Import/Edit GoPro Hero6 HEVC 4K files in iMovie or FCE

GoPro HERO6 Black action camera provides more processing power than the preceding model, while keeping to a familiar design. The optimized GP1 processor brings higher frame rates in 4K, 2.7K, and 1080p HD resolutions. Where previous models maxed out at 30 fps in 4K, the HERO6 Black can muster 60 fps for rendering smooth motion or even slow motion in timelines with slower frame rates. Other processor-intensive tasks, such as image stabilization, have also been improved in the HERO6.

How to edit GoPro HERO6 files with iMovie or FCE natively?

“I’ve been enjoying using my GoPro Hero6 black for days. But the problem is that my GoPro Hero6 4K videos wouldn’t play in iMovie or FCE on macOS Sierra. After searching online and my multiple testing, some possible solutions turn up. Now I will share the methods to import and edit GoPro Hero6 4K MP4 in iMovie or FCE on macOS Sierra flawlessly.”

On GoPro Hero related editing forums, there are a lot of users complained the issue to edit GoPro HERO6 H.265/HEVC MP4 files with iMovie or FCE, what they found is that they can’t edit GoPro HERO6 files with iMovie or FCE on Mac smoothly, the final cut takes much time to render, and the imported videos can’t be edit smoothly, most users want to seek a better way to import GoPro HERO6 H.265/HEVC files to iMovie or FCE and edit natively. But, how to edit GoPro HERO6 4K video files with iMovie or FCE natively? The most effective way is to convert H.265/HEVC to iMovie or FCE natively supported codec, from Apple iMovie or FCE product help page you will know Apple Intermediate codec (AIC) is native codec for iMovie or FCE, if you convert edit GoPro HERO6 videos to Apple Intermediate codec (AIC) mov, you can edit them in iMovie or FCE natively, there will be no importing or editing issue anymore.

Convert GoPro HERO6 4K MP4 to iMovie or FCE editable format

Here we recommend the best GoPro Hero to iMovie or FCE converter for you, it is UFUWare Video Converter for Mac, this is the best video converter on the market which can transcode GoPro HERO6 H.265/HEVC MP4 files to iMovie or FCE AIC easily, besides AIC codec, it has many native formats or codecs supported, such as DNxHD codec for Avid Media Composer, Apple ProRes codec for FCP, etc. you can use it to convert 4k formats to any formats you need.

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Step 1. Load GoPro HERO6 videos

Drag & drop MP4 footage from GoPro HERO6 to the program directly. Or go to the “File” menu, choose “Add Video Audio” to locate the MP4 files you want to add. You can add several files to do batch conversion.

Step 2. Select the output format

You can choose iMovie/FCE — > Apple InterMediate Codec(AIC) (*.mov) as the output format. The output video can be imported to iMovie 13/iMovie 11/iMovie 09/iMovie 08 or Final Cut Express directly.

Step 3. Start the conversion

Click “Convert” button to start converting Gopro MP4 video to AIC .mov for iMovie or FCE.

Some more helpful features of the GoPro Video Converter:

1. Settings- Click it to customize audio and video parameters Video Codec, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels. Notice that you can not “convert up” video quality.

2. Editor (next to “Add” icon)- Click to set add watermark, deinterlace, trim, crop, add subtitles, etc.

After the conversion, click “Open” button to get the exported files and then import the converted GoPro HERO6 4K MP4 files to iMovie or FCE for editing with ease.

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