The latest Fire HD 8 delivers faster performance, a bigger battery and more base storage than the previous version for almost half the price. Amazon’s new Fire HD 8 features its 8-inch widescreen HD display with 1,280×800-pixel (189 ppi) resolution which is very suitable to watch movies. How to play Blu-ray disc and iTunes M4V movies via Amazon Fire HD 8? Obviously, the Fire HD 8 does not have the specific hardware needed to insert Blu-Ray discs, and this is reportedly one of the reasons why Asus tablet didn’t include software to play physical media discs in Android.
Since most of commercial Blu-ray movies have protection that prevented Blu-ray copy. To put a Blu-ray movie on Fire HD 8, a professional Blu-ray ripping tool is needed. Acrok Blu-ray Ripping software is a good choice. It can professionally rip Blu-ray to Fire HD 8 supported video format with fast speed and excellent output quality. In addition, this Blu-ray ripping tool can also convert Blu-ray/DVD/Any format to various popular formats like M4V, AVI, MP4, WMV, MPEG, MOV, FLV, MKV, 3GP, etc. as well as rip Blu-ray to optimized video for playback on iPhone X, Galaxy S8, iPad Pro, Surface Pro, Galaxy Note 8, Fire HD 8, ZenPad Z8s and more. If you are a Mac user, you can turn to Acrok Blu-ray Ripper for Mac, which allows you to rip and transfer Blu-ray to Amazon Fire HD 8 in Mac.
It’s quite possible that you want to transfer your iTunes movies to Fire HD 8 that you can enjoy your videos anywhere and anytime. However, due to the DRM protection, iTunes M4V videos can only play on Apple devices. Meanwhile, M4V is not a video format supported by Fire HD 8. Then is there a way to remove DRM protection and convert iTunes videos for Fire HD 8? The answer is definitely Yes!
Tip: What video formats Fire HD 8 can play? MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI ,FLV, MKV and WEBM. Here, Our suggestion is H.264 MP4.
Part One: How to watch iTunes M4V movies on Fire HD 8?
Free download iTunes to Fire HD 8 Converter
Step 1: Add iTunes videos
You first install and launch the the iTunes to Fire HD 8 Converter. After doing this, click on the add button so as to import your iTunes video that is in the M4V format to the DRM-remover software for the conversion.
Step 2. Select the right output format
Next, choose an output format that is compatible with Nexus. Here you can click Video files to and select H.264 MP4 as the output format, which is supported by Fire HD 8. As you can see, almost all regular video formats are provided. What’s more, there are 100+ video presets for portable devices like iPhone 8, Galaxy S8, LG G6, HTC U11, Xperia XA, OnePlus 5T, etc.
Step 3: Convert iTunes movies
At last, make sure that the settings are okay and then click “Convert” button to begin converting protected iTunes M4V videos to DRM-free MP4 for Fire HD 8. When the conversion finishes, click “Open” button to locate the converted files. Then connect your Fire HD 8 to computer via USB and transfer the videos to it effortlessly. That’s all. You can play purchased iTunes movies on Fire HD 8 for free.
Part Two: How to rip Blu-ray movies for playing on Fire HD 8?
Free download Fire HD 8 Blu-ray Ripper
Step 1: Load Blu-ray movies
Install and run Blu-ray to Fire HD 8 Converter on your computer. Insert the Blu-ray disc into your Blu-ray drive and launch the Amazon tablet blu-ray ripping software. Click “Load Disc” to select and import the Blu-ray movies you want to rip for Fire HD 8. ISO and IFO files are also supported.
Step 2: Choose output fotmat
Click the “Format” bar to choose the output format for Fire HD 8. Here you can simply choose “Common video > H.264 Video(*.mp4)” as the output video format. Then click “Settings” to adjust video codec, bit rate, frame rate, etc. if necessary.
Step 3: Start video conversion
Now go to the last step: click “Convert” to begin ripping Blu-ray to Fire HD 8 compatible MP4 video files. After the conversion, you can tap “Open” to locate the converted videos immediately. Then connect your Fire HD 8 to computer and transfer the video files to your tablet for enjoyment on the go.