For Apple TV 3, the best improvement is the definition, it enables the display of Full HD 1080p videos with 5.1 surround sound. With Apple TV 3, the picture you see and the sound you hear is in a higher level than ever. To watch 1080p movies on Apple TV, you can purchase from iTunes store, however, the price is high. For HD movie with 1920 x 1080 resolution, the price rentals from $3.99. Instead of purchasing from iTunes store, you can make good use of your stored Blu-ray discs and DVDs. It is a good choice to convert the Blu-ray and DVD movies for watching on HDTV via Apple TV 3. That would be extremely good if you have a surround system. With these, you can freely watch Blu-ray /DVD movies on Apple TV 3 with Full HD quality and 5.1 surround sound.
What you need - Aunsoft Blu-ray Video Converter Ultimate.
This is a combination of Blu-ray Ripper, DVD Ripper and Video Converter and is a great media tool for home theater lovers, portable device users. With the all in one software, you can rip and convert BD/DVD to your hard drive or to other formats for using. It also enables you to convert various kinds of video and audio formats for enjoy on devices or use for editing software.
How to rip BD/DVD to Apple TV 3 with Full HD Quality and 5.1 Surround Sound?
1. Run Aunsoft Blu-ray Video Converter Ultimate as Blu-ray/DVD to Apple TV 3 converter. Click "Load file(s)" to import source video. Select the title, subtitle and audio you want to keep.
2. Choose "Apple TV 3 1080p Dolby Digital Pass-through (*.m4v)" as output format.
Aunsoft Blu-ray Video Converter provides several presets for Apple TV, the best recommendation for Apple TV 3 is "Apple TV 3 1080p Dolby Digital Pass-through (*.m4v)" that best keeps the original quality.
Click "settings" to do some adjustment to the video and audio like size and bitrate.
Note: An AC-3 encoded audio track will also be included for Apple TV to pass-through Dolby Digital 5.1 sound, so that it will work in surround sound when Apple TV is connected to audio receiver, and also in stereo when Apple TV is connected with TV only.
3. Convert BD/DVD to Apple TV 3.
Click "Start conversion" button to rip Blu-ray /DVD movies to Apple TV 3 with Full HD quality and 5.1 surround sound. Click "open" to find the converted files and sync the files to Apple TV 3 with iTunes.