Advanced Video Coding High Definition or AVCHD is the most preferred format for recording and playing high definition videos from high definition camcorders. The 720 or 1080 HD videos from such camcorders provide their viewers with Blue Ray quality output. However, many people look to convert their HD camcorder videos in AVCHD to DVD because of the high price of the Blue Ray players. By doing such conversion, you can enjoy Blue Ray quality videos on your standard DVD players, and provides the chance of creating a DVD collection, which can be the most preferable way of preserving the most precious moments of your life.
You can achieve your goal to convert AVCHD to DVD with the help of a DVD Creator. Below guides will show you how to convert AVCHD to DVD on Mac/Windows.
Part 1. How to Burn AVCHD Files to DVD on Mac
For Mac user, I would like to introduce you to a simple-designed yet professional tool, iSkysoft DVD Creator for Mac. This tool is able to burn videos from large number of popular formats into DVDs in blazing speed. Just take below three steps to process the conversion.
Import AVCHD Videos to DVD Creator for Mac
Drag the AVCHD files to the program, or click the button to add the AVCHD videos.
Edit the AVCHD files (Optional)
Then, you can edit the videos by cropping, trimming or changing the effects. You can also add your personalized DVD menu to your video files, add the text and background music.
Start AVCHD to DVD Conversion on Mac
Hit the button and burn the AVCHD videos to DVD on Mac (Snow Leopard, Mountain Lion included). The burning process might take a while depending on the size of the AVCHD files. Just let this AVCHD to DVD Creator for Mac handle the rest for you. When it's done, you can share these happy moments with family and friends.
Part 2. How to Burn AVCHD Files to DVD on Windows
While if you are using Windows platform, you can adopt the DVD creator for Windows version. This AVCHD to DVD converter for Windows works fine as the above Mac version. You can opt from either DVD-5 or DVD-9 version of discs to burn your video file. The user interface of this software provides the entire range of choice while burning the video into DVDs. Below Windows guide gives you more details.
Add AVCHD Files to the DVD Creator
You will get several ways to add AVCHD files to the program. Run the program and go to the main interface. Click the “Import” button on top left corner and load your AVCHD files. Or open your local folder where you have saved your AVCHD files, and then directly drag and drop the files to the program. The files will be loaded automatically.
Select DVD Menu
This Windows AVCHD to DVD converter provides a collection of menu templates and you can add any of the designs according to the theme of your DVD. Go to the “Menu Template”, double click one of the menus to add it to your DVD.
Start Converting AVCHD to DVD on Windows
At the bottom of the main interface, select D5 or D9 disc for your DVD and confirm the Aspect Ratio. Then preview your DVD. If everything is OK, click the “Burn” button to give your DVD a name and choose the destination. Last, click the “Start” button to process the conversion.