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Q: What this guide tell?
A: Step by step guide shows you how to convert video to MP4, MPEG-4,3GP and MP4 AVC format for playback on Sony Ericsson,Walkman,PS3 and PSP.

Q: What’s 1080p,720p and 480p?
A: 1080p refers to a progressive HDTV signal with 1080 horizontal lines and an Aspect Ratio of 16:9 (1.78:1). 720p refers to a progrssive HDTV signal with 720 horizontal lines and an Aspect ratio of 16:9 (1.78:1). 480p refers to progressive video encoded in frames 480 pixels tall.

Let’s come to this guide now – convert video to Sony series.

Download and install Sony Converter.

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Add file to Sony Converter interface. There are three ways to put your files on it.
Method One: Click "Add File", it would pop up one window, and select you want to convert file on this window.
Method Two: At the top of the drop menu, click "File", then select "Add File" to import your HD video and other video or audio files.
Method Three: Drag the file to Tipard MTS Converter interface directly

Choose profile
This MTS file Converter places the profile in order, and sorts it by General video, General audio, HD videos, Xbox, PS3 /PSP, Apple TV, iPod, iPhone, Wii, Lossless Audio, Mobile Phone, Animation, Portable Multimdia Devices, Zune, Google Phone, PDA(Windows Mobile), User-defined. After you select the profile, continue to select the format on the right drop menu.

Note: Before you strat the coversion, you can define the video and audio settings. Click the "Settings" button to open the Settings window.

Video Settings

In the Video Settings, you can select Encoder, Frame Rate, Resolution and Video Bitrate to convert your movie. Moreover, you can also directly input your own resolution as the form of "XXX*XXX"; In the Audio Settings, you can select Encoder, Channels, Bitrate and Sample Rate to convert your movie. You also can save all the output settings as your preference, which is saved in the user-defined column automatically.

Tip 1: Edit video effect
Click "Effect" button on the top of the interface to pop up the video edit effect window.

set Video effect

Brightness: Drag and click the Brightness adjustment bar to set the brightness of the video.
Contrast: Drag and click the Contrast adjustment bar to set the contrast of the video.
Saturation: Drag and click the Saturation adjustment bar to set the saturation of the video.
Deinterlacing: when you convert the interlaced video formats such as 720i,1080i, for you to obtain better output videos, you can set the Deinterlacing function to avoid the mosaic.

Tip 2: Trim video
Click "Trim" button on the top of the interface to pop up the video edit trim window.

MTS Converter provides you three methods to trim your video length.
Method 1: Enter the start time in the Start Time box and click OK, then enter the end time in the Set End Time box and click OK.
Method 2: Drag the scissors bars under the preview window when you want to trim, then the time will be shown in the Start Time box and End Time box for your reference.
Method 3: Click "Trim From" button when you want to begin your trimming. Click "Trim To" button where you want to stop your trimming.
After you set trim time, the length of the captured clip will be shown in the Select Length box for your reference.

Tip 3: Crop video
Click "Crop" button on the top of the interface to pop up the video edit crop window.

crop video

This MTS Converter allows you to remove the black edges around your movie video and customize the size of video play region. There are three methods available to crop your video:
Method 1: Crop by selecting a crop mode
Method 2: Crop by adjusting the crop frame
Method 3: Crop by setting the crop values
There are four crop values on the lower right part of the crop window: Top, Bottom, Left and Right. You can set each value to crop your movie video, and the crop frame will move accordingly.
You can also set the output aspect ratio from the Zoom Mode according to your need. There are four choices available: Keep Original, Full Screen, 16:9 and 4:3.

Tip 4: Snapshot
Click "Snapshot" button on the right bottom of the preview video window and the current picture in the Preview window will be captured and saved.
Click "Folder" button to open the folder where the captured images are saved. As default the captured image will be saved at users' My Documents\Tipard Studio\Snapshot.
Click "Preference" menu, you can reset the snapshot folder and the type of your captured image: JPEG, GIF or BMP formats.

Tip 5: Preference Click "Preference" menu to adjust the settings related to conversion It includes the output folder, snapshot folder, image type, conversion done, cpu usage.

After all the steps above are done, click the right button on the interface to start video files.


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