Let Sony A77 II AVCHD files Transcoded to MOV for iMovie Editing (MacOS Sierra included)

Surely we all want to learn how to transcode MTS/M2TS into MOV format for iMovie to go, then, specifically how to do it? Today, I will teach you how to use the best MTS Converter for Mac (MacOS Sierra included) to edit Sony A77II 1080/60P AVCHD files in iMovie 12/11/10/09.

When Sony A77 launched, the main competitor is the Canon 7D, Nikon D300S. So when A77II launched was still positioned as the flagship APS-C format camera, but the opponent’s flagship model successor has not been introduced, Sony A77II further strengthen the performance of the body, compared to rivals, hard power is still high.

Digital Video Format: AVCHD, H.264
Image Recording Format: JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
Max Video Resolution: 1920 x 1080
Video CaptureAVCHD – 1920 x 1080 – 60 fps – 28Mbps AVCHD – 1920 x 1080 – 60 fps – 24Mbps AVCHD – 1920 x 1080 – 17Mbps AVCHD – 1920 x 1080 – 24 fps – 24Mbps AVCHD – 1920 x 1080 – 24 fps – 17Mbps H.264 – 1440 x 1080 – 30 fps – 12Mbps H.264 – 640 x 480 – 30 fps – 3Mbps

But recently I found that some users encountered a problems while using iMovie to edit Sony A77ii AVCHD recordings, let’s take a look at this issue:
“This is perhaps not a strict iMovie question, but a general video question. I got the Sony Alpha a77 ii, which has many video formats. The top is AVHCD 60p, but I already googled that 60p is not compatible with iMovie (in fact, it’s not even imported to my Mac). So, which video format should I use for best results for Apple iMovie?”

What video format does iMovie video import support?
MOV is the best support, the other common DV format can also be supported. Usually the files Quicktime can play all can be imported.

So, the solution came out.

We can turn the Sony a77 ii AVCHD files to mov format for iMovie editing. One this case, a professional yet reliable MTS to iMovie Converter like Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac is desperately required.


Price: $35.95 $25.95
It can grant you to easily convert MTS to MP4, MOV or directly convert MTS to iMovie on Mac with the preset profile it provides.What’s more, it can bring about the unprecedented fast converting speed and unbelievable high quality for you thanks to its inherent hyper-threading tech, multi-core CPU use and High Quality Engine. Thus, you can accomplish converting Sony A77II AVCHD to iMovie on Mac just in a moment of blinking eye and edit videos without any quality loss.

Guide: Convert Sony A77II AVCHD to iMovie MOV format on Mac (MacOS Sierra included)

Step 1:Load the 60p AVCHD files from Sony A77 II

Free download this top MTS/M2TS to iMovie converter for Mac and run this program. Click “Add File” button to import Sony SLT-A77 II video file you want to convert.

Step 2: Choose the output format
Select ” iMovie and Final Cut Express” in the output format area. The converter has configured many profiles for users to select any one of their choice. You can also select “MP4”, “MOV” from “Common Video”.

Step 3: Pick out the output folder.
Click the “Browse” button and choose the location where you would like to save the converted file.

Step 4: Start the Sony A77II AVCHD to iMovie AIC MOV conversion.
Click “Start” button and this MTS/M2TS to iMovie converter for Mac will begin converting SLT-A77 II to iMovie on Mac at killer fast speed.

Additional Tips:

Supposed you aspire to convert MTS/M2TS to iPad or iPhone and play it with your smart devices, this MTS/M2TS to iMovie converter for Mac will address your needs. Besides capable of converting AVCHD to iMovie, MP4, MOV, file format, Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter Pro is also designed as an all-purpose video converter that lets Mac users convert among scores of HD and SD videos such as MTS to AVI, AVCHD to MP4, MTS to AVI, WMV to MOV, etc and transfer AVCHD video to iPad mini/3/Air 2, iPhone 6S/6S Plus/6 Plus/5S/5C, Android devices, PSP, Surface Pro, Blackberry without any hassle.

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