Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac

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MXF Converter for Mac
Price: $29
  • Turn MXF files into editable footage in iMovie, FCP, FCE, Avid Studio, etc.
  • Support Apple ProRes/DVCPRO/HDV/Avid DNxHD/AIC output.
  • Recode MXF recordings to MOV, MP4, MKV, TS, VOB, etc. for different uses.
  • Create playable files for tablet PCs, smartphones, and HD media players.
  • Add multiple MXF files to convert at a time and merge them into one file.
Version: 1.3.2.4852
Supported OS: Mac OS X Leopard (10.5), Snow Leopard (10.6), Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8)
Size: 40.3MB
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Overview

Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac is an easy-to-use and intuitive Mac tool for camcorder users. It is good at converting MXF recordings shot by Panasonic P2 camcorders, Canon XF series cameras to formats compatible with your video editing software like iMovie, Final Cut Pro (X), Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, and more.

 

More than generating editable files for video editing software, Pavtube Mac MXF Converter also comes with optimized format presets for almost all popular multimedia devices, such as iPad, the new iPad 3, iPhone, iTouch, Apple TV 3, Motorola Xoom, Asus Transformer Pad Infinity 700, Google Nexus 7 Android 4.1 Tablet, Samsung Galaxy S3, Acer Iconia Tab, Samsung Galaxy Tab, HTC Evo 4G, Samsung Galaxy X S II, PS Vita, PS3, Xbox 360, etc.

 

Notes:
1. When converting MXF footage using Final Cut Pro oriented format templates(e.g. Apple ProRes), please ensure that your computer has Final Cut Pro installed, otherwise the converted files will have audio only without image.
2. If you are using FCP X, please make sure you have installed ProApps QuickTime Codecs, or you may get files with sound only without video. The FCP X does not install the ProApps QuickTime Codecs automatically, so you need download and install the codec manually from http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1396.

Convert MXF recordings for using in different video editing software
Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac enables users to convert MXF footage for using in different video editing software, such as iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Express, Sony Vegas, Adobe Premiere, etc.

Support Apple ProRes/DVCPRO/HDV/Avid DNxHD/AIC output
The Mac MXF Converter comes with optimal profiles for certain editing software, so you are free to encode your source files with a specific codec, like Apple ProRes, DVCPRO, HDV, Avid DNxHD, and Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC).

Convert MXF recordings to a wide range of file types
Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac is able to encode MXF footage to various other video formats with the original 1080p HD quality or down convert them to 720p/480p video. The output file formats include MP4, MPG, MKV, MOV, WMV, AVI, VOB, M4V, etc.

Make playable files for multimedia devices
With the Mac MXF Converter, you can convert MXF footage for playback on various multimedia devices, including Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Acer Iconia Tab, HTC Flyer, Toshiba Thrive, PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, WD TV Player, Popcorn Hour Player, Seagate Player, Motorola Droid X, HTC Evo 4G, Samsung Galaxy S II, and more.

Simple editing functions
This MXF Converter tool provides users with several simple editing functions, including "Crop", "Watermark", "Effect" and "Audio Replace". The "Crop" facility helps you cut off black edges and unwanted parts from the image. The "Watermark" facility allows you to add different watermark to the source file, such as text, image and video. The "Effect" function enables you to adjust brightness, contrast, and saturation, as well as add special effects to your source file. While the "Audio Replace" function allows you to replace the original audio track in your source MXF file with your specified soundtrack.

Easy-to-use editing functionalities
Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac provides users with simple editing functionalities to cut off black edges and unwanted parts from the image, add watermark and special effects to the source file, as well as replace the original audio track with a specified soundtrack.

Split selected video file
Using the Split function, you can split the selected video file into required video clips by specifying the clip quantity, duration time and file size.

Perfect audio and video synchronization
With advanced audio and video in sync technology, Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac is able to guarantee audio and video matching very well.

