How to Get Sony Cyber-shot HD AVCHD Videos on Mac

Jun 19


Hongyan He

Hongyan He

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Trying to download or get HD video clips from Sony Cyber-shot to Mac? This guide will show you how to import and save Sony Cyber-shot AVCHD movie to Mac.


Why We Need to Save or Import Sony Cyber-shot Videos onto Mac

Nowadays,How to Get Sony Cyber-shot HD AVCHD Videos on Mac Articles more and more people tend to capture the happiest and sweetest moments with Sony Cyber-shot digital cameras. We may shoot lots of smooth and sharp HD (high definition) footages during travelling or family time, and we usually save or import those great movies to our computer rather than locking them in our camera, because:

1. The captured HD videos will take up precious storage space in camera; High definition video file often takes up more space than standard definition file.

2. We may not directly edit, play or share those great movies as we like.

Note: Most of Sony Cyber-shot digital cameras are HD video recording (The movie definition of W and H series camera is 1280 x 720, while other camera is 1920 x 1080).

W-Series: W610, W620, W650, W690, WX70, WX100, WX50, WX150, etc.

H-Series: H90, HX10V, HX20V, HX30, HX30V, HX200V, etc.

T-Series: TX20, TX66, TX200V, etc.

R-Series: RX100, etc.

How to Get or Import Sony Cyber-shot AVCHD Files to Mac

As we know, Sony Cyber-shot camera shoots HD AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition, a format using the MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 standard, with file extensions like M2TS, M2T, MTS, TS, TR, TP, TRP, TOD, MOD etc.) files, and many Mac users will experience many difficulties with Cyber-shot AVCHD files on Mac, because Sony Cyber-Shot video in the .mts format which is not supported/recognized by mac iPhoto/iMovie/QuickTime. So you just need to convert the .mts video to the Mac supported .mov format. But don't worry, this article will offer you the best solution to import Sony Cybershot to Mac with ease.

In order to import Sony Cyber-shot AVCHD to Mac for editing or convert AVCHD movies for playing, all you need is a powerful and easy-to-useAVCHD Converter for Mac, which will enable you to convert Sony Cyber-shot AVCHD files to Mac friendly video formats like QuickTime .mov or iTunes .mp4 format. With this sony cybershot software mac, you can easily convert and edit AVCHD footage on Mac OS, that is to say, you can convert Cyber-shot AVCHD files to any popular video format, such as MOV, MP4, AVI, WMV, M4V, 3GP, SWF, FLV, MKV, etc.

Now let's get this Mac AVCHD Converter and transfer Sony Cyber-shot video files to Mac in a few clicks:

Step 1. Add AVCHD video files

Install and launch Doremisoft AVCHD Converter for Mac, and click "Add File" to import your Sony Cyber-shot AVCHD files.

Step 2. Adjust output settings

Choose output video format from the profile pop-up list, and select the file folder for saving output files.

Step 3. Start converting Cyber-shot AVCHD

Click "Start" button to convert Sony Cyber-shot HD AVCHD movies for Mac.

After conversion finished, you then are able to edit or share your Sony Cyber-shot HD videos on the go.


1. You could edit your Cyber-shot AVCHD videos before converting. With the build-in editor of Cyber-shot AVCHD Converter Mac, you can crop the video clips, add or adjust video effect, or take snapshots from video as you like.

2. You can easily upload Sony Cyber-shot movie to iPhoto by converting AVCHD to MP4 video format.