Monday, April 13, 2015

Upload Canon XC10 XF-AVC 4K MXF to YouTube/Vimeo/Facebook

Have interests in uploading Canon XC10 XF-AVC 4K MXF to YouTube, Vimeo or Facebook for sharing? That’s exactly an awesome idea! But do you know the best video codec for uploading? If not, you may get some troubles there. Fortunately, best solutions are offered here to upload the Canon XC10 XF-AVC 4K MXF to YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook.

How to upload Canon XC10 XF-AVC 4K MXF to YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook? If you are looking for an easy and direct way, you may wish to read this post. Canon has recently announced the development of XF-AVC, a new proprietary video format for the efficient recording of high-image-quality 4K, 2K and HD video footage. XF-AVC is mainly targeting professional-use 4K video camcorders, such as the most recent Canon XC10 4K Camcorder, which delivers enhanced workflows across various stages of the production process, from shooting to editing.

Canon XC10 uses XF-AVC movie recording format, employs the MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 video compression format, and stores shootings in an MXF wrapper. MXF is a “container” or “wrapper” format which supports a number of different streams of coded “essence”, encoded with any of a variety of codecs, together with a metadata wrapper which describes the material contained within the MXF file. MXF has been designed to address a number of problems with non-professional formats.

Since YouTube/Vimeo/Facebook has their best supported video formats, why can’t we convert all the video formats to those suitable ones for YouTube/Vimeo/Facebook. Powerful converting assistant Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac is highly recommended here. If you are running on Windows, you can refer to the equivalent version Pavtube MXF Converter. As well as encoding the edited video back to normal files for sharing with friends, it can adjust our output videos with our own favorite settings.


Below is the simple guide about how to upload Canon XC10 XF-AVC 4K MXF to YouTube/Vimeo/Facebook:

Step 1: Backup your MXF files from Canon XC10 to hard drive. Install and launch MXF Converter for Mac. Drag and drop MXF files to the software. You can import multiple files at once thanks to “Add from folder” button.

Step 2: Click the “Format” bar and come to the output list, here we should select the different output items there. For example, choose the “Flash Video>>FLV H.264 (*.flv)” for YouTube. Or “HD Video>>AVI HD Video(*.avi)/H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)” individually for Vimeo and Facebook.

Step 3: Click “Settings” button to customize the output video and audio settings by yourself. But if you are not good at it, you’d better use the default parameters, they will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality basically. You can change the resolution, bit rate, frame rate as you need.

Step 4: You can preview to check the final result. Once you are satisfied with it, click the “Convert” button to start converting Canon XC10 XF-AVC 4K MXF for uploading to YouTube/Vimeo/Facebook flawlessly. It will take you a little while.

Conclusion: From Canon XC10 XF-AVC 4K MXF to supported videos for YouTube/Vimeo/Facebook, such the easy operation job you can do well. Just have fun for sharing wonderful XF-AVC 4K MXF videos captured by Canon XC10 on YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook with your family and friends!

Further Reading:


  1. You can follow the converting MKV to Facebook supported MP4 or MOV step by step guide to upload MKV to Facebook successfully at

  2. you can use Avdshare Video Converter to Convert any MXF file from any camcorder to YouTube better supported MP4 H.264.

  3. iDealshare VideoGo is just the right MKV to Roku Converter app which is especially designed to convert all kinds of MKV files to Roku supported format.