MTS (or M2TS) format is a high-definition MPEG, AVC, H.264 transport stream video format which is commonly used by HD camcorders such as Sony, Canon, Panasonic, i.e. AVCHD format. On the computer, you will find it difficult to play MTS files, especially on Mac. Thus the most convenient way to make them playable is to use MTS video converter for Mac/Windows.
Video Converter for Mac and Video Converter for Windows enable Mac users and Windows users respectively to convert camcorder of camera files in MTS format to video in AVI, WMV, MP4, MKV, MOV or other popular file format and vice versa, and extract audios from MTS files.
No matter you are a Mac user or a Windows user, you can convert videos, audios to/from MTS freely. Here are the most common situations for needing MTS Converter for Mac/Windows.
|Convert MTS to MOV||Want to import MTS from HD camera to iMovie for editing or to QuickTime/iPad/iPhone/iPod for playback but failed. So convert MTS to MOV that is highly compatible with Mac OS, iOS and QuickTime.|
|Convert MTS to AVI||Want to play MTS files on Xbox, PSP etc. or with Windows but find it incompatible? You need to convert MTS to AVI which is a compatible format for these devices.|
|Convert MTS to FLV||Need to share and upload videos on video sharing websites like YouTube and Google but they only support FLV format.|
|Convert MTS to WMV||Maybe you have recorded some happy memory in your camera and want them to be played in WMP but just find it unsupported. Convert MTS to WMV to solve the incompatibility.|
|Convert MTS to MP4||MTS isn't the compatible format on iPod, iPhone, iPad while MP4 is. If you want to import MTS file on these devices, you should convert MTS to MP4.|
|convert videos to MTS||Want to play videos in WMV, AVI, MOV, VOB format on digital photo frames such as on Sony, Canon, Panasonic but find them incompatible, so convert them to MTS.|
Here will show the overall steps for performing Mac OS X MTS converter by Video Converter for Mac. However, the steps of Windows MTS converter are very similar. Move to how to convert MTS to other video formats in Windows 8/7/Vista/XP here.