Divx Media Format, DMF, is a media container format used for the MPEG-4 Part 2 codec. Divx with a .divx extension, has features: Multiple subtitles, multiple audio tracks, multiple video streams like on DVD-Video movies, etc. Divx has defined profiles which are subsets of MPEG-4/AVI and H.264/Matroska standards. So Divx has three kinds of file extensions: .avi, .divx and .mkv for different purposes. For example: Divx with the .avi and .divx, Max resolution of 32X240X30 is used on Mobile.
The Divx format is supported by many software video playback tools, for example: Divx Player, Apple QuickTime Player with Divx codec, VideoLAN VLC media player, Flip4Mac and Perian. Now I will focus on how to play Divx files on Mac OS X with Divx Player for Mac. Divx Player for Mac can let you to play your Divx files(.divx, .avi) on millions of Divx Certified devices and enable you to enjoy high-quality digital videos on your Mac(high definition H.264 .mkv videos with AAC audio and videos made by all previous versions of Divx technology included)
One of my friend got a VIO POV1 helmetcam which records video as .avi files in DIVX format. And when he play the movies in QT, everything is OK. However FCP doesn't recognize the Divx files. So how to edit Divx files with Final Cut Pro on Mac OS X? Doremisoft Divx to FCP Converter can help you to convert Divx files into FCP supported video file DV so that you can easily import Divx clip into FCP and edit Divx files with FCP free.Doremisoft Video Converter is also a perfect Divx Video Editor Mac, able to edit Divx files easily on Mac OS X.
Easy operation to finish Divx to FCP conversion for editing Divx files with FCP as the following
Click the “Add File” button to select the Divx videos from your hard drive to Mac video converter.
Move your mouse cursor to Common Video and select an DV video foDivxat as the target foDivxats.
Click "Edit" button to open the video editing window and go to the "Effect" tab, where you can change the Divx brightness, contrast and saturation.
Click on the Start button to start converting Divx to FCP.