This article mainly focuses on how to convert Canon XF305 MXF footage to MP4 for playing and streaming widely. Keep reading.
“I got a lot of Canon XF305 MXF files from my brother which was about my weddings several years ago. I now wanna play these files in VLC. VLC seems to support MXF videos. But the problem is that the video quality of MXF files in VLC is much low. Instead, I wanna transfer Canon XF305 MXF files to protable devices like iPad. Do I need to convert Canon XF305 MXF to MP4?”
MXF files are hard for users to play on many media players or devices, and also difficult to edit in some basic video editing software like Windows Movie Maker and iMovie etc. However, you can play and edit MXF files more easily by converting MXF format to MP4 or other popular formats. Therefore, you’d better change MXF to MP4 if you wanna enjoy Canon XF305 MXF files easily.
Benefits of converting MXF to MP4
MXF is a specially designed format for professional camcorders whereas MP4 is the common format for video content. There are a number of situations when you would need to convert MXF to MP4:
- Converting MXF to MP4 makes it compatible with a large number of media players and devices.
- MXF is supported by a limited number of software and thus MXF to MP4 conversion increases the options of video editing software that can be used.
- Converting MXF to MP4 makes it easy to stream and upload the files to different social media platforms and sites.
To do it, you have to find a professional MXF to MP4 converter. Here, Brorsoft MXF Converter for Mac is strongly recommended. It not only can help you change your MXF files to MP4 files with ease, but also has the ability to let you play MXF files on any popular MP4 media player or device with the original video quality. All you need to do is to just select the optimized presetting for your player or device. If you are a PC user, pls turn to Brorsoft MXF Converter Windows version. Now, let’s start conevrsion.
How to change Canon XF305 MXF to MP4
Step 1: Install, and launch the MXF file Converter on your Mac, then click the “Add” button to import the MXF files from Canon XF305.
Step 2: Click “Format” column to choose best video format for output. If you want to get common MP4 files for playback, you can choose Common Video -> H.264 Video (*.mp4); if you want to get HD MP4 files to use, you can choose HD Video -> H.264 HD Video (*.mp4). You also can choose other video formats for playing, such as M4V for Apple TV, MOV for QT.
Step 3: Tap the conversion button to start converting Canon XF305 MXF files to MP4.
Video and audio quality and synchronization are perfectly guaranteed, is it easy to convert MXF files to MP4 by Brorsoft MXF converter for Mac? Just have a try.