How to convert AVCHD MTS to iPad and watch camera HD MTS video on iPad 4/Mini/Air?
Q: I recently bought a new camcorder Canon HF100 as I would go to Bali for vacation. I got the camcorder a little bit early so I could have a chance to play around with it. But I found the video recorded by my camcorder as .mts cannot be played on my iPad, instead, can be played on my desktop computer (Windows Vista Home Edition). How to figure it out? I hope someone can help.
A: Videos recorded by HD Camcorder are in the form of AVCHD with the file extension as ".MTS", but iPad (iPad Mini, iPad 3, iPad 4, iPad Air) restricts the video formats to MPEG-4 and H.264. In order to play MTS video on iPad, you'd better turn to a helpful iPad converter to convert MTS to iPad 4/Mini/Air .
What is MTS?
In brief, MTS format is a currently booming high-definition (HD) video format mainly applied in HD camcorder such as Sony, Canon, Panasonic and JVC. To be more specific, being a file extension for AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) video, MTS generally adopts H.264 video coding and AC-3 audio coding, and supports 1080i and 720p, in full HD standard 1920 x 1080/1440 x 1080 for resolution.
The Difference between MTS and M2TS
MTS and M2TS are both file extensions for HD digital video camera recorder format - AVCHD, and both support 720p and 1080i HD video formats. They are, nevertheless, slightly different. M2TS refers to the stream packaging container for Blu-ray BDMV, the file extension of which is "m2ts" having a five-digit number.
To put it simply, the file extension of AVCHD video is "MTS" on camcorder and "M2TS" after being imported to computer, namely, MTS is the format not collected by specific software, and will turn into the video file with "m2ts" as the file extension after collection. But generally speaking, there is no significant difference between MTS and M2TS.
Necessity to convert MTS to iPad Mini / iPad 4 / iPad 3
With the overwhelming trend of digital popularity and innovation, the advanced digital devices like HD camcorder and iPad are owned by more and more people and families. However, due to the format limitation (allowing for MP4 and H.264 only) of iPad, camera HD video AVCHD MTS video has to be converted so as to be acceptable by iPad.
The principle of converting AVCHD MTS video to iPad 4, iPad 3 is actually to decode MTS, in other words, decode MTS after encoding, and then transform into other formats.
You will possibly assume that the conversion from MTS to iPad format is so annoying and time consuming. But now, WinX iPad Video Converter can be a great helper to make the MTS to iPad conversion easy and simple.
WinX iPad Video Converter is a professional iPad-based video converting program with strong pertinence. Provided with High Quality Engine, "Deinterlacing", Multi-core CPU and Hyper-threading technologies, this stunning iPad video converter can provide 15x real time conversion speed with best video and audio effect for iPad owners, and automatically fix incorrect data of source video to make the conversion going smoothly. (Mac version is also available)
User Guide: How to freely convert MTS video to iPad
In order to watch MTS video on iPad 4/3, or even play MTS on the new iPad Mini, you are suggested to download and launch the video converter for iPad first, and then a simple instruction started with "Getting Started" composed of three steps will be in front of you on the software interface.
Step 1: Click "Add" button to import the video to be converted.
Step 2: Choose "to iPad" in the middle of this video converter software as your target video device.
"Profile Setting" below "to iPad" button enables you to select your desired output quality (say, normal, good, excellent). The preconfigured standard or commonly used parameters are given below, but they are also adjustable by the users based on their own demands. By adjusting the numerical values in "Audio Setting" and "Video Setting", you can get your wanted video/audio effect and file size.
Convert AVCHD MTS to iPad
Step 3: After determining output folder by clicking "Browse" button, click "Start" to get the easy and smooth process of converting HD camera video to iPad 3, iPad 4 and ipad Mini/Air.
Good News for You
WinX iPad Video Converter is not only an expert in converting AVCHD MTS video to iPad, but also an all-around tool to convert diversified HD formats, say, MOD and TOD, as well as various SD formats, such as AVI, WMV, MP4, FLV, MOV, VOB, MPEG to iPad. In addition to iPad Mini / iPad 4 / iPad 3 (iPad Wi-Fi, iPad Wi-Fi+3G, iPad 16GB, iPad 32GB, iPad 64GB), other Apple devices like iPod, iPhone, Apple TV and Apple TV HD are also supported by this Apple video converter.
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