Q:"Is there an easy way to convert a .MTS file to .MOV on a mac?
Have have 8 GB of .MTS files that I need converted into .MOV. I know there are countless converters out there but they all cost money starting at $15. I should add that I don't need specifically .mov, .avi .flv .mp4 ect all would work. Thanks"
A:It is a common issue which happens to the new HD camcorder users, for the MTS is not the format natively supported by the programs above. The best solution is to convert MTS to MOV. To do the job, what you need is just a MTS to MOV Converter for Mac. Here I highly recommend iOrgsoft MTS to MOV Converter for Mac to you.
iOrgsoft MTS to MOV Converter Mac is easy-to-use while high-efficiency video converting software that can fast convert MTS to MOV Mac without quality loss. Besides, this MTS to MOV Converter can also convert MTS to other formats such as DV, MPEG-2, MP4, H.264, MPEG-4, M4V, FLV, SWF, AVI, WMV, ASF, 3GP/3G2, RM/RMVB, etc to play on different devices such as iPhone 4S,iPad, Kindle Fire, iPad 2, etc.
Guide on How to Convert MTS to MOV on Mac
Step 1: Get started
Free download MTS to MOV Converter for Mac on your Mac, install and run it.
Step 2: Add MTS files
Click Add File button to import MTS files, then set output formats as MOV by clicking the pull-up list of Profile.
Step 3: Set video parameters
You can set video and audio parameters by hit Setting button
Step 4: Convert MTS to MOV
Hit Convert button to convert MTS to MOV on Mac. MTS to MOV Mac will show you the converting status on a progressing bar. After finish converting, you can transfer the converted video to Quicktime for playback.
Optional: Clip and edit video
MTS to MOV Converter allows you to clip and edit videos. Clip(split video to smaller segments), Crop(delete unwanted part, set aspect ratio 16:9/4:3), Merge(join several MTS files into one), Apply effect(adjust brightness, contrast, and saturation etc), set output parameter(adjust resolution, Frame Rate, Encoder and Bitrate).
Professional Software to Convert MTS to MOV on Mac