How to Convert MTS to YouTube AVI FLV MP4 and More

Convert MTS to YouTube Format

AVCHD camcorders has become more and more popular among the video shooting lover and is widely used by camcorder producers including Sony, Canon, Panasonic, JVC, Leica, etc. The video that you shot from your AVCHD camcorder is in MTS format. If you have recorded an interesting video clip with your AVCHD camcorder and want to upload it to YouTube so as to share it with your family, friends or the world, you will face the problem that YouTube does not support MTS format.

Here is a list of some well-known formats that YouTube supports

WebM files - Vp8 video codec and Vorbis Audio codecs

.MPEG4, 3GPP and MOV files - Typically supporting h264, mpeg4 video codecs, and AAC audio codec

.AVI - Many cameras output this format - typically the video codec is MJPEG and audio is PCM

.MPEGPS - Typically supporting MPEG2 video codec and MP2 audio


.FLV - Adobe-FLV1 video codec, MP3 audio

Obviously, MTS format is not in the above list of formats YouTube supports. You can't upload it to YouTube unless you convert the video from MTS to a friendly format for YouTube first on your computer. Actually, there is a quite easy way to convert MTS to YouTube in Mac/Windows (Windows 8 included).

How we can convert MTS video to YouTube video?

To convert MTS files to YouTube supported videos, all you need is to get a professional MTS to YouTube Converter used in this guide. Then you are able to finish the MTS video to YouTube video conversion keeping the video quality after several simple clicks. Here comes the step by step guide of MTS to YouTube video format.

1Free download the MTS to YouTube Converter, install and run it.

Launch this program and you will see the below interface.

2Add MTS video files

Click "Add Video" image button to add MTS video files, or directly drag and drop the MTS videos to the interface. This MTS to YouTube converter allows you to add more files and do batch conversion at a time.

Add File

3Select YouTube HD Video (*mp4) as profile and convert

Click profile button, type "YouTube" in search box and choose YouTube HD Video (*mp4) as the output format.

Profile Settings

Then you can click "Convert" to convert MTS file to YouTube compatible video right away.

1. If you want to merge several video clips into one file, just choose MTS video files and click "Merge" button at the bottom of file list area before you begin the conversion.

2. The MTS conversion software supports professional functions, including crop, merge, watermark and trim. You can edit the files before converting MTS to YouTube video format.

This article shows the detailed steps of converting MTS to YouTube compatible video formats. If you have video that are from iMovie, then you could should read this post to convert iMovie to YouTube.

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September 04, 2017 10:02 / Updated by to Video
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