The iPad mini doesn’t have a DVD disc drive. You cannot insert a DVD movie disc into your iPad mini for direct playback. Besides, iTunes doesn’t let you import and rip a DVD as a CD. So, in order to play DVD movies on an iPad mini, you need to rip them to iPad mini accepted video files first. Then you just add the ripped video to iTunes library for sync with your iPad mini.

Video Converter Ultimate lets you convert and transfer DVD to iPad mini with ease and speed. Below is the step-by-step tutorial:

Step 1. Load DVD Movies

Click the Load DVD button in the main menu to import the DVD movie you are going to watch on your iPad mini into Video Converter Ultimate.

Convert DVD to iPad mini

Step 2. Edit Video (Optional)

Click the Edit button on the right side of the video item to go to the video editing interface. Then you can choose to trim, crop, rotate video, or add effect, watermark and subtitle etc.

Convert DVD to iPad mini video

Step 3. Choose Output Format

Click the format image or the drop-down list below the Output Format label on the right side. You can get its output format list. Here, hit the Device tab, go to Apple category, and then choose the iPad Mini option.

Convert and Transfer DVD to iPad mini

Step 4. Start to Convert

Click the Convert button in the lower-right corner of this app to start to convert DVD to iPad mini video. That’s all. This app will automatically finish the job for you. When it’s done, a message will pop up, informing you that the conversion is completed.

Now, you can import the converted video into iTunes for sync with your iPad mini.