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

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Software that open avchd file

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AVCHD file extension - HD video data

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 open avchd file:

VLC media player icon

VideoLAN Project Team logoVLC media player  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
VideoLAN Project Team

Very popular multimedia player developed for Windows, Apple Mac, Linux, Unix and various other operating systems and 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:

Use VLC player to playback *.avchd files.

How to convert:

Compatible tools are able to export *.avchd files to other video formats.

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

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android 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's database).

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

Programs supporting the exension avchd on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. 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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