Meet troubles when importing Sony PXW-X70 XAVC MXF files to FCP X for a
nice editing? Want to know the best way to import Sony PXW-X70 XAVC MXF files to FCP X and edit with FCP X native codec? You may have interest to read this article.
Whatever for Mac users or Windows users, some popular editing software
may be taken as good assistants if you are a professional video editor. As Windows users have Sony Vegas, Mac users always take the Final Cut Pro X/7/6 as their favorite. With hundreds of
features worthy of listing, some problems or unwanted gaps may appear when editing. For example, Sony PXW-X70 XAVC MXF files to FCP X importing issues.
“Just got the Sony PXW-X70 and I can’t seem to open its XAVC MXF or even successfully transcode the video files into something that can be read by FCP X. I downloaded Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac and the Acrok Video Converters and neither of them works. They just are able to import the audio but not the video portion. Very frustrated here, any advice?”
“I have purchased Sony PXW-X70 camcorder last week. Since I got it I always take it when I go traveling. I have recorded several 1080p videos with Sony PXW-X70 and the recordings are in two video formats. One is XAVC and another is AVCHD, when I try to import the XAVC MXF files to FCP X on my MacBook Pro, the FCP X says the video formats are not supported to import, can you help me?”
To be frank, recently on some recording forums there are a few of Sony PXW-X70 users complained that FCP X can’t recognize the Sony PXW-X70 recorded XAVC MXF files. If you read the detail description of FCP X on Apple official website, you will get the info that Apple ProRes codec is the native codec for FCP X. Once you convert Sony PXW-X70 XAVC MXF files to FCP X best accepted Apple ProRes codec, your importing and editing problem will be solved. Here we recommend you to take a free try on Pavtube Video Converter for Mac, which is an all-in-one Mac Video Converter.
How to import Sony PXW-X70 XAVC MXF files to FCP X for
Step 1: Download and have a quick installation. The trial version will have a watermark on your converted files. Except for that, there are no time limitation, no virus, and no unnecessary bundle apps while downloading. After that, click “Add Video” button to load your XAVC MXF files. You can load several files at once thanks to “Add from folder” button.
Step 2: Click the “Format” bar to get the drop-down menu and you can get “Final Cut
Pro>>Apple ProRes codec”, including ProRes 422, ProRes 422 (HQ), ProRes 422 (LT), ProRes 422 (Proxy) and ProRes 4444. Choose the proper one you want. Here, we suggest you to choose “Apple
ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as the best output format.
Tips: Apple ProRes 422 and Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) have higher qualities. Apple
ProRes 422 (LT) and Apple ProRes 422 (Proxy) have smaller sizes. You can choose according to your requirement.
Step 3: Click “Settings” button to customize the output video and audio settings by yourself. But if you are not good at it, you’d better use the default parameters, they will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality basically. You can change the resolution, bit rate, frame rate as you need.
Step 4: When everything is done, you can take a preview by hitting “Play” button. If you are satisfied with the final result, you can click “Convert” button to finish the conversion work.
Conclusion: When the conversion is done, you can click “Open” to get your generated files. Now, you can edit Sony PXW-X70 XAVC MXF files in FCP X without any hassles. Good news for everyone! All of us can get 40% discount off before May, 1st, 2015. Come on! Why not seize the chance and take a close look at the event?
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