Panasonic AVCHD camcorders offer interlaced, progressive scan or native progressive recording and combinations of these modes depending on a particular model. 1080-line and 720-line recording is possible depending on a model.
Panasonic AVCHD camcorders use AVC with High Profile Level 4.0 for all modes except 1080p50/1080p60, which are encoded with High Profile Level 4.2. Maximum data rate is limited to 24 Mbit/s for AVCCAM models, to 17 Mbit/s for most consumer models and to 28 Mbit/s for 1080p50/1080p60 recording modes. In 2009 Panasonic introduced AVCHD Lite and AVCHD to selected members of its Lumix line of digital cameras.
AVCHD/AVCHD Lite was widely used in Panasonic HD camcoder. As a HD foramt, many editing software and media player have no idea to use it. Such as you can’t edit Panasonic AVCHD with iMovie and FCP X, you can’t play Panasonic AVCHD Lite video files on your tablet or smart phone. How to solve Panasonic AVCHD MTS/M2TS problem? Today, i will share a Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite (*.mts, *.m2ts) solution with you.
For editing/playing/sharing Panasonic AVCHD, AVCHD Lite files on Mac and Windows, we need a UFUSoft AVCHD Video Converter (Windows | Mac). With this Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite Video Converter, you can transcode Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite (*.mts, *.m2ts) formats to ProRes 422, DNxHD, AIC, MOV, AVI, MPEG, MPG, WMV, MP4, 3GP, VOB, DVD,DivX, Xvid, WebM, DPG, etcon Windows and Mac. Let you edit/play/share Panasonic AVCHD MTS/M2TS on Mac or Windows with ease.
Free download Panasonic AVCHD Video Converter (for Mac)
Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite Converter Features
* Support input Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite footage (*.mts, *.m2ts) at 4K, 2K, 1080i, 1080p, 720i, and 720p.
* Convert Panasonic AVCHD MTS/M2TS to FCP, iMovie, FCE, Avid, Adobe Premiere and so on.
* Support Apple ProRes/DVCPRO/HDV/Avid DNxHD/Apple InterMediate codec encoding.
* Allow selecting desired video clips to convert, cutting off unwanted areas
* Output optimized profiles for Android /Apple devices
* Merging multiple files into a single one.
Supported Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite Camcorders:
Panasonic HC-V920/HC-V720/HC-V520/HC-V550, Panasonic HC-X900/HC-X800/HC-V700, Panasonic HC-V110, Panasonic HDC-MDH1, Panasonic AG-AC7, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70, Panasonic AG-HMC150, Panasonic AG-HMC40, Panasonic AG-AC160A, Panasonic AG-AC130A, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1, Panasonic HC-V201, Panasonic HDC-Z10000, Panasonic AG-HMC80, Panasonic AG-AC8PJ, Panasonic AG-3DA1, Panasonic AG-HMC70U, Panasonic HDC-TM900/HS900/SD900/SD800, Panasonic TM700, HS700, SD700, Pansonic HDC-SD5, Lumix DMC-ZS7, Lumix DMC-Gstrong, Panasonic HDC-SD100, Lumix DMC-FZ200, Lumix DMC-ZS10/TZ20, Lumix DMC-FX77/FX78, DMC-TS3, DMC-FZ45/47/48, Lumix DMC-GF2, DMC-G3/GF3, Lumix DMC-TZ30, Lumix DMC-G5, HDC-SD60, AG-HVX200; AG-HVX200A; AG-HMC70, HDC-TM350; AG-HMC40, Lumix DMC-G10, Lumix DMC-FZ100, DMC-TZ10, Lumix DMC-GH2, DMC-GF2, Lumix DMC-ZS7/TZ10, DMC-G2, DMC-GH1, DMC-ZS3/TZ7, DMC-TS1/DMC-FT1, DMC-FX75, etc.
How to convert Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite (*.mts, *.m2ts) on Mac and Windows?
Step 1: Import Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite sources
Click add video button to import Panasonic MTS/M2TS source to program list or directly drag and drop the files to program for processing after you download, install and run this Panasonic AVCHD Video Converter on your computer.
Step 2: Choose output format
If you want to edit Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite (*.mts, *.m2ts) in FCP X/7/6, you need to choose Apple ProRes MOV as output format.
Tip: This Panasonic AVCHD Video Converter provided you many editing software profiles. Such as FCP, iMovie, Premiere and Sony Vegas etc.
Step 3: Convert Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite (*.mts, *.m2ts)
What you need to do in the last step is to click bottom right button “Convert” to start to convert Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite (*.mts, *.m2ts) files to other format.
When the conversion is done. You can click “Open” button to locate the converted Panasonic AVCHD video files. You can import the video to editing software, transfer the video to a device via USB cable.
Tip: For playing Panasonic AVCHD/AVCHD Lite (*.mts, *.m2ts) videos on tablets, Media players, and HD TVs, you need to convert Panasonic MTS/M2TS video to H.264 video, such as H.264 MP4.