How to Playback Blu-ray Media on PC
Blu-ray is getting more and more popular for its large storage and excellent quality. Do you want to play Blu-ray on PC like on blu ray player for windows? Unfortunately, for Sony’s licensing on Blu-ray, it is pretty difficult to play Blu-rays on Windows – actually, Windows is the only operating system that can play them natively, but there are a few workarounds.
Here I list hardware and software needed for playing Blu-ray on Windows PC, hoping to help those that want to play Blu-ray Disc from PC.
What you need for Blu-ray playback
The most convenient way to play Blu-ray on Windows is to use a program like ArcSoft TotalMedia Theater 5. It is such reliable windows blu-ray player that let you experience brilliant video quality. It supports playback of all three Blu-ray Disc video formats: MPEG-2, AVC, and VC1 as well as other high-definition content including WMV HD, QuickTime HD, DivX HD, and H.264 HD. In addition, the software is now optimized with Intel's Core Processor Family so users can enjoy smooth and sharp Blu-ray playback with uncompressed HD sound effects. It also allows you to play DVD and AVCHD video and a large number of other multimedia files, including WMV, MPEG, MP4, MTS, MKV, FLV, AVI etc.
Of course, the most important hardware you should have for Blu-ray DVDs playback is a Blu-ray drive. In addition to needing a beefy processor and plenty of memory, you also need a graphics card with very specific characteristics and monitor with HDCP support.
How to play Blu-ray on Windows
Step 1Open Blu-ray disc
After you confirm your hardware matches the requirements above, simple install and launch blu-ray software 5. Click "Open -> “Open Disc Folder" on the left top of TotalMedia Theatre screen to select Blu-ray DVD disc you need to load.
Step 2Use Picture-in-Picture
This software supports Picture-in-Picture function. You can select the Secondary video option in the right-click menu to open Picture-in-Picture.
Step 3Executes the BD-Java application
Use the BD-Java settings tab to access the Internet, set the font size, and choose the storage location for BD-Live downloadable content.
Published by Martin Tuner on December 8th 2011 | Software
Published by Angel on March 23rd 2012 | Software
Published by James Blee on May 15th 2012 | Software
Published by Brandon Munson on December 30th 2011 | Software
Published by Angel on March 28th 2012 | Software
Published by Maria Warne on June 17th 2012 | Software
Published by Angel on April 20th 2012 | Software
Published by Ivon Lerdorf on February 7th 2012 | Software
Published by James on February 21st 2012 | Software
Published by Antony Wilmer on January 10th 2012 | Software
Published by Andrew Johnson on June 11th 2012 | Software
Published by Maria Warne on April 29th 2012 | Software
Published by Angel on March 2nd 2012 | Software
Published by Angel on April 24th 2012 | Software
Published by Leila on May 21st 2012 | Computer
Published by Elan Technologies on December 2nd 2011 | Software
Published by Erikhornung on May 3rd 2012 | Software
Published by Jahna Sebastian on January 11th 2012 | Software
Published by Williemcintosh on July 7th 2012 | Software
Published by Maria Warne on July 24th 2012 | Software