Apple Inc. released its two new iPads – 7.9- inch iPad Mini 2nd generation with retina display, on November 12, 2013, and 9.7-inch iPad Air on November 1, 2013. These two new Apple products like their predecessors are state of the art. Let’s take a look at what are the differences between iPad Air and iPad Mini 2.
These two iPads have the same resolution at 2048×1536 pixels, but the pixel density of iPad Air is 264 ppi, while iPad Mini 2 is 326 ppi. They both have 16, 32, 64, or 128 GB flash memory options. The dimension of iPad Air is 9.4 × 6.6 × 0.295 inch, and the iPad Mini with Retina Display is 7.87 × 5.3 × 0.29 in. The battery life of both is nearly identical — browsing: 10 hours (Wi-Fi), 9 hours (3G/Cellular); video: 10 hours; audio: 140 hours; standby: 1 month.
Suffice it to say that the iPad Air and iPad Mini 2 are two great tablets for watching multi-media. So is iPad Mini. If you have DVDs that you’d like to copy to any of these device, this feature can present some challenges. For example, iPads do not include a DVD-ROM for playing DVDs; Commercial DVDs usually are protected from copying; the DVD VOB format is not supported by iPad. So what’s the solution for copying DVDs to the iPad Mini 2, iPad Air and iPad Mini?
An easy solution is to use a DVD ripping software to rip and convert DVD to iPad Air, iPad Mini 2 and iPad Mini supported format. Leawo DVD Ripper is a terrific option for this. It can effortlessly unlock the protection from DVDs, and convert DVDs to MP4, AVI, MKV, MOV and other popular formats as well. It also provides the function to directly convert DVD to HTC Sensation, iPhone, Samsung, etc, with losing any video quality.
Below is the step by step DVD to iPad Air, iPad Mini 2 and iPad Mini ripping guide for your reference:
Step1: Download Leawo DVD Ripper from here and install and drive this software onto your computer.
Step2: Insert your DVD into your PC’s optical drive. Then click the “” button to load DVD movie file to this software.
Step3: Click the pull-down menu Profile, which is at the bottom of the interface, and select output format. You can go to the iPad tab and choose iPad Mini (*.mp) as output format. For iPad Air and iPad Mini 2, you can go to HD Video and select HD H.264 MPEG-4 AVC Video (*.mp4) as the output format.
Step4: Before conversion, you also can trim the DVD video length, change the DVD movie contrast, brightness, saturation, etc., remove black margin, add text or image watermark, and so on after clicking “” button.
Step5: Hit “” button to begin the conversion. When done, you can simply transfer the ripped DVD movie to iPad Air, iPad Mini 2 and iPad Mini for watching anywhere you like.