How to import XAVC S files to FCP X and edit smoothly? After you read this article you will know the best way to edit XAVC S files with Final Cut Pro X, with the recommended tool you can also convert XAVC S to Apple ProRes 422 or Apple ProRes 4444 codec, which is the best native codec for FCP X.
XAVC S codec is a new codec, it is released by Sony about two years ago, now more and more Sony cameras and camcorders can record videos in XAVC S codec, you can get high quality videos with this codec, it is easy to get vivid 4K and 1080p videos with XAVC S codec. But, as a new codec, many players and editing programs can’t support it well, such as FCP X, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5, and iMovie. Many users have problems when they want to import XAVC S files to FCP X or other programs, now in this article we will share the best solution with you to import XAVC S to FCP X.
XAVC S to FCP X Problem:
“Can anyone help me to load XAVC S to FCP X? several days ago I bought a Sony camcorder, it can help me to record 4k and 1080p files with XAVC S, when I try to load the recorded files to Final Cut Pro X, only to find that the XAVC S files can’t be supported by FCP X, so I guess XAVC S is not compatible with final cut, so can you share a method with me? I need to edit XAVC S files with FCP X in a hurry, thanks!”
If you have bought a camera or camcorder that can record XAVC S files, you may also have encountered the problem to import XAVC S to FCP X, just like the question showed above, on the editing forums, many users are complaining the XAVC S videos not compatible with FCP X, and they want a solution for this problem, here we share the best way with you. As we know, FCP X can only support limited codecs, from final cut official product page you will know that its best supported codec is Apple ProRes codec, once you convert XAVC S to Apple ProRes codec, you can import and edit the video files with final cut natively, so to edit XAVC S files with FCP X, we need to transcode XAVC S to FCP X Apple ProRes codec.
Acrok HD Video Converter for Mac is the best software to convert XAVC S to FCP X supported Apple ProRes codec, this is powerful software that it can convert nearly all the HD videos, for example you can import XAVC S, MTS, M2TS, MOV, AVI, MXF, MP4, MPG, MKV, WMV, VOB or other files into it for converting. Besides, it has many optimized formats for output, such as Apple ProRes for FCP X, DNxHD codec for Avid Media Composer, MP4 formats for HDTVs, and optimized formats for tablets and smartphones, you can choose according to your need. Now please free download this XAVC S to FCP X converter.
It is very easy to use this XAVC S to FCP X converter, we have prepared the easy steps below, you can follow them to convert XAVC S to FCP X Apple ProRes codec, or you can choose any other formats according to your need.
1. Free download and install XAVC S to FCP X converter, install and launch it. If you need to convert XAVC S video files on Windows 10/7/8.1/XP, you can also download the Windows version.
2. Run this XAVC S to FCP X converter you will see the main interface, click the add files button on the top left corner you will be able to import the XAVC S files that you want to convert.
3. Please click format column and choose a video format for output. To import XAVC S to FCP X for editing natively, please choose Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov), it is native codec for FCP X, FCP 7 or FCP 6.
4. Click convert button to start the conversion.
Acrok HD Video Converter for Mac will convert XAVC S to FCP X at fast speed, video and audio synchronization is guaranteed, when the conversion is done, you can import the converted files into Final Cut Pro X, and then you can edit the videos natively, you don’t need to render the videos again. Just try this program now, hope it can help you.
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