The new Gear VR (Galaxy Note8 Edition) is a hot virtual reality device that gives you new ways to go deeper into games and 3D movie experiences. It also works with 360° videos captured by the Samsung Gear 360 camera. For those who would like to make full use of their 3D Blu-rays and watch 3D Blu-ray movies on Gear VR 2017 (Galaxy Note8 Edition), you’re in the right place. This tutorial will share some tips and trick to rip/convert 3D Blu-ray to Gear VR 2017 (Galaxy Note8 Edition) for Watching on the go.
To get the 3D movies from Blu-ray discs and convert them to Gear VR and Galaxy Note8 compatible 3D formats, you’ll need help from a third party 3D Blu-ray ripping tool. Here, Brorsoft Blu-ray ripper for Windows / Mac is highly recommended to convert any 2D/3D Blu-ray to Gear VR and Galaxy Note8 supported 3D Anaglyph/Side-by-side/Top and Bottom AVI, WMV, MP4, MOV, MKV videos without losing 3D effect and video quality. Best of all, this 2D to 3D Converter also enables you create 3D videos from 2D Blu-ray/DVD/Videos for watching on more VR headsets like: Freekfly VR, Daydream VR, PlayStation VR, ZEISS VR ONE, Oculus Rift, etc.
Edit Note: Gear VR 2017 is compatible with the following Samsung Galaxy USB Type-C models: Note8, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+; and Micro USB models: Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge and Galaxy S6 edge+. Requires Oculus app download and account.
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Step-by-step to Rip/Convert 3D Blu-ray for Gear VR 2017 (Galaxy Note8 Edition)
Windows Version Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper taken as example, Mac 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 3D Blu-ray movie
Install and launch the best 3D Blu-ray to Gear VR 2017 Converter, click “Load disc” button to load your 3D Blu-ray movies to this program.
Here, 3D ISO image, 3D Video_TS Folder, 2D/3D DVD are supported as well.
Step 2. Choose Output format
Simply tap Format list and pick up MP4 Side-by-Side 3D Video (*.mp4) from 3D category as output format, which is compatible with Gear VR 2017 and Galaxy Note8.
Tip: Click the Settings button to adjust your target video size, bitrate, frame rate and 3D depth. If you want to get best 3D video quality, please switch them to “original”. 3D movies should be encoded “full side-by-side” with a 1:1 pixel aspect ratio. Content should be resampled to 960×720 resolution full side–by–side resolution.
Step 3. Start Ripping 3D Blu-rays
With above settings, tap the Convert button to convert 3D Blu-ray to to Gear VR and Galaxy Note8 supported 3D SBS MP4 format.
Once the conversion is complete, click Open bar to quickly locate the converted 3D video from the output folder, then transfer them to Galaxy Note8 with ease.
Now, you’re able to watch your the converted 3D Blu-ray movies on new Gear VR via Galaxy Note8 with the 3D player.
Tip: Popular 3D Players for Galaxy Note8: VR Gesture Player, VR Player Free, AAA VR Cinema app for Android (Cardboard Compatible), VRTV Player Free, Homido 360 VR Player, etc.