Have you recorded some 4K MP4 files with JVC GY-HMQ10 camcorder? Do you have problem to import and edit JVC GY-HMQ10 4K MP4 files with FCP X on Mac? In this article you will get the best way to edit JVC GY-HMQ10 4K videos with Final Cut Pro X.
On the camcorder recording field, JVC GY-HMQ10 is a popular camcorder that features 4K video recording, there are many users have bought it to shoot high quality videos. The JVC GY-HMQ10 camcorder can help you to capture amazing videos with 4K recording, you can shoot ultra high 3840 x 2160 resolution videos easily, what’s more you are able to record images in four separate quadrants, you can learn the main feature of JVC GY-HMQ10 from the info below.
Main feature of JVC GY-HMQ10
1/2.3″ back-illuminated CMOS sensor
Built-in optical image stabilizer
F2.8 10x zoom lens
4K recording features 3840 x 2160 resolution
4K recording for up to 2.0 hours using four SDHC cards
4K recording features MPEG-4 AVC/H.264(.MP4) format
AVCHD progressive 60i/60p or 50p/50i recording
Edit JVC GY-HMQ10 4K MP4 files with FCP X
From the recording info showed above, you may have known that JVC GY-HMQ10 camcorder is able to record 4K videos in MP4 format, with 4K resolution we can get videos with more details. After you recorded some 4K videos with this excellent camcorder, you may need to import 4K files from JVC GY-HMQ10 to FCP X for editing on Mac, on JVC camcorder related forums many users have tried to load JVC GY-HMQ10 4K files to FCP X for editing, but most of them failed, have you also encountered the JVC GY-HMQ10 to FCP X importing and editing issues? If you try to load 4K files form JVC GY-HMQ10 to FCP X you will find the 4K files can’t be edited smoothly, what’s the main reason? It is because JVC GY-HMQ10 4K videos uses MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 codec as recording codec, and this codec is good for playing but not good for FCP X editing, so you can’t edit JVC GY-HMQ10 4K MP4 files with FCP X smoothly.
In order to import 4K files from JVC GY-HMQ10 to FCP X and edit smoothly, you will need to use 4K video converter to transcode JVC GY-HMQ10 4K MP4 files to Apple ProRes codec MOV format, because Apple ProRes codec MOV format is the native supported video format of Final Cut Pro X, and with this codec you won’t have any issues. Acrok HD Video Converter for Mac is the top 4K video converter for Mac, it can convert 4K videos recorded by JVC, Sony, Panasonic or Canon cameras and camcorders, besides 4K videos, it can also help you to convert full HD 1080p videos and HD videos, supported video formats include MTS, MXF, M2TS, MOV, MP4, M4V, WMV, MPG, etc. nearly all the video formats are supported to import and convert, now please follow the easy steps below to convert 4K video on Mac to FCP X supported video formats.
Convert 4K MP4 files from JVC GY-HMQ10 to FCP X
1. Please download and install Acrok HD Video Converter for Mac on your computer, run it as the best JVC GY-HMQ10 4K video converter. This powerful program also has Windows version, you can choose to use Windows version and convert 4K videos on Windows 10, Windows 8.1/7/XP.
2. Click add files button on the top left corner to import JVC GY-HMQ10 recorded 4K videos, you can add batch files at one time, batch loading and converting is supported by this 4K video converter.
3. After you loaded the videos, please click format bar and choose a video format to output. To edit JVC GY-HMQ10 4K MP4 files with FCP X, please select Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov), this format is well supported by FCP X. you can also choose Apple ProRes 422 Proxy, LT, HQ or Apple ProRes 4444 according to your need, with this codec you can edit 4K video with FCP X natively.
4. Click convert button on the main interface, and the best 4K video converter will convert 4K video on Mac immediately, you will get the videos in the format you need.
Please wait some time, when all your JVC GY-HMQ10 4K MP4 files are converted to the format you need, you can click open folder button on the main interface of the 4K video converter to get the converted footages, and then you can import the converted JVC GY-HMQ10 videos into Final Cut Pro X and edit with native supported Apple ProRes codec, and you don’t need to render anymore. Just try this program, hope it can solve your JVC GY-HMQ10 to FCP X problem.