How to Convert Video_TS Files to MP4?

A VIDEO_TS file is generally a folder of the DVD movie that contains information regarding the video. It’s short for Video Transport System and the Video_TS folder mainly contains 3 major files VIDEO_TS.BUP, VIDEO_TS.IFO and VIDEO_TS.VOB.

Although you can play Video_TS files on PC/Mac and most DVD players but when you try to put Video_TS files on portable devices like iPhone, iPad, Android Phone or tablet, Xbox, PlayStation, and more, you’ll fail to open them. Due to incompatibility issues, Video_TS files are not supported by these devices. Don’t be upset, this tutorial will share you some free and effective ways to convert Video_TS files to MP4 for playing on portable devices without hassle.

Method 1. Free to convert Video_TS to MP4 via HandBrake

Install and run HandBrake app, click “Source” to load the Video_TS files to the program, specify the output path and filename, then click the “Start” button to convert. The output format is set as “MP4” by default.


Editor Notes: HandBrake has no ability to get rid of DVD/Video_TS folder copy protection. If you are seeking for an easy and quick way to Convert any encrypted Video_TS file or DVD disc please turn to solution two.

Method 2. Convert Video_TS Files to MP4 via Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate

Brorsoft Video Convert Ultimate /( iMedia Converter for Mac ) an all-in-one Video, Blu-ray/DVD converter can help you rip and convert any protected Video_TS file MP4 in fast speed and excellent quality. Besides, the perfect video converter also provides lots of optimized format presets for almost popular multimedia devices including iPhone, Android Phone, tablet,  iPad , Samsung TV, Xbox, PS3/P4 etc. Now download the free trail software and convert Video_TS files to MP4 for playback.

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Guide: Convert Video_TS files to MP4 with best quality and fast speed

Windows Version Brorsoft Video converter taken as example, Mac Version share the same steps. Just keep in mind you have download the right version, Windows platform .exe files cannot be installed on macOS – and vice versa.

Step 1. Load VIDEO_TS files

Install and launch the Video Converter, simply click “Load Files” to load your VIDEO_TS files to the program.


tep 2. Select proper output format

Select an proper format like MP4, it is compatible with most portable devices and media players

Basically the “Common Video -> H.264 Video (*.mp4)” is just right.

Or you can choose other formats according to your devices.


Tip: Click “Settings” button to do corresponding settings regarding to video, audio, subtitle for your videos.

Step 3. Start the Video_TS files to MP4 conversion

Finally, click “Convert” button to convert Video_TS files to MP4 format. (DVD/Video_TS copy protection will be removed automatically)

When the conversion is over, click “open” to locate the converted Video_TS files.

Then you can copy them to a USB Drive or home sever for playing on any portable device as you like.

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