How to convert Sony XAVC footage to Sony Vegas for editing

I have XAVC videos from my 4K Sony F55. I want to edit them in Sony Vegas 10. However, I can't import XAVC footages, do I need to convert Sony XAVC video with a third party software?” (from

XAVC or XAVC S are the most popular format for recording HD footages by Sony PMW F5 or F55. It support HD, 2K or 4K resolution videos. When getting the 4K XAVC videos, you can edit the XAVC videos with the latest version Sony Vegas 12. However, if you are not using Sony Vegas Pro 12 but another version of Sony Vegas, you need to convert XAVC to Sony Vegas supported format for editing with the following guide.

Guide about how to import XAVC to Sony Vegas for editing

In the article, we will recommend a powerful and easy to use XAVC video converter. Using it, you can easily convert Sony XAVC files (2K or 4K) to Sony Vegas 8/9/10/11.

Step 1: Import XAVC files
After downloading and running the software, you can click “Add” icon to batch load Sony XAVC footages for converting.

Import XAVC for Sony Vegas

Step 2: Select output format
From the drop down list of “Profile”, you can choose “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas” > “WMV”/”MPEG-2”/”MOV” as output format.

Choose Sony Vegas Output format for XAVC

Step 3: Convert XAVC to Sony Vegas
After all setting, only need to click “Convert” icon to start converting XAVC footage to Sony Vegas. After converting done, click “Open” button to find the converted XAVC files. Then you can import them to Sony Vegas Pro 08/09/10/11 for editing.

More about Sony Vegas
Sony Vegas is a popular video editing software package for non-linear editing system. It features support for 4K resolution, customizable window layouts, stereoscopic 3D Editing, comprehensive closed captioning, etc for editing. Sony Vegas including some different version like Vegas Pro 8.0, Vegas Pro 9.0, Vegas Pro 10, Vegas Pro 11, Vegas Pro 12.

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