The Sony HDR-AS20 HD POV Action Camera, with a 170° ultra-wide lens, designed to give you an immersive, first-person perspective on adventures of all kinds. The Sony HDR-AS20 features 1080p video recording at 30 or 60 fps, a 720p30 mode for longer recording time, and a VGA (640 x 480) mode for producing compact, Web-friendly files. In addition to video, the Action Cam takes still photos at the camera’s native effective resolution of 11.9-megapixel. Plus there is a 120 fps Super Slow Motion burst mode that creates a 4x slow-down in-camera without the quality loss of software-base slow motion.

With Sony HDR-AS20 HD POV Action Camera, you are allowed to shoot HD videos in H.264 MP4 format, and would like to upload the Sony HDR-AS20 MP4 files to your Mac, and import them to iMovie or Final Cut Express for editing. However, the iMovie and Final Cut Express don’t recognize the Sony HDR-AS20 H.264 MP4 footage, and that’s why we need to convert H.264 MP4 to editable formats before importing to iMovie or Final Cut Express. In order to edit the H.264 MP4 footage generated by the Sony HDR-AS20 camera smoothly and more freely, you have to convert Sony HDR-AS20 H.264 MP4 to iMovie/FCE friendly format AIC MOV. Here we will recommend a powerful UFUWare HD Video Converter, with which you can convert Sony HDR-AS20 H.264 MP4 videos to AIC MOV with a few clicks.

Import Sony HDR-AS20 HD POV H.264 MP4 video files to iMovie and FCE

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Step 1. Import Sony HDR-AS20 H.264 MP4 video files

Install and run UFUWare HD Video Converter for Mac as the Sony HDR-AS20 to iMovie/FCE Converter on your Mac. Click the “Add File” button to import the H.264 MP4 files from your Sony HDR-AS20 HD POV Action Camera.

Sony HDR-AS20 to iMovie/FCE Converter for Mac

Step 2. Select AIC MOV as output format

Select a proper format from the drop-down list of “Profile” bar. To make Sony HDR-AS20 H.264 MP4 videos be compatible with iMovie or Final Cut Express, you’re suggested to select “iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) (*.mov)” as output format.

Convert Sony HDR-AS20 H.264 MP4 videos to AIC MOV

Tip: If necessary, click “Settings” button to customize video and audio parameters like bit rate, frame rate, resolution, sample rate and audio channels according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.

Custom video and audio settings

Step 3. Convert Sony HDR-AS20 H.264 MP4 videos to AIC MOV on Mac

Click the “Convert” button, and the Sony HDR-AS20 MP4 to AIC Converter will convert Sony HDR-AS20 HD POV Action Camera H.264 MP4 videos to AIC MOV with best video and audio quality on Mac.

After the Sony HDR-AS20 H.264 MP4 to AIC Conversion, you can click “Open Folder” button to get the converted AIC .mov files, and edit Sony HDR-AS20 HD POV Action Camera H.264 MP4 files in iMovie 8/9/11 or Final Cut Express smoothly on Mac.