Summary: Many People want to convert M2TS to MP4 video for wide streaming or editing in NLE softwares. Here the articles shows you the best way to convert m2TS to MP4 video.
The recorded AVCHD videos with Sony, Canon, Panasonic and other high-end camcorders (showing as MTS files on DV) will be shown as M2TS file after imported to computer hard drive via the attached PMB. M2TS, known as BDAV MPEG-2 Transport Stream container format, is used to complex audio, video and other streams and commonly contained in Blu-ray Disc and the aforementioned AVCHD. Scarcely common as general video formats, like AVI, MOV and 3GP, M2TS has less compatibility with prevailing portable devices, video sharing sites and editing software. Even though M2TS can be played on a handful of media players, it still needs a pretty high configuration of your computer. To fulfill smooth playback, glorious upload and professional edition, you need to convert M2TS file to a high-compatibility format, HD MP4 is strongly recommended.
The Reason Why We Need to Convert M2Ts to MP4 Format
1. M2TS videos are large in size.
If you want to save more memory and keep good video audio quality at the same time, you can choose to compress M2TS to MP4 file and store converted MP4 video to your computer.
2. To Upload video videos to popular sites fast.
To upload your videos to popular sites like YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, etc, shrinking & converting videos to MP4 will insure you upload videos fast.
3. Some limit of video formats.
If you want to play your shoots on iPhone /iPad/ Andorid device, there is no doubt that converting M2TS to MP4 shall be the best choices due to the limits of video formats.
Best M2TS to MP4 Video Converter for Windows
Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate is the best M2TS to MP4 converter for Windows. It easily can convert M2TS video to 2160P MP4, 1080P MP4, 720P MP4, 540P MP4, even 3D SBS MP4 from 2D/3D M2TS.
Main Features of Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate:
Note: For Mac users, plese try Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac
Steps to Convert M2TS to MP4 Files
Step 1: Add M2TS files on your computer
Click "Add Video" button to open the file browser window and navigate to the MTS/ M2TS files you would like to convert. Or drag-and-drop files stored on your computer to the interface of this MTS to MP4 converter. It supports batch conversion, which allows you to import and convert multiple video files at a time.
Step 2: Select output MP4 format
Click "Format" and the drop-down list will pop up. You can select your device on the left column and then choose MP4 format on the right. To convert M2TS to 3D MP4, you need to input 3D on Quick search frame and select 3D MP4 format. For editing software, you can select from the left column and select the proper format as required.
Step 3: Star conversion
Click "Convert" button to convert M2TS to MP4. As M2TS is high-definition, it will need several minutes to finish. During that time, you can enjoy a cup of coffee or have a walk and the software will finish the whole process.
Tips: You also can edit the video with this M2TS to MP4 Converter by clicking "Settings" image button to customize advanced audio and video parameters such as size, frame rate, bit rate, etc. Generally speaking, most video hosting sites take 320*240pix as standard size for uploading. If the generated files are too big for upload, you can cut the size down by setting a smaller video bit rate. Camcorders may record video up to 60fps, which will not fit for flash files. Recommended frame rates are 20fps, 15fps and 12fps.