Convert AVI to Apple ProRes 422 for Final Cut Pro X/7/6

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AVI format is a multimedia container introduced by Microsoft. It is compressed video formats which contains both audio and video data in a file container that allows synchronous audio-with-video playback. AVI is known to be the most unfriendly video format across Apple Mac system. Some AVI may use video and audio codec that are unreadable to Avid. You may always fail to importAVI to the popular editing programs Final Cut, Avid.

ProRes 422 is a standard-definition and high-definition lossy video compression format developed by Apple Inc. for use in post production. It was introduced with Final Cut Studio and is comparable to Avid’s DNxHD codec which has the same purpose and uses similar bit rates.

When you load AVI files into FCP X, you’ll be disappointed since Final Cut Pro natively doesn’t support the .wmv format. But, Final Cut Pro X/7/6 can’t support AVI video well, because AVI video codec is not good for editing in FCP on Mac, you may encounter AVI to FCP importing problems, or you can’t edit AVI smoothly in FCP X/7/6 on Mac. FCP best supported video codec is Apple ProRes codec, like Apple ProRes 422 or ProRes 4444, so the best choice to import AVI to FCP is to convert AVI to Apple ProRes 422/4444 codec, and then you can import AVI video files to Final Cut Pro X/7/6 without rendering, and then you can edit smoothly.

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Simple guide for converting AVI to FCP ProRes 422/4444 for Mac

Step 1: Import AVI videos

Load AVI videos by clicking Add button to this program, you can load batch videos.

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Step 2: Choose ProRes format

To edit AVI videos on FCP X/7/6 with native codec, you are recommended to choose Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov) or Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov) it’s best for FCP X/7/6 editing.

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Step 3: Convert AVI to ProRes 422/4444 for FCP on Mac

At last step, hit “Start” icon to start the AVI to ProRes 422/4444 conversion. The whole process will take several minutes only. Then you can easily import generated AVI to FCP, iMovie, FCE for editing.

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