The Nvidia Shield TV can play 99.9% of all consumer codecs without any issue. These include H.264, H.265 (also 10-bit), VC-1, MPEG-2 and VP9 to name a view. On the audio side it will do all the Dolby and DTS codecs, such as Doby Digital (+), Dolby Atmos, DTS, DTS:X. It is a powerful streaming box offers just about every must-have app, including Amazon Video, and many include 4K along with HDR. If you have some DVD discs, you can also rip/convert DVD Movies to H.264/H.265 for playing on Nvidia shield TV. Here’s how to do and please keep on reading.
To rip/convert DVD disc to Nvidia Shield TV supported H.264/H.265 codec videos, you’ll need help from some third party DVD ripping tool like Brorsoft DVD Ripper (Windows / Mac). With it, you can bypass all the copy protection of DVD, rip all the DVD to Nvidia Shield TV compatible format, such as H.264, H.265/HEVC codec videos without losing quality.
Besides, this easy-to-use yet professional DVD ripping tool also provides customized settings for 150+ popular devices like: iPhone, iPad, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, HDTV, PS4/3, Xbox One X and more. Thanks to the built-in editor, you can trim the video length, crop the black bar, add personal watermark, adjust video effects as you like.
Free download the DVD to Nvidia Shield TV Converter:
Steps to Rip/Convert DVD Movies to H.264/H.265 for Nvidia Shield TV
Note: Anywhere from 15 to 30 GB of hard disk space is needed depending on what you’re ripping. DVD are big, and we’re going to rip the whole thing to our drive first, so depending on the movie you’re ripping and the quality you want in your final movie file, you’ll need a good amount of space.
Step 1. Add DVD Movies
Install and run the best DVD to Nvidia Shield TV converter, and click the “Load disc” button to load the DVD movies to the program. The software will directly check and select correct DVD main title to rip, or you can select the title by clicking the checkbox.
Step 2. Select output format
Click the “Format” icon, and select “H.264 MP4” or “H.265 MP4” from “Common Video” profile list. If you want to keep 1080p resolution as source movie, you can choose those format from “HD Video” category.
Note: Optimal settings for Nvidia Shield TV should be set as Video Size: 1280*720, Video Bitrate: 4000kbps at highest quality, Video Frame rate: 24fps or 30fps, Audio codec: ac3, Audio Sampling rate: 48000hz, Audio Bitrate: 160kbps, Audio Channels: 5.1Channels.
Step 3. Start Ripping DVD for Nvidia Shield TV
With above settings, click the “Convert” icon, the DVD to H.264/H.265 MP4 for Nvidia Shield TV conversion will start immediately. When the conversion finished, you can get the output files via clicking on “Open” button effortlessly.
Then you can transfer the converted DVD movies to USB, NAS devices, Plex media server or other DLNA enabled devices and connected to Nvidia Shield TV for playback.