MTS format, a high-definition MPEG, AVC, H.264 transport stream video format, is commonly adopted by HD camcorders such as Sony, Canon and Panasonic. MTS format is in the form of AVCHD, which is not compatible format in common editing systems on Mac, including iMovie, FCE, Avid and FCP.
For example, to edit MTS in FCP, you have to convert MTS to Apple ProRes codec. Supporting the utmost possible quality for 4:2:2 or 4:2:0 sources, the Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) codec is a favorable format to FCP for post-production.
An editor has MTS files with pcm surround audio and needs to convert MTS files to Apple ProRes 422 HQ with pcm surround sound. You may have the same necessary to keep pcm surround sound in original MTS materials. So you need an MTS converter working well with MTS files and offering you an open option of audio setting.
Aunsoft MTS converter for Mac, a powerful MTS conversion tool, offers a simple and fast solution to convert MTS files to Apple ProRes 422 HQ with pcm surround audio.
Now, 4 concise steps solve your problem. Let's take a look!
Step 1: Load MTS material to MTS Converter for Mac
Launch Aunsoft MTS Converter for Mac, import MTS files to it. Click "add video" or drag and drop MTS material into file area directly.
Tips: To avoid of the no audio problem during conversion, you need to ensure whether the original MTS video has sound in preview before conversion.
Step2: Choose Apple ProRes 422(HQ) (*.mov) as output format
Click the “Format” option, and choose Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(HQ) (*.mov) to convert MTS videos to MOV with Apple ProRes codec for Final Cut Studio.
Step3: Set audio channels as 5.1 Channels
The default of audio channel is Stereo, you need to click triangle icon to check 5.1 Channels to preserve Apple ProRes 422 HQ with pcm surround sound the same as audio in original MTS footage.
Step4: Start to convert MTS files
Click the convert button. The MTS Converter for Mac starts to run conversion processing and you can check the progress bar easily. When conversion is completed, you will get converted ProRes 422 HQ MOV with pcm surround sound preserved for further editing in Final Cut Pro.
With the help of Aunsoft MTS converter for Mac, You can also load MTS files with pcm surround sound in iMovie, Avid, Adobe Premiere, FCE, etc for post-production on Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard, and etc.