How to Convert MXF to DV on Mac and Windows?

MXF to DV Converter - Convert Videos from MXF to DV without Quality Loss

My Sony camcorder produces some MXF files and I want to import them to iMovie for editing, but I failed every time I tried. Is there some program which can help me to convert the MXF to iMovie supported DV?

I need a software to batch convert MXF to DV. Can you recommend a MXF to DV converter to me?

MXF, short for Material Exchange Format, is a container format while DV is a tape-based video format for storing digital videos for camcorders. DV can be stored in raw format with the file extension .dv or .dif or wrapped in MXF container format. MXF, as a container format, is supported by many video editing programs and the number is increasing, like Adobe Premiere, Vegas Pro, FCP, EDIUS, etc, but not the iMovie. However, DV is supported by iMovie. So if you have got some MXF files and want to edit them in iMovie, you can convert the MXF to DV. To get a high quality DV output, users are advised to use a professional MXF to DV converter, like Avdshare Video Converter.

Key Features of Avdshare Video Converter

  1. Convert any MXF file, like MXF-DV, XDCAM MXF, P2 MXF, etc to DV or HDV for successfully editing MXF in iMovie.
  2. Convert any MXF file to MPEG-2, AVCHD, MP4, FLV, MOV, WMV, AVI, etc for easily working MXF on all video editing softwares or all other video programs.
  3. Convert DV, AVI-DV, MOV-DV, HDV, DVCAM, DVCPRO, DVCPRO50, etc to MP4, AVI, MOV, Apple ProRes, MPG, etc
  4. Convert MXF, DV to MOV, MP4, etc for playing MXF, DV on iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android, BlackBerry, PSP, Zune, etc.
  5. Convert one video format to another one for compatibly working your video on specific video program.
  6. Edit MXF, DV, MP4, etc or play MXF, DV, MP4, MOV, etc.

Guide on Converting MXF to DV

Check out the following converting MXF to DV step by step guide.


Make Preparation: Free download MXF to DV Converter

Free download the professional MXF to DV Converter - Avdshare Video Converter (for Windows, for Mac), install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.



Step 1 Upload MXF file

Drag and drop the MXF file to this MXF to DV converter. Or click the "Add file" button to add the MXF file to this MXF to DV converter.

Step 2 Targeted output format setting

Choose DV video as your output format by clicking "Profile" button > "General Video" category.

Step 3 Start the conversion

Click "Convert" button to start and finish the MXF to DV conversion process.