The JVC GY-HM170, 4KCAM Compact Professional Camcorder, records 3840 x 2180 (4K UltraHD) in 24 or 30p, at a bit rate of 150 Mbps, encoding the file in a .MOV-wrapped H.264 codec. Besides 4K, it can record 1080p at up to 60 fps in an 8-bit 4:2:2 50 Mbps .MOV file, or in AVCHD for compatibility with consumer editing software.
After you got the JVC GY-HM170 4KCAM camcorder, you may have recorded some videos with it, this camcorder can help you to record videos in 4K MOV format or 1080p AVCHD MTS format, if you have the need to import JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV files to FCP X, you will find that your video files are not supported by Final Cut Pro X, what’s the reason? Because the Final Cut Pro X can’t edit some special video formats, such as 4K MOV, 4K MP4, MXF, XAVC/XAVC S, etc. so it means you can’t import JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV videos to FCP X for editing directly. In this case, how can we solve JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV files to FCP X issue? Please don’t worry, you just need to use UFUWare HD Video Converter software, which will help you to convert JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV video files to FCP X native supported Apple ProRes codec, and then you won’t have any problems with Final Cut Pro.
Convert JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV videos to FCP X ProRes on Mac
Get the JVC GY-HM170 to FCP X Converter:
Step 1. Add JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV video files
Install and run UFUWare HD Video Converter as the JVC GY-HM170 to FCP X Converter on your Mac. Click the “Add File” button to import the JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV video files to it.
Step 2. Select Apple ProRes for FCP X
Select a proper format from the drop-down list of “Profile” bar. To make JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV video files compatible with FCP X, you’re suggested to select “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*.mov) or Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov)” as output format.
Tip: If you want to adjust the output settings, you can click “Setting” button to customize video and audio parameters like bit rate,frame rate,resolution,sample rate,and audio channels.
Click the “Convert” button, and the JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV to ProRes Converter will convert JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV videos to Apple ProRes with best video and audio quality on Mac.
After the JVC GY-HM170 4K MOV to ProRes conversion, you can click “Open Folder” button to get the generated ProRes .mov files, and you can import them to Final Cut Pro X/7/6 for native editing on Mac.