Sony a7C is popular since they are released, have you got Sony a7C to record 4K MP4 (XAVC S) videos? You will get top quality videos if you choose to capture footages in 4K resolution. To edit Sony a7C recorded 4K XAVC S videos in DaVinci Resolve smoothly, you may want to learn the best workflow to handle the Sony 4K XAVC S videos, just follow the content below, we will share the best XAVC S to DaVinci Resolve workflow.
Many professional users and amateur users have waited Sony cameras for a long time, at the spring of this year canon finally released the two camcorders to replace the old ones. The a7C captures over-sampled 4K footage at 30p (with a 1.2x crop) and 24p. It supports HLG and S-Log2/3, Slow & Quick motion, Full HD / 120 fps capture, and its AF system has been optimized for video. The camera has both 3.5mm microphone and headphone sockets.
How can I edit Sony a7C 4K XAVC S files in DaVinci Resolve?
“Hi there, I bought a Sony a7C camera last week, until today I have recorded a few of 4K UHD videos in 4K XAVC S MP4 format, when I load the MP4 clips into DaVinci Resolve 16 on my Windows 10 computer, I found the footages can’t be imported and edited smoothly, is this issue caused by the XAVC S format? Can you share the best workflow to edit Sony a7C 4K XAVC S videos in Sony a7C smoothly? Thanks!”
Since Sony a7C cameras released, on many websites and video editing forums, DaVinci Resolve amateur users and professionals have come across the same workflow problem just as it showed above, DaVinci Resolve does not handle the Sony a7C 4K XAVC S smoothly. Though DaVinci Resolve allows you to import 4K MP4 video, you will meet with problems when working with 4K MP4 videos in DaVinci Resolve. What’s the best codec for editing Sony a7C MP4 in DaVinci Resolve? From DaVinci Resolve official page you will learn that H.264 codec it is natively supported codec by DaVinci Resolve. So the solution to import and edit Sony a7C 4K XAVC S files smoothly is to convert XAVC S footage on Windows 10, once you transcode XAVC S to H.264 MP4 format, and then you can edit the converted 4K videos in DaVinci Resolve 16, 15, 14 natively.
4K XAVC S to DaVinci Resolve Converter
You will need a 4K XAVC S Video Converter to help you convert 4K MP4 videos to DaVinci Resolve native DNxHD codec. Acrok Video Converter Ultimate is the best software for you, it can solve all the problems concerning Sony 4K XAVC S import and editing with DaVinci Resolve, besides it can convert your Canon 4K files to other editing programs like DaVinci Resolve, Premiere Pro CC, Avid Media Composer, After Effects CC, iMovie, FCP X, etc. Acrok Video Converter Ultimate is the best XAVC S to H.264 converter, with this program you can convert all kinds of 4K videos for editing programs and playback devices.
Features of Sony XAVC S To DaVinci Resolve Converter
- Convert Sony a7C 4K XAVC S files for DaVinci Resolve.
- Convert 4K XAVC S MP4, H.265 MP4, 4K H.264 MP4, 4K MXF to any format.
- Convert full HD 1080p videos like MKV, MP4, MOV, MTS, MXF, etc.
- Rip Blu-ray and DVD disc movies to any formats.
- Convert 4K video for DaVinci Resolve, FCP X, Avid Media Composer, Premiere Pro CC, etc.
- Optimized formats for popular portable devices.
4K cameras and camcorders are becoming more and more popular, popular devices include the Sony a7C, Z CAM E2-M6, Lumix DC-S5, etc. so there are more users have the need to edit 4K videos with DaVinci Resolve, but from the information above we know that Sony a7C 4K XAVC S files are not supported by DaVinci Resolve, so the best solution is like what we said above, just use the Acrok Video Converter Ultimate to get rid of the Sony 4K XAVC S importing issues with DaVinci Resolve, below are the detail steps to operate the software.
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Convert Sony a7C 4K XAVC S MP4 to DaVinci Resolve
Step 1. Load 4K XAVC S files into 4K Video Converter
Download Acrok Video Converter Ultimate, install this XAVC S Converter and run the software on Mac, you will see its main interface. To import 4K XAVC S files, just click “Add Files” to add Sony a7C 4K MP4 files to convert, it will convert 4k footage on Windows 10. If you want to convert 4k videos on macOS Big Sur, you can use the Windows version.
Step 2. Choose DaVinci Resolve supported video format.
To convert Sony a7C 4K XAVC S files to DaVinci Resolve native formats, the first you need to know that DaVinci Resolve best supported video format is H.264 MP4 format, so just click and choose “4K -> 4K H.264 Video (*.mp4)” as output format in the format list, this is the best solution to realize Sony a7C 4K XAVC S importing and editing in DaVinci Resolve. It can also convert 4k videos to portable devices.
Step 3. Before you convert 4K files from Sony a7C to DaVinci Resolve, you can click “Settings” button to adjust the output video’s resolution, bitrate, frame rate, codec or other parameters.
Tip: You can edit Sony a7C 4K MP4 files in this top 4k video converter. This Sony a7C 4K MP4 to DaVinci Resolve converter has easy-to-use video editing feature, the “Video Editor” can be reached by clicking the “Edit” button on the main interface. You can edit your Sony a7C XAVC S files by using editing functions like trimming, cropping, adding watermark to video file, change video effects, etc.
Step 4. Start Sony a7C 4K XAVC S to DaVinci Resolve conversion.
Click on the “Convert” button to start converting Sony a7C 4K XAVC S files to DaVinci Resolve natively supported H.264 MP4 format. The Sony XAVC S video converter will begin the 4k conversion process immediately. It can also help you to convert 4K XAVC S files to popular video formats like MOV or M4V for playing.
Both Acrok Video Converter Ultimate can help you to convert XAVC S videos for using in DaVinci Resolve, just download this useful tool and follow the easy steps above, you will be able to convert your 4K videos easily. Once the conversion is finished, you can load converted Sony a7C videos to DaVinci Resolve for editing smoothly, and there’s no problem anymore.
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