What are the best Blu-Ray authoring software programs under $300?

asked by Jamey McKay
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    #1Express Burn

    Express Burn

    Express Burn disc-authoring software that includes a number of tools for Blu-ray burning, including the ability to extract the disc image, or ISO file, from an original Blu-ray disc and then burns a copy from the disc image.

    Software

    Windows, Mac

    Free- Varies by plan

    Juan Weaver
    Written on November 19, 2018
    "It can't bypass anti-piracy encryptions and it does not have as many Blu-ray burning tools but it is still a good choice."
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    #2Alcohol 120%

    Alcohol 120%

    Alcohol 120% is a disc-authoring software for Windows systems that allows you to build, copy and includes a Pre-Mastering function which lets you burn files directly from your hard drive, and supports Blu-ray format and HD DVD.



    Software

    Windows

    $43- Free trial available

    Roger Jones
    Written on November 19, 2018
    "This software has a bit of a learning curve and it took me a while to get used to everything but once I did, things were very manageable afterward."
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    #3BurnAware

    BurnAware

    BurnAware is a burning software for Windows that enables users to create CD, DVD, and Blu-ray of all types. Users can burn bootable and multisession discs, high-quality audio CDs and video DVDs, make, copy and burn disc images.

    Software

    Windows

    Free- Varies by plan

    Benjamin West
    Written on November 19, 2018
    "Using it was very limiting as you won't be able to customize or alter your Blu-ray copies in any way but it's still a decent burning software for other formats."
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    #4Leawo Blu-ray Copy

    Leawo Blu-ray Copy

    Leawo Blu-ray Copy is a Blu-ray burning software that allows the burning of new copies of Blu-ray movies even those protected by encryptions. It can create virtual discs on your computer that can be burned copies without the original disc.

    Software

    Windows, Mac

    $44.95- Free trial available

    William Stone
    Written on November 19, 2018
    "Amazing software that even helps me get passed those anti-piracy encryptions so I can create copies of my Blu-rays."
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    #5Blue-Cloner

    Blue-Cloner

    Blue-Cloner is a Blu-ray copy/backup/burn/decryption software which can copy Blu-ray movies to blank Blu-ray/DVD/AVCHD discs or hard disk as Blu-ray folders and ISO image files.

    Software

    Windows

    $59.99- Free trial available

    Justin Morris
    Written on November 19, 2018
    "The only one that I have tried so far that has let me compress my Blu-rays to smaller file sizes."
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    #6Ashampoo Burning Studio

    Ashampoo Burning Studio

    Ashampoo Burning Studio is a burning software with the ability to burn and back up data, rip music discs, create audio discs or burn existing videos, like MP4 files, and photos to Blu-ray.

    Software

    Windows

    Free- Varies by plan

    Tony Dai
    Written on November 19, 2018
    "This software is really user-friendly as it guided me throughout the whole Blu-ray burning process by showing me step by step instructions."
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    #7CyberLink Power2Go Platinum

    CyberLink Power2Go Platinum

    CyberLink Power2Go Platinum is a disc-utility software that gives users the ability to burn new copies of Blu-ray movies. Its user-friendly interface makes the application accessible to anyone, regardless of their computer skill level.

    Software

    Windows

    $69.95- Free trial available

    Juan Hudson
    Written on November 19, 2018
    "I was unable to burn or backup my Blu-rays with anti-copy encryptions on them but its user interface is intuitive and its features and performance are solid."
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    #8StarBurn

    StarBurn

    StarBurn is a free software that allows its users to grab, burn and master CD, DVD, Blu-Ray, and HD-DVD. The program supports all types of optical storage media and a wide variety of burning hardware.

    Software

    Windows

    Free- Varies by plan

    Hao Feng
    Written on November 19, 2018
    "Good open-source burning software. The most unique feature for has to be the support for bother WAV (compressed) and WAV (uncompressed) audio formats."

Summary

Best What are the best Blu-Ray authoring software programs under $300
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Express BurnSoftware 0 Free
2Alcohol 120%Software 0 Paid
3BurnAwareSoftware 0 Free
4Leawo Blu-ray CopySoftware -1 Paid
5Blue-ClonerSoftware -1 Paid
6Ashampoo Burning StudioSoftware -1 Free
7CyberLink Power2Go PlatinumSoftware -1 Paid
8StarBurnSoftware -1 Free
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