The Sony NEX-EA50UH Camcorder comes with an 18-200mm servo zoom lens, the first E-mount lens with servo zoom. It features a new Exmor APS-C CMOS sensor and delivers Full HD 1080p at 24, 25, 30, 50 and 60 frames per second. The NEX-EA50UH was designed with this in mind and it improves on the concept by combining an APS-C sensor, E-mount lenses and DSLR quality still photographs with a camcorder form factor, servo zoom lenses, timecode and professional audio recording capabilities.

If you have got the Sony NEX-EA50UH and often use it to record 1080P AVCHD video, you may have the need to edit Sony NEX-EA50UH AVCHD in Final Cut Pro 6/7/X on Mac, but you will encounter problems when importing Sony NEX-EA50UH AVCHD to FCP 6/7/X on Mac, because AVCHD video is not supported to import directly. FCP X best supported video format is Apple ProRes 422 codec MOV format, so FCP doesn’t support Sony NEX-EA50UH AVCHD footages original. The best method to solve this problem is to convert Sony NEX-EA50UH AVCHD footage to Apple ProRes 422 codec for editing in Final Cut Pro 6/7X, you can follow the steps below to transcode and import Sony NEX-EA50UH AVCHD to FCP X for editing.

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Step 1: Load source AVCHD files

Launch UFUWare Sony AVCHD to FCP X Converter. Click the “Add Video” or “Add Folder” button on to load your Sony NEX-EA50UH files. If you would like to join AVCHD files together, just select all files and click “Merge”.

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Step 2: Select Apple ProRes as output format

Click on “Profile” option, and select output format from the drop-down list. Final Cut Pro category is available. You can choose Apple ProRes 422 MOV as output format. For some common protable devices, special output formats are listed for you, such as Android, iPad, iPhone, HTC and so on. If you like, you can click the “Settings” to set parameters for your devices. If you want to play NEX-EA50UH video on Smart TV, you can choose output format from HDTV category.

Convert Sony NEX-EA50UH AVCHD to Apple ProRes for FCP X


If you would like to play the Sony NEX-EA50UH AVCHD footage on portable players like iPad Air, iPhone 6, iPod, PSP, Android, Archos, Zune, Surface Pro 3, etc, simply follow the corresponding profile group and select customized H.264 MP4 format.

Step 3: Convert Sony NEX-EA50UH AVCHD to Apple ProRes

Click “Convert” button, the Sony AVCHD to ProRes Converter will convert Sony NEX-EA50UH 1080P recordings to ProRes MOV on Mac immediately.

After conversion, you can click “Open Folder” button to get the generated MOV files. And now, you can edit your Sony NEX-EA50UH videos easily in Fianal Cut Pro (FCP X, FCP 7, FCP 6).