WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro Review: Fast and Elegant

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro

Nowadays, people used to maintain several DVDs of movies and other content. If you maintain the DVD as such, the disc will sometimes get damaged as a result of scratches over the period of time. Hence, it is necessary to copy the contents of the DVD to your hard drive or burn to an ISO image format. You can then store a backup of the DVD files to a portable hard drive. Even if your original DVD gets damaged, you can enjoy the same content by fetching them from your hard drive. Moreover, it is difficult to separate files from a DVD and rip the contents.

How is this possible? Is there any integrated solution within Windows 10? WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro is here to help you out. The WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro helps you to Rip a DVD to either Video or an ISO image by retaining flawless 1:1 quality. The software is designed in such a way to perform the ripping process at a blazing fast speed by preserving the original quality. Moreover, the video ripped from the DVD will be of perfect quality without any missing key frames, redraw issues and crashes.

The main highlight of the WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro is the addition of region code protection, which enables you to play foreign DVD disc with the incompatible region code. You need not have to invest for a foreign DVD player. Moreover, the ripper tool ships with compression technology to enable you to trim the overall size of the file without loss of quality.

It is also possible to rip a DVD to audio format. It is possible to Rip DVD to computer, phone, tablet, TV or any portable gadget. The WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro also provides an ability to fetch the right title from 99 titles including removal of unwanted ads, trailers, video clips and other nitty-gritty stuff.

Working

Step 1

To work with the WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro, you need to double click the icon from the desktop after installation. You will view a screen as shown below

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro

If you are ripping from a DVD Disc, you should select the first icon. If you select ISO Image, you will have to locate a file (ISO format) from your hard drive. The WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro will automatically burn the contents of the ISO file to a folder of your choice. You can also select a relevant DVD folder where the files are located for ripping. The first two options will be useful for you in your daily work life.

Step 2

The next step is to insert a DVD and select the DVD Disc option. You will view a small dialog where you need to check the title and select Ok button.

Step 3

In this step, you will have to select an output format by selecting the option from the navigation panel located on the right side. By default, MPG is selected. You can change it by selecting MPG. You will view a wide range of file formats. You will either have to select one or choose any other format from the displayed formats.

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro output formats

For the purpose of this review, we ripped a DVD file with an overall capacity of around 7.05GB. We selected the DVD Disc option and the WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro automatically located the title of the DVD. If you select OK button, the software automatically verifies the contents and display them on the screen. We are amazed to see that the ripper displays the size of the ripped file as 3.9GB, which is 50 percent less than the original size. Hence, the compression technology integrated with the software works well.

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro progress

The dashboard displays the total capacity of the original DVD followed by the size after the ripping process. The next step is to change the output folder. The default folder is located deep inside the computer hard drive. Hence, we changed the location to a folder on the C drive. You need to select the button with three dots located on the bottom portion.

Finally, you should select the Run button to rip the contents of the DVD to a folder of your choice. You can either retain the format of the output file to MPG or select any other extension of your preference as discussed above. You will view the ripping progress inside the row as shown below.

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro ripping progress

As you can see from the below screenshot, the green colored progress bar will be displayed with the percentage of completion in the middle of the dashboard. You can also pause the ripping process and restart again. In addition to the progress bar, the status also indicates the time left for the completion of the ripping process.

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro ripping progress final

You will view Done icon on the middle right-hand side after the successful completion of the whole ripping process.

Conclusion

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro is an excellent software, which enables you to extract the contents from a DVD or ISO image. The software worked very well during our testing. We used a laptop with Intel 7th generation processor and 8GB DDRL RAM but the software took 10 minutes to complete the ripping process. You will plenty of options inside the software. You cannot rip an ISO file image to EXE and hence you can’t make use of the Ripper Pro for burning bootable DVDs of operating systems. The WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro will be useful if you have a huge collection of old film DVDs. It is advisable to rip them and generate backup so that you can use them in case the original priceless DVD goes out of order.

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro

WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro
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Download

10/10

    Installation

    10/10

      Working

      10/10

        User Interface

        10/10

          Processing Speed

          10/10

            Usability

            10/10

              Options

              10/10

                Pros

                • Simple to ease
                • Fast processing
                • Less clutter
                • Single dashboard
                • Advertisement free

                Cons

                • Inability to rip a CD
                • ISO to EXE format not available

                Anand Narayanaswamy is the editor-in-chief of Netans. He was recognized as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for 9 years (2002 to 2011) and currently part of MVP Reconnect program. He is also part of the prestigious ASPInsider program. Anand has published several articles and reviews related to various software and hardware products for various software and technology related websites. He is also active on social media and also participates as an Influencer for various brands. Anand can be reached at admin@netans.com