Can Surface Pro 3 playback Blu-ray/DVD movies?

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 really a best-in-class on-the-go ultra-mobile tablet PC for you to enjoy films, entertainment, TV episodes or podcast and reading outdoors anytime at anywhere. However, things seem not that easy as you want to play your Blu-ray or DVD movies onto Surface Pro 3 for long trip, you will find it can’t be connected to an external Blu-ray drive, so it’s impossible to play Blu-ray or DVD movies on Surface Pro 3 directly. But let’s wait and see. Things may change in future. 

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Common Questions you may have:

How to Enable DVD collections on Surface Pro 3? 
How to watch latest Blu-ray movies on Surface Pro 3?
What’s the best codec for Microsoft Surface Pro 3?
Best solution:
To enable Surface Pro 3 can read and play Blu-ray/DVD movies flawlessly and you can take them wherever you go. Now I find an easy-to-use program which called Pavtube BDMagic with the easiest workflow to help you rip Blu-ray/DVD disc/ISO/IFO folder protection, then convert the movie to MP4 format with best video settings for Surface Pro 3. Get Blu-ray to Surface Pro 3 Converter for Mac here; well support Mac Mavericks! 

If you want to play your downloaded video files, just like: MPGMKV etc, and wanna put Tivo Recording shows,Amazon Instant videos playback on your Surface Pro 3, you can also get the best soulution.
Tutorials: How to convert Blu-ray/DVD movies to Surface Pro 3? 

Step 1. Download it, Run Blu-ray/DVD to Surface Pro 3 Converter; load Blu-ray or DVD discs with BD drive. 

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Step 2. Choose format.

Click the drop-down list besides “Format” list, you can find many presets and columns for different devices and programs. Let’s switch to “Windows” column and select “Microsoft Surface Windows RT/Pro H.264 Video (*.mp4)” as the best preset for Surface Pro 3. (For Surface Pro 2 users, refer the guide: How to copy Blu-ray movies to Surface Pro 2 for playback easily). 
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Step 3. Adjust specs or edit video before conversion (Optional).

If you want to customize output video size, bitrate, frame rate and others, just click “Settings” to enter profiles settings window. And you can click the pencil-like icon on the top to crop, trim, edit audio/subtitles/ or add watermarks before conversion. 

Step 4. Start conversion.

Now hit the big red “Convert” to start converting Blu-ray/DVD movies to Surface Pro 3 MP4 with best settings for playback. After the conversion, you can get the converted Blu-ray/DVD rips in .mp4 format by tapping the Open button. Then, transfer them to your Surface Pro 3.  

Now, You can pick up the great methods for enable playback you favorite Blu-ray or DVD movies on your Surface Pro 3, enjoy it on your long trip or outside playing.  

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