Woah, calm down Bones! No one said you needed a physics degree, or to trek across the universe - or even be a doctor for that matter - to get videos on your BlackBerry. Look, we all want to take our favorite videos on the go, whether they're home movies to share with family, viral videos to share with friends, or DVDs to watch on a flight. But there are a few challenges...

Challenges With BlackBerry DVD & Video Conversion

You want your favorite DVDs and videos on your BlackBerry but...
  • They only play 3 video formats - AVI, MP4 & WMV - yet there are dozens of formats (3GP, ASF, DivX, FLV, H.264, MOV, MPEG-4, MPEG, RMVB, SWF, VOB…)
  • You have videos that don't play on your BlackBerry and you don't know how to convert or transfer them
  • And with so many mobile video converters out there you just don't know the right converter to purchase

Challenges Solved : Easy Mobile Video Has Done All The Hard Work

We were like you - trying to find the best solution for our mobile video needs. We didn't find it so we boldly went where no one had gone before and created one.
  • We Research every mobile video converter developer on the market
  • We Lab Test hundreds of video conversion programs for all popular mobile devices, discarding the bad and buggy
  • We Review, rate and recommend only the absolute best ones for your device, your needs and your budget

What To Look For in a BlackBerry DVD & Video Converter

Our mobile video converter evaluations are as stringent and thorough as possible. We look at the same criteria as any BlackBerry owner would:
  • Easy To Use : a clean layout, intuitive navigation, clearly labeled buttons, and immediately usable without instructions
  • Fast, Quality Conversions : conversion speeds up to 300X, dual-and-multi-core support, flawless final output, and consistent performance
  • Any Format, Any Device : handles any video input, works with all BlackBerry models (Bold, Curve, Pearl, Storm, Tour, 8700, 8800, 8820, 8830), compatible with other devices (iPod, iPhone, PSP, Sony, Nokia...)
  • Inexpensive : at the end of the day, that the converter is great value for the money

How To Choose The BlackBerry DVD & Video Converter That's Right For You

From the hundreds of mobile converters we tested, and the few dozen we deemed worthy to review, we selected a short-list of the best to recommend to you, organized in tabs below according to category - Suite, DVD-only, Video-only, YouTube and Mac. Select the one that best meets your requirements and either download the Free Trial Version (videos are watermarked) or instantly purchase the software by clicking the "Buy Now" button. They're all good choices!

Our Recommendations For Best BlackBerry DVD & Video Converters

Converter Suites combine the best of all worlds: DVD ripping, video conversion, and easy transfer to your BlackBerry

DVD Converters will rip any DVD to a BlackBerry-friendly format but they don't convert videos

Video Converters will convert any video to play on your BlackBerry but they don't rip DVDs

YouTube converters will download and convert any YouTube video to play on your BlackBerry

Mac users can rip DVDs, convert videos, and easily transfer to their BlackBerry using these conversion programs

Technical Requirements For BlackBerry DVD & Video Converters // Each mobile video converter will have its own technical requirements, but these general specs will work for all of our recommended converters: For PC - Windows NT / 2000 / 2003 / XP / Vista, with an 800MHz Intel / AMD processor or better, and Microsoft DirectX 9.0 or greater; For Mac - Mac OS X version 10.4 or later, with a PowerPC G4/G5 or Intel processor; Hardware - 512MB of RAM or better, 100MB of hard drive space or better, SVGA graphics with 800x600 resolution or better, a DVD player; Software - Windows Media Player 9.0 or later, Apple QuickTime 6.0 or later, Apple iTunes 7.4 or later (for device transfers); Formats - Most of the video converters will work with these formats: 3GP, 3GPP, 3G2, ASF, AVC, AVI, DivX, FLV, H.263, H.264, MOV, MP4, MPEG4, MPEG-4, MPG, MPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2, MKV, OGG, OGM, RM, RMVB, SWF, VOB, WMV, XviD; Models - Most of the converters will work with these BlackBerry Models: BlackBerry Bold, BlackBerry Curve, BlackBerry Pearl, BlackBerry Storm, BlackBerry Tour, BlackBerry 8700, BlackBerry 8800, BlackBerry 8820, BlackBerry 8830.
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