Chromecast 2 the little TV dongle can do a lot more than just stream movies from Netflix and YouTube or view webpages on the big screen. You can also through the application to connect to network , can play video content from the cloud, either YouTube, Netflix or other video providers future. Maybe, you’re planning on use PC as a local repository and watching Blu-ray on TV with Google Chromecast 2. But still researching that though…
To be honest, the Chromecast 2 is still unable to play the stored in mobile device resources, including music, photos and video, and casting Blu-ray to Chromecast 2 still hasn’t been a good experience so far. Thus, Google Chromecast 2 TV stick in practical applications there is insufficient. Learn>> how to Setup and Use Chromecast.
To do that, you’ll need to rip and convert Blu-ray to a Chromecast 2 supported video as MKV/MP4 and use Chromecast’s local playback workaround to stream the ripped Blu-ray movies to Chromecast 2. If you’re looking for ease-to-use, check out Pavtube ByteCopy, which aims to solve this problem by giving us the ability to decrypt and store our purchased physical Blu-ray and DVD discs to Chromecast 2 or local computer, hard drive for using anywhere. Here is the reivew.
Besides, this Blu-ray converter and rip BD, DVD, ISO to a wide range of formats, like WMV, MOV, 3GP, FLV, AVI and the list goes on. It’s professional in ripping and converting BD, DVD discs, ISO image files, Blu-ray/DVD copies and more. It will help you rip Blu-ray disk and cast the movies to Chromecast 2 with ease.
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The Steps: Rip and Cast Blu-ray Movies to Chromecast 2 For TV Playback
Note: If you’re using a Mac OS X El Capitan, please turn to Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac. The way to convert Blu-ray to Chromecast 2 in Windows (Windows 8/8.1/10) and Mac is almost the same. Make sure you get the right program according to your computer operating system.
Step 1: Load Blu-ray movies
After the installation of the professional Blu-ray converter, run the program to load your Blu-ray movies from BD drive to it for converting. Note that you can also add Blu-ray folder or ISO image files to rip.
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Step 2: Decide output format
To convert Blu-ray to MP4, MKV for Chromecast 2, Click “Format” drop-down list, choose “Multi-track Video” > “Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV(*.mkv)” as the output format. If you want to keep 1080p resolution as source movie, you can choose HD Video > H.264 HD Video(*.mp4) or MKV HD Video(*.mkv) as output format.
Note: In the settings, you are allowed to change the frame rate, resolution, bitrate and other specifications of the videos, if the tech terms look taunting to you, proceed to the next step.
Step 3: Start Blu-ray to Chromecast 2 ripping
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the program will start the conversion from Blu-ray to Chromecast 2 MP4/MKV immediately.
When the conversion ends, you will be able to get the result video via tapping the Open button in the main interface.
How Does Chromecast Work when Streaming Movies
On one hand, Google Chromecast can connect to user’s home network through Wi-Fi; on the other hand, it plugs into the HDMI port of a HD television or monitor. The power is supplied by connecting the device’s micro-USB port to an external power supply or a USB port.
The following things are required when you want to play audio video with Chromecast:
* Wi-Fi connection;
* an external power supply or a USB port;
* a PC or Mac;
* Chromecast-enabled mobile/web apps
* movie file(s)
Now, plug the Chromecast 2 into your TV set via the HDMI connection, then keep the Chromecast 2 and your computer in the same WIFI, and finally steam the converted mkv movies to Chromecast 2.