How to Edit H.265/HEVC 4K Video with Edius Pro 4/5/6/7/8?

Edius Pro provides a simple alternatives to the industry leaders, but it has all of the tools that other professional video editing software has such as powerful tools, enhanced timeline, advanced multicam support, 64-bit processing. One peculiarity that sets Edius Pro apart from others is that it doesn't utilize GPU acceleration for rendering, transcoding and exporting videos. And this is a big advantage over other applications that require time and processing capacity to render footage.

Edius Pro interface

Edius Pro supported format for file import:

Edius Pro supported file formats

From the above table lists, we can see there Edius Pro has no file import support for H.265/HEVC compressed 4K video files. Therefore, how to successfully import H.265/HEVC 4K video to Edius Pro becomes a hot issue. Since Edius Pro lacks GPU acceleration for transcoding H.265/HEVC 4K video files, you will need to employ a third-party application to perform the video codec transcoding process for you. You can find a powerful program such as Pavtube Video Converter that is capable of handling all source of H.265/HEVC 4K video such as Samsung NX1/NX500 camera recorded or online downloaded to Edius Pro 4/5/6/7/8 editable file formats listed above.

How to transcode and import H.265/HEVC 4K video to Edius 4/5/6/7/8?

Step 1: Import h.265/HEVC 4K video files to the program.

On the program's main interface menu bar, hit "File" > "Add Video/Audio" or "Add from folder" to add source H.265/HEVC 4K files to the program.

Add source H.265/HEVC 4K files

Step 2: Select output file format.

From "Format" bar drop-down option, choose one of Edius Pro 4/5/6/7/8 supported file formats such as "Common Video" > "MPEG-4 Movie (*.mp4)" to output.

Select output profile format

Step 3: Customize output profile parameters.

Click "Settings" to open "Profile Settings" window, here you can adjust output video codec, size, bitrate, frame rate and audio codec, sample rate, bit rate and channels.

Change output profile parameters

Step 4: Convert H.265/HEVC 4K video to Edius Pro.

After you have finished all the settings, hit right-bottom "Convert" button to start H.265/HEVC 4K video to Edius Pro 4/5/6/7/8 MPEG-4 conversion process.

When the conversion is done, click "Open output folder" to locate and find your converted files. The feel free to do your further professional video editing with Edius Pro 4/5/6/7/8.

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