The FDR-AX100 is a versatile camcorder that lets you capture 4K Ultra HD 3840 x 2160 video at 24 and 30 fps. You can also record Full HD 1920 x 1080 video in XAVC S, AVCHD, or web-optimized MP4, as well as take high-quality 20MP still images.
As we know, Final Cut Pro has supported ProRes MOV format and allows users to log and transfer video onto a hard drive (internal or external), where it can be edited, processed, and output to a wide variety of formats. But Final Cut Pro doesn't support XAVC S codec well. For importing and editing FDR AX100 XAVC S video in FCP X without any problem, you need to transcode XAVC S codec to ProRes codec on Mac via XAVC S to FCP Converter.
Many of FDR AX100 users have recorded full HD videos in XAVC S or AVCHD format, but they all have headache problems when they import Sony AX100 XAVC S into FCP X/7/6, the files can't be loaded or edited smoothly. FCP have bad support for XAVC S and AVCHD format due to the codec, mov is its friendly support format, only with this prores codec you can edit Sony AX100 files with Final Cut Pro X/7/6 natively.
Here we recommend the best Sony AX100 AVCHD to ProRes Converter for Mac. Its great performance and all the FCP compatible formats included make it easier for you to import and edit your 1080 50p/60p files from Sony AX100 in Final Cut Pro. It is a powerful Sony FDR-AX100 video converter. You an convert Sony FDR-AX100 4K XAVC S video to any video format on Mac. Especially convert XAVC S to ProRes 422 and ProRes 4444 MOV.
How to convert Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC to ProRes 422 mov for FCP X/7/6 on Mac?
Step 1: Load xavc video files to Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC to FCP Mov Converter for Mac
Click "Add video" button to import XAVC video clips, or "Add from folder" button to import Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC video clips from whole folder on Mac.
Step 2: Select output format .mov
In the drop-down list next to "format", select output format which you need, here we choose .mov, select the destination in the drop-down list next to "output".
Step 3: Settings and Editings.
Click the "Settings" button, adjust video and audio settings to optimize output file quality.
Step 4: Start convert Sony FDR-AX100 XAVC to ProRes 422 Mov on Mac
After all the necessary setting have been done, click "Convert" button to start converting.