How to Convert and Play AVCHD MKV MTS M2TS Blue-ray HD Video on Mac

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freebreeze

Aptos, CA

#1 Jul 26, 2013
"I just upgraded my computer to Mavericks yesterday and tried to play my HD videos on it but it got stuck there. Even though I used HandBrake to import my M2TS videos, it crashed halfway. So I'm seeking for a program that enables me to play HD video on Mavericks."- Julia
HD video refers to a video of higher resolution than is standard, and most commonly involves a resolution of 1280◊720 (720p) or 1920◊1080 (1080i or 1080p). Generally coming from Blu-ray, HDTV, HD camcorders from Sony, Panasonic, Canon, etc, HD videos are usually saved in the formats like MOD, TOD, MTS, M2TS, TS, MKV, and more. All of the formats are widescreen 16:9 and display between 24 and 60 frames per second.
While HD videos offer us a higher-quality picture, they also torment most Mac users as QuickTime doesn't recognize those HD videos, be it MKV, MTS, M2TS, MOD, or TOD. Worse still, your computerís upgrade to the new OS X Mavericks system seems to run salt into your wounds even if you call for Perian or other plug-in to extend the format because these codec packages will not work at all on OS X 10.9. Does this mean you cannot play your MKV M2TS HD Blu-ray videos on your Mavericks?
To be frank, watching HD videos like AVCHD, M2TS, QT HD and MKV videos on Mavericks is no longer a fond dream. All you should do is to transcode these HD videos to a format viewable by the QuickTime player with a video converting program that is compatible with Mac Mavericks. Luckily, MacX Video Converter Pro happens to be the best-in-class HD video converter running on Mavericks perfectly. It excels in converting Multi-track HD video like M2TS, MKV, AVCHD, HDTV BDAV and MPEG-TS to QuickTime supported MOV format without causing any audio and video quality loss.
More importantly, speed is never the issue you worry about as this HD video converter for Mac Mavericks makes perfect optimization for HD 1080p and 720p video encoding and decoding, delivering 32X faster real time converting speed compared to other similar tool. Just a few minutes later, you can play HD video on Mavericks anytime.
How to Convert MKV, AVCHD, WMV HD, M2TS, TS or Blu-ray Videos on Mavericks
Step 1: Load HD Video Files
Download, install and run this HD video converter on Mavericks and import HD video by clicking "Add File" button. You can also add more than one AVCHD, MKV, M2TS or TS files to be converted at one time.
Step 2: Choose the Output Video Format.
Once you finish video importation, a drop-down box will automatically pops up. To play HD video on Mavericks, here you can choose QuickTime compatible video format, say MOV, MP4, M4V, etc.
Step 3: Select the Output Folder
Specify output folder on your computer to save the output files. Click the "Browse" button to select a folder where you want to store your converted files.
Step 4: Press the "RUN" button
With the above steps done, please click the "Run" button to begin converting HD video on Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks.
Tips: This HD video converter for Mavericks also makes your high-definition videos more movable. With 320+ codecs and 280+ profiles packed in, it helps to convert AVCHD, MOD, TOD, M2TS, MKV to MP4, AVI, MOV and transfer HD video to all the latest mobile devices, be it iPhone 5, iPad Mini, Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One, or WP8. Therefore, you can play HD videos anywhere anytime.

Since: Sep 13

New York, NY

#3 Sep 17, 2013
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Since: Jun 08

Santa Ana, CA

#4 Sep 17, 2013
I'd like to recommend this video converter for mac to you, I always use it to convert avi to mp3 and mpeg to mp4. My friends recommend it to me, it's safe and works pretty well for me. Here is the download link
http://macvideoconverter.mac-dvd.com

And here is a step by step guide about how to use it
http://www.mac-dvd.com/mac-guide/how-to-conve...
Hope it helps. Contact me if you have any other question about Mac.
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Beijing, China

#7 Dec 3, 2013
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M2TS Converter

Beijing, China

#8 Dec 3, 2013

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