How to Convert AVCHD to AVI in Windows and Mac OS
Troubles we may have encountered to enjoy and share AVCHD videos with friends include:
1. You have shot a lot of videos using AVCHD camcorder, and you want to upload these videos to Internet such as YouTube to share with friends, but you can't figure out how to make it.
2. You may also find that you would not be able to open your AVCHD camcorder videos in Windows movie maker or media player.
That's true, the AVCHD format is not accepted by a lot of players, and this kind of format cannot be uploaded to Internet which prevents video sharing. I've searched around a lot and find an easiest solution finally. The easiest way is to convert AVCHD format to AVI format or other common formats.
The solution we can take to solve them: an AVCHD to AVI HD Video Converter is needed.
Note: By the way, if you wanna convert AVCHD Mac running Mouuntain Lion, Lion, etc. you need an AVCHD Video Converter for Mac The AVCHD to AVI Mac conversion would be finished quickly with few clicks. Detailed guide: Video Converter for Mac User Guide.
Step 1. Get AVCHD videos from AVCHD Camcorder to PC
Connect the AVCHD Camcorder to your PC with a USB cable. Once connected and powered on, the camcorder should appear on the desktop as a new disk. It is desirable that you copy the videos to your PC's hard-drive before converting or editing it.
Step 2. Load AVCHD camcorder videos
Click "Add Files" to import HD video from computer, or just drag & drop your AVCHD camcorder videos to the file list directly, you can easily add AVCHD camcorder videos.
Step 3. Select AVI as output format
Select AVI as output format from the categorized output formats list in "Output Format" drop-down list and specify the output directory to save your converted files in desired folder.
Step 4. Start to convert AVCHD format to AVI format
After everything is done, hit "Convert" button to convert AVCHD file to AVI file. And all the tasks will be done at fast speed and high quality. The conversion speed often depends on the original video size and your PC configuration. And the output quality is great.
After converting AVCHD files to AVI files, now you can upload these AVI videos to Internet or watch them with Windows Media Player/Movie Maker to share them with your friends. The whole process is easy, and you can have a try of this AVCHD to AVI HD Video Converter to convert AVCHD video to AVI video and share your happy moment easily.
Tips: Why we choose AVI format?
As we know that AVI format is one of the most popular formats, which is widely accepted by most of players. And the quality of AVI video is great. For the sake of popularity and compatibility, AVI is regarded as the best choice. Therefore, you only need to convert AVCHD to AVI, and then you can easily share your AVCHD camcorder videos.