The FDR-AX100 is a reasonable alternative to Sony’s recently announced AX1. This compact camcorder is considerably more portable, with a 74 percent reduction in size and a 66 percent drop in weight. You may like playing HD videos on Smart TV/HDTV, or sharing your recordings on YouTube and Facebook. As a 4K camcorder user, are you hurry to get your 4K videos for sharing?

Before upload the Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC S 4K footages onto sharing website, do you want edit the video for better sharing. Many Final Cut Pro users have the problem in importing XAVC S 4K videos into FCP X on Mac. Now, let me share the XAVC S to FCP solution with everyone.

As we know, Final Cut Pro has supported ProRes MOV format for many years now, and Apple ProRes codec video is supported by FCP well. So we can transcode Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC S to ProRes codec on Mac via a Mac video converter. UFUWare Video Converter for Mac, a cross-platform and professional video conversion application which supports to convert both HD and 4K XAVC S videos to Final Cut Pro importable formats such as Apple ProRes 422 MOV and Apple ProRes 4444 MOV on Mac. In addition, this program is good at converting downloaded MKV, MOV, WMV, AVI movies to popular Android/Windows/IOS devices, such as Galaxy Tab 3, Surface 2/3/4/5, iPad Air/Mini/Pro etc. If you have installed other editing software in you computer, you can convert the 4K XAVC S codec video for your software. Premiere Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Sony Vegas are included.

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How to import Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC S 4K videos to FCP?

Step 1. Add Sony XAVC S 4K videos

Install and launch UFUWare Video Converter for Mac as the best Mac XAVC S Converter on your Mac, then click “Add File” button to import your XAVC S 4K footages from HD drive or your Sony FDR-AX100 camcorder directly.

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Step 2. Select output format for FCP

Click “Profile” drop-down list, and select “Final Cut Pro > Apple Pro Ress 422 (*.mov)” as output video format. This Mac XAVC S Converter provided FCP users ProRes 422, ProRes 4444, ProRes LT and ProRes HQ codecs, you can choose anyone as you need. If your Final Cut Pro version is 6 or 7, you can convert XAVC S video for FCP 7 and FCP 6 in the same way.

Convert Sony FDR-AX100 4K XAVC S to Apple ProRes codec MOV

Tip: You can Adjust the video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video&Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the “Settings” button on the Sony FDR-AX100 to FCP Converter main interface.

Step 3. Convert Sony FDR-AX00 XAVC S to ProRes MOV for FCP

Click the “Converter” button to start the Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC S to ProRes conversion on Mac with fast speed and high quality.

After your Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC S videos are converted to FCP ProRes codec MOV, you can import generated ProRes .mov files into Final Cut Pro X/7/6 for native editing on Mac OS X (High Sierra, Sierra and El Capitan included), you don’t need to render again, and you won’t have any problems.

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