When talking about the best free iTunes DRM removal software, most of you may come up with Requiem, a powerful DRM cracker freeware to remove FairPlay DRM protection from iTunes music, videos and books. As is known to all, DRM encryption has largely restricted the use of media content we legally purchased or rented from iTunes since its implementation. In this case, the release of a FairPlay DRM removal software, like Requiem will inevitably excite the people who hate DRM and are in badly need of removing the DRM restriction from iTunes movies.
Undoubtedly, Requiem is a great tool for iTunes DRM removal. The reasons can be varied. Firstly, it's totally free of charge. That's the key point to make it the most popular FairPlay DRM removal freeware among iTunes users. Besides, it's easy-to-use and works for almost all kinds of digital content sold in iTunes Store. It's an all-in-one iTunes DRM remover freeware to bypass iTunes DRM lock from both videos and audios. What's more, it generates high quality video files and allows you to enjoy them on multiple non-Apple devices, like Samsung, Nokia, HTC, PSP, HD TV, etc.
However, freeware always come with limitations. So does Requiem. For example, it can't bypass DRM encryption from iTunes movie rentals but only purchases. It works unstably and even stops upgrading since 4.1 for a long time. That's to say, you can't use it any more to convert DRM locked 1080P videos with systems running iTunes 11 and Mac OS X 10.8 or later.
So here in this article, we are going to introduce you an ideal alternative to Requiem to enable you remove FairPlay DRM from iTunes movie rentals and purchases on systems beyond Mac OS X 10.8 running the latest iTunes.
Replacement of Requiem to Remove DRM from iTunes Movies
Before getting into what is going on, we have to admit that there is few iTunes DRM removal freeware would work better than Requiem. Since it's difficult for us to find another free FairPlay DRM remover like Requiem, why not switching to the paid ones with more powerful functions and frequent updates provided?
TunesKit iTunes DRM Remover for Mac is such a great alternative to Requiem for FairPlay DRM removal. It costs $45.95 to remove DRM protection from both rented and purchased iTunes movies and TV shows. It's similar to Requiem but more than that. Now, let's take a look at the key features of this powerful DRM cracker for iTunes as below.
- Strip FairPlay DRM from both iTunes movie rentals and purchases
- Convert DRM-ed M4V movies to unprotected MP4 at 20x faster speed
- Retain 100% original video quality, 5.1 audio tracks and subtitles
- Perfectly compatible with the latest iTunes and Mac OS X 10.8 or later
- Easy-to-use and gets lifelong free upgrade and technical support
As you can see, TuneKit iTunes DRM Removal for Mac has similar functions with Requiem yet performs much better. It's definitely the best alternative to Requiem for you who need to get rid of DRM from iTunes videos for good. You can get more information from the tutorial page to see how it works in removing DRM from iTunes movies with lossless video qulity preserved: How to Losslessly Remove DRM and Convert iTunes M4V to MP4 with TunesKit.
Nick Orin is a review writer, software geek and Mac OS enthusiast. He spends all his free time in searching useful software and gadgets to share with others.