How to convert AVCHD video to iPad/iPhone/iPod supported video format

Learn the step-by-step tutorial on how to convert camcorder AVCHD MTS M2TS video to iPad/iPhone/iPod compatible video format

AVCHD video is a popular format for the recording and playback of high definition video on digital camcorders like Sony, Panasonic, Canon, JVC and Sanyo video camcorders. Generally AVCHD files are in.mts format on camcorder and in .m2ts after being transferred to computer.

If you have some camcorder AVCHD MTS/M2TS videos and want to watch them on your iPad/iPhone/iPod, you need to convert AVCHD video to iPad/iPhone/iPod MP4 first since they only supports H.264 and MPEG-4 videos in .mp4, .m4v. and .mov file formats.

The article would show you how to convert AVCHD video to iPad/iPhone/iPod in details. For keeping the output quality, a solid professional Converter is employed to finish the conversion:

download the free trial version of AVCHD Converter. Then install the program in your PC.
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Step 1: Add the source AVCHD files to the converter

Now run AVCHD Converter and click the big button "Add File" to add .m2ts/.mts videos from your hard disk or from your camcorder, you may add as many AVCHD videos as you want to convert to MP4 videos for watching on iPad/iPhone/iPod.
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Optional: Edit & merge AVCHD videos: trim, crop, add effect, add watermark

Wanna edit your videos to make it more personalized? Just select the videos you'd like to merge to 1 single file, then click 'Merge' button. Click to highlight the video you want to edit, then click "Edit" button to go into the edit interface where you are able to trim video clips, crop video, apply for special effect, add watermark and more.

Step 2: Set iPad/iPhone/iPod as output format

To play and watch AVCHD video on iPad, from "Output Format" drop down menu you can set "iPad/iPhone/iPod video" as your output format directly , which will automatically set the resolution, bit rate and frame rate of the output file for you.

Step 3: Start conversions

Now you may click the big button "Start" to begin converting AVCHD video to iPad/iPhone/iPod compatible video files. After the conversion, you can open iTunes and add the converted MP4 videos to your iTunes library. Then connect your iPad/iPhone/iPod to computer and sync iTunes to iPad/iPhone/iPod.

download the free trial version of AVCHD Converter.
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