Uploading XAVC to YouTube with best quality

XAVC is not a fresh format yet. You can easily access XAVC videos from Sony PXW-F5, PXW-F55, PXW-Z100, FDR-AX1, etc camera/camcorders. After editing these files, ever tried to upload XAVC to YouTube for sharing with more people? If so, you are in the right place. In the following paragraphs I will teach you how to get XAVC files onto YouTube.

Well, as far as I know, there’s not going to be native support for XAVC codec on YouTube. XAVC can support 4K resolution (4096 X 2160 and 3840 X 2160) at up to 60 frames per second (fps) and uses MXF as the container format. Generally speaking, YouTube accepts video files in FLV, AVI, etc formats. So, in order to upload XAVC to YouTube, the first thing you need do is to convert XAVC to YouTube supported video formats. What’s more, to add XAVC to YouTube for displaying correctly, we also need to set the proper video resolution, frame rate…

How to achieve the goal? Fortunately, Brorsoft Video Converter comes out to help you fulfill the task. This video converter app can be used as a professional 4K XAVC Converter. With it, you can fast convert XAVC, XAVC S videos to YouTube compatible format with a proper resolution like 720p( 1280×720), 1080p(1920×1080), 2160p(3840×2160). Plus, with the built-in video editor, it’s freely for you to trim the videos into multiple segments with short duration as you want. If you are Mac users, please get the Video Converter for Mac. Download the program now and follow the below guide to convert XAVC for sharing on YouTube.

How-To| Convert XAVC to YouTube friendly format

STEP 1. Download, install and run the XAVC to YouTube Converter; click “Add Videos” icon to load your source XAVC files. This video converter also supports XAVC S as source files.

STEP 2. Click Format bar to select an output format. To share your XAVC recordings on YouTube, .mov, .mpeg4, .avi, .3gp format from Common Video are all the proper formats.

STEP 3. You can press the Settings button to adjust the video size, bitrate, frame rate, audio sample rate, etc to optimize the quality.

Note: For 4K XAVC/XAVC S to YouTube, the highest video resolution is 3840×2160. And the common frame rates for YouTube include: 24, 25, 30, 48, 50, 60 frames per second.

STEP 4. Click Edit button and you can trim, crop or adjust the XAVC videos with the built-in video editor to get the very part and effect of the movie you want. Besides, by clicking the Split icon in the main interface, you can cut your files according to time length and file size.

STEP 5. Hit the convert button; it will start converting Sony XAVC for uploading to YouTube.

After the conversion, just click “Open” button to get the generated files for playing and showing with YouTube at your will. Enjoy.

Related Guides:

Workaround for editing XAVC (S) in Sony Vegas Pro
Adobe Premiere Pro and XAVC/XAVC S Workflow