Have shot some magnificent AVCHD footages with your Sony Handycam camcorder and want to import MTS/M2TS to Pinnacle Studio for editing? Well you’d better convert AVCHD footage to MPEG-2 first then, because Sony Handycam MTS/M2TS footage is not really well-supported by Pinnacle Studio. What is the best software for this conversion?

Give a shoot with Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter and you’ll find it is quite easy to transcode MTS/M2TS files forPinnacle Studio, Sony Vegas, Windows Movie Maker, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere or Cyberlink etc.

Below is a short guide telling you how to convert Sony Handycam recorded 1080p MTS/M2TS files to Pinnacle Studio friendly formats.

Step 1. Connect Sony Handycam camcorder to computer via USB cable, and it is easy to download videos from Sony Handycam camcorder to your computer hard drive.

Step 2. Install and run Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter as the fast Sony Handycam MTS to Pinnacle Converter, click the “Add Video” button or the “Add from folder” icon to load your .MTS videos directly from your camera or a camera archive on your computer’s HDD.

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Step 2. Set output video format for your video conversion. Click the “Format” bar and choose “HD Video -> MPEG-2 HD Video (*.mpg)”, since MPEG-2 encoded videos are friendly to Pinnacle Studio, you can also choose “HD Video -> AVI HD Video (*.avi)”. Finally, click the file icon beside output bar, and choose a destination folder for saving output files.

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Tips: You can click “Settings” button in the main interface of the software to customize the output parameters, such as resolution, bitrate, etc.

Step 3. Click “Convert” button to start converting Sony Handycam 1080p AVCHD MTS to Pinnacle optimized videos. Then you could click “Open” button to find the converted MPEG video in destination folder. In this way Sony Handycam MTS/M2TS footages can be successfully loaded to Pinnacle Studio for editing and authoring.

With this Sony Handycam AVCHD MTS Converter, you can easily convert or edit your AVCHD MTS/M2TS footages, it can help you transcode Sony Handycam MTS/M2TS to Pinnacle Studio or other editing software, it supports nearly all Sony Handycam devices, like HDR-CX160, CX130, TD10, PJ760V, HDR-CX11E, CX155, CX150, CX100, SR1, etc. now you can follow the steps above and have a try.