Summary: Aunsoft TransMXF Pro for Mac is the only program that does great job to convert Sony F5 MXF to ProRes with multirack audio.
Sony F5 is capable of capturing 2K and HD internally in Sony's XAVC codec onto SxS PRO+ memory cards, and 4K and 2K RAW to an optional Sony AXS-R5 external recorder. It is equipped with AES/EBU digital inputs for up to 4 channels of audio. Want to import Sony XAVC MXF to FCP easily? Want to convert F5 MXF to MOV with multitrack audio preserved?
At present, most conversion tool will automatically mix all tracks into 1 track when converting Sony F5 XAVC MXF to FCP. In the case, Aunsoft TransMXF Pro for Mac is the only Multitrack audio XDCAM MXF Converter which is able to preserve, export and preserve multiple audio streams from original MXF.
"it's chugging away nicely. Had a lot of Sony F5 with multitrack audio and it's doing a great job of converting to Prores for editing." from a customer review.
Pros of the TransMXF Pro for Mac
1. Convert Sony F5 XDCAM to ProRes MOV with 2 mono audio channels.
2. Export 2, 4, 8 or ore audio tracks from XDCAM MXF
3. Choose mono, stereo and 5.1 channels when transcoding MXF to multitrack MOV
4. Selectively preserve audio channels of all tracks from source MXF
5. Mix multiple audio tracks into one
Below are 4 simple steps to transcode Sony F5 XAVC to ProRes with 2 channels audio for FCP editing.
Step1: Import MXF files
Click "add video" or "add folder" to load file.
Step2: choose the output format
Click the "format" and choose the "Multi-track Video -> Multi-track Apple ProPres 422(*.mov)" files as the output format.
Step3: Set multi-task settings
Step4: XAVC to multi-track ProRes MOV
Click "Start Conversion" icon, TransMXF Pro for Mac will convert Sony F5 XAVC MXF to ProRes MOV with 2 separate audio for post production in FCP.