The Nokia Lumia 520, a new Windows 8 phone from Nokia, is great for watching movies and TV shows on it, but unfortunately, there are not that many options to actually obtain movies for it. Aside from watching videos from YouTube, or wait for new-release movies through Netflix, which only works when you have an internet connection, you are basically stuck. Digital Copies you get with some DVDs either do not work, or are streaming-only, so how can you use your Nokia Lumia 520 for videos?
Well, if you have collected some DVD movies at home, it will be wise to put DVD files onto Nokia Lumia 520 for playback on the go. This guide will show you the easiest way how you can put your own movies from DVD on to your Nokia Lumia 520. If you have the intention, follow me.
* Of course your Nokia Lumia 520.
* A computer with a DVD drive, running Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8
* Brorsoft DVD Converter software, installed on your computer ( free trial version download or purchase full version [20% off] here).
How to convert DVD movies to Lumia 520 playable video
For Windows users, just follow the detailed guide to complete your conversion. The way to add DVD movies to Lumia 520 on Mac OS X is the same. Just make sure you’ve downloaded the right version.
Step 1: Load DVD Movies
First, insert your DVDs into the disc Drive, and then click Dics icon to load the DVD files to DVD to Nokia Lumia 520 Converter. You can also add DVD ISO, DVD folder files that you can want to rip to Nokia Lumia 520.
Step 2: Decide output format
Click the Format bar and follow Nokia > Nokia Lumia 900 MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4), which is also the optimal format for Lumia 520.
Step 3: Profile Settings (Optional)
You can further customize selected output format by adjusting its presets. H.264 video codec, 800*480 video size, and 1000kps video bitrate are recommended. After settings, you can click Save as icon to rename the profile as “Nokia Lumia 520 MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4)” for later use.
Step 4: Start DVD to Nokia Lumia 520 conversion
Before start the conversion, you can choose your wanted subtitles from the Subtitles option. When you are satisfied with all the settings, click “Convert” to start ripping DVD to MP4 for Lumia 520 Windows phone 8.
Once the process completed, download and transfer the converted MP4 videos to your Lumia 520. In this way, you can easily play DVD movies on Nokia Lumia 520 without limitation. Have a good time.
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