With a price that undercuts Apple’s iPad 2, Galaxy Tab 10.1, Motorola Xoom, etc, the Acer Iconia Tab A500 distinguishes itself in a crowded field. Thanks to the fairly stellar viewing angles of Acer’s 10.1-inch, 1280 x 800 TFT LCD display, sharing such multimedia might actually make sense. Acer Iconia Tab A500 is designed for HD entertainment. We can enjoy exhilarating HD 720P video in a 16:10 aspect ration which is about the same as most HDTVs. The gleaming 10.1″ touch-screen display is crisp, colors pop, whites get blindingly bright and blacks fairly dim.
With a long battery life, we can experience crisp, clear HD movies anywhere! It can give us wonderful home theater effect. Nowadays, most popular and hot movies are in Blu-ray and DVD Discs. And there is no Blu-ray/DVD Drive campatible with Acer Iconia Tab A500. However, watching Blu-ray and DVD movies on Acer Iconia Tab A500 is not such an annoying problem with a Blu-ray/DVD Ripping app for Acer Iconia Tab. Pavtube Mac Blu-ray Ripper is a recommended Blu-ray/DVD Convert tool for Macs. It can help you rip Blu-ray and DVD movies to Iconia Tab A500 supported format in perfect audio/video synchronization with a fast speed. The following guide shows you how to put a Blu-ray/DVD movie to Acer Iconia Tab A500 on Mac OS X Lion.
Part 1- Rip a Blu-ray/DVD movie to H.264 video for Acer Iconia A500 under Mac OS X Lion
1. Download and install the Mac Blu-ray to Acer Iconia Tab Converter. Then load you Blu-ray or DVD files ( disc or IFO/ISO file is OK ).
2. Click “Format” bar and select “Common Video > “H.264 Video (*.mp4)” format. The format keeps original video resolution (1920×1080 for Blu-ray and 720×480 for DVD) while shrinking a movie to 2-3GB. You can click “Settings” and set smaller “Bitrate” to further downsize the video.
You can also easily select your desired subtitle and audio track language for ripping.
3. Start the conversion process to transfer a Blu-ray or DVD movie for Acer Iconia A500. When conversion completes click the “Open” button to find the converted movie in .mp4 format.
Part 2- Sync a movie from Mac HDD to Acer Iconia A500.
Use the Micro USB cable to connect Acer Iconia A500 to Mac. To have the Mac Lion computer recognize the Acer A500 tab, you need to download and install the latest USB driver on your computer before connecting your tablet to the computer. Visit Acer Support for the latest driver. When the drive is installed, you should see the A500 tablet. Use it like any other Android device then.
After transferring them to Acer Iconia A500, you can freely play movies as you like.
That’s all. You’d better try the steps above yourself. Enjoy.