Ahead DVD Ripper

Ahead DVD Ripper 3.21

Convert DVDs to a range of video formats


  • Converts to a large range of video formats
  • Audio track selection
  • Lets you control your desired file size


  • Interface is a little drab

Very good

Extracting movies from DVD is a great way of preserving your film collection on your PC or transferring your favourite flicks to other storage media. Ahead DVD Ripper is a decent tool for the job, converting movies from disk into a wide range of different video formats. One of the nice things about the program is that it can also extract audio tracks and convert them to MP3, WAV, or WMA.

You won't need any codecs when using Ahead DVD Ripper and it's very simple to perform conversions. All you need to do is select the drive in the program's explorer and indicate the extension of the resulting file format you want. Likewise, you can select the file size you wish to achieve, which is great if you're trying to squeeze a DVD movie onto a CD. You can also pick the audio tracks and subtitles you want to include.

There are dozens of options available for power users, such as the ability to choose the aspect ratio, sampling frequency, recording volume, etc. With such a large arsenal of tools, Ahead DVD Ripper represents a powerful piece of kit for ripping DVDs.

Ahead DVD Ripper is a small tool that allow you backup DVD to VCD2.0, SVCD1.0 or AVI(divx...), MP3, OGG, WMA, WAV. It produces good quality movies in AVI, MPEG1/2 format that take nearly only 1/10 of original size and extract dvd audio and save to mp3, ogg, wma, wav.

Ahead DVD Ripper supports charpter encode mode so you can split or rip DVD by charpters in one or several MPG/AVI files. You can also split the movie by time. After setting the start and stop time position, it will start and stop conversion between the time that you want. Ahead DVD ripper also allows splitting movie by size, the output files will automatically split and fit the destination size.

Ahead DVD Ripper


Ahead DVD Ripper 3.21

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