The avchd file extension is related to the Advanced Video Coding High Definition (AVCHD) video file format.

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Software that works with avchd file extension

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AVCHD file extension - HD video file

What is avchd file? How to open avchd files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The avchd file extension is associated with the AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video developed by Sony and Panasonic.

The *.avchd file stores video and audio data.

The default software associated to avchd file type:

VLC media player icon

VideoLAN Project Team logo VLC media player  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  VideoLAN Project Team

VLC media player is very popular multimedia player developed for Windows, Apple Mac, Linux, Unix and various other platforms.

VLC can playback many of the video formats (AVI, MKV, OGV, WMV, ASF, MOV...) and audio formats (MP3, AAC, M4A, OGG, FLAC...) as well as support of subtitles for video. It can also be used as a streaming server and multimedia transcoder.

Help how to open AVCHD files:

Many common video formats can be played back with some universal media player like VLC player. However, some highly specialized and proprietary formats may only be supported in certain players that are usually provided by the original developer.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open video and movie files

How to convert file with extension AVCHD:

Generally speaking, you will need a multimedia converter if you want to convert one video format to another. You can find hundreds of converters on the internet, but their quality may vary and many may not even support every video format. So always use some of the more popular and reliable software first.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert video and movie files

List of recommended software applications associated to the .avchd file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open avchd file, edit avchd file, convert avchd file, view avchd file, play avchd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

  • Play avchd file

avchd file players - programs that can play avchd file - HD video file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for play avchd file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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