Q: “Hello, I have some VOB format files from a DVD and I want to convert them into MP3 files so that I can put them in my phone and listen to them as a kind of listening exercise. Is there any software application that can do that? And I want to get a backup of my DVD, How can I do that?”

DVD used to be very popular, especially music DVDs. Though so many advanced devices and players emerge in endlessly, a lot of people still prefer DVDs in their homes. DVD files are usually kept in VOB format that contains a lot of data like audio, video and subtitles, etc. If you happen to have those music DVDs and you want to convent music to a format compatible with your devices, you can convert VOB to common MP3 with powerful and professional VOB to MP3 converters.

Part 1: How to Convert VOB to MP3 from a DVD Disc with a VOB to MP3 Converter

If you are converting VOB files directly from a DVD disc, Leawo DVD Ripper is the powerful and popular VOB to MP3 converter that would be strongly recommended. It’s a professional application that allows you to convert DVD content to video and audio files in more than 180 formats like MKV, MP4, AVI, AAC, MP3, etc. with 100% original quality reserved. Besides, it converts DVD to portable devices including Apple devices, Android devices, etc. as well as edits and customizes DVD files with its built-in video editor. With simple and lucid interface, it is also an easy to use application for you to convert VOB to MP3 even if you have no experience at all.

To know how to convert VOB to MP3 with this application, please download and install Leawo DVD Ripper on your computer and then run it and follow the step-by-step guide below:

Step 1: Load source DVD video files

Enter DVD Ripper module and click on “Add Blu-ray/DVD” button to load DVD files you want to convert to MP3 into the application. You can add the source DVD video files from the file folder or a DVD disc for conversion or import the files from DVD by drag-and-drops to application for importing.

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Note: When DVD content is selected, there are 3 loading mode for you to choose: Full Movie, Main Movie and Custom Mode. Full Movie mode loads all the content in the DVD. Main Movie mode loads the longest chapter in the DVD automatically. Custom Mode allows you to select the chapters you want to load. You can just choose a mode and click “OK” button to start importing source DVD video files.

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Step 2: Set MP3 audio as output format

Click on the format button right before the big “Convert” button to open a drop-down box, and then choose “Change” option to enter the output file setting panel where you can select MP3 as the output format under common audio group.

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Note: If you would like to adjust the parameters of the selected format, go back to the drop-down box and choose “Edit” option to enter the parameter setting panel.

Step 3: Set output directory and start converting to MP3

Click on the big “Convert” button to open a side bar where you are able to set the output directory for the saving output file in “Save to” box. After setting the output directory, click on “Convert” button at the bottom to start converting VOB to MP3. After a while, the conversion process will be completed and you would get the converted MP3 file.

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Part 2: How to Convert VOB to MP3 with Leawo Video Converter

If you already have the VOB file in your computer instead of a DVD disc, the helpful Leawo Video Converter would be the right VOB to MP3 converter for you to effectively convert VOB to MP3 without quality loss. It’s a multifunctional video and audio converter that converts video and audio files between almost all formats, including VOB to MP3, MP4 to MOV, AAC to MP3, MKV to AVI, etc. Leawo Video Converter also has video editing features including trimming, cropping the video, adding watermark and effect to the video, converting 2D video to 3D. It is also simple to use so that you can easily convert VOB to MP3 at high speed.

Download and install Leawo Video Converter on your computer, follow the guide below to convert VOB to MP3.

Step 1. Launch Leawo Video Converter, click on “Add Videos” button to import source VOB video files. Or you can drag the VOB video file into the main interface for importing.

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Note: You could combine all the imported VOB files into a single file by clicking on the “Merge all files into one” button next to the green “Convert” button. You can also customize the imported video by clicking on the edit button and entering the video editor.

Step 2. Click on the format button between the “Add Photo” button and “Convert” button to open the drop-down menu where you can choose “Change” option to enter the format selecting panel. Select “MP3 Audio” under “Common Audio” group as the output format.

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Note: You can also return to the drop-down menu and choose “Edit” option to enter the Profile Setting panel where you could set the video and audio parameters.

Step 3. After all settings have done, you could click on the “Convert” button to open a sidebar to set the output directory for the output file and click on the “Convert” button to start the VOB to MP3 conversion. And you will get the converted MP3 files in a while.

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Part 3: How to Convert VOB to MP3 with Free VOB To MP3 Converter 4dots V3.1

Free VOB To MP3 Converter 4dots V3.1 is a free video to music converter, with which you can convert any video file to MP3 as well as extract music from video clips. It supports many audio and video conversions including MP4 to MP3, MP4 to M4A, AVI to WAV, AVI to FLAC, VOB to MP3, etc. Besides, it also works as video cutter, video joiner and in-built player. It has a lot of features so that you can customize and change the output quality and other parameters. With this free converter, you can convert VOB to MP3 in simple steps.

Step 1. Select VOB files for input
Select the source VOB video files by pressing the “Add File(s)” button for importing. Or you can also drag and drop the VOB video files you want to convert to MP3 to the application.
Step 2. Specify MP3 as the output format
In the right side of the interface, you can set the output format and profile. MP3 is the output format be default, you can also open the drop-down list to select other audio formats like AAC, FLAC, OGG, AIFF, etc., to be the target output format. You can also set the quality profile for output.
Step 3. Set the output destination to contain the converted file
At the bottom of the interface, you can click on “Browse” button to choose an output folder for containing the converted file.
Step 4. Convert the imported VOB to MP3 file
Click on “Convert” button to start VOB to MP3 conversion and you will get the converted MP3 files in a while.

