The versatile Sony HDR-AS200V Full HD Action Cam is designed to go wherever you do – whether on a mountain expedition or just for a walk in the park. Featuring Wi-Fi with NFC support, the camera can be operated remotely using a mobile device or with the separately available RM-LVR2 Live-View Remote. The Sony AS200V features a water-resistant design and simple one-button operation. Video is recorded to a separately available microSD card, with the option for MP4 and professional XAVC S compression.

You may have got the Sony HDR-AS200V camera, recorded some full-HD footages in XAVC S format, and wanted to import the XAVC S recordings to Final Cut Pro X/7/6 for editing. But you will encountered problems when importing Sony AS200V XAVC S recordings to FCP X/7/6. Why the problems occur? Sony XAVC S is the latest high definition format introduced by Sony–is not supported by Final Cut Pro so far. To import Sony AS200V XAVC S recordings to Final Cut Pro X/7/6 for editing without problem, the best solution is to convert Sony AS200V XAVC S to FCP supported format Apple ProRes MOV. The Apple ProRes MOV is a friendly format supported by FCP X and FCP 7/6.

How to convert Sony HDR-AS200V XAVC S to Apple ProRes codec on Mac?

Step 1. Free download and install the UFUWare XAVC Converter for Mac. It’s excellent Sony XAVC S to FCP Converter, which can convert Sony AS200V XAVC S videos to Apple ProRes for FCP X with high quality and fast speed.

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Step 2. Launch the professional Sony XAVC S to FCP X Converter, and import your Sony HDR-AS200V XAVC S video files to the Converter, you can click “Add File” button or just drag and drop the XAVC S footages to it.

Sony AS200V XAVC S to FCP X Converter for Mac

Step 3. Click “Profile” bar and choose “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” from the drop-down list, it’s best codec for Final Cut Pro X/6/7 editing.

Convert Sony AS200V XAVC S to Apple ProRes on Mac

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. If not, you can skip this step, keep them as default.

Custom video and audio parameters

Step 5. When ready, click “Convert” button to convert Sony HDR-AS200V XAVC S to Apple ProRes for FCP X/7/6 on Mac. When the conversion finished, click “Open Folder” button to get the generated Apple ProRes .mov files for importing and editing within Final Cut Pro X or FCP 7/6.