MXF recordings are commonly shot by Canon and Panasonic high-end camcorders. The MXF format is not an acceptable format for most media players and editing software. If you would like to view your MXF camera footage on your portable devices, like iPad, Galaxy Tab, Kindle Fire, Asus Transformer Prime, you'd better transcode MXF footages to these devices supported file formats, such as .mp4. If you wanna edit mxf with Pinnacle Studio, Magix Edit Pro, or other editing software, you also need convert your MXF files to these editing software editable formats.
With MXF Converter, you are able to encode Panasonic/Canon/Sony MXF clips to whatever format you need. Here in this article, it will show you how to convert MXF to MPEG.
Step 1. Free download MXF to MPEG converter, install and launch the program.
Once you run it, click "Add Video" or "Add from folder" button to load the MXF files you’d like to convert. When the footages are loaded to the program, you can preview the videos.
Step 2. Select MPEG as output format for playing and editing.
Click on “Format”, and select output format from the drop-down list. To maintain HD video quality, simply follow “HD Video” -> “MPEG-2 HD Video” (*.mpg), you can also choose other output formats as you need, such as MPEG-4, MPEG-1, MPEG-TS, etc.
Step 3. You can customize the A/V parameters based on your personal requirements. Adjust the resolution, bitrate, frame rate or codec to meet your requirement.
Step 4: Start converting MXF to MPEG format.
After the above steps are done, you can click “Convert” button to convert MXF to MPEG formats (*.mpg, *.mp4, *.ts, etc.). The MXF to MPEG Converter supports batch conversion so you may load multiple MXF files and convert MXF to MPEG at one time. You may also merge them into one file by checking the box “Merge into one file” before conversion starts. After conversion you can click “Open” button to get the generated MPEG files for playback or edit. If you need more solutions for your MXF video, please refer to MXF to Mac column.