Shut down computer after conversion
If you don't want to wait around for the entire conversion process, you can tick off the checkbox before "Shut down computer after conversion" option to shut down computer automatically.

  • 1G Hz or above Intel processor.
  • Mac OS X Leopard (10.5), Snow Leopard (10.6), Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8)
  • 512 MB physical RAM (memory) or above.
  • 1024*768 or higher resolution display.
  • Input Files

    MXF Files (*.MXF, *.mxf footage shot by Panasonic P2 camcorders, Canon XF series camcorders, etc.)

    Output Files

    Video

    H.264/MPEG-4, DivX, XviD, MKV, MP4, AVI, MPEG, WMV, FLV, SWF, F4V, MOV, 3GP, 3G2, VOB, TS, DV, MPEG-2 HD Video (*.mpg), MPEG- TS Video(*.ts), QuickTime HD Video (*.mov), WMV HD Video (*.wmv), Audio-Video Interleaved HD Video (*.avi)

    Audio

    MP3, AAC, FLAC, MKA (MKA(Matroska) Audio), OGG (Ogg Vorbis Audio), WAV(Nokia WAV Audio), AC3 (Dolby Digital AC-3), M4A, DTS (remux),MP2, AIFF, AMR, SUN AU Format

    Multimedia Devices Compatibility

    Apple products: Apple TV, iPad, iPod, iPod nano, iPod classic, iPod touch 4, iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone 4

    Game consoles and media players: PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, WD TV Media player, Seagate Media Player, Popcorn Hour Media Player

    Tablet PCs: Samsung Galaxy Tab, Motorola Xoom, Toshiba Thrive, HP TouchPad, Dell Streak, Acer Iconia Tab, HTC Flyer, Asus Eee Pad Transformer, BlackBerry PlayBook, etc.

    Android smartphones: HTC Evo 4G, Motorola Droid X, Samsung Galaxy S (Vibrant/Epic 4G/Fascinate/Mesmerize...), Samsung Galaxy S II, etc.

    Windows Phone 7 phones: Samsung Focus, HTC Surround, LG Quantum, HTC HD 7, etc.

    Other popular cell phones: Nokia N8/C7/E7, Blackberry, etc.

    Other media players: PSP, Archos, Creative Zen, iRiver, etc.

    Video Editing software Compatibility

    iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Express, Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer, Cinelerra, etc.

    Q: Just purchased your MXF converter and it has failed to install on my mac OSX 10.5.8, get error message: Install failed. The Installer could not install some files"/ Applications". Contact the software manufacturer for assistance.

    A: Pavtube has been updated to support the coming Mac Mountain Lion system. This new pkg file may have problem to install on Mac OSX 10.5.8. If you have this problem pls download the special installation file for Mac OSX 10.5.8 from below link.
    http://download.pavtube.com/mxf-converter-mac/mxfconvertermac_install.dmg
    Further question, you can contact macsupport@pavtube.com.

    Q: We have a copy of pavtube software in order to be able to convert MXF files created on a Panasonic AJ-HPX3100G camera, but it’s unable to read the MXF files now in the software. In the preview window, the picture is gray. If I convert it to mov or any other format, the screen is also gray.

    A: This problem may happen to MXF files recorded in AVC-Intra 100 mode. AVC-Intra is a new codec that further advances HD production. Currently pavtube can deal with the AVC-Intra 50 codec, in the camera recorder you can choose to shoot under AVC-Intra 50 mode, pavtube has no problem to convert it. We will add support for AVC-Intra 100 codec soon.

    Q: Can I add multiple MXF clips to convert at a time?

    A: Yes, you can. Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac supports batch conversion, so you can import multiple MXF files to do format conversion at a time.

    Q: How can I merge multiple files into one file?

    A: Once your source files are loaded into the software, you can tick off “Merge into one file” option to combine them into a single file.

    Q: Trying to convert MXF files from Canon XF300, the below error messages come up.

