How to Convert MTS Video Files?

Mostly HD cameras record video in MTS file format, which is usually use the MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 video codec and Dolby AC-3 audio codec. Besides video data, MTS files may also contains slideshows, subtitles, and menu navigation data. Another AVCHD format M2TS is exactly the same with MTS format. The only main difference is the filename. MTS is not a well compatible format for Mac or Windows user. This article will show you how to convert MTS for playing/editing on devices or applications.

Related Software: MTS Converter, Video Editor

Solutions of Converting MTS Format

1: Convert MTS to FCP: you can convert the MTS video to Apple Prores MOV for importing to Final Cut Pro for editing with ease.
2: Import MTS to iMovie: You can convert the MTS video to Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) (*.mov) for importing to iMovie for editing.
3: Convert MTS to MOV: Found the MTS video greyed out in your Finder so you can't open with QuickTime? That's because MTS is not supported. You can convert MTS to MOV.
4: Convert MTS to MP4: As long as you encounter MTS compatibility issues, you can always try to convert MTS to MP4 because MP4 is the default format of mostly devices and applications.
5: Edit MTS Video: This MTS editing tool allows you to split, cut, and merge MTS video files with ease.
6: Convert MTS Mac: When you found that you can't play MTS with QuickTime Player etc on Mac, it means you need to convert MTS video files to MOV or M4V on Mac.

Supported Formats, Devices and Applications You Can Convert/Import MTS Files To
1: Audio: MP3, WAV, M4R, AAC, FLAC, M4A, AIFF, AC3, OGG, CAF, APE.
2: Video: MOV, MP4, M4V, WMV, FLV, AVI, MPEG-2, DivX, MPEG-1, MKV, DV, VOB, 3GP, 3G2, ASF.
3: HD & 3D: HD AVI, HD MPEG, HD MKV, HD MP4, HD MKV, HD M4V, 3D MP4, 3D MKV, 3D YouTube, HD TS, HD TRP,
4: Web Sharing: YouTube, MySpace, Vimeo, Facebook, FLV, F4V, SWF, WebM
5: Applications: Final Cut Pro, iMovie, iDVD, Windows Movie Maker, Vegas.
6: Devices: Android Smartphones (Samsung Galaxy S/S2/S3/Note, HTC Evo 4G, HTC One X/S/V, Motorola Droid X, etc), iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Android Generic, Windows Phone, BlackBerry Bold, BlackBerry Curve, Sandisk Sansa, LG Optimus
7: Supported Camcorder Brands: Canon, Hitachi, JVC, Leica Camera, Panasonic, Sony

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