XAVC is an open recording format that was introduced by Sony Inc that want to make XAVC products like Sony PMW-F55, Sony PMW-F5. XAVC/ XAVC S video format can keep footages in 4K resolution (4096*2160 and 3840*2160) at up to 60 fps. However, the XAVC files do not always stand for a more advanced experience though XAVC is a HD video format with high video quality. Sometimes you may want to import them to video editing tools like Adobe Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7 and then you will find that the XAVC format means large file size as well as high video quality.
Although it is possible for XAVC files importing to Adobe Premiere Pro since the CS5 version, it always takes long time to import XAVC files to Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7. The reason of this problem lies on the huge file size of XAVC and the most important one is mainly because that XAVC is not well compatible with the Adobe Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7. So it will take more time for rendering XAVC files for Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7. Here is the best way to make XAVC files more compatible with the Adobe Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7 and edit them with ease.
Step 1. Import P2 XAVC to the aPubsoft Video Converter.
Run the aPubsoft Video Converter on your PC, click “Add” button and browse to the XAVC files you want to convert for editing. After the XAVC footages are loaded to the program, you can preview the videos at the Preview window on the right side of main interface. You can also simply control the playing progress by several function buttons. When the video is being played, you can take snapshots whenever you like.
Step 2. Set output format MPEG-2 for smoothly input to Adobe Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7.
The Video Converter is capable of converting XAVC files to various video formats. As to convert XAVC video for Adobe Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7, you should click on the “Format” bar and select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas and then choose MPEG-2 as the output format from the profile list.
Do not forget to change the output path to save the converted MPEG files. Simply click the small folder icon next to “Output” field and select a folder that has enough free disk space to carry converted files.
Step 3. Start the conversion from XAVC to MPEG for Adobe Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7.
Click “Convert” to start the conversion. The Video Converter supports batch conversion, so you may load multiple XAVC files and convert XAVC files to MPEG at one time. You can also merge them to one file by selecting all files and click Merge before conversion starts. After the conversion, you can import them to Adobe Premiere Pro CS5/CS6/CC7 to have further editing without any time-wasting on video rendering.