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How to Natively Ingest Sony PXW-FS7 XAVC videos to Premiere Pro CC, CS6/5/4 for further editing ?

XAVC announced by Sony has updated to a new level. XAVC L, for long-from projects shine with this shooting mode. Superior grayscale rendition of 10-bit recording, plus uncompromised detail of 4:2:2 color. Other options indude on-board 4K (3840*2160) recording, the same 113 Mbps XAVC I recording as Sony's high-end F55, well-accepted MPEG HD 422, the Apple ProRes codec. Sony PXW-FS7 has well mixed those functions as the best choice. But for some filmmakers, they would wonder how to make their native FS7 XAVC videos into Adobe Premiere Pro or other NLEs? Or how can they playback raw FS7 XAVC videos in HD Media Player or on your Mac?


In order to tackle that, Pavtube XAVC Video Converter outstands as a perfect solution. This converter can not only just transcode FS7 XAVC videos into some common formats to allow them into Adobe Premiere Pro, but also features all the options and profiles which users may need for their other NLEs like Avid MC, Sony Vegas even for some portable devices. Before starting this transcode first, users should figure out the supported formats of Premiere Pro.


How to Ingest Sony FS7 to Adobe Premiere Pro natively?

Step 1. Download FS7 XAVC Video Converter on PC

After downloading the software, just have a quick installation. Then click "File">"Add Video/Audio" into this app or "Add from Folder" to save time.


Step 2. Choose "MPEG-2 (*.mpg)" as your output format

Go to the format bar, then click it go to the "Adobe Premiere/Sony Ve...">"MPEG-2 (*.mpg)" as your output format.



Don't forget to set the file location before converting the files, which must have enough space for your converted files. If you don't set the location file or forget the place, just click the "Open output folder" to check your converted files.

Step 3. Custom FS7 XAVC parameters to achieve a better quality



You can see the detailed information in this UI, and the whole output file size can be found too.

Step 4. Start converting FS7 XAVC files into MPEG-2

Go back to the main UI, and then click the "Convert" button to start converting your XAVC videos to MPEG-2 in order to load into Adobe Premiere Pro.

For Premiere Pro newbie, some tips about how to transfer XAVC files into Premiere Pro may be useful for them to do the following job.

For Mac users, Pavtube Video Converter for Mac can run on Yosemite smoothly to assist you deal with your PXW-FS7 XAVC video files.

If you want to improve the quality of your XAVC files into a new higher level, a new codec appeared to make it realized. H.265/HEVC codec can compress your PXW-FS7 XAVC files into some kind of videos with much higher quality while smaller size compared to XAVC.

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