How to Rip DVD with the Best WinX DVD Ripper Alternative

WinX DVD Ripper Alternative

WinX DVD Ripper is popular DVD ripping software for Windows users and has the ability to rip DVD to mainstream videos and audios. In all, the free DVD ripper can convert DVD to MP4, MPEG, WMV, FLV, MOV, MP3, as well as rip DVD to specific devices including iPhone, iPod, AppleTV, HTC, Samsung, and PSP.

However, with limited output formats, ordinary video quality and poor editing feature, the free WinX DVD Ripper cannot meet all our needs. For example, what if we want to convert DVD to AVI as a backup on computer? Beside, this free DVD ripper for Windows is not that stable as it happens to crash or just freeze with a not-responding alert.

This article focuses on finding the best way to rip DVD with WinX DVD Ripper alternative. After testing several related software, two outstanding DVD converters are chosen. One is an open source DVD ripper called Handbrake with the ability to rip DVD to MP4, M4V and MKV. The other is Tipard DVD Ripper, which can convert any DVD to nearly all video and audio formats.

Compared to WinX DVD Ripper, Handbrake has a smaller size and multi-OS compatibility, but can only rip DVD to MP4, M4V, and MKV, while Tipard DVD Ripper provides multiple editing features and can convert DVD disc, folder, ISO file to any video format with great quality and fast speed. Obviously, Tipard DVD Ripper is the best DVD ripping software among the three. If you are looking for an alternative to WinX DVD Ripper, this Tipard software to rip DVD is definitely your best choice. The following is the detailed tutorial on how to convert DVD with the best DVD ripper. Another guide on ripping DVD with Handbrake is also available.

How to Rip DVD to Computer with DVD Ripper

Step 1


Download and install DVD Ripper. Insert the DVD disc to your DVD drive. If the DVD to be ripped is in ISO image file form, mount it to a virtual DVD drive first. For DVD folder, go to next step.

Step 2

Add DVD to the software

Launch DVD Ripper. Click "Load disc" button to add your DVD disc/ISO file into software. To add DVD folder to DVD Ripper, click the dropdown button and select "Load DVD Folder". Also you can select the IFO file from VIDEO_TS directory.

Step 3

Set output format and destination

Choose your needed video or audio format like MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, VOB, MKV, MP3, ALAC, FLAC, WAV and more from the "Profile" list. You can quickly target the format by typing it in the search box below. What's more, this DVD ripping software is built with various presets for you to convert DVD to iPhone SE, iPhone 6s/6s plus/6/6 plus/5s/5c/5, iPad Pro/Air 2/Air/mini 4/mini 3, iPod touch, Samsung, Moto, Sony, PSP, Zune, Blackberry and other specific devices.

Then set the folder directory where you want to store the ripped DVD video.

Step 4

Personalize the output video if needed

Multiple video-editing features are offered by the best DVD ripper software. You can adjust video effects including brightness, saturation, contrast, hue and volume; trim video length; crop video to cut the unwanted part; and add text/image watermark to the video.

Step 5

Convert DVD to your needed format

Click the big "Convert" button to start ripping DVD to your needed format. Tipard DVD Ripper supports multi-threading task and batch conversion. Therefore, you can convert more than one DVD title/chapter at one time. This will do a lot of help to save your time and energy.

  • Rip any DVD to MP4, AVI, MOV, WMV, MKV, and more
  • Perfect the video with creative editing features
  • Rip DVD disc/movie with 6x faster speed than other DVD Ripper and also WinX DVD
  • With initial and simple design, it's very easy to use for anyone
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