Is it possible to open DVDs (possibly with all their multimedia features) from a file image on Android ?

(e.g. Nexus Player)

P.S.: Is other optical media handled similar to DVDs from file images, in general?

  • why not, have you tried connecting any portable DVD player with OTG to your device?
    – reachrk
    Commented Jun 4, 2015 at 20:05
  • It's from file images
    – Karolinger
    Commented Jun 4, 2015 at 20:07
  • are you looking to extract image file
    – reachrk
    Commented Jun 4, 2015 at 20:10

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VLC can

According to the documentation, VLC can play DVD ISO files and display the relevant menus.

Other players might also be able to play the files if you first unarchive the ISO (using ES File Explorer for instance).

  • it is in the description: VLC for Android is a full port of VLC media player to the Android™ platform. It can play any video and audio files, network streams and DVD ISOs, like the classic version of VLC Commented Jul 26, 2022 at 15:29

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