The Canon EOS C700 is capable of 4K recording at 60p to CFast 2.0 cards using the XF-AVC format. Also available are Apple's well-regarded ProRes formats for direct-to-edit workflows. After showing off your 4K videos, you will disappointed when you want to edit Canon C700 4K MXF files in iMovie or Final Cut Express on Mac OS. Many problems, like importing slowly, or couldn't edit videos smoothly would occur…
Based on our multiple tests, we worked out the solution. In fact, MXF is a highly compressed format and is not fully compatible with iMovie, Final Cut Express, etc. Besides playing 4K is is extremely hardware intensiv. Since AIC is compatible with iMovie/FCE , which ensures maximum editing quality while working with iMovie and FCE, the best solution would be converting Canon C700 4K MXF to AIC MOV with third-party software. The recommended MXF to AIC Converter is UFUWare Video Converter for Mac.
Overall, it is an all-in-one professional MXF/MTS/XAVC/MOV/WMV/MKV/AVI file converter, editor and player. With it, you can transcode Canon C700 MXF to AIC MOV on macOS Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, etc. Besides, it fully supports 4K source which allows you to downscale 4K to 1080p easily. And all you need is to drag the result videos for playing & editing. For this purpose, this guide will show you how to convert Canon C700 4K MXF to AIC on Mac in detail.
How to Open/Play/Convert OGV Files on PC or Mac?
Best Music/Audio/Sound Recorder for Windows 10/8.1/8/7 Free Download
Top 5 Blu ray Movies and How to Play Blu ray Discs on Windows 10 PC?
Step 1. Load Canon C700 4K MXF files
Install and launch the Canon C700 to iMovie/FCE Converter on your Mac, and click "Add File" button to import 4K MXF files from Canon C700 into the program.
Step 2. Choose AIC MOV as output format
Click on the "Profile" bar and get the dropdown menu, then move your pointer to choose "iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC) (*.mov)" as output format, it's native format for iMovie and FCE editing.
Tip: If you want to set some parameters for the output profile, you could click the "Settings" button to set the bitrate, encode, frame rate, resolution, sample rate, channels, etc.
Step 3. Start Canon C700 4K MXF to AIC conversion
Click the "Convert" button under the preview window, and the Canon 4K Video Converter will convert Canon C700 4K MXF to AIC MOV for iMovie/FCE on Mac immediately with the best quality.
After the Canon C700 4K MXF to AIC conversion, click "Open Folder" button to locate the exported AIC .mov files. Now you can import the converted Canon C700 4K MXF footage to iMovie 8/9/11/13 or Final Cut Express 4 for smooth editing on Mac OS(Sierra, El Capitan, etc).
UFUWare Video Converter Ultimate for Mac offers one-stop solution for any media downloading and converting tasks. You can convert any DVD to MP4, DVD to FLV, DVD to MKV, DVD to MOV, DVD to AVI, DVD to WMV and more, convert any 4K Ultra videos (4K H.265/HEVC Video(*.mp4) /4K H.264 FLV Video (*.flv)) to 4K /1080p HD video and other your needed format like MTS, TS, MP4, AVI, MOV, M4V, WMV, MKV, FLV and more. It has the ability to download online videos like YouTube videos/music and more.
How to Download YouTube Videos for iPhone, iPad or Android Devices?
Convert and Play Torrent movies MP4/AVI on iPhone 7 (Plus)
iOS 10 Recover Videos,Photos,Contacts iPad/iPhone 7/7 Plus/iPhone 6s/6s Plus
How to Watch YouTube 3D Video on Virtual Reality Headsets?
3 Ways Play Blu-ray on Windows 10 by Using VLC, Blu-ray Player or Blu-ray Ripper
4k UHD Blu-Ray on PC-How to Play 4K Ultra HD BD Movies on PC?