Why people prefer to buy HD Camcoder, there are some advantages of buying a HD Camcoder:
Better picture quality
More detailed imagery
Better for those special occasions
Are starting to make smaller models
Have a wide range of features
More information recorded
Files sizes larger
1080i and 1080p are both High Definition display formats for HDTVs. 1080i and 1080p signals actually contain the same information. Both 1080i and 1080p represent a 1920x1080 pixel resolution (1,920 pixels across the screen by 1,080 pixels down the screen).
1080i: Except for AVCHD Lite models, all AVHD camcorders has the ability of capturing 1080! Interlaced video. Each frame of video is sent or displayed in alternative fields. The fields in 1080i are composed of 540 rows of pixels or lines of pixels running from the top to the bottom of the screen, with the odd fields displayed first and the even fields displayed second.
1080p: Compared with 1080i, it can record smoother looking image with less motion artifacts and jagged edges, thanks to its specification: each frame of video is sent or displayed progressively. This means that both the odd and even fields that make up the full frame are displayed together. Those AVCHD camcorders such as the Panasonic AG-HMC150, Panasonic AG-HMC40,Sony HDR-AX2000 and Sony HXR-NX5U utilize the 1080p recording format.
However, no matter which recording format AVCHD camcorder makes use of, the captured footage .m2ts or .mts videos have bad compatibility with Mac OS X. How to easily resolve it and edit AVCHD video on Mac friendly programs like iMovie11, iMovie09, iMovie08, Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Pro X, iDVD etc? Or you can choose other HD camcoder video editor mac to edit HD video.
HD camcorder video editor for Mac is an impeccable video editor for HD AVCHD camcorder, specially designed for Mac users to edit M2TS or MTS HD video on Mac as easy as 1-2-3. Several clicks are enough for finishing all the editing job. For example: cut the video into multiple specific time-length clips, merge several segments into one, make some video effects for the HD video. Plus, the maccan also support other types of camcorders video formats like MOD from Canon FS,JVC or Panasonic MOD camcorder, TOD video format from JVC GZ camcorder , Flip camcorder .mp4 video or Koadk camera .mov footage and more.
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