“How to convert AVCHD videos on Mac? I have a Sony HX5V camera and a Mabook Pro. Can someone please break down the process so that I can convert the AVCHD files and view it on my Mac and possibly edit it. Also to include which specific programs to use. Thanks!” —– Answers Yahoo
AVCHD is one of the most popular high defintion video. Currently, most professional digital camera and camcorders record videos in AVCHD MTS format. Once you shoot videos with your Sony, Canon, Panasonic or JVC camcorder, you may sometimes need to edit or convert AVCHD videos to other videos you need.
However, few programs can playback or edit AVCHD videos, iMovie, FCP although promised to support AVCHD videos, but not with full support. If you need to convert or edit your AVCHD videos on Mac, you may need to get a professional AVCHD Converter for Mac.
As far as I know, Aiseesoft AVCHD Converter Mac is just the program that you are looking for. Not only it can convert Canon, Sony, Panasonic, JVC AVCHD videos to popular videos you like, it can also allow you to edit AVCHD videos freely, like merge, crop, trim, effect, watermark etc.
Main Features of AVCHD Converter Mac
1. Convert AVCHD videos to popular videos
AVCHD Converter for Mac is able to convert Canon, Sony, Panasonic, JVC camcorder AVCHD videos to poupular videos such as AVI, WMV, MPG, MOV, MP4, MKV, FLV, 3GP, VOB, ASF, RM, RMVB and 3D videos as well on Mac
2. Import AVCHD files to video editing program
Mac AVCHD Converter can output AVCHD files to AIC MOV, Prores MOV and MP4 etc so that you can free import AVCHD videos to popular video editing programs such as iMovie, FCE, FCP, QuickTime, iTunes etc for editing.
3. Play AVCHD videos on portable devices
AVCHD Converter for Mac enables you to play on portable devices such as iPhone, iPad, iPod, Samsung Galaxy S5/S4/S3, Samsung Galaxy Note 3/2, Samsung Galaxy Tablet, HTC, Kindle Fire, Sony, Motorola, LG etc.
4. Edit AVCHD files in multiple ways
AVCHD Converter for Mac allows you to edit AVCHD videos in various ways, you can trim, crop, merge, add watermark, apply effect to AVCHD videos and adjust aspect ratio of AVCHD videos.
Tips: If you need to convert and edit AVCHD videos on Windows, you can turn to AVCHD Video Converter.