How to Convert DVD to MPEG-1/MPEG-2 Successfully?

Posted by Adam Gorden on May 13, 2020 5:38 PM

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If the storage space of your computer or other digital devices is very small, it must be a wonderful choice for you to burn all your favorite films or music into DVD. However, some old DVD players or old TVs you have can only support MPEG format, which is widely used on some devices a decade ago. So you need to convert DVD to MPEG format and make the files capable of play on DVD player and an old TV. Here will provide you some basic information on MPEG and the detailed steps of how to convert easily and effectively.

Part 1.The introduction of MPEG
Part 2.The best solution to convert DVD to MPEG
Part 3.Steps to convert DVD to MPEG
Part 4.Conclusion:

Part 1. The introduction of MPEG

MPEC format can be divided into five types, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MPEG-7, and MPEG-21. These inventions ushered in the digital age of audiovisual communication.

The Mpeg-1 format was published in 1992. It mainly solves the problem of multimedia storage, and its successful formulation makes the MPEG-1 products, represented by VCD and MP3, widely used in the world.

The MPEG-2 format was published in 1994. Mpeg-2 format includes the coding standard of digital TV, image communication and other fields

Part 2. The best solution to convert DVD to MPEG

In this situation, you had better use a DVD converter to convert DVD files into MPEG format. And you may don't how what kind of converter should you choose. Here will recommend you the best video converter in 2020—TunesKit Video Converter. It is a professional DVD ripper that can be used fluently on Wins of Mac system in your computer.

It can help you convert DVD files to MPEG-1, MPEG-2, and other 250+ video or audio formats, and it also can convert the files in DVD suitable for 68+ output devices, like iPad, iPhone ,and Apple TV. What's more, the operation of this software is very easy to follow.

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Key Features of TunesKit DVD Ripper:

  • Convert DVD to MPEG-1, MPEG-2 without quality loss
  • Rip a DVD into 250+ format
  • Edit DVDs with built-in video editor
  • Convert to 68+ output device
  • Easy of use with clear navigations
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Part 3.Steps to convert DVD to MPEG

Here are the detailed steps of using this software:

Step 1. Open TunesKit and Add Your Target DVDs

To add the Target DVD, you should first connect your DVD with a computer via a CD-ROM drives. Then you should click the first button on the top of the surface and select the DVD files. Or you can just drag your target DVD files into the interface.

main interface

Step 2. Customize Output Format of your files

First, Click "Format" in the lower left of the interface. Then, Choose the "High-Speed mode" > "General Video"> Choose the "MPEG-1" or "MPEG-2".

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Step 3.Start to Convert DVD to MPEG

After you select the format, click "Convert" below and you can find you converted files in the third button on the top of the interface. And wait for the files to finish converting.

converted video

TunesKit Video Converter is a multifunctional DVD to MPEG converter which can perfectly meet all your needs. With 60X fast conversion speed and high conversion quality, this software not only can help you convert DVD to popular video formats like MP4, MKV, AVI, but also can convert DVD to audio formats like MP3, FLAV, MKA and so on.

After you have finished the process of converting, it can provide you some professional video clip tools like crop and adjust videos, trim videos and audios, apply special effects.

Part 4. Conclusion

As TunesKit is very useful and practical, I hope you can download it and have a try. If you still have another question about converting or ripping DVDs into other formats, you can leave your voice below.


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