Many of the Blu-ray lovers want to watch Blu-ray movies with their Mac computer. To play a Blu-ray disc on Mac, you must have three things: an external Blu-ray drive, a Blu-ray disc, and a Blu-ray player software for Mac system. Here we are going to share the top 3 free Mac Blu-ray players to help you successfully play Blu-ray discs on macOS, also provide the best way to play any Blu-ray on Mac without limitations.
Top 3 Free Mac Blu-ray Player
Top 1. Leawo Blu-ray Player for Mac
Leawo Blu-ray Player for Mac is a region free Blu-ray player that can play Blu-ray discs, folders and ISO files on Mac computer. It can also act as a free DVD player and a free video player to play DVD and normal videos on Mac. Plus, this program allows you to select subtitles, audio tracks, and titles during the play. It even provides detailed playback navigation to let you fully control media playback.
• This program can play Blu-ray disc of region A, B and C.
• Actually, it will fail to open the Blu-ray discs occasionally.
• From user feedback, sometimes it cannot detect the Blu-ray disc or navigate Blu-ray menu.
Top 2. VLC for Mac OS X
You may be familiar with the VLC media player as it is the most popular video player for Mac users. Though VLC is a free and open source program, it can play most multimedia files as well as DVD, CD, VCD. Better still, the 2.0 and later version can perform as a Blu-ray player to help you play non-protected Blu-ray disc on Mac with some extra operations. Look for details from How to Play Blu-ray Movie with VLC on Windows & Mac.
• No spyware, no ads.
• Highly customizable.
• VLC does not yet support Blu-ray menus so you must manually select a title to play.
• Not all Blu-ray movies are supported.
• It needs extra steps to play the Blu-ray disc with VLC.
• There are some playback problems when playing 4K Blu-ray.
Top 3. KMPlayer for Mac (Beta)
KMPlayer is always a natural choice for Windows users to play Blu-ray discs for free. A good news is that now the Mac beta version for KMPlayer is available now. So Mac users can download and install the KMPlayer on their computer and enjoy the Blu-ray discs freely. All basic functions like play, pause, seek, full screen, skin, settings are available.
• The playback steps are easy.
• There are some problems during the Blu-ray playback.
• You may fail to open the Blu-ray disc sometimes.
Play Any Blu-ray Discs On Mac Without Problems
Some people may think these free Blu-ray players are good enough for Blu-ray movies playback on Mac. But for the people who want to get a better movie-watching experience, these free tools are not able to do that. That's why you need a professional Blu-ray player for Mac. What I most appreciated is VideoSolo Blu-ray Player.
VideoSolo Blu-ray Player is the best one, which can successfully play Blu-ray disc, Blu-ray ISO files, and Blu-ray folders on Mac. It takes down the Blu-ray's region code and DRM (Digital rights management) to play without limitations. If your Mac configuration is adequate, it also supports playing 4K UHD Blu-ray smoothly. Additionally, it is also an excellent media player which can play common videos and audios in a wide variety of formats. It comes with various built-in advanced audio decoding technologies like DTS-HD, TrueHD, AAC, DTS, and Dolby, to help people get extraordinary audio effects. Furthermore, you can take full control of the Blu-ray playback, such as adjusting the subtitles, audio tracks and titles.
Steps to Play Any Blu-ray Disc on Mac with VideoSolo Blu-ray Player
Step 1. Download and install VideoSolo Blu-ray Player for Mac.
Step 2. Connect an external Blu-ray drive to your Mac and insert a Blu-ray disc to it.
Step 3. Launch the Blu-ray player and choose "Open Disc" button to load your Blu-ray movie.
Step 4. After loading finished, click the "Subtitle", "Audio Track" and "Title" choose the one you preferred. Or start watching the Blu-ray movie on Mac by clicking "Play Movie".
Above is a simple tutorial. If you want to get more detailed tutorials about playing Blu-ray on Windows and Mac, please read the following two articles.
There are always some problems you might encounter during using a free Blu-ray player, so getting a professional player for your Mac may be a safer choice. You are welcome to download the free trial of VideoSolo Blu-ray Player to see how good it is. It can really bring cinematic audio-visual enjoyment for you.