Google Chromecast is always taking up large percent of media streaming device market. So even though the rumor says that Chromescast 2 will be released in 2016, there are still many guide searches on Goolgle browser. Among many searches about Chromecast 2, how to backup Blu-ray/DVD to Chromecast 2 for Smart TV streaming is chart-topping. Because Chromecast 2 supports 1080p/60 fps even 4K video, so backing up high definition Blu-ray/DVD movies to Chromecast 2 can makes you enjoy HD movies on Smart TV.
Actually, Blu-ray/DVD can be saved to Chromecast 2 directly. But Smart TV can’t play these formats. So for streaming high resolution Blu-ray/DVD movies on Smart TV, you have to copy Blu-ray/DVD to Chromecast 2 with Smart TV playable format. To get the work done, you can use Pavtube ByteCopy (Learn comparison: BDMagic vs Handbrake). This video software can rip the latest 2D/3D Blu-ray/DVD disc to Chromecast 2 in popular formats like H.265, M3U8, MP4, MKV, AVI, MOV, etc, keeping original video quality. In profile settings, you can reset video and audio codec, size, bitrate to get better video output for Chromecast 2. If you are a Mac user, you can turn to the equivalence product ByteCopy for Mac.
Free download and install:
– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/bytecopy/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-ByteCopy/3000-7970_4-76158512.html
How to backup Blu-ray/DVD to Chromecast 2 for Smart TV?
Step 1: Load Blu-ray/DVD disc to the program.
Tip: Under the movies title lists on the main interface, select one of your desired subtitle from “Subtitles” drop-down list, then Check “Forced subtitles” option besides “Subtitle”.
Step 2: Select output file format.
Step 3: Start ripping Blu-ray DVD to Chromecast
Currently there are two common ways to cast local audio and video files from computer to Chromecast 2.
One is to use Chrome browser:
Add Google Cast extension to your Chrome browser (if you haven’t done it). You can get this extension from chrome web store. After successful installation, you can set “Tab casting quality” in “Option” based on your own needs.
Type the video file address like “file://d:/hobbit 3.mp4″ (without quotation marks) to the address bar in Chrome.
Stream Blu-ray to Chromecast 2: When the Blu-ray video is played 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 2 device. Then the Blu-ray will be streamed to TV using Chromecast 2 instantly.
While the other is to use a media streaming app, such as AllCast, VideoStream, Plex, etc:
With the two methods, you can easily stream Blu-ray/DVD movies via the Chromecast 2 on Smart TV.
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