The JVC GY-HMQ10, 4K Compact Handheld Camcorder, is a one-of-a-kind camera that employs 4K imaging. It features the Falconbrid high-speed processor for advanced video applications. The GY-HMQ10 uses a single 1/2.3″ CMOS 4K sensor, which provides 3840 x 2160 images that are four times the resolution of Full HD cameras and monitors. Plus, the 3840 x 2160 resolution supports a widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio as well.The JVC GY-HMQ10 Camcorder supports both 4K recording and AVCHD 1920 x 1080p recording for more flexibility.

If you bought a JVC GY-HMQ10 camcorder, you will face the issue: this AVCHD footage from GY-HMQ10 is not supported well by Final Cut Pro 6/7/X. Then how to change the situation? You should know the FCP is designed to edit videos in Apple ProRes codec. So the first step for us to do is to find a best third party program to – transcode JVC GY-HMQ10 AVCHD footages to Apple ProRes 422 before working with Final Cut Pro 6/7/X.

To keep the original video quality for editing, UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac is known as the best JVC AVCHD Converter for Mac that can help you transcode JVC GY-HMQ10 1080p AVCHD to Apple Prores 422 MOV for FCP 6/7/X editing. Here are the simple but useful steps for you.

How to edit JVC GY-HMQ10 1080p AVCHD videos in Final Cut Pro X on Mac?

Step 1. Download and install the JVC AVCHD to ProRes Converter and import the 1080p AVCHD recordings to the program.

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Drag and drop JVC GY-HMQ10 AVCHD files to UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac. Then the files will be listed on the file list tab, you can choose to check the properties of the video or preview it.

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Tip: You can imput a number of files to the programs, and if necessary, you can select all files and click “Merge” to merge serval into one.

Step 2. Select Apple ProRes as output format for FCP 6/7/X.

Click the “Profile” option, and select “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as the output format. The preset has optimized all the video settings for FCP X, FCP 7 and FCP 6.

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Tip: There are other four presets for ProRes: Apple ProRes 422 HQ, Apple ProRes 422 LT, Apple ProRes 422 Proxy and Apple ProRes 4444.

Step 3: (Optional) Adjust audio and video parameters in Profile Settings.

You can change the default codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.

Step 4: Convert JVC GY-HMQ10 AVCHD to Apple ProRes

Click the “Convert” button on the main interface, the Mac JVC AVCHD to ProRes Converter will transcode JVC GY-HMQ10 1080p AVCHD to Apple ProRes 422 MOV on Mac immediately.

As soon as the covnersion is over, you just need to click the “Open Folder” button on the main interface to find your converted file. That is to say you can easily edit JVC GY-HMQ10 1080p AVCHD in FCP 6/7/X for further editing without any rendering or compatibility issue.