The Sony A6300 serves as the follow-up to one of the most popular cameras in recent years, the A6000. The Sony A6300 is also the company’s first APS-C camera with Super 35mm-format, 4K video capture capability. Recorded using XAVC S compression — itself a new addition — the A6300’s 4K video is downsampled from a full 6K of data read off the image sensor, with no pixel binning taking place. And if you’d prefer to favor frame rate over resolution, another first for Sony’s APS-C lineup is the ability to capture Full HD video at 120 frames per second with a 100 Mbps bitrate.
Once you have recorded the AVCHD videos by Sony A6300, you will probably want to edit it before sharing with others. If you’ve tried to put videos taken with iPhone into Windows Movie Maker for editing, you will find the video clips will not appear. However, there is an easy way to make SonyAVCHD videos compatible with Windows Movie Maker. You just need to use a third-party program to make that happen.
According to WMV offical websute, Windows Movie Maker supports various file formats and AVCHD is one of them. When editing your videos using the program, you will be required to consider widely from the many formats available before choosing AVCHD. There are no cost to incur when editing your videos with Windows Movie Maker. It is available for free and comes out as the best for converting as well as importing AVCHD files.
- Sony a6300 4K XAVC S to FCP X
- Sony A6300 4K XAVC S to Davinci Resolve 12
- Summer camera recorded videos to YouTube/Vimeo/Facebook
So you need to convert the Sony A6300 AVCHD videos to Windows Movie Maker compatible format like WMV before editing. Actually, it is pretty easy to get the work done. What you need is just a common video converter like MTS/M2TS Converter (now only need $9.9). It supports creating high quality WMV video for your Windows Movie Maker, no matter what’s the format of your source video files. It can convert almost any video to WMV so you can import your video to Windows Movie Maker for editing. If you are a Mac user, you can get Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac. Just download it and follow the steps below.
How to Convert Sony A6300 AVCHD videos to Windows Movie Maker formats?
Step 1. Import files. You can import AVCHD files by clicking the “Add Files” button and have them added right from your camcorder or computer. There is the other option of dragging and dropping the files. If you are to customize your videos through adding effects, trimming, cropping or adding watermark among others, this will be the right time to accomplish that.
Step 2. Output format. When you click on the “Format” button, a dropdown menu will pop up where you can choose the right format – Common Video – WMV format for your video. You can as well select the right location in the computer to save the videos. The format has to be highly compatible.
Step 3. Convert. You can set the conversion in motion by clicking on the “Convert” button and your AVCHD files will be converted to Windows Movie Maker.