- 1. AVCHD Knowledge+
- 2. Convert & Play AVCHD+
- 2.1 convert avchd to mp4 online
- 2.2 convert avchd to youtube
- 2.3 import avchd to imovie
- 2.4 convert avchd to adobe premiere
- 2.5 convert avchd to final cut pro
- 2.6 import avchd to final cut pro x
- 2.7 convert avchd to prores
- 2.8 convert avchd to prores 4444
- 2.9 convert sony avchd files
- 2.10 play avchd on ipad
- 2.11 play avchd on mac
AVCHD Editor: How to Edit AVCHD Files Effortlessly
It's most likely that you want to edit AVCHD videos recorded by your high-definition camcorder, so you can keep or share your sweet memories with others. However, it's not easy to do this. Many common editing tools don't support AVCHD formats. However, there are still some available tools to edit AVCHD files. In this article, you can learn the best 2 AVCHD editors for Windows and Mac, also the steps on converting AVCHD files for editing in more programs.
- Part 1. How to Convert and Edit AVCHD Files Easily on Windows/Mac
- Part 2. How to Edit AVCHD with Wondershare Filmora
Part 1. How to Convert and Edit AVCHD Files Easily on Windows/Mac
If you want to own a professional video editor, then you can use Wondershare Filmora in the next part, but if you require more functions than editor, like converter, downloader, recorder, then Wondershare UniConverter would be a much better choice. It can not only edit your videos but also convert your videos to many other formats like MP4/MOV so that you can import to any video editor for further editing. You can also download/record videos from YouTube using Wondershare UniConverter.
Wondershare UniConverter - Best AVCHD Converter and Editor Mac/Windows
- Edit AVCHD videos with trimming, cutting, merging, cropping, adding subtitles, applying effects, and more.
- Convert AVCHD files to 1000+ formats including MP4, MOV, WMV, AVI, MKV, etc.
- Convert MOV files to optimized preset for almost all devices, like iPhone, iPad, Huawei phone, etc.
- 30X faster conversion speed than common converters with unique APEXTRANS technology.
- Burn and customize videos to your DVD or Blu-ray disc with free DVD menu templates.
- Download or record videos from YouTube and other 10,000+ video sharing sites.
- Transfer videos from computer to iPhone, iPad and other devices directly and vice versa.
- Versatile toolbox: Add video metadata, GIF maker, cast video to TV, video compressor and screen recorder.
- Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS 10.15 (Catalina), 10.14, 10.13, 10.12, 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7, 10.6.
Steps to Convert and Edit AVCHD file on Windows/Mac
Step 1 Import the AVCHD files to AVCHD editor.
After you download and install the video converter on your computer, then you can just drag and drop your AVCHD files to the program, or click the Add Files to browse and load AVCHD files from pop-up window.
Step 2 Edit the AVCHD file.
Click one of the Edit buttons under the video thumbnail shown on the above picture, and you will enter the Editing window. You can crop, trim, adjust the video and add subtitles, etc. You can learn more detailed steps to edit AVCHD videos.
Step 3 Select output format and convert AVCHD videos.
There are many formats you can choose. Click the drop-down icon beside Convert all files to: and select the output format like MP4 and the resolution from the Video tab. Finally, click the Convert All button to finish the conversion process.
After conversion, you can find the converted files under the Converted tab and now you can transfer or import AVCHD files to any devices you need.
Part 2. How to Edit AVCHD with Wondershare Filmora
Wondershare Filmora is a professional but easy to use video editor for Windows and Mac. You can edit AVCHD files with trimming, cropping, cutting, adding effects, and more others. Download, install and run this AVCHD editor and then follow the guide here.
Step 1: Import AVCHD files to the User's album.
Click "Import" option to import AVCHD videos from your computer to the album of this AVCHD editing app. Also, you can directly drag AVCHD files from the computer to the User' album.
Note: If your AVCHD files are on your camcorder, you need to connect it to the computer, and then take the AVCHD videos off.
Step 2: Drag AVCHD files to the User's Timeline.
Drag one or several AVCHD files from your Album to the Timeline at bottom. Note that please don't cover one video to another unless you want to split it. To add multiple files better, you can drag the slide bar (next to Create button)to adjust the view size of the Timeline.
Step 3: Edit AVCHD files.
Select your wanted video clip on the Timeline and then right click it and then select Edit option, or directly double-click on the media clip to open the editing panel, where you can rotate, crop video, and change video effect and speed in video bar, edit audio track in Audio bar.
If you want to trim video to the specified length, click the video clip, mouse over its left or right edge to show the "double arrow" indicator, and then drag it to any length you want.
To split a video clip, you need to select it by clicking, drag the top of the red Time Indicator to any position you want, and then click scissor button.
Note: This smart AVCHD Editor also allows you to join AVCHD files, add titles, transition effects and intro/credit etc. to your videos. Importantly, you can view all the real-time editing effect in the Preview window. If you are not satisfactory with the editing effect, just do it again.
Step 4: Share your videos.
When you've finished the AVCHD editing job, click the Export button to save the settings.
After learning these 2 AVCHD editors, you can choose one of them to help you edit AVCHD videos easily on Windows/Mac. If you want to convert the AVCHD formats too, then Wondershare UniConverter will be your better choice.