What is AVCHD Video format

Part 1: Let's know about AVCHD

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a kind of video compression format developed by Sony and Panasonic. It is commonly adopted by camcorders to record and playback high definition videos. AVCHD videos adopts MPEG transport stream container format and has an MTS or M2TS file extension.

Tech Specs

Part 2: Advantages and Disadvantages of AVCHD

Advantages of AVCHD video format

Disadvantages of AVCHD format

Though AVCHD has many advantages over the traditional HDV videos, still it is not a well-content format for us. AVCHD videos cannot be accepted by most portable devices, and that makes it impossible for us to enjoy the recorded videos directly on our iPhone or iPad or programs like Windows Media Player and VLC. The AVCHD videos cannot be uploaded to websites like YouTube to share with friends either.

Part 3: Ways to enjoy AVCHD videos

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  • Convert AVCHD video to AVI/MP4/WMV/MOV format
  • Support M2TS, MTS, TS and other HD video formats
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