How to convert UHD to Blu-ray: Quick and Easy Steps

2018-09-29 08:31:50     Posted by Kumara Velu

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Summary: What do you do if you want to make a 4K UHD Blu-ray movie playable in your BD player? You can convert the UHD Blu-ray to Blu-ray! Check the article to find the detailed steps.

Just when you thought your 1080p Blu-ray movies are the ultimate in home entertainment, 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray movies sweeps into the home entertainment scene, edging out standard Blu-ray movies.

If you’ve been watching regular Blu-ray movies, you’d definitely welcome this development. 

If you’re planning to go out and buy a 4K UHD Blu-ray and pop it into your existing Blu-ray player, hold on a second.

There’s bad news for you. Standard Blu-ray players don’t support 4K Blu-ray video. They support only BD25 and BD50 discs.

For your information, 4K UHD movies come in the BD100 disc format which is not supported in a regular Blu-ray player.

So, what do you do if you want to make a 4K UHD movie playable in your BD player? Do you have to fork out more cash to purchase a 4K UHD Blu-ray player.

The good news is there’s no need to. You can convert UHD to Blu-ray.

Yes, you can convert UHD to Blu-ray disc. In other words, you can convert 2160p to 1080p Blu-ray flawlessly.

It’s possible with the DVDFab UHD to Blu-ray Converter widely recognized as the world's first 4K UHD to Blu-ray converter.

 

Convert UHD to Blu-ray Disc with DVDFab UHD to Blu-ray Converter

The main purpose of this one-of-a-kind program is to downscale 4K Ultra HD Blu-rays to standard Blu-ray 1080p

If you downscale it to normal Blu-ray from this resolution would you end up with a standard Blu-ray superior in quality to regular Blu-ray in your collection?

Yes, with DVDFab UHD to Blu-ray Converter you get lossless video quality which has no noticeable difference between that of HDR10.

What’s more, audio quality is pristinely preserved, too.

Another bonus is once the conversion is done, you may choose one of the two output options available.

Either save the conversion as a ISO file which you could use it at a later date or if you want to play the file on a non-4K Blu-ray player, you could burn it to a standard Blu-ray disc.

 

How to convert UHD to Blu-ray with DVDFab UHD to Blu-ray Converter

The first step would be to download the latest version of DVDFab. Select the 64-bit version as the 32-bit version doesn't support the downscaling of 4K UHD to Blu-ray.

Insert your 4K UHD disc into the Blu-ray drive upon installation of DVDFab.

When the program opens, select the Copy mode in the main menu.

Then click the arrow button below the DVDFab logo.

When the drop down menu shows up, choose UHD to Blu-ray option.

Go on to click Choose Other Titles to select the titles you'll want to use.

If you want only selected portions of the video, you may select the necessary chapters, audio tracks and subtitles.

You are allowed to further customize your output video by clicking on the Settings icon.

Within the Advanced Settings menu, click on the Output button. Here you have two options - either select BD25 1080p or BD50 1080p.

You may also choose Custom menu under Menu Mode if you so wish.

Under Menu Settings you can also choose your own custom menu or no menu.

Under custom menu you may go on to tweak the text and add your preferred background by using the built in designer.

Once you're satisfied with your Advanced Settings, click OK.

You'll be brought back to the main interface window.

Now you're ready to output the downscaled 4K UHD video.

Convert UHD to Blu-ray ISO

Alternatively, you could save it as an ISO file which you could use to burn to disc at a later time.

If you wish to convert UHD to Blu-ray ISO, select the ISO mode and choose the location where you would want to save it by clicking on the icon next to the folder icon at the bottom of the program interface.

Convert UHD to Folder

You may also copy your 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray movie to a folder on your computer hard disk which you could later use to burn a Blu-ray disc.

To create a folder click on the folder icon at the bottom of the interface, next to the create ISO icon.

Final Steps to Convert UHD to Blu-ray disc

If you want to burn your converted video to disc, then insert a blank Blu-ray disc and proceed to choose the Blu-ray drive as the Save to option.

 

As the final step, click on the Start button and the disc burning process begins.

Once done, test the disc in your Blu-ray player.

Now that you know how to convert UHD to Blu-ray, you’re invited to download DVDFab Blu-ray to UHD Converter.

You'll get a fully-functional version of the best 4K to 1080p converter

Just imagine, you have 30 full days to test out the software to see how good it is.

That's enough time to see for yourself how well it suits you UHD to Blu-ray conversion needs.

So, go head and give DVDFab  UHD to Blu-ray Converter.

a test drive today. You’ll soon agree that it is the best 4K to 1080p converter.

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