MTS/M2TS to AVI Converter - Convert MTS/M2TS to AVI on Mac and Windows

Convert MTS/M2TS to AVI for Playback on Windows Media Player, Windows Movie Maker, PowerPoint, Xbox 360 etc

Jun 29, 2015, Posted by Andrew Smith

The Reason Why Convert MTS/M2TS to AVI

Nowadays, many HD video camcorders use a folder structure very similar to Blu-ray DVD named AVCHD to store recorded video and related information. In a subfolder named STREAM there are many MTS files, corresponding to M2TS files in Blu-ray DVD. These files are recorded video clips. You can play these files in some video players like VLC.

However, there are much more players that doesn't support MTS/M2TS file format, especially those popular players like iTunes, QuickTime, Windows Media Player. What's more, many video editing tools doesn't support MTS/M2TS either. The solution for playing MTS/M2TS file in popular player or editing MTS/M2TS in popular video editing software is converting MTS/M2TS file into more popular video format like AVI format.

To complete the conversion from MTS/M2TS to AVI, a widely used solution is turn to a professional MTS/M2TS to AVI Converter.

MTS/M2TS to AVI Converter Mac/Windows

There are lots of MTS to AVI Converter on the market. However, few of them work well at all. In addition, another drawback of these MTS to AVI Converters is that they has single function such as most of them can convert MTS/M2TS to AVI, but edit MTS/M2TS videos before the conversion.

Today, we highly recommend a multifunction MTS to AVI Converter - Faasoft MTS to AVI Converter to fulfill your various needs.

The powerful Faasoft MTS to AVI Converter has the feature of converting MTS or M2TS files to more popular AVI format so that you can play MTS/M2TS clips in Windows Media Player, Xbox 360, PlayStation, Portable Media Player and BlackBerry, PowerPoint, etc, or edit MTS/M2TS files in Windows Movie Maker, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc.

In addition, Faasoft MTS to AVI Converter also enables to convert MTS/M2TS videos to almost all kinds of famous video formats like MTS/M2TS to MP4, MTS/M2TS to MOV, MTS/M2TS to FLV, WMV, MKV, ASF, MXF, WebM, OGV, 3GP, DivX Video, Xvid Video, Matroska Video, ProRes, SWF, RM, DV, etc. Not only that, this program supports extracting audio from MTS/M2TS files to save to MP3, WAV, M4A, AAC, AC3, AIFF, CAF, DTS, etc. In this way, you can play MTS/M2TS files anywhere without any hassle.

Moreover, it works as a powerful built-in MTS/M2TS Editor as well, with which, it becomes easier and faster to edit MTS/M2TS files in the following aspects such as rotate, compress, crop, cut, merge, add effect/watermark/subtitle, adjust volume level, take snapshot, change bitrate and add background music and so on.

How to Convert MTS/M2TS to AVI?

Now it's time to convert MTS/M2TS to AVI. First what you need to do preparatory work is download and install the wonderful Faasoft MTS/M2TS to AVI Converter freely and then launch it.

Step 1 Add MTS/M2TS file
The program supports dragging and dropping MTS/M2TS files to the program to load files. This way is quite fast and simple.

Step 2 Select AVI as output format
Click "Profile" drop-down button of the program to choose "AVI Audio-Video Interleaved (*.avi)" as output format from "General Video" category.

  • To play MTS/M2TS files in iPhone, iTunes, QuickTime, iPod, iPad, Apple TV, etc, please choose output formats from the corresponding categories such as "iPhone", "iPod", "iPad & Apple TV", etc or set "MOV QuickTime Video (*.mov)" as output format from "General Video" category.
  • Set "iMovie Video (*mp4)" as output from "General Video" if you want to edit MTS/M2TS in iMovie or choose "ProRes Apple ProRes codec (*mov)" to edit MTS/M2TS in Final Cut Pro.
  • To upload MTS/M2TS file to video sharing websites, select output formats from "Web Video" category.
  • There are many other categories to choose.

Step 3 Convert MTS to AVI
When all settings satisfied, click the big "Convert" button to finish MTS/M2TS to AVI conversion.


With such a useful and efficient MTS to AVI Converter, you can do anything that you can think of.