XF605 is the latest camcorder from Canon, it has better hardware than previous XF series camcorders. With Canon XF605 you can capture high quality videos in MXF and MP4 formats. In this article you will get the best Canon video converter, which can help you to convert Canon XF605 MXF and MP4 videos to Final Cut Pro X best format, and then you can edit Canon XF605 MP4/ MXF files in FCP X with native supported Apple ProRes 422 or ProRes 4444 codec.
Video Recording Ability of Canon XF605
The brand-new Canon 4K camera XF605 focuses on high quality, ease of use and more friendly network interaction ability, adding a brand-new choice for Canon XF cameras. The new XF605 uses a 15 x optical zoom 4K lens, which can be extended to 30 x zoom without loss of image quality in HD mode; Focus ring, zoom ring and aperture ring are independently controlled, and high-efficiency shooting can be realized with 3rd ND and infrared functions. XF605 is an XF high-end camera based on 1-inch CMOS. Compared with the previous generation, which adopted more oblique lines and curves, XF605 has a more neat body shape. XF605 adds the H.264 encoding 10bit 4:2:2 XF-AVC recording format when shooting at 4K 50/60p. Compared with HEVC material encoded by H.265, it greatly improves the editing efficiency and enhances Canon’s competitiveness in the field of TV news collection. Compared with the previous cameras, XF605 cameras are smaller, lighter and cheaper, and have complete audio and video interfaces and network connectivity, which is suitable for users with higher demand for image quality.
Canon XF605 to FCP X Question
Hello, I like shooting videos, I am testing the workflow for my new Canon XF605 and have settled on shooting in its MXF format. I need to load MXF files from Canon XF605 to FCP X for editing. I am now trying to figure out how to convert MXF from Canon XF605 to FCP X Apple ProRes 422 for use. My friend told me to convert MXF from Canon XF605 to FCP X Apple ProRes 422 to solve the importing and editing issue, but I don’t know what software can do this task for me, can you help me? Thanks!
Final Cut Pro X is a popular editing program that used by many professional users, most users will need to load recorded 4K UHD videos or full HD videos into it for editing, but as we know, HD videos are in many kinds of video codecs and formats, Final Cut Pro X can’t support all the videos natively, for example, when importing MXF/MP4 files recorded by Canon XF605 camcorder, many users get the notice that the format is not natively supported, and Canon XF605 users meet with importing and editing issues with FCP X.
Why Final Cut Pro X can’t support Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 files natively? Actually Final Cut Pro X does support quite a great number of file formats, however, most the files are not natively supported, Canon XF605 files are in different codecs and formats, such as MXF and MP4 formats, they are not natively supported by Final Cut Pro X. If you have used FCP X before, you may know that Final Cut Pro X does not have native editing support for MXF footage, but you can transcode Canon XF605 MXF to Apple ProRes 422 Codec, which is native designed high efficiency and high quality codec for editing workflow in FCP X. Here, you can directly output Apple ProRes 422 codec from your footage with Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac, it is the best Canon 4k video converter on the market, it will enable you to encode Canon XF605 to FCP X native supported Apple ProRes 422 codec.
Canon XF605 4K Video Converter
To import MXF/MP4 files from Canon XF605 to Final Cut Pro X, heading for a Canon XF605 to FCP X converter is the only way for you. Acrok Video Converter Ultimate can help you to get Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 files work with your Final Cut Pro X by transcoding the recorded files to FCP X Apple ProRes 422. For example, it can convert Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 to Apple ProRes 422 codec MOV, Apple ProRes 4444 codec MOV, DNxHD MOV, etc. You can choose one of them as the output format and then edit with Final Cut Pro X or your other programs.
Main features of this Canon XF605 MXF converter
- Work as the best Canon video converter on Windows and Mac;
- Convert Canon XF605 MXF and MP4 videos to any formats;
- Convert MXF/MP4 from Canon XF605 to FCP X Apple ProRes 422/4444;
- Native formats for FCP X, Avid Media Composer, Premiere Pro, iMovie, etc.
- NVIDIA and AMD video card acceleration supported;
- Convert all 4K UHD videos and full HD videos;
- Rip the latest Blu-ray and DVD disc movies to unprotected videos.
- Built-in video editor tool to trim, crop, add watermark or adjust effect.
Convert Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 to Final Cut Pro X best format
Step 1. Please download and install MP4/MXF to Final Cut Pro Converter on your computer. This is the best MXF converter on the market, it can convert nearly all the videos to FCP X native supported format, rich output formats are supported.
Step 2. Import Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 files. Open Canon XF605 to FCP X converter on computer and import the captured Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 files into it by clicking on Add Files button, you can also import other videos like 4K MKV, 4K MP4, 4K MXF and H.265 HEVC files to the software for converting.
Step 3. Select the compatible format. To import and edit Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 files with FCP X, you can choose video format like Apple ProRes 422. Many people would like to use Apple ProRes 422 in FCP X, this Canon video converter can help you to do the work. And from the format list please select “Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” under “Final Cut Pro.” Apple ProRes 422 can work perfectly in Final Cut Pro X.
Step 4. Convert MXF/MP4 from Canon XF605 to Final Cut Pro X. Once finishing the above settings, you can set a destination file for the converted Canon XF605 videos, and then click “Convert” to start Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 to FCP X conversion.
Your Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 video files will be converted at top speed and quality, video and audio synchronization is perfectly guaranteed, NVIDIA and AMD video card acceleration technology is adapted. When the conversion is finished you can click open folder button to get the converted videos, and then you can edit Canon XF605 footages in Final Cut Pro X with Apple ProRes 422 smoothly.
Tip: Built-in video editor in Canon XF605 MXF Converter
Acrok Video Converter Ultimate has built-in video editor, you are available to use it to edit Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 files before the conversion. This Canon XF605 4k video converter performs both conversion and editing work. To get your Canon XF605 MXF/MP4 files edited with it, just click “Edit” to try editing functions, such as trim Canon XF605 MXF videos, crop Canon XF605 MXF videos, add watermark to Canon XF605 videos, etc. this feature may help you to edit your videos conveniently.