The Sony NEX-FS100is Sony’s first affordable and fully professional large-sensor video camera. This compact, highly modular camera comes equipped with a stabilized 11x zoom lens while using the same S35-size CMOS sensor as the higher-end PMW-F3. It is able to shoot full 1080p video in a range of frame rates up to 60p, and provides the option of recording 28Mbps AVCHD footage onto SD or Memory Stick media.

The Sony NEX-FS100 can record up to 1080/60p video in the AVCHD Progressive format at 28Mbps. For Mac users, you may want to edit Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD footage in FCP X, but when you import Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD videos into FCP X, you will find the importing speed is slowly, and you can’t play Sony NEX-FS100 video in preview windows smoothly.To solve the problem, you need to convert Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD to FCP X native codec Apple ProRes 422 or Apple ProRes 4444 via UFUWare professional Sony AVCHD Converter for Mac.

 

How to convert Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD to Apple ProRes on Mac?

Free download and install the UFUWare AVCHD Converter:

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Step 1. Add Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD video files

Launch the UFUWare AVCHD Converter as the Sony AVCHD to FCP X Converter on your Mac, click “Add Video” button to load AVCHD footages from Sony NEX-FS100 Camcorder.

Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD to FCP X Converter

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

Click “Profile” option, and choose “Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as output format. Apple ProRes is specially designed for Final Cut Pro X/7/6.

Convert Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD to Apple ProRes

Step 3. Customize video and audio parameters (Optional)

Click “Settings” button to customize the output video and audio settings by yourself. But if you are not good at it, you’d better use the default parameters, they will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality basically. You can change the resolution, bitrate, frame rate as you need.

Customize video and audio parameters

Step 4. Convert Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD to FCP X ProRes

When all the settings done, click “Convert” button to start the Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD to Apple ProRes conversion on your Mac.

With this Sony AVCHD to ProRes Converter, you can easily transcode Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD to Apple ProRes for FCP X editing, this converter runs fast, so you can convert your Sony NEX-FS100 to FCP X ProRes in less time, video and audio synchronization are perfectly guaranteed.