Article ID : S1Q0405 / Last Modified : 06/10/2010Print

3rd Party Software Compatible with Sony® Cameras & AVCHD™ Video

    Important Information:

    • This list is solely based on the information shown on the web site of each software vendor as of June 2010, and Sony does not validate nor guarantee the performance of each software.
    • Other software vendors may also have Sony® camera compatible software. For more information, review the How to find compatible software section.
    • Any damage to Sony products caused by third party software is not covered by, and will void, the product's limited warranty.
    • For the functions and operations of the software, please contact each software vendor.
    • Availability and functions of the software may be different depending on the countries or regions. Please check the local web site for the software available in your region.

    How to find Compatible AVCHD Software

    • Look for descriptions such as "works with AVCHD cameras" on the features, and check if "AVCHD format" or "M2TS file" is listed as the supported import/export formats.
    • To create an AVCHD disc, check the supported formats of its DVD authoring feature as well.

        • = Supported
        — = Not Supported

    Vendor Software Import
    Disc Creation
    Sony Vegas® Movie Studio 9 Platinum
    Adobe Adobe® Premiere® Elements 8
    Adobe® Premiere® Pro CS4
    Avid Pinnacle™ Studio™ Ultimate 14
    Corel Digital Studio™ 2010
    Grass Valley Edius® 5 *1 *1


    *1= It is supported with the bundled Corel™ DVD MovieFactory software.