Best DRM Removal Software Review
Many of us would ask whether it is possible to watch, for instance, a movie downloaded from iTunes Store on an Android based device. Don't be frustrated if you are told NO! Due that iTunes movies are encrypted with DRM, it's impossible to transfer them onto a non-Apple device for playing. Not only iTunes, a lot more online stores also provide media that come with DRM. To get around this, what you need is a DRM removal tool.
In this review, let's focus on several pieces of DRM removal software. All software tested and reviewed below can be used to remove DRM from audio and video files only. For each DRM removal tool, we will cover its conversion theory, main features, compatible OS, supported input and output formats, limitations, pros and cons, and so on, with the aim to help you find the best software to get all your music, movies and TV shows free from DRM.
You are only allowed to remove DRM with any DRM Removal Software for personal use.
You don't need to possess any technical skills in order to use DRM Media Converter. The software comes along with a user friendly interface. Once you open the tool, simply click on the Add button and import DRM protected files into it. Then you can choose the desired output media format. Finally, you can click on the Start button and let it convert the media files for you.
It works with DRM audio and video formats including M4P, M4B, M4V, WMA, WMV, AA, AAX and ASF. Plus, it also works as a common video converter to convert DRM free video and audio.
Whether video files downloaded from iTunes, Windows Media Center, BBC iPlayer, Amazon Instant Video, or audio files from iTunes, Audible, Napster, you can rely on DRM Media Converter to get them DRM free. Media file types supported by DRM Media Converter include music, music videos, movies, TV shows, audiobooks, and more.
Features: DRM Removal, Audio/Video Converter
Conversion theory: Record play and save the recording
Edge: 6X conversion speed
10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
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M4V Movies and TV Shows downloaded from iTunes Store are DRM protected and limited to play on five Apple devices only. You may feel unfair if you can't play the M4V files on your other portable devices. So if you need to watch these M4V videos on other devices freely, you are recommended using iTunes DRM Media Converter to finish this. It converts iTunes DRM video from M4V to MP4 with ease and speed.
Ondesoft iTunes DRM Media Converter works with the latest macOS Sierra.
10.9 - 10.12
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To be exact, Ondesoft iTunes Converter is an iTunes Audio Converter, as it can only output audio files from music, movies, TV shows, and audiobooks purchased from iTunes Store. With this iTunes Converter, you will be able to remove DRM from iTunes music and convert iTunes music from M4P to MP3 as well as remove DRM from iTunes video and extract audio from iTunes video M4V files. However, if you need to output video files from iTunes movies and TV shows, you have to turn to Tune4Mac iTunes Video Converter.
Ondesoft iTunes Converter is fully compatible with macOS Sierra.
10.6 - 10.12
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Using Aimersoft Music Converter, you are allowed to convert DRM protected audio (WMA, M4P, M4B, AA, AAX. etc.) and video (WMV, ASF, M4V, DVR-MS, etc.) to DRM free MP3, WMA, OGG, FLAC and more with ease and speed.
The only difference between Aimersoft's Music Converter and DRM Media Converter is that the former cannot output video.
Features: Audio DRM Removal, Audio Converter
Conversion theory: Advanced recording technique
Edge: Fast conversion speed with dual-core or multi-core processors
10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
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Audials One has all the instruments you need for entertainment with music, radios, videos, series, movies, podcasts or audio books at home or on the go. You can also turn to Audials One if your purchased films and videos cannot be played back due to DRM copy protection. It solves all copy protection issues by legal recording and saves all movies or TV shows as new DRM free MP4, WMV or H.264 files, so that you can enjoy them on all devices without any restriction.
Features: Universal Converter, Streaming Recorder, Media Center
Conversion theory: Recording
Edge: 100+ playback formats and an editor to customize settings for every home and portable device
10 / 8 / 7
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The Sidify Apple Music Converter is your solution to enjoying your Apple Music favorites long after you've canceled your subscription to the service. Using this tool to convert your favorite songs into different formats allows you to play them on a multitude of other devices, such as iPods, Androids, gaming systems, MP3 players, and more. It guarantees conversion while maintaining 100% of the track's original sound integrity.
Sidify Apple Music Converter lets you remove DRM from Apple Music and convert Apple Music to MP3 / AAC / FLAC / WAV with ease. It fully supports iTunes 12.6.