Are you one of AVCHD camcorder users or AVCHD Video owners? If so this article just aims to help you find an ideal solution to handle with AVCHD footage file - convert AVCHD video format to others. So that you can backup AVCHD video in order, playback AVCHD video smoothly, compress AVCHD video to smaller file size, edit AVCHD video to more delicate, and share your AVCHD recordings online or with your family and friends, as well, you can transfer and convert AVCHD onto multimedia portable devices, like iPhone, iPad, then you can play and watch AVCHD video freely.
Understanding about AVCHD/MTS video
AVCHD Video is a brand new high definition (HD) digital video camcorder recorder file format that uses 720p, 1080i and 1080p signals onto certain media using highly efficient codec technologies. The files are saved with .mts file extension. On neither Windows nor Mac OS X, these files are not supported by most of popular media player, editor programs. And they are also not accepted by majority of online video sharing sites and portable devices. So when you handle with them, you'd better convert AVCHD videos firstly to make them much more popular and friendly.
Convert AVCHD/MTS file for Backup to Hard Disk and DVD
Two options are available for backup AVCHD/MTS file. One is store AVCHD on your hard drive, the other is burn AVCHD to DVD disc. And if you have a huge amount of AVCHD files and want to keep them all but have limited hard disk storage, then you need to convert AVCHD video to a video format with smaller file size. And here is the step-by-step tutorial about how to convert AVCHD video to DVD disc, for the purpose of backup your AVCHD/mts file, or playback AVCHD on Blu-ray Player and PS3.
Convert AVCHD Video for Playback on Windows PC and Mac Smoothly
Both Windows PC and Mac's primary media player do not support AVCHD video natively. You can not playback your HD camcorder recordings upon Windows Media Player or QuickTime Player. Though fortunately you get a working AVCHD Player program, you still cannot play AVCHD video smoothly without a high-end computer (since AVCHD playback process is quite resource-consuming, that regular computer never affords them).
So if you want to play AVCHD video on Windows PC or play AVCHD on Mac OS X with willingly stability, you need to convert AVCHD video to computer friendly formats (WMV, AVI, for PC, MOV for Mac, and MPEG, MPEG-4, MP4 for both).
Besides, most AVCHD camcorders except for AVCHD Lite models use recording 1080 Interlaced Video.When watching interlaced video on some software video players (since they don't always have built-in De-interlacing engine like flat-panel televisions), the image you see from AVCHD video will not be true to the original. Some AVCHD converter software will convert AVCHD video from interlaced to progressive scanning to enhance the video quality. For example, WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe's De-interlaced Engine feature.
Convert AVCHD video for achieving an ideal compression
Though AVCHD video employs advanced video compression already (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (AVC) video compression and either Dolby AC-3 (Dolby Digital) or linear PCM audio compression), the AVCHD footage file size is usually considerably over-large. After convert AVCHD to AVI format, you can get a 4x smaller AVI file than original, even the video data lost is undistinguishable by your naked eyes. You know tiny file size always much easier to store, to carry along and to handle with.
Convert AVCHD video to edit your HD recordings easily
Most of professional is over expensive, and you definitely will not use all their functions. So you can convert AVCHD video to WMV or convert AVCHD to MOV format, which are Windows Media Center and Mac iMovie preferred formats. After converting AVCHD video, you can easily edit AVCHD video. Otherwise, some AVCHD converter program allows you convert AVCHD video, and meanwhile, you can also edit AVCHD file, like WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe. With this All-in-one AVCHD converter program, you can trim, crop, split, resize AVCHD video freely.
By converting AVCHD, you can share your AVCHD video online
At present it is hardly to find an AVCHD supported online video sharing site. But if you convert AVCHD to FLV format (Flash Video), then you can upload your HD camcorder recordings to YouTube and share it with millions of DV shooting lovers.
After AVCHD video conversion, you can play AVCHD on portable devices
With professional AVCHD converting software, you can convert AVCHD video to the formats supported by multi-media portable devices. For instance, you can convert AVCHD to iPhone (Play AVCHD on iPhone 4 940x640 Retina Display), convert AVCHD video to iPad (watch AVCHD movie on iPad 1024x768 display). You can also convert AVCHD to Android Phone, convert AVCHD to PSP and convert AVCHD to Xbox.
Maybe you think it is a little bit hard to find one AVCHD converter that supports all portable devices above. WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is just the one supports them all (Moreover, it prepared all the profile settings for the popular portable and console players, so that you do not need to research these complicated references).
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WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe : builds 160 video codec and 50 audio codec, a perfect multi-functional combination of AVCHD Video Converter, DVD Burner and Website Video Downloader. Without any third-party codec, it can support Multi-track HD video M2TS, MKV, AVCHD, HDTV BDAV and MPEG-TS video movies.
WinX HD Video Converter for Mac: professional AVCHD converter software for Mac OS, provides the perfect solution to convert Blu-ray videos and videos from HDTV and HD camcorders, like JVC, Panasonic, Sony and Cannon to other formats. Running perfectly on Mac OS X Tiger/Leopard/Snow Leopard.
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Related External Source
: AVCHD - Knowing AVCHD from WikiPedia
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