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How to Convert MTS to MOV on Mac

Postby windyjhzt » Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:50 am

How to Convert MTS to MOV on Mac

What's MTS format?

MTS, short for MPEG transport stream, is also known as AVCHD. It's a recording format specifically used by HD camcorders like Sony, Panasonic, and Canon. MTS supports both 720p and 1080i video formats. As a HD video format, MTS contains a large amount of video/audio info and data tracks.

Although MTS video is a wonderful HD video format, it's supported by few players like VLC media player. So to Mac users, it's a good choice to convert MTS to MOV or other compatible formats. To retain the MTS video quality, HD MOV is also a good choice for you.

To convert MTS video to MOV video in an easy way, you need Video Converter for Mac. It's an esay-to-use yet professional video tool that can help you convert any video to another format. Also you can extract audio from video, edit video with this powerful tool.
How to convert MTS to MOV on Mac step-by-step?

This is a guide for Mac users. If you want to convert on Windows OS, you can follow steps of Video Converter guide.

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Step 1 Free download and run the program.

Download and run the DMG files directly, then you can choose to copy it to your apps folder or anywhere you want. You can see the main screen as below:

MTS to MOV converter for Mac
Step 2 Import files to prepare the MTS to MOV conversion

This converter provides you an easy way to import files: drag and drop the files to the main interface. Or you can choose the FIle option of the Menu and then select the Add Video FIles under the name of Import. Batch tasks are supported by this converter.

Load MTS files
Step3 Choose MOV or HD MOV as the output format

Follow words as below: Click "output settings" icon > Common Video > MOV (QucikTime MOV format). If you are intending to convert MOV to HD MOV, you can select the HD MOV under the list of HD Movie.

output mov format
Step4 Crop video to meet your needs (optional)

This is a step to make the output video more customlized, if you don't need, just ignore this step.

Frist of all, click the Edit icon on the main interface to active the editing function.

Then, choose the Cropping option.

Set the screen Zoom from Full Screen, Keep Original, 16:9, 4:3, Letter Box and Pan&Scan.

Set the cropped area size and position.

Rotate the screen if you need.

Click "Done" button to complete the cropping video progress.

crop video
Step 5 Start the MTS to MOV conversion

Click the "Start" button to start the conversion, wait for several seconds and then you can get the most personal MOV video.
Tips for converting MTS to MOV on Mac:

1 This is a converter designed for Mac OS X 10.5 or above (Lion included).

2 Capture screen maybe a good choice when you are previewing the video with the built-in player.

Try to convert MTS to MOV now now or get more info of the Video Converter for Mac:
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