Convert/Transcode Sony HXR-NX30 1080/60p AVCHD to Apple ProRes for FCP X on Mac
Sony HXR-NX30 Camera — Innovative and portable, the cutting-edge Sony HXR-NX30 Palm Size NXCAM HD Camcorder with Projector is a handheld, excellently built HD camcorder that's capable of capturing AVCHD video in Full HD 1080p at 60 fps, as well as high-quality digital still images.
Sony HXR-NX30 Highlights:
- Shoots AVCHD Up to 1080/60p at 28 Mbps
- 1/2.88" ExmorR CMOS Image Sensor
- Super-Wide Carl Zeiss 10x Optical Lens
- Pro Audio Control & Level Adjustment
- Built-In Projector & Dual XLR Inputs
- Integrated Viewfinder & 3.0" LCD Monitor
- Built-In Shotgun Microphone
- Balanced Optical SteadyShot Stabilizer
Sony NX30 Camcorder shoots HD videos in 1080/60p AVCHD format. Regarding to the 1080/60p AVCHD codec, it is very popular in both the professional and consumer market. That means most non-linear editing software should have full support for the codec, but the thing is that users still have problems one or another while trying to open the Sony NX30 1080/60p AVCHD footage in Final Cut Pro for further editing.
In order to import and edit Sony NX30 1080/60p AVCHD files in FCP X without crashing problem and avoid rendering, you'd better transcode the Sony NX30 1080/60p AVCHD footages to FCP X native format. UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac can help you convert Sony HXR-NX30 1080/60p AVCHD files to Apple ProRes MOV for FCP X with high quality.
How to convert Sony HXR-NX30 1080/60p AVCHD to Apple ProRes on Mac?
Step 1. Free download and install the top Sony HXR-NX30 1080/60p AVCHD to FCP X Converter.
Step 2. Launch Sony HXR-NX30 AVCHD to FCP X Converter. Click the "Add Video" button to import Sony HXR-NX30 1080/60p AVCHD footages, or directly drag and drop the Sony NX30 AVCHD videos to the converter.
Step 3. Click the "Profile" option to get the drop-down menu, and then move you pointer to "Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)", which is compatible with FCP X.
Step 4. Click the "Settings" icon and you will go into a new interface named "Profile Settings". You can adjust codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.
Step 5. Click the "Convert" button under the preview window, the Mac Sony 1080/60p AVCHD to ProRes Converter will convert Sony HXR-NX30 AVCHD to ProRes MOV for FCP X. Then you can edit Sony HXR-NX30 1080/60p AVCHD footages in Final Cut Pro X smoothly on Mac.