Convert AVCHD video to Final Cut Pro X on Mac for editing

The newest Final Cut Pro supported to load AVCHD video files from camera or memory card for editing. But if you want to import AVCHD .mts files from your Mac to FCP, you will meet problem as below.

I bought a new camcorder, could someone walk me through the steps of getting the video from the camcorder into FCP. I understand that you copy the video onto a scratch hard drive. I assume that is in AVCHD. Does FCP import the AVCHD with no problem?” (from

In order to import camcorder AVCHD to FCP, we need to choose a third party software which called AVCHD Converter for Mac. The AVCHD Converting software is an easy and powerful tool for converting Canon, JVC, Sony, Hitachi and Panasonic AVCHD MTS/M2TS files to MOV, MP4, etc on Mac for FCP. Then you can play and edit the AVCHD in QuickTime, iMovie, FCE, etc for playing or editing.

Guide about how to import AVCHD to Final Cut Pro X for editing

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Firstly download & install & launch AVCHD Converter for Mac or AVCHD Converter as you need.

You can click “Add Files” to batch load the AVCHD M2TS/MTS files from camcorder or your Mac to the software.

Add AVCHD Files

Then click “Profile”, as you can see the main window shows up. You have to select your prefer output video format MP4, MOV for FCP on Mac.

Choose Output format for AVCHD

When you get all selections ready, hit “Start”. The conversion process will begin. Then you can easily import AVCHD files to Final Cut Pro X for editing.

Why choose AVCHD Converter for Mac?
1. Support All AVCHD and AVCHD Lite Camcorders.
2. Fast convert AVCHD video files to popular SD/HD video formats with high quality.
3. It supports broad output video format with fast conversion speed and high video quality.

The powerful AVCHD Converter for Mac also can help you convert AVCHD to MP4 Mac, convert MTS to ProRes for importing AVCHD to FCP.

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