The Sony PXW-Z150, is a compact and versatile camcorder, which can both record UHD 4K video using the XAVC codec at 100 Mbps and record Full HD using the MPEG-2 (MPEG HD422) format at 50 Mbps for your choice. As new to Sony PXW-Z150, chances are you concern about the Sony PXW-Z150 4K XAVC workflow like how to import Sony PXW-Z150 4K XAVC video to iMovie/FCE for editing.

Generally, iMovie and Final Cut Express can’t support XAVC format well because XAVC is highly-compressed which is not an ideal format for editing. Plus, expect for iMovie and FCE can’t support 4K video. To edit Sony PXW-Z150 4K XAVC video in iMovie/FCE flawlessly, an ultimate solution is to convert PXW-Z150 4K XAVC files to iMovie/FCE supported AIC MOV.

Different from 720p/1080p videos, the conversion of 4K video is in a higher standard, a professional 4K Video Converter is what you need. Featured with the most advanced converting technology, UFUWare Video Converter for Mac is the optimal choice for you. It provides hundreds of output format presets for 4K videos, such as AIC MOV for iMovie/Final Cut Express. Besides, this 4K Video Converter is also available to customize the output resolutions to any size like 1080p, 2K, 4K as users want. It will save you both time and trouble, and all you need to do is to drag the result videos for prompt editing. If you are working on Windows 10/8.1/7/XP, please turn to UFUWare Video Converter. Download the tool and start the 4K Video conversion.

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Import Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC 4K videos to iMovie and FCE for editing

1. Download and install the UFUWare Video Conveter as the best Sony XAVC Converter on your Mac. Drag and drop the Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC 4K video files to it, or click “Add Video” button on the top of the main interface to import Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC 4K videos to the converter.

Sony PXW-Z150 to iMovie/FCE Converter

2. Click the “Profile” bar to get the drop-down menu, select “iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC) (*.mov)” as output format. AIC MOV is iMovie and FCE naitvely supported format.

Convert Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC 4K video to AIC MOV

Tip: You can click “settings” button to customize advanced audio and video parameters like Video Codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels.

3. Click on the “Convert” button; the Sony XAVC to AIC Converter will convert Sony PXW-Z150 4K XAVC to iMovie/FCE supported AIC MOV on Mac.

Soon after the Sony XAVC to AIC conversion, just click “Open Folder” button to get the generated AIC .mov files for editing in iMovie 8/9/11/13 or Final Cut Express 4 on Mac OS(Sierra, El Capitan, etc) perfectly.

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