High-definition video, or HD video, refers to any video system of higher
resolution than standard-definition (SD) video, and most commonly
involves display resolutions of 1280×720 pixels (720p)
or 1920×1080 pixels (1080i/1080p). HD video, as opposed to its
specific applications in television broadcast (HDTV), video recording
formats (HDCAM, HDCAM-SR, DVCPRO HD, D5 HD, AVC-Intra, XDCAM
HD, HDV and AVCHD), the optical disc delivery system Blu-ray Disc
and the video tape format D-VHS.
HD video contains H.264/AVC, TS, TP/TRP, AVCHD, MKV, etc. Even
though you can enjoy HD video on Mac iMovie, iDVD, Quicktime, Youtube,
etc, but not all the HD videos will be compatible with
If you want to enjoy and edit HD video such as AVCHD MTS, M2TS,
Camcorder MOD, MKV, etc in FCP, in iMovie, iDVD on Mac, you'd better
convert these HD video to DV (direct to digital, easier to be
edited on Mac) or convert HD to MOV, MP4 for Mac.
Now, Doremisoft HD Video Converter for Mac
can convert HD videos like MTS, M2TS to DV, TS to DV, MKV to DV, MOD
to DV, TOD, MPEG2 HD, MPEG4 HD, MOV HD, WMV HD, AVI HD etc to DV for
Mac iMovie. It can also transfer regular videos such as
AVI, ASF, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, MOV, FLV, 3GP, 3G2, DIVX, M4V etc. to
PSP, iPod, iPad, iPhone, Blackberry, Creative Zen, etc.
How to convert HD video to DV for Mac OS(Snow Leopard included)?
Only 3 simple steps for you to convert
HD video to DV on Mac.
Step One: Input HD Video to Mac HD Video Converter
Click "Add File"
to upload your HD files from your Mac hard drive or desktop to HD Video Converter for Mac after you launched it.
Step Two: Select DV as Output Video Format for Mac
Press the "Profile"
button to open the drop-up list to choose DV as the output format for Mac iMovie, iDVD, etc.
Step Three: Start to Convert HD video to DV on Mac OS
to convert HD video such as AVCHD
MTS/M2TS, MKV to DV with Mac HD Converter for Mac. And you can check and
enjoy converted HD videos on Mac after conversion
If you want to edit HD video on Mac, you can refer to edit HD video on Mac
to see more details.
Related: How to Import HD videos to
iMovie and edit HD video in iMovie on Mac?