June 3rd, 2014 by Smile Harney
Have the need to convert AVCHD recordings to a more popular video format like convert AVCHD to MP4, ProRes, AVI and etc? If so, simply get iDealshare VideoGo (the powerful AVCHD Converter for Mac or Windows) and follow the detailed guide to convert AVCHD to other video formats below.
Acting as the professional AVCHD Video Converter, iDealshare VideoGo can convert all variety of AVCHD files whatever it is in .mts or .m2ts to almost all the popular video format. It also can convert AVCHD video to audio format. The ideal AVCHD Converter even can edit AVCHD movie files.
Below will show a step by step example in converting AVCHD to MP4 on Mac, it also applies to convert AVCHD to AVI, MOV, ProRes, MP3, WAV and etc video or audio format on Mac or Windows.
Free download the best AVCHD Converter for Mac - iDealshare VideoGo (for Mac, for Windows), install and launch it, the following interface will pop up. (To convert AVCHD to MP4 on Windows, please download the AVCHD Video Converter for Windows version).
Click "Add File" button to import the AVCHD movie files which you want to convert to MP4 video format. (If your AVCHD files are in your camcorder or camera, you need first transfer them to your computer, and then add the AVCHD files to iDealshare VideoGo).
Click the "Profile" pop-up menu to select 'H.264/MPEG-4 AVC Video(*.mp4)' from "General Video" Category.
To convert HD AVCHD to HD MP4, select 'HD H.264 Video(*.mp4)' from "HD Video" Category.
Click the "Convert" button to finish converting AVCHD to MP4 video format with high output video quality and fast conversion speed.
AVCHD, short for Advanced Video Coding High Definition, is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. Usually, the file extension of AVCHD video is in .mts or .m2ts.
AVCHD is incompatible with most media player or video editing software, in order to make AVCHD files more supported, we had better convert AVCHD to MP4, MOV, AVI, DV, MKV and more common video format.