At present, 3D Blu-ray movie is more and more popular. Comparing with other downloaded 3D content, 3D Blu-ray has higher resolution but poor compatibility. To get rid of the limitation, ripping 3D Blu-ray is surely a wise decision. Besides, more benefits it will bring, such as backuping Blu-ray disc, saving much Blu-ray space on your shelf and store more 3D Blu-ray movies.

How to rip 3D Blu-rays? Maybe MakeMKV can do that, but some users complain that the 3D video from MakeMKV seems to be as 2D video. In addition, some latest 3D Blu-ray movies can't be recognized by MakeMKV, user have to find other tools to decrypt Blu-ray protection.

Don't worry! Next I will show you how to convert and rip any 3D Blu-rays to multiple popular video files with a real 3D effect. Though it is not easy to find such a tool, the following guide would offer you the most effective solution to copy, burn and rip 3D Blu-ray files.

Part 1. The Most Effective Way to Rip 3D Blu-ray

After did a deep research, we finally decided to recommend you VideoSolo Blu-ray Ripper as the best way to rip 3D Blu-ray. Why? The persuasive reasons are below:

No 1. 3D Blu-ray Decrypt Ability

With continuously improved Blu-ray encryption ability, VideoSolo Blu-ray Ripper aims at how to rip any 3D protected and region-locked Blu-rays to custom formats of 3D videos in preserving original quality with ease. Moreover, it supports decrypting 3D Blu-ray movie to 2D video/audio in a bevy of formats, including MP4, MKV, AVI, WMV, M4V, MOV, FLV, MP3, WMA, AAC, M4A, etc.

No 2. Various 3D Video Input

You not only can import Blu-ray disc to this program, also you can BD ISO image files, BD folder, even you can load the DVD disc, DVD IFO files, DVD folder into this program.

No 3. Multiple 3D Video Options

You can choose 3D MKV, 3D MP4, 3D AVI and more. Best of all, you can select the 3D video effect, such as: Anaglyph 3D, Top-Bottom 3D, Side-by-Side 3D.

No 4. Built-in 3D Video Editor

The built-in video editor allows you to easily get desired 3D video part and effects. You can clip 3D videos to get different segment, crop unwanted movie clips, rotate 3D videos, add subtitles and watermark to video and so on, all the buttons are ready for you.

Important notice: Ripping commercial Blu-rays involves the circumvention of copy protection schemes, which is considered as against the law, even those you purchased legally. Please compliant with your local law before doing the 3D Blu-ray ripping and be sure not for any commercial use.

Part 2. How to Rip 3D Blu-ray

In order to start ripping your 3D Blu-Ray collection, the following tools should be prepared before you begin:

1. VideoSolo Blu-ray Ripper (Mac/Win)

2. Blu-ray drive

3. Networked PC

With all things prepared, go through the specific steps below to learn how to rip 3D Blu-ray with VideoSolo Blu-ray Ripper.

Step 1. Load 3D Blu-ray Source

After downloading and installing VideoSolo Blu-ray Ripper successfully, and launch the program. Then insert 3D Blu-ray disc into Blu-ray drive and click "Load Disc > Load BD Disc" on top left corner to load the target 3D Blu-ray movie. Once you import Blu-ray and the main content of your 3D Blu-ray movie is checked automatically, it means all the Blu-ray protection will be removed. Then you can preview it in the right side.

Load Disc

Step 2. Select Output Format

Tap on "Profile" and find "3D Video", from its drop-down selections, you will find several presets for MKV/MP4/TS/AVI/FLV in Side by Side 3D, Top and Bottom 3D and Anaglyph 3D. Here you can also choose 2D video format according to your own preference.

Select 3D Video

Tip: If you are a video professional, you can configure video and audio parameters (codec, bit rate, frame rate, etc.) to compatible with your 3D devices in "Settings".

Step 3. Select the Directory

Click the "Browse" icon to select an output directory to save the output 3D video. Note that your destination hard disk should be large enough to hold a whole Blu-ray disc with huge quantity of data.

Select 3D Video

Step 4. Start ripping 3D Blu-ray

Finally simply click the "Convert" button to start the process of ripping your Blu-ray 3D movie. Just wait for a while, you can get the brand new 3D video.

Select Blu-ray DVD

When the conversion is completed, you can locate the 3D video in output folder. Then feel free to watch generated 3D video on 3D TV, 3D projector, VR Headsets, VR video players, etc.


Ripping 3D Blu-ray movies can be time-consuming, but with the workflow I suggest, you can rip your 3D Blu-ray easily. VideoSolo Blu-ray Ripper is exactly a great way to digitize your 3D Blu-ray collection, whether it protected or not. It also brings more user-friendly functions for you. Just grab some popcorn, sit back, and enjoy your 3D Blu-ray movie!