According to the new report coming from Nikon Rumors, the next version of Nikon’s 1 J mirrorless line, the J5, will be capable of recording 4K video. If this is true, it would make the often overlooked mirrorless camera Nikon’s first body capable of recording 4K video. The rumors are also claiming that the Nikon 1 J5 camera will feature NFC connectivity which presumably will allow it to pair with smartphones, tablets, or other devices to send and share photos/videos wirelessly.

After you got the Nikon 1 J5 camcorder, you may have recorded some videos with it, this camcorder can help you to record videos in 4K format, if you have the need to import Nikon J5 4K video files to iMovie/FCE, you will find that your video files are not supported by iMovie/Final Cut Express, what’s the reason? Because iMovie and Final Cut Express can’t edit some special video formats, such as MOV, AVCHD MTS, MXF, etc. so it means you can’t import Nikon J5 4K video to iMovie/FCE for editing directly. In this case, how can we solve Nikon J5 4K video to iMovie/FCE issue? Please don’t worry, you just need to use UFUWare HD Video Converter for Mac software, which will help you to convert Nikon J5 recorded 4K video files to iMovie/FCE native supported Apple Intermediate Codec, and then you won’t have any problems with iMovie and Final Cut Express.

How to convert Nikon 1 J5 4K video to AIC MOV for iMovie/FCE?

Step 1. Free download the UFUWare HD Video Converter for Mac. It’s excellent Nikon J5 to iMovie/FCE Converter, which can convert Nikon J5 4K videos to AIC MOV for iMovie/FCE with high quality and fast speed.

Free Download HD Video Converter for Mac Free Download HD Video Converter

Step 2. Install and launch the Nikon 4K video to iMovie/FCE Converter, you can click “Add File” button or just drag and drop to import your Nikon 1 J5 4K videos to the converter.

Nikon 1 J5 4K video to iMovie/FCE Converter

Step 3. Click “Profile” bar and choose “iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC) (*.mov)” from the drop-down menu list, which is best codec for FCE/iMovie editing.

Convert Nikon 1 J5 4K video to AIC MOV

Step 4. If you want to customize the output parameters, you can click “Settings” button on the main interface and adjust the resolution, bitrate or others as you want. You can also keep them as default.

Customize Nikon J5 4K video for ProRes settings

Step 5. When ready, click “Convert” button to convert Nikon J5 4K video to AIC MOV for iMovie or FCE on Mac.

When the Nikon 1 J5 4K video to AIC conversion finished, click “Open Folder” button to get the generated AIC MOV files for importing and editing within Final Cut Express or iMovie 8/9/11 on Mac.