Calibrated Software MP4-EX Import

Calibrated Software MP4-EX Import
Calibrated Software MP4-EX Import

Natively import XDCAM EX .MP4 files from JVCPro HD HM700/HM100 and Sony XDCAM EX cameras into Final Cut 7 & 6, Compressor, CatDV, QuickTime Player 7, and other applications.


Native XDCAM-EX .MP4 Editing in Final Cut Pro 7

Calibrated{Q} MP4-EX Import for OSX is a QuickTime component for NATIVE Importing and Playback of Sony XDCAM EX MP4 Files and JVCProHD HM700/HM100 MP4 Files within Final Cut Pro 7 & 6.

Finally you can enjoy the freedom of native MP4 editing in Final Cut Pro without the need for Log and Transfer.

And if you somehow have only the MP4 file without the other corresponding files in the BPAV folder structure – don't worry, 'orphaned' MP4 files are supported too.

And you're not just limited to Final Cut Pro, you can also natively import files into Compressor, Motion, Sound Track Pro, QuickTime Player 7, CatDV, and other supported applications.

XAVC-S .MP4 files

BETA Support has been added for XAVC-S MP4 files. Please note that XAVC-S MP4 files may not play in realtime and not all are supported. 

Re-wrap MP4 Files to MOV files

Calibrated{Q} MP4-EX Import also comes with a 'helper' application called Calibrated{Q} Import Assist. This application enables you to batch create QuickTime Reference or Self-contained .MOV files from XDCAM EX MP4 or XAVC-S MP4 files. 

Playback XDCAM EX MP4 files in QT Player 7

Turn QT Player 7 into a tool to quickly review your XDCAM EX MP4 files or XAVC-S MP4 files. 

Import XDCAM EX .MP4 files into CatDV

To learn more about using Calibrated{Q} MP4-EX Import with CatDV

Also works without Final Cut Pro and on Windows

If you don't have Final Cut Pro or you're on Windows – you can still view supported MP4 Files in QuickTime Player 7 and CatDV when used in conjunction with Calibrated{Q} XD Decode.

Main Features:

  • BETA Support for XAVC-S MP4 files.
  • Comes with Calibrated{Q} Import Assist – an application for re-wrapping XDCAM EX MP4 files and XAVC-S MP4 files to MOV files
  • Timecode, Audio, Pixel Aspect Ratio, Frame Type (Progressive or Upper) and Aperture Support
  • Supports MP4 files with or without BPAV folder structure
  • Includes a XDCAM EX MP4 QuickLook component
  • Includes additional 'helper' application

Windows Requirements

  • 32/64-bit Windows 7 or Vista (Business or Ultimate) or Windows 32-bit XP with SP3
  • BETA Support for 32/64-bit Windows 8 - our software should work fine on Windows 8; however QuickTime Player does not officially support Windows 8 yet.
  • QuickTime 7.6.6 or higher
  • Virtual OS is NOT supported
  • Calibrated{Q} XD Decode for Windows is required to decompress the video contained in the MP4 files.
  • Intel Processor with SSE3 support, at least a Intel Core 2 Duo with two physical cores is highly recommended

Mac Requirements

  • Mac Intel Computer Only; recommended at least Intel Core 2 Duo with two cores or two physical processors
  • Mac OS X 10.6.8 (Snow Leopard), 10.7.5 (Lion), 10.8.5 (Mountain Lion), 10.9 (Mavericks), or 10.10 (Yosemite)
  • Either Final Cut Pro 6.0.6 or 7.0.3 (earlier versions not supported), OR Calibrated{Q} XD Decode for OSX is needed to decompress the video in the MP4 files.**
  • Final Cut Pro X and Motion 5 are not directly supported. 

.MP4 File Formats

The following MP4 files ( in BPAV folder structure or not) will work with Calibrated{Q} MP4-EX Import:

Directly from cameras:

Sony XDCAM EX MP4 files
JVCProHD HM 700/HM100 MP4 files

Rendered from Software:

MP4 files created with Sony XDCAM Transfer in Final Cut Pro

XAVC-S .MP4 files

BETA Support has been added for XAVC-S MP4 files. Please note that XAVC-S MP4 files may not play in realtime and not all are supported.