Being dedicated to design, develop and market laptops, mobile applications, practical electronics, especially for smartphones, Xiaomi Inc. is the 5th biggest smartphone maker in 2017 all around the world. Since it released its first phone in August 2011, Xiaomi has continued to innovating technologies to produce more high-quality devices well-loved by young people with competitive prices. On 19 April, 2017, Xiaomi has launched the latest smartphone, called Mi 6, its flagship Snapdragon 835 based cellphone.
Powered by MIUI v9 Android 7.1, Xiaomi Mi6 is the world's first 10nm commercial chip processor with the RAM of 6GB and up to 128GB storage. Featuring with 5.15-inch eye-friendly display, Mi 6 supports a resolution of 1920*1080 with a 3350mAh high-capacity and no-removable battery, which allows you to use it for a whole day without any recharge. Thanks to these wonderful features, there is no doubt that Xiaomi Mi6 is an excellent video player for you to watch movies and TV shows at anywhere.
But everything is not perfect. Just like other Android devices smartphones, such as LG G6, Samsung Galaxy S8, HTC U11, and more, Mi 6 can't play iTunes movies and TV shows directly. So the problem is coming. Is there any simple yet professional solution for Mi6 users to enjoy iTunes videos for playback?
Part 1. Everything We Should Know about Mi 6 & iTunes Videos
Featuring a big touchscreen with reduced glare, a high resolution, a large memory, as well as a long-life battery, it's a charming thing for you to watch iTunes movies on Xiaomi Mi6.
But the first thing you should keep in mind is that iTunes movies and TV shows are encrypted by FairPlay DRM technology, which limits iTunes users to share videos purchased from iTunes legally to no more than five computers with iTunes-liked Apple ID. And you are not allowed to play iTunes DRM videos on other devices except for Apple devices and players, such as iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, etc.
On other hand, although Xiaomi Mi6 can support various video formats, such as MP4, MKV, WMV, and so on, the compatible formats between Mi 6 and iTunes videos are total different, since iTunes DRM movies and TV episodes are encoded in DRM M4V container format.
Therefore, if you make iTunes DRM M4V videos playable on Xiaomi Mi 6, you should have a third-party software that can not only get rid of DRM protection from iTunes digital files but also convert iTunes M4V to Mi6 compatible formats like MP4.
Part 2. How to Get Rid of DRM Protection & Convert iTunes M4V Losslessly
With the 30X faster speed, DRmare M4V Converter enables you to break DRM lock without touching original audio and video tracks. Plus, it is also an all-in-one video converter, which can transfer iTunes DRM M4V to Mi 6 supported formats, such as MKV and MP4. With the help of this professional DRM remover, you don't need to worry about the output quality, since it can keep all tracks and subtitles including AC3 Dobly 5.1 surround audio and closed captions in the converted videos.
With the easy-to-use main interface, DRmare M4V converter can work on both iTunes purchases and rentals. Now, you can follow the step-by-step tutorial to transfer DRM-ed iTunes movies and TV shows to unprotected DRM videos for playing on Xiaomi Mi6 freely.
- Step 1Import iTunes downloaded DRM videos to DRmare
- Once you have downloaded iTunes videos on your computer, there are two approaches for you to import iTunes videos to this smart iTunes DRM removal. One is to click the "Add Files" button at the bottom left of main interface. The other is to drag and drop iTunes video files to DRmare directly.
- Step 2Define the output format as MP4
- When you uploaded iTunes DRM-ed files successfully, you can select MP4 as the output format by clicking the "Format" option, because MP4 format is compatible with almost all Xiaomi devices.
- Step 3Apply all settings to convert for Xiaomi Mi6
- Before you start to convert iTunes M4V movies, you can define the target folder according to your needs so that you can find out converted DRM-free videos easily. If not, it will be by default. Now, touch the "Convert" button at the bottom right, it will remove DRM restriction and convert DRM M4V to MP4 that you set before.