Sumvision Cyclone Micro 4 is one of the smallest and smartest media streamers on the market. It enables you to stream movies or music from your PC, laptop or any Android device using WiFi to any TV. So if you have large DVD collection, backing them up to HDD then play on Sumvision Micro 4 media player will be a nice idea. Before you backing up DVD collection to HDD for Sumvision Micro 4 media player, you should know the format that Sumvision Micro 4 media player can support:
Since Sumvision Micro 4 media player supports many video format, so you can use Handbrake to rip DVD to MP4 for it if your DVD has no copy protection. Otherwise, I suggest you to use Pavtube DVDAid. It can rip any copy-protected and region-locked DVD to HDD in H.264, WMV, MPEG 1/2/4, Xvid, MKV, MOV, WMV, TS, M2TS, MTS, FLV, AVI, VOB, MP4, etc for Sumvision Micro 4. It also allows you to adjust video bitrate, fame rate, size, codec to determine output video size for Sumvision Micro 4 player. What's mote, it can support batch conversion so you can backup more than one DVD movies at a time and tick “Shut down computer after conversion” when you don't have enough time to wait for the process ending. (Read review)
If you are a Mac user, please turn to the equivalent Mac version which has updated to support Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan so you can backup DVD collection to HDD for Sumvision Micro 4 on Mac El Capitan. And both the versions are in the Pavtube Thanksgiving promotion list where you can get up to 40% discount.
How to Backup DVD Collection to HDD for Sumvision Micro 4 player?
Step 1: Load DVD files with optical DVD drive.
Run the program, insert DVD into your computer's DVD optical drive, and from the "File" drop-down menu, select "Load from disc" to add DVD disc to the program.
Step 2: Select output file format.
You can directly choose to output Sumvision Micro 4 media player playable file format by following the path "HD Video" > "H.264 HD Video (*.mp4). MP4 is the best choice for nearly all multimedia players can read it.
Tip：Click "Settings" to pop out "Profile Settings" window, set output video codec, size, bitrate, frame rate and audio codec, sample rate, bitrate and channels according to your own needs.
Step 3: Start DVD to HDD conversion process.
Start to rip DVD to HDD for Sumvision Micro 4 media player by hitting right-bottom "Convert" button. Once the process ends, just open the output folder to locate the generated video.
Put your ripped DVD movies to HDD then you should be able to watch them on Sumvision Micro 4 media player.