HXR-NX70 is Sony’s new rain and dust proof compact NXCAM camcorder. The Sony HXR-NX70 appears compact but is loaded with all the latest features that professionals require. This camcorder is ready for action no matter where you are, from humid rainforests to sandy deserts. The Exmor R CMOS sensor delivers superior performance in low-light conditions where natural ambiance is desired, offering approximately double the sensitivity of conventional CMOS sensors. The compact HXR-NX70 shoots in Full High Definition quality (1920 x 1080) with a choice of 50p, 50i and 25p frame rates. It also supports playback via HDMI and compatible HDTV, for complete flexibility in reviewing your footage.
Final Cut Pro X, the latest version of video-editing software geared for professionals from a company increasingly focused on mainstream consumers. Final Cut Pro X is a follow-up to Final Cut Pro 7, software Apple released in 2009 as part of Final Cut Studio. Like Apple’s newly released of Mac OS X Mountain Lion, Final Cut Pro X was only be available to customers through the Mac App Store. However, this new released FCP X does not support well with HXR-NX70 AVCHD Videos.
So if you want to edit Sony HXR-NX70 1080 AVCHD Videos in Final Cut Pro X, you are recommended to use Firstarsoft MTS Converter for Mac, which is the superior Mac Sony HXR-NX70 MTS to FCP X converter for Snow Leopard or Lion. It does not only convert Sony HXR-NX70 AVCHD to MOV on Mac, but also merges 1080 MTS files for import into Final Cut Pro X.
Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and edit Sony HXR-NX70 MTS to Final Cut Pro X on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Mountain Lion, Lion or Snow Leopard.
Step 1. Load Sony AVCHD videos to Firstarsoft MTS Converter for Mac.
After transferring .mts files from Sony HXR-NX70 camera, run Firstarsoft MTS Converter for Mac as the best Mac Sony HXR-NX70 MTS to MOV converter,m, and click the “Add File” button to load .mts videos.
Step 2. Choose H.264/AVC MOV output format.
Click the “Format” option, and choose HD Video or General Video > MOV – QuickTime(*.mov) for converting AVCHD videos from MTS to MOV with H.264/AVC as video codec for loading to Final Cut Studio. With this option, the output video will be kept as high definition 1920×1080.
Step 3. Merge Sony HXR-NX70 AVCHD MTS files. (optional)
Select all the files and then click “Merge”, and the Sony HXR-NX70 MTS converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step 4. Convert Sony HXR-NX70 MTS to MOV for Final Cut Pro X.
Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac Panasonic MTS converter starts converting Sony HXR-NX70 MTS videos to H.246 .mov, and joining the MTS files for editing in Final Cut Pro X.
After converting and merging the MTS files, just import the output files to Final Cut Pro X and the video is in HD 1920×1080. You can also import the output videos to Final Cut Express (FCE) 4 for editing in full HD.