In this year more and more users choose to capture videos in 4K resolution, so 4K cameras and camcorders are becoming more and more popular. Canon XA45 and XA40 camcorders are hot camcorders to recorded 4K videos, it will capture 4K videos in H.264 MP4 format. In this article, we will share the best solution to edit Canon XA45/40 4K MP4 files in Avid Media Composer and DaVinci Resolve with native supported format.
Canon XA45/XA40 4K MP4 Editing Question
“Hi there, I just bought a Canon XA45 camcorder and I’m having a little trouble with the editing workflow. I am using the Avid Media Composer and DaVinci Resolve on my iMac and I want to import Canon XA45/XA40 recorded 4K MP4 files into the two programs, when I am importing the 4K footages, I find the Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve take much time to render, and the imported 4K MP4 videos can’t be handled smoothly, what can I do? Thanks for your suggestion.”
Just like the question showed above after you captured 4K videos with Canon XA45 or Canon XA40 camcorder you may need to handle the 4K footages with editing programs, if you try to handle the 4K videos directly, you will meet with problems, you will find that 4K MP4 videos recorded by Canon XA45/XA40 can’t be well supported by Avid Media Composer and DaVinci Resolve, what caused the importing and editing issues? These issues are caused by the 4K video codec and format, the MPEG-4 codec is well for playback but not good for editing, in this case if you search for the solution to edit recorded Canon XA45/XA40 4K MP4 files with Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve smoothly, you will find that the best way is to convert Canon XA45/XA40 4K MP4 files to supported format for Avid MC and DaVinci Resolve, and then you can import and edit 4K videos smoothly.
Best 4K Video Converter for Canon XA45/40
To convert Canon MPEG-4 4K MP4 to Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve, or to convert 4K videos to popular video formats like MKV, MOV, AVI, MP4, M4V, etc. we recommend you to use Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Windows/Mac, this is the best 4k video converter software to convert Canon XA45/40 4K videos for Avid Media Composer, DaVinci Resolve, iMovie, Adobe Premiere Pro CC, etc. It has optimized formats for portable devices, like Android tablets, Android smartphones, iPad mini 5, iPad Air 2019, iPhone XS Max, etc. It’s a very useful program for you. How to convert Canon XA45/XA40 4K MP4 files to Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve supported formats? It is so simple to use Acrok Video Converter Ultimate, now you can follow the easy steps below to convert 4K MP4 files from Canon XA45/40 to Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve.
Tip: Many new hot camcorders are supported by Acrok Video Converter Ultimate, such as Canon XA45, Canon XA40, Canon XA50, Canon XA55, Canon XF705, Sony VENICE, Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, Panasonic AJ-PX5100, Panasonic AG-CX350, new cameras from Nikon, and new camcorders from Sony, in this case Acrok program can solve all the video importing, video conversion and video editing issues for you perfectly.
Canon XA45/XA40 to Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve Conversion
Step 1. Free download and install Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Windows/Mac, install this Canon XA45/40 4K video converter on your Mac or Windows computer. Run the Canon XA45/40 video converter and click “Add Files” button to import Canon XA45/XA40 4K MP4 files. With this software you can also convert full HD videos like MTS files, MXF files or other videos to Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve.
Step 2. Choose Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve supported format. In this Acrok Video Converter Ultimate you will see that many output formats are offered. Click the format bar to choose output format according to your need. To convert 4K MP4 files from Canon XA45/XA40 to Avid Media Composer, you can choose “Editing Software -> Avid DNxHD 1080p (*.mov)”, DNxHD codec is the native codec for Avid MC. To convert files from Canon XA45/XA40 to DaVinci Resolve, you can choose “HD Video -> HD MOV Video (*.mov)”. If you need to convert 4K videos on Windows 10 to other formats, just choose as you want. It can help you to convert 4K videos to playable devices, such as HDTV, smartphones or tablets.
Step 3. Customization is available to use in this 4K video converter. If you need to change the output video’s parameters before the Canon XA45/40 4K video conversion, just click the settings button on the main interface, and then you will go to the customization interface, now you can change the resolution, bitrate, codec, frame rate or others as you want.
Step 4. The last step is to click convert button, and then Canon XA45/XA40 4K MP4 to Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve conversion will begin immediately. If you need to convert 4K footage on Mac, the steps are the same as Windows.
Once you start converting Canon 4K MP4 files to Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve by clicking “Convert” button on the main interface, the conversion progress won’t last long. When the Canon XA45/40 4k video conversion finished, just open the output folder and get the converted files, now you can import converted videos to Avid Media Composer/DaVinci Resolve for editing natively.
Now you may have known the way to convert Canon XA45/XA40 4K MP4 files, just download Acrok Video Converter Ultimate and take a try on it, we believe it won’t let you down and it can be very useful on your work.
Tip: besides the 4K MP4 videos, more videos are supported by Acrok Video Converter Ultimate. It can rip Blu-ray or DVD disc movies to unprotected common videos, and then you can load converted movies for editing, or transfer converted movies to portable devices for watching. If you use cameras and camcorders, these video formats can be well supported by Acrok, such as MXF files, H.265 files, MTS files, M2TS files, etc. now just try this powerful 4k video converter as you want.