How to Play UHD Blu-ray Movies on PS4 Pro?

Q: ” My PS4Pro won’t play my 4K UHD Blu-ray discs?  It reads game disks fine. It can even read the title of DVD’s and Blu-ray movie disks, but when you select start from the menu bar, it generates the error “Cannot start the application. (CE-30022-7)” These same disks playback fine on other systems.  How to resolve? ”

Most of you are now facing the problem that your PS4 Pro doesn’t support UHD Blu-ray movies for playback. It is because latest PS4 Pro doesn’t have a built-in Ultra HD Blu-ray drive and Ultra HD discs won’t be played on a normal Blu-ray player. Don’t be upset, in this post I will share you an easy method to play your UHD Blu-ray movies on PS4 Pro without any hassle.

To play UHD Blu-ray movies on PS4 Pro, you can ask help from a professional Blu-ray ripper to rip your UHD Blu-ray discs to the widely accepted UHD MP4 videos for PS4 Pro. Of course you can copy the UHD MP4 videos to a USB Drive and plug them into PS4 Pro for playback on the UHD TVs. Here Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper for Windows / Mac shall take into your consideration. It can convert UHD Blu-ray movies to UHD MP4, MKV, WMV, MOV, etc without any quality loss. What’s more, it also supports copy-protected Blu-ray discs and provides lots of optimized format presets for almost all popular multimedia devices including  iPad  , iPhone, Samsung TV , Xbox, PS3/P4.

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Guide: Rip/Convert 4K/UHD Blu-ray to 4K MP4 videos for Playing on PS4 Pro

Here we take Windows Version Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper 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 UHD Blu-ray movies

Install and run the best UHD Blu-ray to PS4 Pro Converter, then click ” load disc” to load UHD Blu-ray movies to the program.


Tip: If you like, click “Subtitle” and “Audio” button to select your preferred subtitle track and audio stream.

Step 2. Choose output format

Clicking the “Format” box, and choose H.264 MP4 from “Common Video” or “HD Video” category as your output for PS4 Pro


To keep the origianl 4K resolution, please select the “original” drop-down option from “Size(pix)” catalogy.

In addition, you can click “Edit” button to do some editing work cropping, trimming, settings effect, adding subtitles.


Step 3. Start the conversion

Finally, tap the “Convert” button, this Blu-ray converter will start to rip UHD Blu-ray discs to PS4 Pro playable H.264 MP4 videos immediately.

Once the conversion is finished, click “open” button to locate the converted files and copy the converted Blu-ray movies to a USB Drive.

Now you can play the converted UHD Blu-ray movies on PS4 Pro via USB Drive with ease.

Additional Tips:

If you not only wanna rip Blu-rays, but also intend to convert DVD or HD Videos such as 4K XAVC/XAVC-S, MXF, MTS, MKV, WMV, AVI videos for Apple TV 5, the all-in-one tool, Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice.

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