Sony PMW-F55 and PWW-F5 are two famous recording
HD video camcorder which had its own patentd format called XAVC. It's a
brand new video format with 4K (4096 x 2160 and 3840 x 2160), HD and
proxy resolution introduced by Sony.
XAVC is not widely used like MP4,AVI,MOV. So many people keep
complaining that them can't edit the XAVC files either on Final Cut Pro
or Sony Vegas.
Final Cut Pro is a non-linear video editing software developed by
Macromedia Inc. and later Apple Inc. The most recent version, Final Cut
Pro X, runs on Intel-based Mac OS computers powered by OS X version
10.6.8 or later.Final Cut Pro provides non-linear, non-destructive
editing of any QuickTime-compatible video format including DV, HDV, P2
MXF (DVCProHD), XDCAM (via plug-in), and 2K film formats. It supports a
number of simultaneously composited video tracks (limited mainly by
video format and hardware capability); up to 99 audio tracks;
multi-camera editing for combining video from multiple camera sources;
as well as standard ripple, roll, slip, slide, scrub, razor blade and
time remapping edit functions.
Final Cut Pro is a professional non-linear editing software application
developed by Macromedia Inc. and then Apple Inc. The latest version is
Final Cut Pro 7 which runs on Mac personal computers powered by Mac OS X
version 10.5.6 or later and using Intel processors. The software allows
users to log and capture video onto a hard drive (internal or
external), where it can be edited, processed, and output to a wide
variety of formats. Compared with iMovie, it is more powerful and
As we know, FCP can't support XAVC video format. But is it necessary to
update the FCP 7 to X for editing these XAVC files? No. it isn't. To convert XAVC to FCP 7 , there is cheaper solution.
iOrgsoft XAVC Converter Mac is a specially designed program to convert
XAVC on Mac to convert XAVC to FCP 7 with high quality.
Tips: If you are win use like to edit your XAVC video with Windows Movie
Maker, you can use this XAVC Video Converter to help you convert XAVC
to AVI or convert XAVC to MP4 format.
"I want to play my Sony camera video with Mac media player including
QuickTime,iTunes,etc. I had search for the internet and know they can't
support XAVC video format. I can't find an easy to use tool to help me.
Please give me advance. thanks"
Yes, XAVC is not accpted by QuickTime,iTunes. In order to play XAVC
video on them, you need convert XAVC to they supported video format like
convert XAVC to MOV for playbacking on mac.
"I am a video funs. I also like to upload and download my interesting
video on Youtube. Unfortunately. YouTube can't import my Sony PMW-F55
XAVC video. How can i do ?"
Don't Worry! You just need a third-party video tool to help you solve this problem. XAVC Converter offers an easy solution to convert XAVC to FLV for uploading on Youtube.
Edit Sony PMW-F55 XAVC in Final Cut Pro 7 smoothly