Weighing only about 2.8kg (6.2 lb) (main unit), the Panasonic AJ-PX800 is the world’s lightest*1 2/3-type shoulder-type camera-recorder equipped with three MOS image sensors, exhibiting high mobility in news-gathering situations. It supports AVC-ULTRA*2 dual-codec recording from master-grade to network streaming low bit-rate recording. With that, picture quality and recorded data rate can be selected from AVC-Intra or AVC-LongG according to the application, and also the low-rate AVC-Proxy file recorded allows support for network-based operation and off-line editing.
The recorder section offers AVC-ULTRA codec recording capability, two slots and a variety of recording modes.The image quality and bit rate can be selected to match the application. This is made possible by Panasonic’s professional A/V codec family, AVC-ULTRA, provided as standard to meet the particular needs of broadcasting and video production*2 to streaming. HD/SD Multi Format/Multi Codec is also supported. The AJ-PX800 records 1080/60i*5 as well as 24p*5, 30p*5 and 720p HD/SD multiple format. It also supports 50i, 50p and 25p by 59.94 Hz/50 Hz switching for convenient use in productions headed for global use. Conventional DVCPRO HD/DVCPRO50/DVCPRO/DV codec recording is also supported as well as SD (480/576) recording. Two P2 cards can also be accepted. Using memory card adapter AJ-P2AD1G (sold separately), microP2 cards can be used.
After make some footage on the Panasonic AJ-PX800, you may want to edit them in iMovie 6/8/9/11. However, you may also face the problem that iMovie 6/8/9/11 does not recognize the P2 AVC-Intra MXF .mxf videos.To make it easier for editing Panasonic AJ-PX800 P2 AVC-Intra MXF videos on iMovie 6/8/9/11, you can use Panasonic P2 MXF Video Converter for Mac, which was a great Mac Panasonic AJ-PX800 MXF Converter. It can not only convert Panasonic AJ-PX800 P2 MXF .mxf videos to AIC MOV for iMovie, but also make iteasy for merge videos.
Supported OS: Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9,10.10;
Below is the simple step-by-step guide for camcorder and camera users about how to keep and maintain 1080/50 mbps or 100 mbps from Panasonic AJ-PX800 to Apple Intermediate Codec MOV or HD MOV for iMovie 6/8/9/11 on iMac/MacBook Pro/MacBook Air with Mac OS X like Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion,Mavericks and Yosemite.
Step 1. Add Panasonic AJ-PX800 P2 MXF videos to Panasonic P2 MXF Converter for Mac.
Connect your MXF Camcorder to iMac with USB 2.0 cable or use card reader to transfer the .mxf files to Apple hard drive disk. Run UFUWare MXF Converter for Mac as the best Mac P2 MXF to iMovie Converter and click the “Add” button to load .mxf videos. This Panasonic AJ-PX800 P2 MXF Video Convetrer can convert Panasonic AVC-Intra 50/100 mxf export lossless compression video/audio compatible with iMovie 6/8/9/11 on Mac.
Step 2. Choose MOV with Apple Intermediate Code AIC for iMovie 6/8/9/11.
Click the “Format” option and choose iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) as output format with high quality for iMovie 6/8/9/11. To get 1080 videos, we need to click the “Settings” button and choose 1920*1080 as output video size. You also can choose HD Video > H.264 HD Video(*.mov).
Step3. Merge Panasonic AJ-PX800 P2 AVC-Intra MXF files. (Optional)
Select the files in the filelist and click Merge, and the Mac Panasonic AJ-PX800 P2 MXF Video Converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step4. Convert Panasonic AJ-PX800 P2 MXF to AIC MOV for iMovie 6/8/9/11.
Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac MXF Video converter starts converting Panasonic AJ-PX800 AVC-Intra MXF videos to AIC MOV, and joining the P2 MXF files for editing in iMovie 6/8/9/11.
After converting and merging the Panasonic P2 AVC-Intra MXF files, just import the output Apple Intermediate Codec .mov files to iMovie 6, iMovie 8, iMovie 9, or iMovie 11 for editing and the video .Optimize your workflow and save time with the AIC compression for iMovie 6/8/9/11. You can also import the output videos to Final Cut Pro 6/7/X, Final Cut Express (FCE) 4 for editing in full HD.