Summary: In this article, you will know details and the best way to edit Sony FDR-AX1 4K XAVC S on Windows Movie Maker with ease.
Sony is always keen on making high-end digital camcorders. After the big success of its CineAlta 4K digital cinema camera PMW-F5/F55, Sony decided to move forward by offering the first consumer-grade camcorder called Sony Handycam FDR-AX1 Digital 4K Video Camera Recorder. Like the PMW-F5 and PMW-F55, the newest FDR-AX1 model records footages in a Sony-developed format--XAVC S. Sony officials think that this 4K gadget might appeal to many wedding and indie videographers. After shooting a swanky wedding, user can view the recorded contents by hooking up the FDR-AX1 to 4K-compatible TV with an HDMI 2.0 connector. This is great but is not workable for the people who haven't got a 4K TV yet.
Any ideas to deal with the recorded XAVC S footages by Sony FDR-AX1? No? I've got one -- Edit Sony AX1 4K XAVC S video so that we can share the edited videos with your friends and family. To be frank, this idea is not only feasible but easy to accomplish with the assistance of a powerful XAVC S Video Converter. This time, I will strongly recommend Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate. (20% OFF now)
It is the professional and easy to use Ultimate XAVC S Video Converter particularly designed with future-proof technology to solve all the format compatibility issues of the new Sony XAVC files. It can help all Windows users losslessly convert the Sony AX1 4K XAVC S footages for importing XAVC to Windows Movie Maker with the highest output quality. Besides, this smart converting program also provides users with useful editing functions and new features such as converting 2D videos to 3D, etc.
Step-by-step guideline to convert Sony FDR-AX1 Windows Movie Maker
To use AX1 XAVC S footages on Windows Movie Maker smoothly, the best way is to transcode Sony XAVC to Movie Maker best supported AVI/WMV. Now you can follow the easy steps below to convert Sony AX1 4K XAVC S to AVI/WMV for editing with Windows Movie Maker.
1. Download Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate, follow the prompts to install the program. Click "Add" to load XAVC S video files from Sony AX1 or directly drag the files into file list.
2. Click "Format" bar to determine output format. This software has many presets for editing software, you just need to choose in the profile column.
For editing with Windows Movie Maker, you can choose "WMV HD(*.wmv)" , or "AVI HD Video(*.avi)" from "HD Video" option.
3. If you would like to customize the video and audio parameters, you can click "settings", adjust the parameters as you want, like Video Codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sampling rate, bit rate, channels.
4. Click "Convert" to start to convert Sony AX1 4K XAVC S to Windows Movie Maker.
With this Ultimate XAVC S Video Converter, it becomes easy for you to convert Sony AX1 4K XAVC S video to Windows Movie Maker compatible file formats for editing, just take a try.
For Mac software, like Final Cut Pro (X), FCE, iMovie and Avid Media Composer, you can convert XAVC for editing with the professional Mac XAVC S Converter.