How to Play Blu-rays on New MacBook Pro 2017 on the go?

The 2017 MacBook Pro’s 15.4-inch screen is identical to the previous model’s. It’s gorgeous to look at with deep and rich colours, arriving a mere seven months after its predecessor, the 2017 MacBook Pro largely catches up with the competition performance.But here, in this page we might just have our very first look at the main event about how to play Blu-rays on the New MacBook Pro 2017 on the go.

Method 1. External Blu-ray Drive+ Blu-ray Player software

Before you play Blu-rays on Macbook Pro 2017, you’ll need to prepare a external Blu-ray drive to load your Blu-ray discs, and Apple has dropped the capacity of Blu-ray playback on MacBook Pro 2017 and previous, you’ll need to download a Blu-ray player software on Macbook Pro. You can try the freeware VLC Media player, which is up-to-date to supports Blu-ray playback now. Or a third Party Blu-ray player like Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player or Aurora Blu-Ray Player works well.

Method 2. Rip Blu-ray to a proper format for playing on MacBook Pro 2017

It’s also a good idea to rip and backup movies from Blu-ray discs on MacBook’s hardware for playback on the go, in some degree you can protect your expensive Blu-rays from being scratched and damaged. To do this process, Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac is highly recommended to rip any (protected) Blu-rays to MacBook Pro supported MOV, MP4, M4V, MPEG and AVCHD video formats without quality loss.

Best of all, this versatile Blu-ray ripper also allows you convert 4K/1080P/720P Blu-ray/DVDs, ISO files, Video_TS files to all popular SD and HD (3D) video formats like 4K/1080P/720P H.264, H.265/HEVC, MP4,  MOV, MKV, FLV, AVI, 3GP, MPEG and more. For Windows users, please turn to Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper for Windows.

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Guide: Rip and Convert Blu-rays to MacBook Pro 2017 supported video formats for playback smoothly

Mac Version Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper taken as example, Windows Version share the same steps, just keep in mind you have download the right version, Mac platform .exe files cannot be installed on Windows OS – and vice versa.

Step 1. Load Blu-ray Movies

Install and launch the best Blu-ray for mac ripper and click “load disc” button to load your Blu-ray movies to this program.

The Blu-ray titles and chapters will be listed on the program within a few seconds.


Step 2. Choose output format

Click “Format” drop-down list and pick up MP4, MOV or M4V format from “Common Video” or “HD Video” category for MacBook Pro 2017.


Tip: If you like, you can click “Edit” button to do some editing work like cropping, trimming, video effect, adding subtitles.

Step 3. Start the conversion

With all settings, click the “Convert” button to rip Blu-rays to 4K MOV, MP4, M4V videos for MacBook Pro 2017

Once finished, you can get MacBook Pro compatible Blu-ray movies via clicking on “Open” button effortlessly.

Now you’re able to play the converted Blu-ray movies on MacBook Pro 2017 and previous without hassle.

Additional Tips:

If you not only wanna convert Blu-rays, but also intend to convert DVD or HD Videos such as 4K XAVC/XAVC-S, MXF, MTS, MKV, WMV, MOV, M4V, AVI videos for MacBook Pro 2017, the all-in-one tool, Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice.

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