AVCHD is a file format produced by Sony and Panasonic, and is widely used by camcorders, i.e. it's probable that you may get AVCHD videos if you have a camera. That's quite easy for you to play them on your Mac (Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion and Lion included) – many players would do this for you. But if you want to play AVCHD on iPhone, iPad, iPod etc. you could convert AVCHD to MP4.
Most Professional yet Easy-to-use AVCHD to MP4 Converter
iSkysoft iMedia Converter Deluxe is a powerful AVCHD to MP4 Converter program, which aims to help complete conversion between various video/audio formats.
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- Convert AVCHD to MP4 without losing any video quality.
- Extremely quick speed while converting AVCHD to MP4 (the estimat conversion time will be displayed).
- Portable devices like iPhone and Android phones are preset as output format.
- The additional video editor helps you to personalize your AVCHD video before conversion.
- Support the conversion of almost all video and audio formats, including HD and standard videos.
- Burn AVCHD vidos to DVD whenever you want.
- Download videos from online websites, like YouTube, Hulu, Metacafe, VEVO, and so on.
How to Convert AVCHD to MP4 on Mac with iSkysoft
Step 1. Add AVCHD files to the software
After launching the AVCHD to MP4 Video Converter, just take out your camcorder and use a cable to connect it to the computer. By doing so, all the files inside it will pop-up in the software's main interface window for you to use them at will. You can also drag and drop AVCHD files to the program directly from the computer, or go to "File" menu, choose "Load Media Files" to locate the AVCHD files you want to add.
Step 2. Select MP4 as output format
In this step, you need to select "MP4" as the output format. In addition, the Mac converter supplies device presets in Devices category for iPad, iPhone, iPod etc.
Step 3. Start to convert AVCHD to MP4 on Mac
Now you can click the "Convert" button to start the converting process. After the conversion, you now can freely play your AVCHD videos on iPhone, iPad, iPod, iTunes, MP4 player etc. or edit in iMovie.
Video Tutorial on How to Convert AVCHD to MP4 on Mac
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Free Video Converters
|Convert HD (AVCHD, MTS, M2TS) videos from camcorder||Limited support||Limited support|
|Support converting AVCHD to all regular video formats like MOV, MP4, MKV, AVI, FLV and more.|
|The AVCHD to MP4 conversion speed||Very Fast||Normal||Slow|
|Convert AVCHD Videos with oriqinal qualituy||Limited support||Limited support|
|The estimated conversion time|
|Convert AVCHD to all kinds of video formats for playing, editing and sharing||Limited support||Limited support|
|Fetch and Add Movie & TV Show Metadata|
|Personalize and edit AVCHD videos||Limited support||Limited support|
|Burn AVCHD videos to DVD|
|Support both Mac/Windows||Limited support|
|Download online videos|
|24-hour customer support||Limited support||Limited support|
|No advertisements||Limited support|
Tips: Other Tools to Convert AVCHD to MP4
Online Converter is a free and online AVCHD to MP4 converter that you can make use of. If you only want to convert an AVCHD video less than 100 MB, this tool is good. Otherwise, you need to purchase monthly servide.
This is a quick AVCHD to MP4 converter. You can immeidately download the converted video after conversion.
4 AVCHD videos are allowed to convert in a time.
The limitation of 100MB video in free version make this tool useless.
Your AVCHD video needs to be uploaded to the internet. The risk of pravite information leak can probably happen.
QuickTime Pro is able to convert AVCHD to MP4 too. It is commonly used on Mac computer.
As a comprehensive a powerful video tool, you can convert, play, edit and create videos with it.
It's too expensive as an AVCHD to MP4 converter only.
Miro Video Converter is a free AVCHD to MP4 converting tool on Mac.
The program is totally free and it supports most video formats.
Except from input video and select output format, there's few you can do with the program.
The conversion quality is not so good as your expectation.
The application has many advertisements.