How to Stream DVD to Chromecast

Stream DVD to Chromecast

Google Chromecast, like a cable box or antenna, can be used as a transmitter between TV and streaming video providers. Nowadays many people don't like to watch movies on small screens and want to switch to big screens to get better visual enjoyment. Google Chromecast streams DVD movies to high-definition televisions on the big screen. And it will provide better sound and higher image quality. What's more, you can also share videos with your family or friends instead of squeezing in front of a small screen. Just learn more detail about how to stream DVD to Chromecast with different methods from the article now.

Part 1: Best formats to stream DVD to Chromecast

Using Google Chromecast is a simple and convenient way to switch all your favorite video files from your laptop, tablet, and smartphone to a larger TV screen. Chromecast can use local files from Google browser cast extensions, but not DVDs. In order to stream DVD to Chromecast, you should learn more detail about the supported formats. Here are the listed of video formats supported by Chromecast: 3GP, AVI, MOV, MP4, M4V, M4A, MP3, MKV, OGV, OGM, OGG, OGA, WEBM and WAV.

However, in order to stream DVD to Chromecast with the best quality, MP4 and MKV are recommended. When you stream DVD to Chromecast with MP4, which preserve the high quality of the video format with a small size file. As for MKV, which should be large in size, which preserve the best quality of the original DVD content.

Part 2. Stream DVD to Chromecast to Compatible Format

Section 1: How to Stream DVD to Chromecast with Tipard DVD Ripper

Tipard DVD ripper should be one of the best DVD Rippers to rip and cast DVD to Chromecast. The DVD ripper can convert any DVD into many popular video and audio formats, even for the DVD with decryption. Here is a guide to stream DVD to Chromecast with Tipard DVD ripper.

Step 1

Download and install Tipard DVD Ripper on your PC or Mac.

And then you need to insert DVD into computer. Click the "DVD Disc" button to import the DVD content to the program.

Step 2

Select the output format as MP4 HQ or MKV HQ from "Profile".

Of course, you can also search for the desired format for the Smart TV, the program supports multiple TV formats with the optimal output.

Step 3

Settings for the Smart TV

Click "Settings" to adjust the parameters for the desired smart TV when streaming DVD to Chromecast. And then Click "Browse" and select a destination folder.

Step 4

StreamDVD to Chromecast

After ripping DVD to a digital file, you can use Chromecast to stream and cast DVD digital video from PC/Mac to TV, with the help of Google Cast browser extension.

Tipard DVD Ripper

Section 2: How to Stream DVD to Chromecast with WinX DVD Ripper

WinX DVD Ripper is another DVD ripping program to cast DVD to Chromecast. Instead of selecting and adjusting the output format, WinX DVD Ripper provides a default Chromecast presets, which you can stream DVD to Chromecast with MP4 directly.

Step 1: Download and install the latest version of WinX DVD Ripper Platinum. And then launch the program to add the DVD disc.

Step 2: Choose the output format as "Chromecast MP4 Video (H.264)" under General Video category, which turn DVD into Chromecast compatible formats.

Step 3: Click "Browse" to choose a destination folder, and then tap on the "RUN" button to stream DVD movies into Chromecast 2.

Stream DVD to Chromecast with WinX DVD Ripper

Section 3: How to Stream DVD to Chromecast with PavtubeByteCopy

PavtubeByteCopy is also enables to remove the encryption and turn DVD into Chromecast compatible formats. The program is able to stream DVD and Blu-ray files to Chromecast. You can always cast DVD movies to Chromecast easily with the following process.

Step 1: Once you download and install the DVD converting program, you can load the DVD movies into the program, the program also enables you to add DVD folder or ISO images.

Step 2: Choose the output format as MP4 H.264 or MKV to stream DVD to Chromecast. In order to keep the 1080p resolution of the original DVD, you can also customize the videos.

Step 3: And then you can click the "Convert" button to rip DVD to HDTV for Chromecast. You can try several times in order to get a optimal result for the output format.

Stream DVD to Chromecast with PavtubeByteCopy

Actually after ripping DVD to the compatible format, you still need to use Chromecast to stream DVD digital formats from computer to TV under Google Cast browser extension. Add Google Cast extension to Chrome browser, and then set "Tab casting quality" in "Option" based on your own needs. After that you can type in the file address of the video to the address bar of Chrome. Once the video is playback in Chrome browser, you can stream it to TV via Chromecast 2 using the Google Cast extension. Click the Google Cast extension icon in the Chrome tool bar, and choose the Chromecast device. Then the DVD video will be streamed to TV using Chromecast instantly.


Chromecast can extract audio and video streams from any DVD you supply, and then export it as a single MKV file. Chromecast can also playback local video files that are installed on Google Chrome, which runs on a computer. It does not involve any code transformation, so it only takes a very short time. And no other applications need to be installed. It will greatly save you time and effort. However, Google supported video is now limited to MP4 and WebM. In such kind of situation, Tipard DVD ripper would be the best option to help you rip DVDs to the optimal video formats. It is fast and easy to operate. Then we can stream the files to the Chromecast and enjoy the video on the big-screen HDTV.