Below is a tutorial to transcode 4k full HD M2TS to MP4 for Vegas Pro editing. Let's take a look!
Step1. Import or drag & drop AVCHD progressive to FDR-AX1 4k files to H.264 MP4 Converter for Mac
Click "add video" or "add folder". You can also drag & drop directly. This program supports batch conversion and it's easy for you to convert several files at one time.
Check "Merge into one file", you can join AVCHD clips into one big file. Meanwhile it's easy to split one big file into smaller parts.
Step2. Select H.264 MP4 as output format
Just click "Format" icon in the main interface. Choose HD Video> H.264 HD video (* mp4). You can directly enter MP4 in the search bar.
If you want to play AVCHD on iPad, iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, etc, you can directly choose proper MP4 under the devices.
Step3. Manual settings for converting AVCHD to H.264 HD MP4 at 2800kbps
Click format, directly enter 1280*720 and 2800kbps in the respective input box. And then click "Save As", enter 1280*720 2800kbps after HD H.264 video (* mp4) and click OK to save your customized MP4 for archive. Next time, you can directly pick out HD H.264 video (* mp4) 1280*720 2800kbps under Custom Menu as output format. Click "Delete", you can remove the customized video.
Step4. Transfer 4k HD M2TS in PAL digital formats to MP4
At last, click the "Convert" icon. iMedia Converter for Mac will run fast conversion to convert AVCHD to H.264 HD MP4. You will be able to get the output files via clicking on "Open" button.
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