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Part 4: How to Convert VOB to MP3 with FreeFileConvert

Except for the VOB to MP3 converter applications, you can also convert VOB to MP3 with convenient online video converters. And FreeFileConvert is one of the most popular and powerful online VOB to MP3 conversion service. Supporting 8376 different conversion combinations of video, audio, image, document, archive, presentations and other file types, it can convert variety of video files into all common audio and video formats including MP4, MOV, AAC, MP3, FLAC, etc. Comparing to other professional video converter applications, this online converter can easily convert VOB to MP3 without any software installation on web browser.

Step 1. Input source VOB files
Click on “Choose File” button to browse and select the source VOB files for importing and inputting to the web converter. (all files in total 300MB are supported.)
Step 2. Set MP3 as the output format
Open the drop-down list to choose MP3 as the target format you want to convert to.
Step 3. Start VOB to MP3 conversion
Click on “Convert” button start converting VOB to MP3. The online converter will upload the VOB files and convert to MP3. After the conversion process is finished, you can download the converted MP3 files to your computer.

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Part 5: How to Convert VOB to MP3 with Online-Convert

Apart from FreeFileConvert, Online-Convert is also one of the most welcomed online video converters that can convert VOB to MP3 easily. Without any software installation, Online-Convert can convert all file types freely and fast online. It has an online music converter that can converts all audio files to MP3 in high quality as well as extracts the audio track from video files to MP3. To convert VOB to MP3, you can follow the steps below.

Step 1. Upload your VOB files to the converter
Visit the online converter and choose convert to MP3 audio converter, click on “Choose Files” button to select the source VOB files to the converter, or you can also drag and drop the source video files to the converter for uploading.
Step 2. Start converting VOB to MP3
Click on the green “Start Conversion” button to start converting VOB to MP3. And the conversion process will be competed in minutes.

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Part 6: Comparison of VOB to MP3 converters

Obviously, there are diverse VOB to MP3 converter applications that is helpful for converting VOB to MP3 in simple steps. Besides, online converters are also useful and convenient for VOB to MP3 conversion. You can choose the one that suits you best based on the comparison below.

Comparison

What we like

What we dislike

 

 

Leawo DVD Ripper

Convert DVD to all common video and audio file types.
Convert DVD to portable devices such as iPad, iPhone, Android devices, etc.
Customize DVD files with built-in video editor.
Add 3D effect with the built-in 3D movie creator.
Batch conversion and video combination are supported, easy to use.
Parameter Settings are available.

 

 

Free Trial version available but not free for upgrade.
Download and installation of the software needed.

 

 

 

Leawo Video Converter

Convert all video/audio files contained in more than 180 formats.
Convert video files to portable devices for output including Apple/Android devices and Windows devices, etc.
Batch conversion and video combination is supported, easy interface for simple use.
Offer built-in video editor for video editing.
Work fast with original quality reserved.
Parameter Settings are available.

 

 

Free Trial version available but not free for upgrade.
Download and installation of the software is needed.

 

 

Free VOB to MP3 Converter 4Dots V3.1

Convert all video files to MP3, M4A, FLAC, AAC, WAV etc.
Extract the music from a video clip or the soundtrack from a movie.
Absolutely free and very easy to use.
Specify output audio quality and parameters settings.
Offer video cutter and video joiner.

 

Software installation required.
Only output audio formats are supported.
Only Windows OS supported. 

 

 

FreeFileConvert

No software installation required.
All web browser is supported.
Convenient and easy to use.
Support all video/audio file types for input and output.
Batch conversion is supported.

 

Maximum 300MB supported.
Output settings unavailable.

 

Online-Convert

No software installation required.
All web browser is supported.
Convenient and easy to use.
Support over 150 source formats.
Batch conversion is supported.
Output settings are available.

 

Maximum 100MB per conversion is supported.

As you can see, Online video converters have some certain advantages: it’s free and supports just almost as much formats as the Leawo Video Converter, but it’s also limited by the video size and the access to Internet or even the speed of Internet connection, while Leawo Video Converter doesn’t need Internet and supports a lot of useful video editing features.  

Part 7: How to Back up a DVD Disc

It is known to all that DVD disc is extremely fragile. It’s easy to leave a scratch on the surface of a disc. If you damage the surface of the disc, the data in the disc might be damaged too. Therefore, if you have a DVD disc that’s important to you, you should probably get a backup of it. To make it, Leawo DVD Copy, as a powerful DVD backup tool with a lot of practical backup features, would be strongly recommended.

Why choose Leawo DVD Copy:

  • Support backing up DVD disc, folder and/or ISO file directly to computer or a blank disc.
  • Support 1:1 disc duplication, movie-only DVD backup, etc.
  • Support compressing DVD-9 to DVD-5 discs with high quality
  • Select subtitles and audio tracks freely before backup.
  • Advanced disc decryption technology, copy DVD without region code.
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Now that you have a decent tool to do the trick, you can follow the guide below to start the backup process with it.
Step 1. Launch Leawo DVD Copy, click “Add Blu-ray/DVD” button or drag the DVD files directly to the interface. Click the downward triangle button on the right side of “Add Blu-ray/DVD” to launch DVD disc from the Disc Driver.
Step 2. Select Copy mode from Full Movie, Main Movie and Custom Mode. Select Disc type, subtitle and audio track. To proceed with the backup, click the big “Copy” button to enter the next layer of setting: “Copy to”, “Disc Label” and “Save to”.
Step 3. To start the backup process, click “Burn” button at the bottom of the sidebar to activate the process of copying the DVD.