Why AVCHD .MTS is popularly used in digital camcorder?
Standing for Advanced video codec high definition, the AVCHD camcorder format is a modern technological device utilized in the filming industry. It has actually provided a resolution of 1080p, 1080i, and 720p, and allows recorded video files to be captured on memory cards, hard disk drives, and optical disc media.
The AVCHD Folder Framework
Basic AVCHD specifications have been set by Sony Corporation and Panasonic Corporation. Why digital cameras adopt to AVCHD format? Because it has three advantages.
1.Compatibility with Blu-ray Disc
DVDs recorded in the AVCHD format will play back not only on the camcorder itself, but also on a Blu-ray Disc drive or PLAYSTATION 3 that supports AVCHD with high definition quality. In addition, AVCHD files can be recorded to Blu-ray Disc without any degradation in image quality.
2.Record HD images to flash memory, hard disk drives and DVD discs
Regarding recording media, AVCHD camcorders use random access media such as Flash Memory,
hard disk drives, and 8cm DVD discs, which have proliferated in recent years. Non-linear media allows improved user-friendly operation with thumbnail image displays; it also eliminates concerns about accidental or unintentional overwriting of desired A/V material.
3.MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 is used as the compression format
This is a more efficient video compression technique when compared to the conventional MPEG-2/MPEG-4 compression systems. The user obtains a Full HD1080 picture, while using the same bitrates and obtaining the same recording times as a Standard Definition camcorder.
AVCHD MTS Converter for Mac OS X
Every video format has its advantages and disadvantages. AVCHD is not widely used as MP4. Although most media players can play AVCHD MTS files on PC, the files cannot be played conveniently on portable devices like mobile phones, tablets, and mp3/mp4 players.
On Mac OS X, iMovie, FCE, FCP can import most AVCHD .MTS files but need the entire AVCHD folder, which means individual .MTS files are not imported and edited in Mac video editing software. That’s why comes AVCHD MTS Converter for Mac! AVCHD MTS Converter for Mac is a good helper for converting AVCHD .mts files to other video formats that you require, such as MOV, MP4, MPG, MKV, VOB, AVI, WMV, FLV, 3GP, etc.
Free to try the demo, it’s very easy to use.