How to Watch DVD on Smart TV?

Method 1: Use DVD Player; Method 2: Convert DVD to Smart TV Video Format

Have accumulated a big collection of DVDs and want to watch them on your smart TV? The following will share two popular methods to help you to easily import any DVD to your smart TV for compatible playback.

Method One: Use DVD Player

In the old days, you will need to connect a DVD player to your smart TV to watch DVDs on your smart TVs. The relatively newer DVD players have got an HDMI output. Use this HDMI cable to connect your DVD player and your smart TV and then you can insert a DVD to DVD player and watch it on your smart TV.

What if you do not have a DVD player available and do not want to bother to buy a new one? Or basically you do not want to use DVD player to play DVD on your smart TV? In this situation, you can follow the Method Two below.

Method Two: Watch DVD on Smart TV without DVD Player

You can also store your DVD in your USB and then import it to your smart TV for playback. However, one problem is that almost all smart TVs can not natively play your DVDs due to format incompatibility. So you will need a DVD to smart TV converter - Avdshare Video Converter to solve the format incompatibility issue, with which you can simply convert any DRM-free DVD to your smart TV best supported video formats, such as MP4 H.264. The following key features will give you a satisfying conversion output file.

This Avdshare Video Converter will convert any DRM-free DVD in any format, like VOB, TS, MPG, etc to any smart TV best supported MP4 H.264 for the compatible playback. You will lose no quality during DVD to smart TV conversion process. Up to 60X faster conversion speed will apply to convert your DVD to your smart TV best supported MP4 H.264. Except for converting DVD to smart TVs, this Avdshare Video Converter also helps to convert any unsupported MKV, FLV, WTV, AVCHD, etc to any smart TV best supported video formats.

Guide on Converting DVD to Smart TV Supported Format

The following guide will work to convert any DVD to any smart TV best supported video formats.

Make Preparation: Free download DVD to Smart TV Converter

Free download the professional DVD to Smart TV Converter - Avdshare Video Converter (for Windows, for Mac), install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.

Step 1 Import DVD file

Insert your DVD to your computer disc drive and then click the Add File button to import the DVD file to your DVD to smart TV converter.

Step 2 Targeted output format setting

Almost all smart TVs, like Sony, Samsung, etc, support to play MP4 H.264 compatibly, so we can directly set MP4 H.264 as the output format by clicking the "Profile" button>"General Video" category. Of course, you can also choose other video formats, like MOV H.264, HEVC, etc supported by your smart TVs as the output format from the "General Video" category.

Step 3 Complete the conversion

Finally, start and finish the DVD to smart TV supported video format conversion by clicking the Convert button.