Summary: Xbox One S 500G now allows you to stream Blu-ray movies in stunning 4K Ultra HD. But it still can't read a Blu-ray with a different region code. So how to stream Blu-ray on Xbox One S 500G no matter what region codes the Blu-rays are.
Xbox One S launching on August 2nd in the UK, 500GB and 1TB versions to follow. Which version you want get? Actually, I suggest Xbox One S 500G cause when it is 250 euro for the 500GB and 350 euro for 2TB, 100euro for 1.5TB is not good. You can use that money to get a much bigger and cheaper hard drive. You'll now be able to watch Blu-ray movies and stream video in stunning 4K Ultra HD video on Xbox One S 500G. But the Blu-ray is still at the same region codes as Xbox One S 500G, otherwise, your Xbox One S 500G won't read the Blu-ray disc.
If you have some Blu-rays at different region codes from Xbox One S 500G, you can rip Blu-ray to Xbox One S 500G supported video to streaming with Blu-ray ripping tool. Here, Pavtube ByteCopy is strongly recommended as the best Blu-ray to Xbox One S 500G converter. Regardless of region code, AACS, BD+ and the new MKB61, etc, Pavtube ByteCopy can help you rip Blu-ray, Blu-ra ISO to Xbox One S 500G friendly formats, say MPEG4, AVI, H.264, without even a hiccup. After the 1, 2, 3, easy conversion steps, you can stream your Blu-ray (ISO) over to your Xbox One S 500G, by managing through Media Center Extender (MCE) via a home network to Xbox One S 500G, even the older Xbox One and Xbox 360.
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How to Rip Region-locked Blu-ray to Xbox One S 500G?
Step 1: Load Blu-ray movie
Run Blu-ray to Xbox One S software on your PC. Then click “File” icon to load your Blu-ray movies. If there are several language subtitles in your Blu-ray movies, you can select the language subtitle you want to show in your movie by “Subtitle”.
Step 2: Select video format.
Here we select mp4 with H.264 codec for Xbox One. Click the Format drop-down list, and select “Zune/Xbox 360 Device”> “Xbox 360 HD Video (*.wmv): as the target format. You can select other Xbox360 format, all of which are supported by Xbox One S 500G and 2T.
Tip: If you have special requirements on target video, click “Settings” to customize video size, bitrate, frame rate and sample rate. You can adjust best aspect ratio like full 2160P, 1080p, 1080i or 720P or 640*480, etc for your Xbox One S 500G.
Step 3. Ripping Blu-ray to WMV for Xbox One S 500G
Click the red “Convert” button to start ripping Blu-ray to WMV for Xbox One S 500G. When it finishes, click the “Open Output Folder” icon to quick locate the converted video.
By ripping Blu-ray, you don't worry about Blu-ray region codes any more. What you just need to do is enjoy your Blu-ray movies on Xbox One S 500G.