The Sony PXW-X180 supports not only MPEG HD 422 50 Mbps in MXF (Material eXchange Format), which is widely accepted by major broadcasters worldwide, but also XAVC Intra and XAVC Long GOP codecs. For importing and editing Sony PXW-X180 XAVC fooage on Mac editing software, you need to convert Sony PXW-X180 XAVC to your editing software editable codec. To achieve the goal, HD Video Converter for Mac is highly recommended here. The converter is an easy-to-use yet professional Sony PXW-X180 Video Converter for Mac. It’s able to convert your Sony PXW-X180 XAVC files to fully compatible format and keep original quality at the mean while. This software can export Apple InterMedaite Codec(AIC) MOV for iMovie/FCE, MPEG-2 MPG for Adobe Premiere Pro, DNxHD MOV for Avid Media Composer/Davinci Resolve, Apple ProRes MOV for Final Cut Pro (FCP X, FCP 7, FCP 6) and more NLE systems for native editing. If meet the Sony PXW-X180 XAVC footage issues on Windows PC, please get HD Video Converter to solve the problem. Download the software and follow the guide to convert and edit Sony PXW-X180 XAVC files on Mac.
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Step 1. Install and launch the Sony PXW-X180 XAVC Converter on your Mac. Click “Import” button to load Sony PXW-X180 XAVC video files for converting.
Step 2. Click on the “Profile” bar and choose a best editable format.
To edit Sony PXW-X180 XAVC files in iMovie/FCE smoothly, select “iMovie > Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC)” as the output format for iMovie and Final Cut Express.
To edit Sony PXW-X180 XAVC files in Adobe Premiere Pro smoothly, select “Adobe Premeiere > MPEG-2 Video(*.mpg)” as the output format for Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS.
Step 3. You also can click “Settings” to set video frame rate, video size and Video Bitrate according to your need.
Step 4. As soon as all the settings are done, please click “Start” button to convert Sony PXW-X180 XAVC to AIC/MPG on Mac with high quality.
Once the Sony PXW-X180 XAVC to AIC/MPG conversion completed, you can click “Open Folder” button to get the generated AIC .mov files or MPEG-2 .mpg and easily import the files to iMovie/FCE or Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS for smooth editing.