Necessary pc build to edit digital video

  valfeast 16:43 27 Aug 2003
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I would like opinions on what kit is considered necessary in the build of a pc to enable video editing.

  Diemmess 16:52 27 Aug 2003

Highest spec you can pay for, and oodles of HD space. Speed and ease of use will need all you can afford.

  BinaryBen 17:57 27 Aug 2003

Your looking at some serious hardware here. I'm in the middle of having a video editing suite being built and it aint cheap. I don't have the full specs at the mo, they're still being finalised but if you have a realistic budget the check out DataNext Computer Systems. They specialise in this sort of stuff.

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  valfeast 17:59 27 Aug 2003

Thanks Diemess. Firewire? USB2? What video card? Lots of questions. I am new at this.

  valfeast 18:02 27 Aug 2003

Thanks Ben. I am probably misleading you slightly in that I am after the best connection ports in order to shunt gear from camera to pc. I do not want to get ripped off by sales offering me something I don't need.

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