Friday, August 21, 2015

Import Sony PXW-Z100 XAVC Videos to Windows/Mac

Summary: For most camcorder or video fans, do you all know exactly what is  XAVC and the best way to import XAVC in Windows and Mac? Here you can learn the best answer to play XAVC videos or edit XAVC files on Windows and Mac with more details.

Although being a new recording format introduced by Sony, XAVC has been widely adopted now. Typical CineAlta camera that support XAVC include Sony PMW-Z100, PMW-F55 or more. It supports the following content formats:
  • 4K, HD and Proxy resolution
  • MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 video compression
  • 4:2:0, 4:2:2, or 4:4:4 chroma subsampling
  • up to 60 frames per second(fps)

If you got XAVC recordings by Sony PXW-Z100 camcorder and wanna edit or play your XAVC videos on Windows or Mac, it may cause you some troubles just with the incompatible formats. So Pavtube Video Converter (Mac version) is a professional XAVC Converter with simple and efficient Sony XAVC conversion workflow. It’s a good camcorder assistant for Sony XAVC camcorder users, also adopt advanced audio and video sync technology. Various common videos are supported here, for example: MP4, MOV, MKV, AVI, M4V, etc. Also suitable for popular editing tools as FCP,iMovie etc.

Fortunately, as soon as the Pavtube Windows products have all upgraded to the latest version, they fix the XAVC conversion bugs and what’s more, add Apple ProRes as output, support encoding to HEVC MKV, compatible with Sony/LG/Samsung/Panasonic TVs.


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Some steps are allowed below to teach you how to convert XAVC files for Windows/Mac:

Step 1: When you download the XAVC Video Converter for Windows/Mac, you will find they two guys has the same import step, open the “Add video” or “Add from folder” to load XAVC files correctly, however, you must choose different output formats for Windows version and Mac version.

Step 2: For Windows: you can choose the following one as a reference, “HD Video>>H.264 Video (*.mp4)”, other Windows accepted formats can be selected too.

Tips: For Mac: for example, “Common Video>>H.264 Video (*.mp4)”, here, you can find more Mac supported video formats. Just choose on you want.

Step 3: As we mentioned above, we can be pleasure to edit our personal videos when you get into the “Editor” interface. To decide your video length? Have the “Trim” button for a try. Add some subtitles into your movie? Maybe “Subtitles” can do you a favor. More items here you won’t be disappointed.

Step 4: Then go to the main interface and just click the “Convert” button to start your conversion.

Conclusion: Are you still confused in working Sony XAVC video files on Windows and Mac? Let’s enjoy ourselves with this Sony PXW-Z100 camcorder!


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1 comment:

  1. Avdshare Video Converter is a professional XAVC to Samsung TV converter which can easily convert any XAVC file from any Sony camcorder, the MP4 XAVC or MXF XAVC, to any Samsung TV model most supported MP4 H.264.