July 9th, 2014 by Smile Harney
The following will introduce a professional XDCAM Converter Mac and Windows version as well as a step by step guide on how to convert XDCAM to MOV, ProRes, AVI, DV, WMV, MP4, MKV, VOB, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, 3GP, FLV, WebM and etc.
iDealshare VideoGo, the professional XDCAM Video Converter, is dedicated to convert all Sony XDCAM series camcorder recorded MP4 or MXF to any popular video format to easily import XDCAM to Final Cut Pro, iMovie, QuickTime, iTunes, iOS devices, Windows Movie Maker, Adobe Premire, Avid and etc.
Below is an example on how to convert XDCAM MP4 to MOV, it also helps to convert XDCAM MXF to MOV, and it even helps to convert XDCAM to other video format like convert XDCAM to MP4, WMV, AVI and etc.
Click "Add File" button to import your XDCAM files to the XDCAM Video Converter. (If your XDCAM recordings are not located in your computer, you need first transfer your footages from your camcorder to your computer)
Click the "Profile" drop-down button to select MOV as output video format:
If you want to convert XDCAM to MOV to import to Final Cut Pro, select ProRes Apple ProRes codec(*.mov) or ProRes Apple ProRes 4444 codec(*.mov) from the "HD Video" category;
If you want to convert XDCAM to MOV to import to QuickTime, iMovie, iTunes, iOS devices, select MOV QuickTime Video(*.mov) from the "General Video" category.
Click the "Convert" button at the bottom right corner of the XDCAM Converter to start and finish converting XDCAM to MOV.
XDCAM is a series of products for digital recording using random access solid-state memory media, introduced by Sony in 2003. Four different product lines - the XDCAM SD, XDCAM HD, XDCAM EX and XDCAM HD422.
|Format name||Container||Video coding||Bit depth||Color sampling||Frame size||Frame rate and scanning type||Video bit rate, Mbit/s||Audio coding|
|DVCAM||MXF,DV-AVI||DV||8||4:2:0||720x576||25i, 25p||25 (CBR)||PCM 4 ch/16 bit/48 kHz|
|MPEG IMX||MXF||MPEG-2 422P@ML||8||4:2:2||720x576||25i, 25p||30 (CBR), 40 (CBR), 50(CBR)||PCM 8 ch/16 bit/48 kHz,or 4 ch/24 bit/48 kHz|
|720x480||29.97i, 29.97p, 23.98p|
|MPEG HD||MXF,MP4||MPEG-2 MP@H14/HL||8||4:2:0||1920x1080||29.97i, 25i, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p||35 (VBR)||PCM 4 ch/16 bit/48 kHz|
|1440x1080||29.97i, 29.97p, 23.98p, 25p||18 (VBR), 25 (CBR), 35 (VBR)|
|1280x720||59.94p, 29.97p, 23.98p, 50p, 25p||25 (CBR), 35 (VBR), 19 (CBR)|
|MPEG HD422||MXF||MPEG-2 422P@HL||8||4:2:2||1920x1080||29.97i, 25i, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p||50 (CBR)||PCM 8 ch/24 bit/48 kHz,or 4 ch/24 bit/48 kHz|
|1280x720||59.94p, 50p, 23.98p|
|Proxy AV||MXF||MPEG-4 Part-2 (ASP)||8||4:2:0||CIF (50i - 352x288)||?||1.5||A-Law 4 ch/8 bit/8 kHz|