If you want to use Handbrake on Mac OS X to convert video or DVDs, you'll fail. That's because the current version of Handbrake, say, v0.9.5, is not compatible with Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks and 10.8 Mountain Lion. That’s to say, if you have updated your Mac to Mountain Lion, you won’t be able to use Handbrake converter any more. But this doesn’t mean you can’t convert video or DVD on your Mac any more. With a good Handbrake for Mac alternative like iSkysoft iMedia Converter Deluxe for Mac, you will get all fixed up.
iSkysoft iMedia Converter Deluxe for Mac provides all features of Handbrake video converter and works just as well as Handbrake on Mac. With a broad formats support, this DVD Converter for Mac (Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks included) enables you to convert homemade DVDs on Mac OS X, 10.6, 10.7 (Lion), 10.8 (Mountain Lion) and 10.9 (Mavericks). Actually, this Mac app is much more powerful than Handbrake. To see all features of the app, click the link: iMedia Converter Deluxe for Mac
Moreover, this Mac Converter provides you free lifetime updates. That’s to say, you will always get the Mac DVD converting app worked on your Mac running the latest operating system and for your new device. Here is how it works on converting DVD on Mac OS X Mountain Lion:
Download Handbrake for Mac alternative here. If you're using Windows, get the Windows version here.
Load DVD to the Handbrake for Mac alternative
Launch the DVD Converter for Mac, insert your DVD into Mac, drag the DVD disc icon and drop it to the Mac app to load your DVD movie. It’s available to only load the main movie for converting: click iMedia Converter Deluxe on the top menu bar > Preferences > Convert > Load Contents in a DVD: Longest Title Only. Here you are also able to import the whole DVD files into the Handbrake for Mac.
Select the output format
You'll see an format tray at bottom where you will see all popular formats like AVI, MP4, MOV, FLV and some optimized presets for iPhone, iPad, iPod, iMovie, and more. Select the proper one as your output format.
What’s more, if you’d like to keep your DVD subtitles, you can click the subtitle box next to the video thumbnail on the item bar to do so. Learn more User Guide of iMedia Converter Deluxe for Mac.
Start to convert video or home DVD on Mac OS X
At the bottom of the main interface, click the Convert button to begin the task and the reset will be done automatically by this Handbrake for Mac alternative Video and DVD Converter for Mac.
Have fun! Get a more powerful Handbrake for Mac alternative to convert video and DVDs easier than ever.