Easy way to edit Sony HXR-NX70 1080 60p AVCHD video files in iMovie and FCE

The Sony HXR-NX70 is a compact rain & dust-proof NXCAM camcorder designed for journalists, documentary makers and anyone else who needs capture superb content whatever the conditions. It supports 1920×1080 60p full HD recording at 28Mbps. If you have got a Sony HXR-NX70 camera, you will still want to get a way to import the recorded 1080/60p AVCHD footages into iMovie or Final Cut Express for further editing on your Mac. Here I will outline the easy solution to import and edit Sony HXR-NX70 1080/60p AVCHD files in iMovie/FCE on Mac.

Many Sony HXR-NX70 users are facing the incompatible troubles with iMovie/Final Cut Express in 1080 60p AVCHD. The reason that you can’t successfully import the Sony NX70 1080 60p AVCHD to iMovie and FCE is that the AVCHD is a delivery codec rather than editing codec and the 1080 60p is a non-standard format for most NLEs including iMovie/FCE. The best method to solve the issue is to convert Sony HXR-NX70 1080 60p AVCHD to iMovie/FCE most compatible format with aPubsoft HD Video Converter for Mac, a professional AVCHD player, converter and editor on Mac.

Overall, this Mac HD Video Converter comes with supports for a wide range of video editing software and media devices, including iMovie and Final Cut Express, Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer and Davinci Resolve, Adobe Premiere Pro, Sony Vegas Pro, etc. It helps you convert Sony as well as Panasonic, Canon AVCHD recording to any editable format like AIC MOV, ProRes MOV, DNxHD MOV, MPEG-2 MPG, etc as you need without any quality loss.

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Convert Sony HXR-NX70 1080 60p AVCHD to iMovie/FCE suppored format

1. Install and launch the Sony HXR-NX70 to iMovie/FCE Converter, then click “Add File” button to add Sony HXR-NX70 1080 60p AVCHD files to this powerful program. Or you can simply drag the 1080/60p AVCHD videos directly to the converter.

Sony HXR-NX70 to iMovie/FCE Converter

2. Click “Profile” bar to determine output format. For best image quality, click the format bar and choose “iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple InterMediate Codec(AIC)(*.mov)” as output format. AIC MOV is the best supported format for iMovie and FCE.

Convert Sony HXR-NX70 1080/60p AVCHD to AIC MOV

Tip: You can click the “Settings” button on the main interface to adjust the video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video & Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., for getting the best quality.

4. Click “Convert” button to convert Sony HXR-NX70 1080/60p AVCHD to iMovie/FCE supported format AIC MOV on Mac.

After the Sony HXR-NX70 AVCHD to AIC conversion completed, you can easily import the converted Sony HXR-NX70 1080/60p AVCHD files to iMovie 11/9/8 or Final Cut Express for editing with the best quality.