Reproducing a DVD: DVD Copying vs. DVD Cloning

John Salley

Jul 26, 2017 09:12 am / Posted by John Salley to BD/DVD Backup

For most DVD movie fans, they have invested a amount of money in DVD collection, so you must know the importance that reproducing a DVD from original DVD disc, we know the DVD disc is pastic material it’s frail, easy to be scratched, droped, broken down, etc. To safeguard them against such dangers, many people choose to reproducing a DVD disc by 2 ways: DVD Copying and DVD Cloning, some people want to know the difference betwwen them, this post will tell you the secret and recommend you the best way to copy DVD.

Reproducing a DVD: DVD Copying vs DVD Cloning

DVD Copying: Copying DVD disc content is usually as easy as left clicking with your mouse and selecting Copy or hitting the Control and C keys on your keyboard. Common software such as Windows Media Player can copy and rip CDs, but with DVDs, the process is much more complicated.

DVD Cloning: To clone a DVD typically means to burn an ISO image file copy of a CD, DVD or hard disk drive. An ISO image file is an effective method for backing up data of all types, including media collections, operating systems and network settings.

DVD Copying VS DVD Cloning, Which is Better?

DVD Copying and DVD Cloning have some same point, for example: They will both give you a reproduction of the original DVD. They will provide the same format and file size as the source disc. When you want to which one is better, you should know the difference between with them.

  • DVD Copying will compres the video size for your DVD disc.
  • DVD Copying may change the video reoslution and reduce the video quality.
  • DVD Cloning is a purer and creates an exact duplicate.
  • DVD Cloning can provide the higher quality than original DVD disc.
  • DVD Copying will meet the CSS protection which affect you to copy DVD smoothly.

Which one way is better? It’s decided by yourself. When you make the decision to copy DVD, you need a reliable assistant: DVD copy software which can help you to reproduce a DVD smoothly, you don’t worry anout the DVD copy protection, reduce the DVD video quality or video resolution. Following is the answer you are searching for.

Best Tool For Reproducing a DVD – DVD Copy Software

Go to the point, I have used ByteCopy for many years, which is really excellent and powerful, even you are a beginner, you can master this software in 3 minutes, the user-friendly interface attracts many users. With this DVD copy software, you can copy DVD without any hinders, this software can remove the DVD copy protection, like: CSS, BD+, AACS, UOP, DVD Region code. Also you can choose the DVD movie subtitles you want to watch on TV or other devices

This software provides different DVD copy mode, you can rip and copy entire DVD disc which can keep all the original DVD content, such as: DVD movie chapters, DVD movie subtitles, DVD audio tracks, etc. Everything is the same with original DVD disc. If you want to get smaller video size for saving storage, you can choose to copy the DVD main title which won’t affect you to enjoy the DVD movie.

Some DVD player can read the WMV and DivX video formats, you even can rip and backup DVD to digital video formats, this software allows you to choose any video formats for your DVD disc, like: WMV, MOV, AVI, MKV, etc. If a DVD player that reads WMV files will be able to play any videos in the format that you record on a burnable DVD or CD. In addition, you also can remux DVD movie to your dream video format. By the way, 4K video and 3D vido are all here. Following will show you the detailed steps.

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How to Reproduce a DVD by Bytecopy

Step 1. Load DVD disc

Run DVD copy software and insert your DVD to internal/external drive and click “File” to load the DVD discs. This software can detect the movie chapters automatically, user don’t choose again. You also can drag the DVD movie to the left window directly, at the right window, you also can enjoy the movie.


Step 2. Four Options to copy DVD Movies

Option A. Entire Backup DVD Movies

User can keep all the information in DVD movies, including main title, advertisement, chapter markers, review and the whole audio/subtitle streams. Click  on the top of the menu.

Option B. Directly Backup DVD Movies

Just the main title of the original DVD disc will be preserved in this way. It will save much space and won’t you to enjoy the DVD movie at the same time. Navigate to “Format” > “Copy” > “Directly Copy”

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Option C. Get Digital DVD Movie

With this way, you not only can get the smaller DVD movie size, keep the movie forever, you also can create your own DVD library, don’t spend much time on searching a DVD movie from 100+ DVD disc. Also you can play DVD movie at will, on DVD player, on Game console: PS3, PS4, Xbox One, On iPad, iPhone, etc. Best of all, you cna backup DVD to losseless multi-track MKV video format which can keep all the movie subtitlw, chapters, audio tracks, etc. You also can choose to keep or remove one you want/don’t want.

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Option D. Remux DVD Movie

If you want to rip a DVD or Blu-ray to your hard disk and have no idea how to do this, I recommend you to  Remux DVD Movie. Remux (REcombine the video files via MUXing) the video and audio tracks with your custom subtitle track. Doing it this way ensures that there is absolutely no quality loss, plus you get your awesome Batman subtitle track! How cool is that? You just need to choose Format and select Remux, choose your wanted video format, like: AVI, MP4, FLV, WMV, etc.

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Step 3. Start to Copy DVD

After chossing the right DVD backup option, user need to go back to the main interface, and click “Convert” button to start the DVD backup conversion.

I believe this software is one of the best DVD Ripper, DVD copy software, 4 ways are ready for you. By the way, you also can load and copy Blu-ray disc. For Mac user, you can get the best DVD copy software for Mac. Hope this post may be useful for you.