“I shot many videos with a JVC gz-ex215BE camcorder. The files are on an SD card in AVCHD format. I would like to BATCH CONVERT all those files from AVCHD to individual MP4 files, with the possibility to rename them sequentially. Thanks for any suggestion. Philippe.”
Why we need to convert AVCHD video files to MP4?
The AVCHD is a high quality video format used by Sony, Canon, JVC and Panasonic mainly for video camera recording, but the many media players, portable devices, android phones/tablets, iphone, ipad, ipod, PlayStation 3/PS4, Xbox, etc don’t have native support for this format.
M2TS, namely MPEG-2 Transport Stream, is a video file widely adopted by High-definition Blu-ray BDAV(Blu-ray Disc Audio/Visual) format. The file is used to save the video data over high capacity Blu-ray discs, usually got from AVCHD camcorder like Sony, Panasonic, JVC and Hitachi, etc.
So how can we convert these Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD MTS/M2TS to MP4 so that we can play them on kinds of media players/portable devices?
You can rely on professional AVCHD converter tools to get things done. UFUSoft AVCHD Video Converter, all the AVCHD M2TS/MTS files can be converted to MP4 format for media players, portable devices like iPad, iPhone 6/6 plus/5S/5C/5, Apple TV, Samsung Galaxy S5/S4/S3, Galaxy Tab 4, Galaxy Note 34/3, Kindle Fire HDX, Surface Pro, PlayStation 3/PS4, Xbox, etc.easily. What’s more, the whole AVCHD conversion processing goes smoothly and fast.
How to Convert Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD video to MP4 with UFUSoft AVCHD Converter?
Download Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD Converter, Install and launch this Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD to MP4 Video Converter, import the Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD videos to the converter. You can choose Windows or Mac version here.
Step 1: Load your target Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD video into this Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD video to MP4 converter by clicking “Add File” button. Or you can directly drag your Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD footage into the Instruction Panel to import.
Step 2: Click “Format” bar, choose “HD Video” as category and “H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)” as sub-category. You can convert AVCHD to 1080P MP4 format to preserve better quality.
If you want to get 720P video, you can click “Settings” to adjust output parameters as you want, such as resolution, bitrate, etc. You can input or select “1280*720″ into video size column.
Step 3: Set the output folder by clicking “Browse” Button.
Step 4: Click convert button to start the Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD to MP4 conversion.
Tip: If you want to edit Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD video in FCP, you can transcode Sony/Panasonic/Canon/JVC AVCHD to Apple ProRes codec video via UFUSoft AVCHD to FCP Converter for Mac.