Play 4K Blu-ray on Philips 4K TV without a 4K Blu-ray Player

If you want to purchase a 4K Smart TV, Philips can be an ideal choice. The 55PUT6400 is the first TV we’ve tested from Philips’ 2015 range – and as introductions to new ranges go, it makes quite a statement. Despite squeezing a 4K UHD pixel count into its 55-inch screen, and sporting Google’s latest Android TV system, the 55PUT6400 costs just £749. But in this post, we aim at talking about the simple way to play 4K Blu-ray on Philips 4K TV without a 4K Blu-ray player.

As the Philips 5000 series Chromecast built-in UHDTV let you cast your favorite TV shows, movies from your mobile to TV smoothly. So, it’s wise choice to stream 4K Blu-ray movies from PC/Mac onto Philips 4K TV via Chromecast. Before going any further, the first and formost step is to rip/convert 4K Blu-ray to both Chromecast and Philips 4K TV compatible video formats.

To finish the task, a 4K Blu-ray ripper is needed. Here, Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate (Windows /Mac) is a blazing-fast, intuitive all-in-one media toolkit which lets you convert any (protected) 4K Blu-ray into Chromecast and Philips 4K TV playable H.264 MP4, MKV formats in best quality. Besides, it also provide 150+ presets for widely using in Samsung/LG/Sony/Panasonic TV, Apple TV, Xbox, Chromecast Ultra and many more.

Free download 4K Blu-ray Ripper:

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Guide: Convert 4K Blu-ray for Playing on Philips 4K TV

Step 1. Load 4K Blu-ray Movies

Insert the 4K Blu-ray disc to the Blu-ray Disc drive and click the Load Disc button to have movies uploaded to the Program. You can also import ISO files, IFO files or Blu-ray/DVD folder for conversion.

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Step 2. Set output format

Click on Format bar, select “Common Video” from the format list and in submenu you can find “H.265 Video(*.mp4)”. Then hit on the small folder icon to specify an output folder. Philips 5000 series supports playing HEVC, H.264, AAC, MP3, JPEG and more formats on USB.

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To keep the Original 4K resolution of your 4K Blu-ray, please select the “original” drop-down option from “Size(pix)” catalogy. In this way the output Blu-ray movie will reserve the 4K resolution.

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Step 3. Start the conversion

With above settings, tap the big “convert” button to start rip and convert 4K Blu-ray to 4K HEVC videos for Philips 4K TV. Afterwards, you can get the ripped files via clicking the “open” button. Then following below steps to stream and play the converted 4K Blu-ray movies onto Philips 4K TV.

1. Please download Google cast extension here. After installation, there will be a Cast tab on the Chrome browser. You can click the option button to set video quality as Extreme or High for your Philips TV.

2. Drag your converted Blu-ray movies output files to chrome browser, or press Ctr + O to browse and import your HEVC/H.265 output files.
And then HEVC/H.265 output files will be played in Chrome’s built-in video viewer.

3. Then click the Cast current tab on your browser to stream media files to Chromecast and then play it on Philips TV.

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