Surface Go 2 is a compact tablet from Microsoft, there are a few of users have purchased it, it is so convenient to take due to its small size. The Surface Go 2 is ideal for watching movies on the go. Have you got some Blu-ray/DVD discs? Do you want to play Blu-ray/DVD on Surface Go 2? In this article we will share the easiest way to help you transfer and play Blu-ray/DVD on Surface Go 2 smoothly.
Recently, Microsoft released a series of new hardware products, including Surface Go 2. It makes up for the deficiencies of the previous generation, and Microsoft claims that it will provide longer battery life, and its performance is much higher than that of the previous generation. The appearance of Surface Go 2 is in line with modern people’s aesthetics, coupled with the upgrade of specifications and lightweight body, which makes it a profound low-cost hardware product, especially suitable for those who often go out to work. Just glance at it shows that Surface Go 2 is the smallest one in the Surface series. The size of this model is almost the same as that of the previous generation, and their appearance is not much different.
The screen of Surface Go 2 is excellent, and it is good for playing high-definition movies or videos on the go. The display of Surface Go 2 is a major upgrade, the early 10-inch tablet computers are surrounded by an unusually thick frame, which made it look small and inefficient. However, thanks to the resolution of 1920×1080, the PixelSense display of Surface Go 2 is more comfortable, giving people a smarter and cleaner impression. The screen has enough brightness indoors and outdoors, which is suitable for watching high-definition movies, so it is great for you to transfer Blu-ray and DVD to Surface Go 2 for playing.
Can Surface Go 2 play Blu-ray/DVD?
“Hi there, can Surface Go 2 play Blu-ray/DVD movies? I have bought some Blu-ray and DVD discs before and now I want to transfer these movies to my Surface Go 2 tablet, in this case I can enjoy movies on the trip. I have tried to copy some videos from Blu-ray and DVD discs, after I transferred them to Surface Go 2, the Surface Go 2 tablet can’t recognize them and it failed to play these videos, what should I do? Hope you can give some suggestions for me to play Blu-ray/DVD on Surface Go 2? Thank you very much!”
Just like the question showed above, some users are trying to play Blu-ray/DVD on Surface Go 2, but they all failed to play these videos on Surface Go 2, what’s the reason? Surface Go 2 is released not long ago, now many users have bought it to do daily work, play games and watch movies. But, how can we play Blu-ray/DVD on Surface Go 2?
Let’s say it briefly, the playback issue is caused by the Surface Go 2’s video format limitation and the copy protection of Blu-ray/DVD discs. First, if you search Surface Go 2 playback related information you will know that Surface Go 2 can only play popular video formats like MP4 or MKV videos in H.264 codec, if your videos are in other formats, you will not be able to play them with Surface Go 2, in this case you can’t play Blu-ray/DVD videos on Surface Go 2 smoothly. Second, all the Blu-ray and DVD discs we purchased are copy protected, even if you have copied movies from Blu-ray and DVD discs, you can’t play copied movies successfully, you have to remove copy protection from purchased Blu-ray and DVD discs with special Blu-ray Ripper software.
How to convert Blu-ray/DVD to Surface Go 2?
As we know the purchased Blu-ray and DVD discs are copy protected, and the Surface Go 2 supported video formats are limited, in this case how can we play Blu-ray/DVD on Surface Go 2 smoothly? The best way is to convert Blu-ray/DVD to Surface Go 2 supported H.264 MP4 or H.264 MKV format, and then you can play Blu-ray/DVD on Surface Go 2 with supported format. To convert Blu-ray to Surface Go 2 or convert DVD to Surface Go 2, we would like to introduce the best Blu-ray Ripper for Surface Go 2 for you, this program is called Acrok Video Converter Ultimate, it is able to convert Blu-ray/DVD/UHD videos for you, for example, you can use it to rip the latest Blu-ray or DVD discs to unprotected common videos, and then you can transfer converted Blu-ray or DVD movies to Surface Go 2 or any devices for watching freely, with the help of Acrok Blu-ray Ripper for Windows or Blu-ray Ripper for Mac, you can convert Blu-ray to MP4 or convert Blu-ray to MKV on Windows PC or Mac.
Convert Blu-ray/DVD to Surface Go 2
Step 1. Download Acrok Video Converter Ultimate from the link, both Windows version and Mac version are available to use, so Acrok can work as Blu-ray Ripper for Windows as well as Blu-ray Ripper for Mac, you just need to get the corresponding software installation file according to your computer. Install the best Surface Go 2 Blu-ray Ripper on your computer, run it you will see the main interface of the Blu-ray converter.
Step 2. On the main interface of Blu-ray to Surface Go 2 converter, click “Load Disc” button to import Blu-ray/DVD movie that you want to convert, you can load Blu-ray disc, Blu-ray ISO, DVD disc, DVD ISO or folder into the best Blu-ray Ripper for conversion.
Step 3. Choose output format that supported by Surface Go 2. There are many optimized formats for playable devices in Acrok Video Converter Ultimate, you can choose output format according to your need. To play Blu-ray/DVD files on Surface Go 2 smoothly, you can choose “Common Video -> H.264 MP4 Video (*.mp4)”, this is the best format for Surface Go 2, once you selected this format the best Blu-ray Ripper will convert Blu-ray to MP4 for Surface Go 2.
Step 4. In this Blu-ray and DVD to Surface Go 2 converter, if you want to adjust the output resolution, bitrate, frame rate, codec and other parameters, you can click “Settings” button on the main interface, and then you can change the output settings as you want.
Step 5. Click convert button to start converting Blu-ray to Surface Go 2 supported format, if you load DVD disc it will also convert Blu-ray to Surface Go 2.
Acrok Video Converter Ultimate will convert Blu-ray/DVD files to Surface Go 2 compatible format at fast speed, much time will be saved due to the latest video card acceleration technology. NVIDIA and AMD video card acceleration technology is supported, when the conversion is finished, you can transfer converted movies to Surface Go 2, and then you can play Blu-ray/DVD files on Surface Go 2 with supported format, there will be no playback issues anymore.
Tip: 4K UHD videos are well supported by Acrok Besides converting Blu-ray and DVD disc movies, you can also use this powerful converter to convert 4K UHD videos like 4K MP4, 4K MKV or 4K MOV files to Surface Go 2 supported format for playing. Most 4K videos are well supported, such as 4K H.265 videos, 4K H.264 videos, 4K XAVC videos, 4K XAVC-S videos, 4K MXF videos, etc. Now you can download the best Blu-ray Ripper program and use it to convert videos to Surface Go 2 supported format, it will help you to solve video compatibility issues easily, and you can make full use of your Blu-ray discs, DVD discs, as well as 4K UHD videos, just try it.