NEX-FS700 is a kind of Full HD Super Slow Motion interchangeable E-mount video camera of Sony's NXCAM line-up. The FS700 is shipped with a 4K Exmor Super 35 CMOS sensor (11.6 million total pixels) designed for high-speed shooting at a maximum of 960 fps, recording Full HD 1080 50/60p MTS/M2TS files in AVCHD format. With its features of professional design, large sensor, and high quality shooting, Sony NEX-FS700 can be a top-notch camcorder and is definitely worth buying. However, 1080 50/60p AVCHD MTS/M2TS files are not compatible with editing in FCP (FCP X included), which disappoints many Mac users.
Actually, it is not impossible to edit Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD in FCP only if you have a smart assistant – Doremisoft Mac AVCHD Converter to help you convert Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD to MOV. By doing so, the 1080 50/60p AVCHD MTS/M2TS files will be converted to FCP accepted formats, say .mov, so that you can easily transfer Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD to FCP to edit.
Just go downloading the free trial version and follow the guide below to try the way out. By the way, if you are operating on Windows platform, please choose the AVCHD Converter for Windows.
Start up the Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD to FCP Converter, and then click "Add File" icon to import the .mts/.m2ts files by browsing your local disk or the SD card of the camcorder.
To edit Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD in FCP, you should convert AVCHD(MTS/M2TS) to .mov file format first. Hit "Final Cut Pro" to choose the "Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)" as the output format. By converting .mts/.m2ts to .mov, you can also import the converted Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD to iMovie for editing.
Last but not least, when you finish configuring the settings, press the big purple "START" button on the bottom right of the panel to launch the conversion from Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD to FCP. After the conversion, you can then transfer the files to FCP/iMovie to edit with ease.