Sony’s new flagship full-frame monstrosity called Sony A9 can assist you to capture up to 100Mbps 4K (UHD) XAVC S video at 24/25/30p. Thus, here comes the problem that XAVC S video format is hardly compatible with many NLEs, like Premiere .etc. In this page, we will offer a simple solution to edit Sony A9 XAVC S files in Adobe Premiere Pro.
XAVC S with MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 level 5.2, the highest picture resolution and frame rate video compression codec is much more than a video format that Premiere can support. According to our own experience and other user’s feedback, to transfer Sony A9 4K XAVC S footage to Adobe Premiere, the best workaround here is to convert XAVC S to MPEG-2, the most compatible video format for Adobe Premiere (no matter Pro CC, CS6, CS5, or CS4).
To transcode Sony A9 4K XAVC S for Adobe Premiere, here we highly recommend UFUSoft XAVC Converter for Mac to all of you which not only can deal with Sony A9 4K XAVC S files to Premiere affordable video format, but also supplies other powerful video codecs for NLEs, such as Apple ProRes for Final Cut Pro (X), DNxHD for Avid, AIC for iMovie and so on. Moreover, this ideal converting tool is equipped with basic editing functions including trimming, cropping, adding watermark, removing audio and more. If you are a PC user, then please turn to UFUSoft XAVC Video Converter Windows version. Now, download the software and follow the guide below to start conversion.
How To Convert Sony A9 4K XAVC S To Adobe Premiere Format?
Step 1: Add original files
Run the video converter, then click “Add File” button to import Sony A9 XAVC S videos to this powerful program. Or you can simply drag the videos directly to the software.
Step 2: Choose preferred format
Click “Format” pull down list to select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as the best video format for Premiere Pro. WMV, MOV formats are the good choice as well.
Tip: Click the “Settings” button, you are able to enter the “Profile Settings” panel to adjust video and audio parameters for the converted files, including video size, bit rate, frame rate and more.
Step 3: Start conversion
Click the Convert button to start transcoding Sony A9 4K XAVC S to MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro.
Once the process is at 100%, click “Open” button on the main interface to find the generated videos, then you can transfer the transcoded videos to Premiere easily and quickly.