Sony XAVC S to FCP, Import Sony RX100 V XAVC S videos to FCP X/7/6 for editing

If you have issues editing Sony RX100V XAVC S in Final Cut Pro 7 or FCP X, get some tips and tricks from this article now. It shares you the easy way to convert XAVC S to FCP X/7/6 supported ProRes .mov format easily!

As a photography enthusiast, you may just get a Sony DSC-RX100 V. In addition to highly detailed stills with smooth gradations, the RX100 V accesses to the high-bit-rate XAVC S format with 30 fps, 25 fps, 24 fps recording options. However, if you want to import Sony RX100 V XAVC S footage to Final Cut Pro for editing, you may find the high quality XAVC S format is not handled properly in FCP. Now read on to get some tricks for Sony RX100 V to Final Cut Pro X/7/6 best workflow.

Although Since 10.2 version, Final Cut Pro X supports XVAC S codec, as it happens with H.264, XAVC-S is not for editing, is for delivery. To edit Sony RX100 V XAVC S footage in FCP X or FCP 7/6 smoothly, a suggestion is to use aPubsoft Video Converter for Mac to transcode XAVC S to ProRes MOV, which is the a native support format by FCP X/7/6.

This XAVC S Converter can enable you to effortlessly transcode Sony RX100 V 4K XAVC S files to Apple ProRes – ensuring maximum editing quality and efficiency when working with Final Cut Pro (no matter FCP X, FCP 7 or FCP 6). What’s more, it also allows to convert XAVC S to iMovie,/FCE Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, etc with the best quality. The conversion is darn easy to be finished with only three clicks without loss of video quality. Download the program and check out the easy steps to convert and import Sony RX100 V XAVC S to ProRes for Final Cut Pro without any troubles.

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Guide: Transcode Sony RX100 V XAVC S to Final Cut Pro for editing

Step 1. Install and run the aPubsoft Video Converter for Mac as the best Mac XAVC S Converter on Mac. Click “Add File” button on the top of the main interface to import Sony RX100 V XAVC S video to the program. It supports batch conversion and joining multiple video clips into one file.

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Step 2. Click the “Prfoile” bar and select “Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422(*.mov)” as output format. The ProRes MOV format is specially designed for FCP, so that you can edit your original Sony RX100 V XAVC S videos in FCP X/7/6 perfectly.

Convert Sony RX100 V XAVC S to FCP native format ProRes MOV

Tip: Click “Settings” button if you’d like to customize advanced audio and video parameters like Video Codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels. If you want to get original 4K resolution, just keep the video size as original.

Step 3. Click the “Convert” button to convert RX100 V XAVC S to ProRes MOV for FCP X/7/6 editing on Mac without quality loss.

After the XAVC S to ProRes conversion completed, click “Open Folder” button to get the generated ProRes .mov files. Then, launch Final Cut Pro, choose “File > Import > Files…”, and browse to the converted XAVC S clips. Now, you can start fun away with editing Sony DSC-RX100 V XAVC S footages in Final Cut Pro X/7/6 on Mac OS X(High Sierra, Sierra and El Capitan included) without any problem.

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