Blu-ray disc format is now a dominant home media format for its HD video and high quality audio effects. As an optical disc storage medium designed to supersede the DVD format, Blu-ray has finally won the high definition optical disc format war with the HD DVD format.
Blu-ray Disc vs DVD
Although Blu-ray discs look exactly the same as DVDs, there are many differences between the media, including storage capacity, laser technology, and player compatibility, etc.
The Blu-ray Disc format employs different disc proection from DVD. The Blu-ray discs are protected with Blu-ray region codes, and several layers of digital rights management (DRM), such as AACS, BD+ and BD-ROM Mark, which restrict the usage of the disks. Blu-ray discs cannot play in a standard DVD player or drive, but a Blu-ray player or drive can read and play DVDs. If you want to play Blu-ray discs on the computer, you will need Blu-ray player software.
Blu-ray Player Software
Blu-ray Player Software is a Blu-ray media library application used for playing Blu-ray discs, BDMV folders and Blu-ray ISO files on the computers running the Microsoft Windows and Mac operating systems. Blu-ray is a patented technology, and need appropriate codecs purchased for Blu-ray playback. Since Windows and Mac operating systems do not have native Blu-ray playback support, any computer running either of the operating systems can not play Blu-ray discs or files directly. Therefore, Blu-ray player software is needed for Blu-ray playback on the computer.
There are not many competitive Blu-ray player software products with Blu-ray license as of 2012. iDeer Blu-ray Player software is one of the best Blu-ray player software applications for home and office use. This multimedia player plays all latest Blu-ray discs, as well as DVD, multiple video and audio formats without any loss in video and audio quality. The 1080p video and DTS 5.1 audio systems are included to get a better audiovisual experience. With the core technology- AirX, users can also watch blu ray movies on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch with Wi-Fi.For how to play Blu-ray on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, you can refer to How to Play Blu-ray on mobile devices.
iDeer Blu-ray player software allows you to customize viewing output, controls and other video and audio settings according to your willingness. The software itself is designed with simplified interface, easy-to-navigate control panel and easy configuration of audio and video settings. After all only when the software is pleasing to the eye can users have the mood to try and use. For more details about how to play Blu-ray discs, please to How to Play Blu-ray disc.