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How to Play Blu-ray on iPad

Blu-ray, as the top high-definition format for optical media, is capable of supporting extremely HD video effect. Although Apple is reluctant to ship with Blu-ray driver, it can be played on your Mac via a Blu-ray driver and a Mac Blu-ray Player. In the meantime, iPad, as the leader of tablet computers, is supported up to 1080p video. However, it is a pity that you can’t enjoy your Blu-ray movies on iPad because the lack of BD drive. With the release of Mac Blu-ray Player 2 serial versions, this is no longer a problem. Its built-in “AriX” makes it possible to enjoy Blu-ray on iPad conveniently.


Mac/PC, iPad, Mac Blu-ray Player, Optical drive (internal/external with USB above 2.0), Network Connection (Make sure that both devices are connected to the same Wi-Fi environment)

You can follow the steps below.

Step1: Free download Mac Blu-ray Player

Both Mac and Windows version are available, download the appropriate one, install and run it.

Step2: Enable AriX

Before open any files, you should enable the AriX option under the “Tools” menu first.

Step3: Open Blu-ray Player

Click on “Open File” or “Open Disk” button to load the Blu-ray. After a little while, the screen will go black and then you can get the website URL “”.

Step4: Play Blu-ray videos on iPad

Open “Safari” in you iPad and then input the URL into the address bar. Then the loaded Blu-ray source will be listed, you can enjoy it on you iPad.

Step5: Save

After watching the movie, you can save this address as a shortcut on your home screen. In details, you can press the save button and select “Add to Home Screen” option. Done.

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  • Mac's won't recognize Blu-ray devices because Apple chose not to support them in OS X. That's no longer the case thanks to Mac Blu-ray Player. - Softonic Editor

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