    "There are 1 MXF files without source audio files. Please put the relative source audio files to the same directory with the MXF videos, or to the relative Audio folder, and import the MXF video files again.The mentioned MXF video files: If the converted files are abnormalities of voice sound , please contact the customer support."
    There are no more files that I can add and all files are in teh same directory with mxf same results with no sound form hard disk after import through canon xf utility or straight from CF card.

    A: This problem has been fixed in latest release on March 19, 2012,pls make sure you are using the latest version. If not, pls download the update from your pavtube account or contact macsupport@pavtube.com for a download link of update.

    Q: How can I add a watermark to the output video?

    A: Click the button “Edit” to enter into the editing panel, and then hit the button “Image/Video Watermark” to import the image or video files from your Mac as a watermark; hit the “Text Watermark” button to enter the text you want as a text watermark.

    Q: How can I rename the output file?

    A: Please find the column named “Destination File” on file list. Double click on the file name to entitle it.

    Q: How do I install and register the software?

    A: Please refer to Install and register Mac products.

    Q: I lost my register code, can you send it again?

    A: Yes. Please email us with your purchase information (such as Order number, or E-mail address you used to register, etc.), and we will retrieve your key code and send it to you as soon as possible.

    • 1.3.2.4852

      Jun 04, 2013

      Fixed audio-video-sync problems of Apple Prores output
      Solved the XAVC file conversion issues
      Fixed ATV output audio-video-sync problems
      Other known bugs fixing
      Added more preset profiles for latest portable devices

    • 1.2.1

      Nov 28, 2012

      - Improved stability and optimized media player.

      - Fixed some bugs.

    • 1.2.1

      Sep 26, 2012

      - Fixed crashing issues on OS X 10.5.

      - Fixed freezing issues.

    • 1.2.0

      Aug 26, 2012

      - Added 16 new profiles for recent devices and HD media players.

      - Some other bugs fixed.

    • 1.1.3

      Jul 18, 2012

      - Fixed the improper processing of Crop feature.

      - Some other bug fixes and spell-checking.

    • 1.1.2

      Jul 08, 2012

      - Added XDCAM EX, XDCAM HD, and XDCAM HD422 profiles.

      - Now preserve Timecode when encoding MXF for Final Cut Pro editing.

      - Changed Apple TV .mp4 profiles to .m4v.

      - Fixed some bugs.

    • 1.1.1

      Jun 11, 2012

      - Added Apply to All option to Crop feature.

      - Fixed some bugs.

    • 1.1.0

      May 30, 2012

      - Added automatic update feature.

      - Added audio fade in/ fade out feature.

      - Added video rotate feature (rotating 90 degrees right or left).

      - Added simple-mode for easier cropping with improved output preview effect.

      - Upgraded to support precise frame-by-frame video trimming, and MXF trimming.

      - Now preserve multi-audio streams when converting MXF to MKV/MP4 and Apple ProRes encoded MOV.

      - Added optional video split feature to certain Android templates to fit the extended memory SD card.

      - Fixed some bugs.

    • 1.0.10

      Apr 27, 2012

      - New presets for Apple TV Dolby Digital 5.1 audio pass-through.
      - Optimization to split operation and effect setting.
      - Now support 2D to 3D conversion by setting 3D effect in Video Editor panel.
      - Batch importing of MXF video files from Panasonic P2 file structure.

    • 1.0.9

      Apr 19, 2012

      - Now loads MXF files by directory/in batch.

      - Renamed Audio Replace to Audio Editor, and include more functions.

      - Improved output video quality for Apple TV 3.

      - Added presets for these devices: HTC One X, Dell Streak 5/7/10, LG Optimus Vu, Pantech Element, Eden Tab, ASUS Padfone, Toshiba Excite X10, Archos 80 G9 Tablet, Archos 101 G9, and Nokia Lumia 900.

      - Corrected calculation method to show more accurate estimate output file size.

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