The Sony HXR-NX3/1 NXCAM Professional Handheld Camcorder from Sony brings high-quality performance, adaptability, and ease of use to a compact, handheld body. The camcorder features a 3-chip Exmor sensor with Full HD 1920×1080 resolution, Sony G lens with 20x optical zoom range, and a 40x Clear Image Zoom for 35mm equivalent focal lengths up to 1152mm. It also features Wi-Fi connectivity for transferring video files from the camcorder to mobile devices, as well as controlling camera functions from your smartphone or tablet. A network-friendly 720p, 3 Mbps MP4 recording option allows for easy transfer and compatibility with computer, smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices.
To transfer Sony HXR-NX3/1 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 Sony HXR-NX3/1 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 Sony HXR-NX3/1 HD videos to Avid, FCP, FCE, iMovie for editing.
Step 1. Load Sony HXR-NX3/1 MTS video to UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac.
Run UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac as the Sony HXR-NX3/1 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 Sony HXR-NX3/1 MTS to H.264/AVC MOV for Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Express and iMovie.
Step 3. Transcode Sony HXR-NX3/1 AVCHD to HD MOV for Avid MC/FCP/iMovie.
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the Sony HXR-NX3/1 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.