Mac doesn’t support Blu-ray playback. Even the slightest chance that latest Mac OS would support Blu-ray fell through. Then, is there any excellent Mac computer Blu-ray player for users? This guide will show you how to turn your Mac computer into a Blu-ray player.
Hardware- an external Blu-ray drive
Mac Superdrive cannot read Blu-ray discs which use a blue laser, instead of red laser, to read the stored information. To play Blu-ray, Mac will need an external Blu-ray drive. If you want to get your Mac an internal Blu-ray drive, here is a tutorial to swap drive- Quick way to directly play Blu-ray disc on MacBook by internal drive.
PS: Blu-ray requires fairly robust and reliable hardware for the smooth playback of Blu-ray disc, so we suggest you upgrade your components to get smooth Blu-ray playback.
Software- Blu-ray Player Software
Blu-ray is a patented technology, so operating systems or players need essential licensing to use this patent. Unfortunately, Mac OS haven't got the licensing yet, neither have most popular media players, such as VLC and Quick Time. So if you want to play Blu-ray on Mac, you have to use Mac Blu-ray player software, which is the key for Blu-ray playback on Mac.
iDeer Mac Blu-ray Player is one of the best Blu-ray player programs for home and office use. It plays all latest Blu-ray discs, DVD, multiple video and audio formats on Mac 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.
How to Play Blu-ray on Mac
Step 1 Free download iDeer Mac Blu-ray Player and install it.
Step 2 Run the application, and insert the disc into the Blu-ray drive, the player will automatically load the disc information and play the video. You can also click "Open Disc..." or press Ctrl+D to play the disc manually.
Step 3 By right click or main menus, you can adjust video and audio settings, or share your opinion on Facebook or Twitter through the built-in Share button on the right bottom.
With an external Blu-ray drive and Mac Blu-ray Software, your Mac computer can turn into a Blu-ray player. You can enjoy high-definition movies anywhere with this Mac computer Blu-ray player.