DVD is very common now. You may hold lots of DVD movies and want to watch your favorite DVD movies on your iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc. on the go or share them to video sharing sites with more people. However, portable devices and online video sites usually don't support DVD. What do to? Yeah, rip the DVD movies! You may look for free DVD rippers so that you don't need to spend any money on DVD ripping. Here we list the best 5 free DVD ripper to help you rip DVD on PC. If you want to rip DVD on Mac, please turn to Free DVD Ripper for Mac.
Have a look at the best 5 popular DVD ripper freeware and choose the one you like to help you convert DVD to video in Windows (Windows 8 included).
Handbrake is a free and cross-platform DVD ripper to rip DVDs for playback on iPhone, iPad, iPod, PSP, Apple TV, etc. For version 0.9.3 or above, it can also convert videos. This free DVD ripper only works well with personal DVDs that you have purchased. If you want to rip some encrypted commercial DVD movies, you'd better turn to other DVD ripping software like Aimersoft DVD ripper software. You can have a view at how to use Handbrake for Windows (Including Windows 8) to rip DVD on PC.
DVD Shrink has been considered as the best DVD ripper freeware for Windows (Windows 8 compatible). Although it hasn't been developed for a very long time, it stills gains popularity in DVD ripping backup and compressing. DVD Shrink can compress the usual 8GB dual-layer DVDs down to 4GB sizes that fit on a single layer (4.7 GB) DVD.
Format Factory is an all-in-one free video converter and DVD ripper. It comes with 4 cool skins and supports more than 56 languages, which make it very special among all the free DVD rippers. The intuitive interface enables you to find the conversion options easily. Besides, it allows you to convert DVD to lots of video formats including mobile devices video formats. Before starting the DVD ripping process, you can adjust video bitrates, size, add subtitle, watermark, etc. as you like.
Like DVD Shrink, DVD Decrypter hasn't been updated for years, but many people still prefer this free DVD ripper software. DVD Decrypter can help you copy DVD to your computer's hard drive for backup in just a few mouse clicks. DVDs protected with CSS, Mac revision content protection, region codes, etc. can all be dealt with DVD Decrypter. Learn to use DVD Decrypter.
DVDFab HD Decrypter is an all-in-one DVD copy, DVD ripper and DVD creator. It can help you cut through copy protection and rip DVD to your hard drive. It doesn't offer any compression tool so the output video may be very large. DVDFab is the simple version of the advanced paid DVDFab Platinum. But it enables you to do whatever you need for DVD ripping.
Tips: If you want to rip DVD to various popular video formats like MP4, AVI, MOV, WMV, MPG, FLV or audio format like MP3, M4A, AAC, WAV, OGG, etc. You'd better turn to other DVD ripper software because these DVD ripper freeware cannot meet your needs. You can have a try of Aimersoft DVD ripper for Windows, an ideal DVD ripper to rip any DVD to popular video and audio formats.