, you may want to rip it for safe backup or playback on phone or tablet. Ripping DVD is simple, but the DVD copy protection comes with most commercial movie DVDs make the process complicated. No worries, a good DVD decrypter for Mac OS X will rip encrypted DVD on Mac easily. Below we list a few Mac OSX DVD decrypter software that will 100% decrypt/rip protected DVDs on Mac (MacBook Air/Pro/iMac).
1. MacX DVD Ripper Pro
MacX DVD Ripper Pro is a professional DVD decrypter for Mac OSX (El Capitan supported) and Windows (10) that can rip any encrypted DVDs from Disney, Paramount, 20th Century Fox, Universal, Warner Bros etc by removing all the DVD copy protections like DVD CSS, region code, RCE, Sony ArccOS, UOPs, Disney X-project DRM, etc. This Mac DVD decrypter software will easily rip protected DVD on Mac (MacBook Air/Pro/iMac) to popular video formats or mobiles with it.
* Decrypt DVD on Mac with copy protections like CSS, RCE, APS, UOPs, etc.
* Copy encrypted DVD movies 1:1 to ISO image, MKV, MPEG2.
* Rip protected DVDs on Mac to MP4, AVI, 3GP, MOV, FLV etc, or to iPhone SE/6S/6S Plus, iPad Pro/Air 2/mini 4, Samsung Galaxy S7/Note 5 etc.
* Support Mac OS X Leopard to El Capitan, with 36x faster speed and original quality.
How to rip encrypted DVD with this DVD decrypter Mac
How to decrypt protected DVD on Mac (MacBook)
Step 1: Free download DVD decrypting software on Mac and run it. Click "DVD Disc" to load disc from the drive. Or you can click "DVD Path" to import DVD folder or ISO image saved on your computer.
Step 2: Choose the output format or device from the drop-down window.
Step 3: Click the "Browse" button to set the destination for the output video.
Step 4: Tap "RUN" button and this DVD decrypter for Mac will automatically select the right chapter from the encrypted DVD and start the ripping process.
Note: if you have any trouble ripping the latest DVDs like those Disney protected DVD movies, just choose Safe Mode on the interface and it will work like a charm.
Handbrake is among users' favorite Mac DVD decrypter freeware to rip DVD on Mac. It's easy to use and works on Mac, Windows and Linux, and it's able to rip DVD to popular formats and devices like iPhone iPad Android. However, not a few of users are complaining that Handbrake won't rip DVD with copy protection. In fact, Handbrake requires libdvdcss to decrypt protected DVDs, so if you have isntalled libdvdcss on Mac, it will be simple to rip encrypted DVD on Mac with this Mac OSX DVD decrypter freeware.
Note: for users with El Capitan, they may run into Handbrake errors with libdvdcss as El Capitan's new security system, "System Integrity Protection", removes libdvdcss. In this case, you may try to reinstall the Handbrake libdvdcss.pkg. Check the full solution to HandBrake Libdvdcss errors.
MakeMKV stands as a good free DVD decrypter for Mac OS X (El Capitan) as it can convert various multimedia, including Blu-ray and DVD discs. It's on the list of best Mac DVD decrypters for that it can rip DVDs and Blu-ray discs protected with latest versions of AACS and BD+. This Mac DVD decrypting freeware is fast, super easy and strong, but it can output MKV only, which means you will get a DVD rip comes in at 15GB and a Blu-Ray rip at 30GB easily. Besides, many users have encountered "ILLEGAL REQUEST:COPY PROTECTION KEY EXCHANGE FAILURE" error for that some latest copy protections are not supported.
Note: before you start the protected DVD ripping process, make sure that you hard drive have enough space to save the output MKV file.
4. MacX DVD Ripper Mac Free Edition
Suggested by its name, MacX DVD Ripper Mac Free Edition is a free DVD decrypter for Mac (MacBook Air/Pro/iMac etc). This DVD decrypter Mac OS X freeware is 100% free yet powerful to rip and decrypt protected DVDs on Mac (El Capitan incl.) by removing the widely-used copy protections like CSS encryption, Sony ARccOS, region protection, UOPs, APS, Disney movies copy protection. It supports DVD decrypting free to MOV, MP4, M4V, iTunes, Apple TV video for iPhone (SE/6S), iPad (Pro), Apple TV 4, etc.
Note: this Mac os x dvd decrypter comes with limited output formats and devices profiles, as well as limited support for latest copy protections, so you may need to upgrade to the advanced DVD ripper decrypter for Mac.
Price and Availability
MacX DVD Ripper Pro is priced at $59.95, but now there’s a special offer http://www.macxdvd.com/special-offer/.You can get MacX DVD Ripper Pro full version at $29.95. Or you can get Spring Gift Pack (70% OFF, MacX DVD Ripper Pro, MacX Video Converter Pro, 5KPlayer), only $39.95 now.
About MacXDVD Software, Inc.
MacXDVD Software is a division of Digiarty Software Company, owns a professional multimedia software development team, providing a range of products for Macintosh Computer users, including MacX Video Converter, MacX DVD Ripper, DVD Author, DVD backup tools, etc, series of apps for Apple video player, and iPhone, iPad 2D and 3D video games. More information, please visit http://www.macxdvd.com.