Summary: This detailed tutorial you may find the way to play Blu-ray disc movies on iMac with “5K Retina” display at a resolution of 5120 x 2880 pixels. And UFUWare iMac Blu-ray Player is the best choice.
On October 16, 2014, a new version of the 27-inch (69 cm) iMac was released, whose main feature is a “5K Retina” display at a resolution of 5120 x 2880 pixels. Now UFUWare iMac Blu-ray Player is the first and best program to play blu ray on 5k iMac and here is the detailed tutorial of How to Play Blu-ray on 5k iMac.
Preparations you need to do:
* MacBook Pro with OS X 10.6 – 10.11
* Intel Core2 Duo 2.4GHz processor or higher recommended
* 512 MB RAM or higher recommended
* 250 MB of free disk space
* Internal or external Blu-ray drive
* USB 2.0 or above
* FireWire 400 or above
* Internet Connection
Step 1: Find a Blu-ray drive
One of the requirements of playing a Blu-ray disc on the computer is having a Blu-ray drive, and UFUWare is recommending users one of the thinnest and lightest external Blu-ray drive on the market with features like supporting USB 3.0, BDXL, 3D Blu-ray Movies, and burning BD, DVD & CD.
Step 2: Choose a 5k iMac Blu-ray Player software
Perform an Internet search for ‘UFUWare 5k iMac Blu-ray Player’, choose it and click the title and then find the one for 5k iMac, press Download button, after that, follow the directions to complete the installation.
a. Play Blu-ray on 5K iMac
Find 5k iMac Blu-ray Player in the Launchpad, click on its icon to open 5k iMac Blu-ray Player. You will see two buttons in the center of the main interface – “Open File” and “Open Disc”.
b. Play a Blu-ray Disc on 5K iMac
Insert a Blu-ray Disc > Click “Open Disc”
Insert the Blu-ray Disc you want to play in the drive. Press the second one, and follow the instructions. Wait a second till the main menu pops out (the yellow area in the following picture) and you can make some adjustments here according to your own preferences.
c. Play a Blu-ray File on 5K iMac
Click “Open File” > Select the Blu-ray file
Click on “Open File” button in the middle of the main interface. Wait for a bit till the menu appears. First you can choose where you want to watch in “Chapter”, which language you want to hear in “Audio”and of course select the “Subtitle”. Then you can directly click “Play Movie” to enjoy some Blu-ray time.