How to Play Blu-rays on Xbox One?

2019-03-19 03:43:01

   Posted by Ada


Summary: Here in this post, we will show you how to play Blu-rays on Xbox One and how to convert Blu-rays to Xbox One supported formats like AVI, MKV, WMV and more easily and quickly.

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As Xbox One comes with an integrated Blu-ray drive to play game discs, so you may wonder whether it supports the playback of Blu-ray movies. Certainly, the answer is yes. Xbox One is not only a home video console but also can be used as a Blu-ray player to play Blu-ray movies and the newly released Xbox One S and Xbox One X even can work on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray movies. However, it is not as simple as popping in a Blu-ray disc to play it, you need to do some extra jobs. Here in this post, we will show you how to play Blu-rays on Xbox One in detail.


Part 1: How to Play Blu-rays on Xbox One?

Part 2: Play Blu-rays on Xbox One without Any Limitations


Part 1: How to Play Blu-rays on Xbox One?

To play Blu-rays on Xbox One, you first need to download and install the dedicated Blu-ray Player on Microsoft store. There are different methods to install the program.

Method 1: Install from Xbox Home

1. Turn on Xbox One, and hit the Xbox button on the hand controller to open the guide.

2. Select Home and then scroll right and select Store.

3. Type “Blu-ray Player” into the search bar and search it.

4. Click the “Blu-ray Player” to open the store page.

5. Click the “Install” button to download and install the app on your Xbox One.

When the installation is complete, you can return to the main dashboard, insert your Blu-ray disc, and click the “Play disc” title to play the Blu-ray movie.

Method 2: Install by inserting a disc

1. Insert your Blu-ray disc into the disc tray of your Xbox One.

2. Select the Blu-ray Disc app when it appears.

3. Select the “Install” button to install the app to your Xbox One.

When the installation is complete, you can go back to the dashboard, and click the “Play disc” option to play the Blu-ray movie.

Although Xbox One is able to play Blu-ray discs, there are cases where it fails to open a Blu-ray disc due to incompatibility or region codes. Some scratched discs also cannot be recognized by the Blu-ray drive of Xbox One. So under these conditions, you have to turn to a powerful Blu-ray ripper tool, which can rip and convert your Blu-ray to Xbox One supported video formats. After that, you can play the converted Blu-ray movie on Xbox One through a USB hard drive without any limitations.


Part 2: Play Blu-rays on Xbox One without Any Limitations

To rip Blu-rays to Xbox One, we recommend you DVDFab Blu-ray Ripper. DVDFab Blu-ray Ripper is the best Blu-ray to Xbox One converter that can rip any Blu-rays including scratched Blu-rays to Xbox One or Xbox One compatible video formats like MKV, AVI, WMV and more easily and quickly. Moreover, in the conversion process, the region codes will be removed completely. Therefore, with DVDFab Blu-ray Ripper, you can watch your favorite Blu-ray movies on Xbox One without any limitations.

There are also many advanced options in DVDFab for you to set the video codec, resolution, frame rate, etc., crop, trim the video, add watermark and subtitles, adjust picture values and more. DVDFab Blu-ray Ripper uses the latest hardware acceleration technology, so it can convert a 2-hour high definition Blu-ray movies in a few minutes. It is also easy to use for its intuitive interface design. It is available for both Windows and Mac users. Now let see how to use this Blu-ray ripper to rip a Blu-ray.

Step 1: Run DVDFab 10, go to the Ripper module, and insert the Blu-ray disc to your optical drive. The DVDFab will load this Blu-ray disc automatically.

Step 2: Go to the profile library on the top left corner of the main interface, and click Device > Microsoft to select the Xbox One as the profile. You can also click Format tab to select an Xbox One supported video format as the output format.

Step 3: Now you can customize your video freely. The main movie title has been selected by default here, but you can choose other titles. Then you can change the title name and choose the chapters, audio tracks and subtitles you want. You can also click the “wrench” icon to customize your settings and click the “editor” icon to edit the video in your way.

Step 4: Go to the bottom of the main interface and select a directory to save the output video. And then you can click the “Start” button to start the process of ripping the Blu-ray to Xbox One.

Then wait a while, you can get the converted Blu-ray and you can play the Blu-ray movie freely on your Xbox One with a USB stick drive. Xbox One can also play 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray discs, but if you come across any problems when playing 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray discs on Xbox One, you can rip the 4K Ultra HD Blu-rays to Xbox One supported 4K videos.

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