Easy Way to Play Region Locked 4K/1080P Blu-ray on Xbox One X

Q: “My friend had sent me some funny Blu-ray discs abroad. I try to play them on my new Xbox One X. But fail to open it and get an erorr message like: Sorry, we can’t play this disc. try an xbox one x game, a music cd, or a movie on blu-ray or DVD. Any solutions?”

Xbox One X is a premium 4K HDR console with
1 TB hard drive, games look absolutely stunning. With the 4K Blu-ray player built-in, you can play 4K/1080P Blu-ray movies on Xbox One X with easy. However, each Xbox console is manufactured for a specific Blu-ray/DVD region, following international standards. That means you can only play the Blu-ray discs with Xbox One X in the same region codes or without region codes. Then, how to play region locked 4K/1080P Blu-ray discs on Xbox One X?

To play region locked 4K/1080P Blu-ray on Xbox One X, you can use some third party Blu-ray region killer software to remove Blu-ray region codes and rip/convert Blu-ray to Xbox One X supported video formats. Here’s Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper is highly recommended to remove all region codes from 4K/1080 Blu-ray discs as well as convert Blu-ray to Xbox One X supported 4K/1080P/720P MKV, MP4, etc. formats without quality loss.

Besides, the professional Blu-ray ripping tool also provides customized settings for 150+ portable devices including: iPhone 8, iPad Pro, Apple TV 4K, Galaxy Note8, Samsung TV, and many more. If you’re a Mac user, please turn to Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac.

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Remove Blu-ray Region Lock and Rip 4K/1080P Blu-ray to Xbox One X Supported Formats

Windows version Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper taken as example, Mac shares 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. Import 4K/1080P Blu-ray Movies

Download and launch the best Blu-ray to Xbox One X Converter. Click “Load Disc” button to load your Blu-ray movies to this program.


Step 2. Choose output format

Hit the Format bar, and select “H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)”, “MKV HD Video (.mkv)” from HD Video category as the output format.


Tips: If you want to keep 4K video resolution, right click Settings icon to set video size (pix) as original, and bitrate, frame rate, sample rate, etc.

Step 3. Start Ripping 4K/1080P Blu-ray

When everything is ok, click the Convert button to rip/convert 4K/1080P Blu-ray discs for Xbox One X. Blu-ray Region Code will be removed automatically.

Once the conversion is complete, tap the Open icon to locate the converted videos. Then follow below two ways to play 4K/1080P Blu-ray movies on Xbox One X.

Method 1: Play Blu-ray Rips to Xbox One X via USB

Copy the converted 4K/1080P Blu-ray movies to a USB flash drive and plug it into USB port on game console then you can play it on Xbox One X.

Method 2: Stream Blu-ray Rips to Xbox One X from PC

1. Make sure that your PC and Xbox One X are in the same network.

2. In Xbox One X, follow “Settings” > “Preferences” and make sure “Allow Play To streaming” is ticked.

3. Select the media on your PC and right click it to select “Play To” option.

4. A dropdown menu will appear showing you a list of devices detected in your network.

5. Choose Xbox One X, and the stream will begin, and then you can play the converted 4K/1080P Blu-ray movies on Xbox One X as you like.

One thought on “Easy Way to Play Region Locked 4K/1080P Blu-ray on Xbox One X

  • December 12, 2017 at 4:05 pm

    It’s good to search this post, I can now play my foreign Blu-ray discs on Xbox One X smoothly.


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