The Wii U is a video game console from Nintendo and the successor to the Wii. The Wii U is the first Nintendo console to support high-definition graphics, capable of producing video output up to 1080p, and has 2 GB of RAM with half dedicated to the console’s operating system. The Wii U’s disc reader is a proprietary slot-loading drive that won’t play DVDs or Blu-rays. And the Wii U doesn’t appear to officially support the streaming of videos from your local network, one owner discovered that the functionality is there Thursday and is accessibly through the new Nintendo console’s web browser. Essentially, all that’s required is to set up a simple web server and upload the desired files. Then visit the server by entering your IP address in the URL bar, click on the video you wish to see, and that’s it! Video playback is limited to MP4 files. Other file types such as AVI and MKV aren’t compatible.
So if you have already had lots of Blu-ray or DVD movies, and want to play Blu-ray or DVD on Nintendo Wii U, you can rip or convert your Blu-ray or DVD collections to Wii U supported MP4, then you can put them to your local web server and stream them to Wii U for playing.
Blu-Ray to Wii U Converter from UFUSoft is current the best Blu-ray to Wii U Converter that can help you to decrypt/convert all commercial Blu-Ray/DVD movies to Wii U MP4 without losing quality and A/V out of sync. And you can hard burn Blu-ray/DVD’s subtitles to Wii U video for permanent enjoyment.
Step-by-step guide: How to rip or convert Blu-Ray/DVD movie to Wii U.
Step 1. Load Blu-ray/DVD movie to the Blu-ray to Wii U Converter.
Insert the Blu-ray disc to Blu-ray-Rom as the source file. Click the Load BD/DVDbutton to load the entire Blu-ray disc or DVD disc.
If you have backup the entire Blu-ray disc on hard drive with BDMV file structure, you can also click BD/DVD Folder button to load the BDMV folder.
Step 2. Choose output video format.
In the program, select output format from Profile drop down list. Since Wii U is also using android os, so just choose HD Video >HD H.264/MPEG-4 AVC Video (*.mp4) as output format and set display resolution to 1920×1080 pixels or 1280×720 pixels.
Step 3. Select subtitle and audio language for Wii U H.264 MP4 videos.
Click the Subtitle option and you choose the prefer language you want from the drop-down list. The Blu-ray to Wii U converter will hard burn the selected subtitle to Wii U video, so that you can enjoy movies with hard-burned subtitles. Then click Audio to select the language like English, French to hear.
Step 4: Start the Blu-Ray/DVD to Wii U Conversion
Finally, click “Convert” in the File menu to start. After a successful conversion, you can put the converted Blu-ray/DVD movie to local web server for Wii U for enjoying now. Please check the details about how to stream converted MP4 to Wii U.