One of the most annoying problems that Apple users have to face is sharing of files with non-Apple devices. Apple has a very isolated system which keeps its files limited to its own devices. Well, that’s for better security, that’s understood. But, it comes at a cost of “inconvenience”. Want to play a song downloaded from iTunes onto your local Windows Media Player? Sorry, you can’t. The music files are DRM(Digital Rights Management) protected. And the same goes for Movies and other files downloaded from the iTunes. Annoying, right? Well, no worries, just as we have video/music converter for various formats on Windows, there also is a DRM Media Converter for Windows that can help you convert/remove DRM and let them play in Windows supported music format.
Here, we are going to review one of such DRM converter called Tuneskit DRM Media Converter for Windows. Well, before we get into the review let’s see what is DRM and why does it exist?
What is DRM in iTunes?
Apple uses a specialized technology to protect their files from being copyrighted and it is called DRM(Digital Rights Management). This technology makes use of specialized policies and restriction which the publisher can impose themselves and it also makes use of encryptions that prevents anyone from copying the contents of the file. Well, Apple did make their music DRM free back in 2009 but still, some music and movies are DRM protected as imposed by their producers.
Tuneskit DRM Media Converter
Tuneskit DRM Media converter removes the DRM lock from movies, TV shows and music videos purchased or rented from iTunes and not only that it even converts DRM-ed M4V files to non-DRM-ed MP4 files so that you can play them on your Windows machine or other devices. Apart from that, it also makes sure that the content converted is of 100% quality of the original file. Well, let’s have a look at some of its main features that it offers.
- Remove iTunes DRM at 30x faster speed: Tuneskit makes use of a decrypting algorithm that can convert your movies, music videos and music files 30x faster than normal rate. The output delivered to you will be much faster in comparison to other similar software.
- Losslessly remove DRM from iTunes movies and TV shows to multiple non-Apple devices: Well, you surely want those rented or purchased iTunes downloads accessible on other devices. Well, Tuneskit DRM media converter will let you do so on multiple devices and that too losslessly. It will give you an output of nearly 100% quality of the original file.
- Best and fastest DRM M4V to MP4 converter: It is one of the best DRM media converters in its category and provides the fastest speed to convert DRM M4V to MP4 for multiple non-Apple devices.
- Keep AC3 5.1 Dolby surround sound, AAC stereo tracks, AD, CC, subtitles, etc: You might have encountered this issue with some media converter that they will remove Dolby surround sound or subtitles from videos and music files. Well, Tuneskit’s DRM media converter makes sure that the quality of sound and useful entities like subtitles stay when the file is converted.
How to Use the Converter?
Tuneskit DRM Media converter is one of the easiest software to use and handle. The UI is simple and user-friendly. Let’s see how you can use it.
Note: Make sure you are using a valid Apple account on iTunes and that the downloaded file are playable in the iTunes itself. If not so then the conversion might cause failure.
Step-1: Open Tuneskit DRM Media converter and iTunes will also open up simultaneously if it is not already open. On the top you should find “Add Files” button. Click on it and a new will pop up which will show all your DRM protected music videos and files.
Step-2: The files in this popup windows are loaded from your iTunes library. After you’ve selected and added the files for conversion, you will be given the options to select the output audio tracks and subtitles. You can select “no audio” or select amongst the other options that are available.
Step-3: In order to select the format in which you want to convert. Click on the “Format” drop-down menu and select your desired format. You can also change the output folder in which the converted files should be stored.
Step-4: After everything is all set. Just click on “Convert” and the conversion of your files should start.
This DRM removal software makes sure that your files are losslessly converted to your desired format as fast as possible. Tuneskit DRM Media Converter for Windows comes with a free trial version which you can download from their website. The premium version after the trial will cost you $44.95. You should definitely go download the free trial and check out the amazing features that they provide.