PC Specs, Blu-ray Drive/Software for Playing Blu-ray Movies

Nowadays, almost any computer can play DVD movies (either commercial or homemade DVDs) as long as there is a built-in DVD drive. But what about Blu-ray movies? Can your PC render this high definition movie formats without any complications? This article will tell you the truth so that you can start your Blu-ray era in your living room or share it with friends who have such problems.

Does your PC meet the specs. for playing back Blu-ray movies?

Below are the basic system requirements to play a Blu-ray disc on a Windows-based PC. Please double-check whether your computer meets the outlined requirements before trying attempting to watch your Blu-ray movies.

* Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista and XP.

* Processor (CPU): Pentium 4 541 (3.2 GHz), Athlon 64 X2 3800+, AMD Fusion E-series, C-series or above.

* Graphics Processor (GPU on Card): Intel G45, ATI Radeon HD 2400, NVIDIA GeForce 7600GT or above.

* Memory: 2 GB required for Vista and Windows 7/8/8.1/10; 1 GB required for Windows XP.

* Hard Disk Space: 100-500 MB for Blu-ray player installation.

* Disc Player: BD-ROM/BD-RE or Super Multi Blu combo disc drive.

* Display Device (optional): To play Blu-ray movie on TV, HDCP compliant TV and video cards are required. That means DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort or other connectors are provided on both sides.

How to play Blu-ray on pc?

In order to play blu-ray movies on pc, you need a blu-ray drive and blu-ray player software, for Blu-ray drive, you can bought one from amazon, Samsung and sony are good choices. For Blu-ray software, I know a software named UFUWare Blu-ray Player Software is one easy-to-use player for Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista PC. It can help users enjoy any Blu-ray movie with outstanding and perfect video quality at home. This amazing player can not only play Blu-ray Disc, but also support Blu-ray folder and ISO image files. This PC Blu-ray Player is reliable and expert in playing Blu-ray discs released in different regions and dates trough simple clicks of mouse.

Step 1. Install UFUWare PC Blu-ray Player Software on your PC

To use this PC Blu-ray playing software, you need to download the free trial version. Then install it step by step according to the tips.

windows pc blu ray player

Step 2. Insert Blu-ray disc in your BD driver

Put the Blu-ray disc you want to watch in the BD driver (or driver device), which is different from DVD driver.

Step 3. Load discs

After launching the PC Blu-ray player software, the interface will pop up to you. Click “Open Disc”, find the Blu-ray disc that has been put in your BD driver and select it.

play blu-ray on windows pc

Step 4. Start to play Blu-ray on Windows PC

After loading the disc, you can choose ‚ÄúPlay Movie” to play. It will start to play the main movie as soon as you click.

Try to Download Blu-ray Player

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *