The JVC GZ-R70 is dust-proof, water resistant to 5 m (16.4 ft), drop-proof from a height of 1.5 m (4.9 ft) and freeze-proof to temperatures as low as -10° C (14° F), which are designed for professional photographer. It features a 2.5-megapixel backside-illuminated CMOS, 40x optical zoom, 3-inch touchscreen, and 32GB internal storage. The GZ-R70 is capable of recording 1920×1080/60p high definition recording in AVCHD MTS/M2TS format,which is hardly supported well by Final Cut Pro 6/7/X. In most cases ,we need to import and edit the JVC AVCHD HD videos in FCP,especially on Mac. So, is there any way to solve the problem how to open JVC AVCHD MTS/M2TS video files on Mac with Final Cut Pro?

In order to make JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD videos compatible with FCP on Mac, the easy workaround is to convert the AVCHD files to Final Cut Pro best compatible codec. The UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac can help you achieve the goal easily. It can aid you to transcode AVCHD (*.MTS) files to Apple ProRes MOV for FCP without losing any quality. In fact, it’s an all-in-one converter for fast transcoding, deinterlacing AVCHD MTS footage from Canon, Panasonic, JVC, Sony full HD camcorder/cameras on Mac OS X(Leopard/Snow Leopard/Lion/Mountain Lion/Mavericks) that makes the AVCHD editing work much easier with Non-Linear System.

Convert JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD video files to Apple ProRes MOV for FCP editing

Step 1. Free download and install the top JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to FCP X Converter Win or Mac Version.

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Step 2. Install and Launch the UFUWare AVCHD to FCP X Converter on your Mac and load your MTS/M2TS files to it.

JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD MTS to FCP Converter for Mac

Step 3. Click “Profile” bar to choose output format for FCP. As Apple ProRes codec is native codec for final cut pro, just click and choose it. You can also choose other formats according to your need.

Convert JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to ProRes MOV for FCP X

Step 4. You can customize advanced audio and video parameters like video codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, audio codec, sample rate, audio channels.

Custom video and audio parameters

Step 5. Click “Convert” button to convert JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to ProRes MOV for FCP X with this best JVC AVCHD to ProRes Converter.

Tips on UFUWare AVCHD Converter for FCP X:

1. Joining files: select all files and click “Merge” on the main interface.
2. Preview: Double click on the file and you can get a preview on the converter.
3. Crop: Edit –> Crop and you can get the imported videos cropped as you want.
4. Auto shutdown: Click Option and tick the box “Shut down the computer after conversion” before conversion starts.