Sony’s PXW-X320 XDCAM Solid State Memory Camcorder with Fujinon 16x Servo Zoom Lens with 50-Pin Camera Interface includes the PXW-X320 and the CBK-CE01 50-pin camera interface. The PXW-X320 supersedes and improves on many of the features of the PMW-320K. Designed for the professional market, this ENG/EFP-style camera incorporates three 1/2″-type full-HD EXMOR CMOS sensors, solid state SxS workflow, advanced features, and shoulder-mount ergonomics. The PXW-X320 can record 10-bit video and 24-bit audio using the XAVC codec, and provides the options of XAVC Intra, XAVC Long, MPEG HD422, MPEG HD, MPEG IMX, and DVCAM for those requiring in camera SD video recording.
However, the latest high definition XAVC video format introduced by Sony PXW-X320–is not supported by the usual video editors including Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc. so far. To edit Sony PXW-X320 XAVC footage on Mac smoothly, the easy workaround is to use a great UFUSoft XAVC Converter for Mac, which can convert XAVC files from Sony PXW-X320 to Mac fully compatible format and keep original quality at the mean while.
This software can export Sony PXW-X320 XAVC to ProRes for Final Cut Pro, Sony PXW-X320 XAVC to Apple InterMedaite Codec(AIC) for iMovie/FCE, Sony PXW-X320 XAVC to DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, Sony PXW-X320 XAVC to MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro and more NLE systems for native editing. Here is an easy and efficient solution for you.
How to Convert and Import Sony PXW-X320 XAVC footage to FCP,Avid, FCE, iMovie and Premiere?
Step 1. Load Sony PXW-X320 XAVC files. Install and launch the Sony XAVC Converter Mac. Click Add button to load Sony PXW-X320 XAVC footages for converting.
Step 2. Click on the “Format” bar and choose a best editable format.
a. You just need to go to Final Cut Pro column by choosing “Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) (*.mov)” as best video format for editing Sony PXW-X320 XAVC in Final Cut Pro as well as good video quality.
b. To convert Sony PXW-X320 XAVC to Avid Media Composer, choose Avid Media Composer -> Avid DNxHD (*.mov) as the target format.
c. To convert Sony PXW-X320 XAVC to FCE/iMovie, choose iMovie and Final Cut Express -> Apple Intermediate Codec (*.mov) as the target format.
d. Choose Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas –> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as output format for editing PXW-X320 XAVC in Adobe with natively supported video codec.
Step 3. Adjust video and audio settings.
You also can click “Settings” to set video frame rate, video size and Video Bitrate as you want.
Step 4. Start Converting Sony PXW-X320 XAVC files
As soon as all things are finished, please click “Convert” button to start the Sony PXW-X320 XAVC to FCP/Avid/FCE/iMovie/Premiere Mac conversion.
Once the conversion process shows 100%, you can easily import the converted files to Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer with smooth workflow.