How to Edit/convert/transfer Sony AVCHD Video on Mac

“I record many AVCHD videos with my Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX9V, and now I want to edit them on Mac, what shall I do before I can do such editing? Thanks for your help.”

AVCHD videos are common used by Sony HD camcorders, fluid video quality but are not compatible with most devices and softwares, if you want to edit them on Mac, you need a software that can accept them. iOrgsoft Sony AVCHD Editor for Mac is right such a software that can convert and edit Sony AVCHD videos.

iOrgsoft Sony AVCHD Editor for Mac is specially designed for Mac users to convert and edit Sony AVCHD videos to other formats for further use. Its editing functions includes crop, clip, merge/join videos, apply effect to video and so on. Besides, it can convert Sony AVCHD to other popular formats including MP4,MPG,MOV,WMV,AVI,etc, fast and with good video quality. This guide will take converting Sony AVCHD to MP4 for example to show you how to edit and convert Sony AVCHD on Mac.

Step 1: Free download and install Sony AVCHD Editor for Mac, launch it.

Step 2: Import Sony AVCHD files by clicking Add file button.

Step 3: You are now on the way to edit Sony AVCHD on Mac
A. Apply effect
You can adjust Brightness, Contrast and Saturation on the left top of the interface, and below them is special effect such as Gray,Emboss, Old Film. You can choose yourself.

B. Trim.
Click Play button to choose the part you want to keep.You can set start time and end time by the sliders or set time directly. Then click OK.

C. Crop
You can enter the specific numbers in the box to decide the part that needs to be cut, the dotted white line will show the change clearly.

D. Merge
If you want to merge several videos into one, click the box next to Merge.

Step 4: Choose output format and destination
Select output format by clicking the drop-down list of Profile and then click Browser to choose an output path to save the converted video.

Step 5: Click Start to convert Sony AVCHD video on Mac . After Sony AVCHD Editor for Mac finishes converting, you can use the converted video further.

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