Sony a9 II is one of the most powerful cameras released several weeks ago, it is equipped with powerful recording features, for example it can capture 4K XAVC S videos, in order to help you deal with Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S easily, in this article we would like to share the method to import Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S files to FCP X/Premiere Pro CC for editing natively, with the best Sony a9 II 4k video converter you can convert Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S videos to FCP X/Premiere Pro CC best supported video formats.
The A9 II is Sony’s flagship new product. This camera is suitable for professional photographers who pursue speed, connectivity and transmission performance, especially for sports and news photographers. Sony a9 II continues the excellent speed performance of Sony full frame mirrorless camera while incorporating more new features to meet the needs of professional photographers, such as enhanced connectivity and file transfer speed, and high-speed continuous shooting. Sony a9 II’s new algorithm improves focusing performance, and the new design brings more excellent reliability and maneuverability. Alpha 9 II uses the highly acclaimed 24.2 MP full frame image sensor, which can provide excellent speed performance and high image quality. So if you capture images with Sony a9 II you will get excellent files.
Maybe you have got a Sony a9 II camera and recorded some 4K videos with it, Sony a9 II is one of the best high-end cameras on the market, many professional users have selected Sony a9 II to replace the old cameras, this camera is becoming more and more popular. It can help you to get very high quality 4K XAVC S videos, the recorded files of Sony a9 II is 4K XAVC S, it is an advanced format adapted by many high-end cameras, especially Sony camera, you may have problems to deal with Sony a9 II recorded 4K videos, and a lot of users have encountered the issue to edit Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S videos in FCP X/Premiere Pro, just check the issue showed below.
How to edit Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S videos in FCP X/Premiere Pro?
“I am a new user of Sony a9 II, not long ago I purchased the Sony a9 II camera, and I have recorded some 4K videos with it in the past days, I noticed that the recordings are in 4K XAVC S format. Now I need to import the Sony a9 II 4K files to FCP X or Adobe Premiere Pro CC for editing, but when I try to load the 4K XAVC S videos from Sony a9 II to FCP X and Adobe Premiere Pro CC, I found both FCP X and Premiere Pro CC can’t support Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S files well, the 4K XAVC S files cannot be handled smoothly, can you help me to import and edit Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S files with FCP X and Premiere Pro CC? Thank you!”
Recently many Sony a9 II users have encountered the issue to import 4K XAVC S files from Sony a9 II to FCP X or Premiere Pro CC, they found that FCP X or Premiere Pro CC can’t support Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S files well, to most users, it is hard to deal with 4K XAVC S files, because the XAVC S codec is not a widely used codec, it often adapted by Sony cameras, and now many editing programs like FCP X and Premiere Pro CC still can’t support this codec well, so you will meet with importing or editing problems when you edit Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S videos in FCP X/Premiere Pro. What’s the best Sony a9 II to FCP X workflow and Sony a9 II to Premiere Pro workflow? The best workflow is to convert Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S files to FCP X native supported video formats and Premiere Pro supported video codecs, like Apple ProRes codec for FCP X, and MOV or WMV formats for Premiere Pro, and then you can edit Sony a9 II 4K files with FCP X/Premiere Pro CC smoothly.
What’s the best Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S Converter?
Acrok Video Converter Ultimate is the best 4k video converter and XAVC S video converter software for you to get the work done. Basically, it does a good job in converting 4K XAVC S files to FCP X/Premiere Pro CC native supported video formats. For example, it can convert 4K XAVC S videos from Sony a9 II to FCP X supported Apple ProRes codec MOV format; or convert 4K XAVC S files from Sony a9 II to Premiere Pro supported formats. Acrok Video Converter Ultimate supports rich video formats, such as 4K XAVC S files, 4K H.264 MP4 videos, 4K H.265 videos, 4K XAVC files, 4K MXF videos, Blu-ray disc movies, DVD disc movies, etc. it is all-in-one powerful converter.
Convert Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S to FCP X/Premiere Pro
Step 1. Download Acrok Video Converter Ultimate Mac version or Windows version from the link, you will get Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S converter from product page, install and launch it on your computer you will see the XAVC S converter’s main interface. Both Mac version and Windows version is available to use, you can choose the right version according to your need. You can also check the detail features of the software below.
Features of Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S Converter:
- Convert Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S files to any formats;
- Native formats for FCP X, Premiere Pro, iMovie, Avid, etc.
- Work as professional 4K video converter on Mac or Windows;
- Rich codecs support, such as XAVC S, H.264, H.265, XAVC, ProRes, etc.
- Optimized formats for tablets, smartphones, 4K TVs, etc.
- NVIDIA and AMD video card acceleration support;
- Change output settings like resolution, bitrate, frame rate, etc.
Step 2. Run the best 4K video converter and click the “Add Files” button to load Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S videos. 4K video conversion is well supported, it can run as 4K video converter to convert all kinds of 4K videos.
Step 3. Click “Format” bar to choose output format, to convert Sony a9 II to FCP X, please choose “Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as the output format; to convert Sony a9 II to Premiere Pro, you can choose “Editing Software -> Adobe Premiere Pro”, you can choose Premiere MOV format on Mac or Premiere WMV format on Windows.
Tip: In this Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S converter, if you need to adjust the output parameters before you convert 4K XAVC S files, please click settings button on the main interface, and then you can change the video resolution, bitrate, frame rate, etc. the customization feature is very easy to use.
Step 4. Editing feature is are also supported in this 4k video converter software, Acrok Video Converter Ultimate has many useful editing features, including trim 4K videos, crop 4k videos, merge 4K videos, adjust effects to 4K videos, etc. it will save much time for you to use the built-in video editing features, you can use the features according to your need.
Step 5. The final step is to click convert button to start the Sony a9 II to FCP X/Premiere Pro conversion.
The 4K XAVC S video conversion will begin immediately, you just need to wait some time, Acrok Video Converter Ultimate will help you to convert Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S files at top quality and fast speed. When your Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S files are converted to FCP X/Premiere Pro supported format, you can import the converted Sony a9 II videos to FCP X or Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5, and then you can edit Sony a9 II files with FCP X/Premiere Pro CC smoothly, and there will be no importing or editing issues anymore. Just get this powerful Sony a9 II 4K XAVC S converter and try it.