AVCHD file often with a .mts/m2ts file extension is a kind of high definition video files. The camcorders which record video in AVCHD format, we call them AVCHD camcorder. And Sony HDR series is a range of AVCHD camcorders.
Whose Mac users who have batch of AVCHD files from Sony HDR handycam usually suffer from the headache when play and edit these files on their Mackintosh. Good news comes: Doremisoft In. newly released Mac version Sony AVCHD Video Converter will be a quick workaround for them to cope with the .mts video files on Mac. This shareware application is on sale in the market now. Only with USD 39.95 can you purchase a convenient toolkit for your Sony HDR handycam.
Check Sony HDR series which product AVCHD videos
Sony HDR-CX Series: HDR-CX110,HDR-CX100, HDR-CX120, HDR-CX150, HDR-CX300, HDR-CX350, HDR-CX100E, HDR-CX500V, HDR-CX550V.
Sony HDR-SR Series: HDR-SR7, HDR-SR12, HDR-SR11, HDR-SR100, HDR-SR200, HDR-SR300, HDR-SR10E, HDR-SR11E, HDR-SR12E.
Sony HDR-XR Series: HDR-XR150, HDR-XR100, HDR-XR200, HDR-XR350, HDR-XR200V, HDR-XR200V, HDR-XR500V, HDR-XR550V, HDR-XR200E.
Other Sony HDR Series: HDR-FX7, HDR-HC7, HDR-HC9E, HDR-FX7E, HDR-UX10, HDR-UX20, HDR-AX2000, HDR-TG5, HDR-TG5E.
Steps to edit Sony HDR videos with iMovie/FCP
Step 1.Turn on your Sony HDR camcorder and make sure your camcorder is set to the right mode to import videos or photos.
Step 2. Connect Sony HDR camcorder to Mac with USB cable.
Step 3. Export Sony HDR video files to Mac from your Cannon Comcorder.
Step 4. Convert Sony HDR M2TS to iMovie/FCP-friendly format, say MOV. (In the following part, you will get the detailed guide on it)
Step 5. Load converted MOV videos to iMovie or Final Cut Pro for further editing.
Tutorial on How to get Sony HDR footages work in iMovie or FCP
Step 1. Download and launch Sony AVCHD Video Converter on Mac
Note: a free trial version is available, you may download it in this website of http://www.hdconverterformac.com/mac-avchd-video-converter.html
Step 2. Add Sony .mts/.m2ts videos to program. More files can be converted at one time.
Step 3. Set target format as MOV from the output format option menu.
Step 4. Start converting the Sony HDR videos.
About Doremisoft Sony AVCHD Video Converter (Mac version )
Doremisoft Sony AVCHD Video Converter for Mac http://hdconverterformac.com/mac-avchd-video-converter.html is a professional shareware application specially designed for Mac OS X users to tansfer Sony HDR video like AVCHD MTS, MPEG2, miniDV, etc to MOV, MP4, M4V, 3GP, H.264 for Mac. Actually With this software, users can easily convert almost all camcorder videos such as MTS, M2TS, TOD, MOD, MPEG, etc to MOV, MP4, AVI, 3GP, FLV, MPEG-4, MP3, etc for Mac, iMovie, Quicktime, iDVD, FCP, FCE, Adobe Premiere Pro, iPad, iPod, iPhone, Blackberry, Youtube, etc.