Tips: Are you still confused with the XAVC recordings for some HD cameras such as Canon. Panasonic or Sony? Here is a XAVC file solution
Q: Which kind of Sony series camera do you like as the best?
A: Though more and more HD cameras have been released by Sony, I just make Sony A7II as my favorite. With the stable shooting ability and the high definition output footage XAVC S, it is popular among our photograghers.
As a teacher who teaches video production in the studying courses, I'm trying to use my Sony A7II camera to shoot some recordings of my students and pick them out to show in the Students' Film Festival', I need to edit the output videos on my Mac, I installed FCP X there. However, it seemed that XAVC files are not so compatible this program, right?
While enjoying the stunning videos recorded of HD image quality, many users are having problems when trying to edit Alpha a7II footage in some popular editing tools like FCP, iMovie, Premiere, etc. What we need here is a Pavtube XAVC S Video Converter for Mac / Windows! Easy operations to do with Sony a7II XAVC S files and make them accepted by common editing programs and media players with a high quality preserved.
More, the Pavtube Mac XAVC S Video Converter software is also able to convert AVCHD, H.264/AVC, MPEG-2, MP4, MOV, XACAM, XDCAM EX, MXF, P2 MXF, M2TS, TS, Tivo, AVI, FLV, F4V, M4V, WebM, etc. footage to other intermediate formats for using freely.
How to convert Sony A7II XAVC S files to MOV/AVI/MPEG-2/WMV/DNxHD/AIC for editing, playing, uploading on Mac/Windows?
Step 1. Free Download the Mac or Windows Sony XAVC S Video Converter on your computer. Install and run it. It's excellent Sony XAVC S converter which can convert Sony Alpha a7II XAVC S to any formats you need, such as Apple Prores 422 MOV, Apple InterMediate Codec MOV, QuickTime MOV, MPEG, AVI, WMV, DNxHD, MOV, etc. Load your files in with "Add video" or "Add from folder".
Step 2. Click "Format" bar to choose output format for using
For each editing apps or other multimedia devices, you should choose the different format on the output lsit. For example, we can choose the "Final Cut Pro" -> "Apple ProRes Codec 422 (*.mov)" as the suitable one. As the screen shot showed:
Tips: For other formats like AVI, MPEG-2 or WMV, MOV, etc., you can also find them out on the output list if you need.
More advanced functions? Why not get into the 'Settings' button to know more? We can here adjust our output videos as video codec, video size, bitrates, frame rate or even the audio channels.
Step 3. Click "Convert" button to start the conversion from Sony Alpha a7II XAVC S footage to FCP Apple ProRes MOV on Mac OS.
After the Sony a7II XAVC S video converter workflow, you can go to the output folder to find the converted XAVC S video files under Mac/Windows without problems. (Mac OS X Yosemite, Mavericks and Windows 8.1/8 included)
1. Before you try to do the XAVC S video conversion, if you are also a FCP X user, please make sure that you have installed the Apple ProRes Codec manually since the FCP X asks users to install it by themselves.
2. Other questions about other Sony series cameras? On the Sony Topic page here, we think we should learn more.
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