Caught in between HD and 4K,Panasonic’s HC-X1000 4K DCI/Ultra HD/Full HD Camcordercan help ease your transition, or allow you to jump right into 4K. The camera shoots and records cinema 4K at a true 24p, and UHD at broadcast compatible frame rates, so it fits smoothly into your existing broadcast workflow. The HC-X1000 features a 1/2.3″ MOS sensor that is always shooting at 4K resolution, and uses its two built-in Venus processing engines to scale the 4K image for Full HD delivery.
To transfer Panasonic HC-X1000 4K HD videos to Apple hard drive, you can use the Apple iMovie, Final Cut Pro. But you shall make sure that you at least have iMove 8 or iMovie 9, FCP 6,FCP 7,FCP X on your Mac with Intel processor. However, if you have iMovie 6 or first copy AVCHD files from camera by looking for PRIVATE -> AVCHD -> BDMV -> STREAM on SDHC/Micro SDHC card, or copy MTS file from AVCHD -> BDMV -> STREAM on built-in HDD, you may find it difficult to import to iMovie, FCP, or even Avid MC 5. UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac is the perfect Mac AVCHD camera converter that it helps you convert Panasonic HC-X1000 4K MTS to MOV for editing on Mac.
Supported OS: Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9,10.10;
With the 3 steps below, you can import Panasonic HC-X1000 4K HD videos to Avid, FCP, FCE, iMovie for editing.
Step 1. Load Panasonic HC-X1000 4K MTS video to UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac.
Run UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac as the Panasonic HC-X1000 4K Avchd Software for Mac, and click the “Add” button to load 1080p mts videos.
Step 2. Choose H.264 MOV for Avid/FCP/iMovie.
Click the “Format” option, and choose HD Video > HD MOV-QuickTime (*.mov) as output format. The Mac JVC MTS to Avid converter convert Panasonic HC-X1000 4K MTS to H.264/AVC MOV for Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Express and iMovie.
Step 3. Transcode Panasonic HC-X1000 4K AVCHD to HD MOV for Avid MC/FCP/iMovie.
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the Panasonic HC-X1000 4K MTS to Avid Converter starts converting 1080p MTS to HD MOV for Avid/FCP/iMovie/FCE on Mac.
After conversion is finished, you can import the HD videos to Avid MC5, Avid Xpress Pro, Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Express, iMovie and other non-linear editing tools like Adobe Premiere, Kdenlive on Mac.