Unable to Play Foreign Blu-ray Disc on PS4- The Solution

There are some occasions that you’re unable to open and play a Europe Blu-ray disc in Region 2 on a PS4 that bought from Amercia. To put it simple, a PS4 bought from one country can’t play a foreign Blu-ray disc due to region lock. So, in this article we’ll talk about the simple way to remove region code from Blu-ray for PS4.

In fact, Blu-ray games are region free on PS4 consoles, but the PS4 Blu-ray player is region-locked for multimedia contents such as Blu-ray or DVD disc. To play a foreign Blu-ray disc on PS4, you’re advised to remove the region code from Blu-ray discs and convert Blu-ray movies to PS4 supported video formats in advance. To do the job quickly and losslessly, a Blu-ray to PS4 ripper is needed.

Here, Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper is highly recommended to remove Blu-ray copy protections including region codes, AAC, BD+, CSS, RCE, Sony ARccOS and PuppetLock, etc. as well as rip/convert Blu-ray to PS4 playable video formats in best quality. Beside PS4, it provides other 150+ customized presets for iPhone, iPad, Android, Apple TV, HDTV, Samsung, Xbox and more. The equivalent Mac version, please turn to Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac.

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Steps to Remove Blu-ray Region Code for Playing on PS4

NOTE: Anywhere from 30 to 60 GB of hard disk space is needed depending on what you’re ripping. Blu-Rays are big, and we’re going to rip the whole thing to our drive first, so depending on the movie you’re ripping and the quality you want in your final movie file, you’ll need a good amount of space. Here, Mac version Blu-ray ripper taken as example, Windows share the same way except tiny differences on interface.

Step 1. Add Blu-ray Movies

Install and run the best Blu-ray to PS4 converter, then click “load disc” icon to load your Blu-ray movies to the program. Here, DVD disc, BD/DVD Video_TS folder, ISO/IFO files are supported as well.


Step 2. Set output format

Tap the “Format” box and select PSP/PS3 > Sony PS Video (*.mp4) as the export format, which comes with the best video/audio settings for PS3 but also fit PS4 seamlessly.


Step 3. Start ripping Blu-ray

Finally, simply click the Start button to begin the conversion from Blu-ray to PS4. Blu-ray region codes will be removed automatically. After the conversion, get the ripped Blu-ray videos via clicking the “open” button. Then copy them to a USB drive for playing on PS4 smoothly.


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