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Old 05-24-2006, 09:26 PM   #1
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ok im a complete mac newb, but will this run final cut express?
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Old 05-24-2006, 09:36 PM   #2
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yeah, it should run it. but installing mac os x on your pc would make it run faster and more efficiently (final cut)
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Default Re: would this run final cut express?

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yeah, it should run it. but installing mac os x on your pc would make it run faster and more efficiently (final cut)
how much is osx?

how about this one?
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the second one...definately.
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Default Re: would this run final cut express?

k sorry how about this one? would it run it good though with barely any/no lag?
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Default Re: would this run final cut express?

which version? final cut express HD? if yes, your srewed.

System Requirements
Macintosh computer with 500MHz or faster PowerPC G4 or G5 (550MHz for PowerBook G4) or Intel Core Duo
512MB RAM
Display with 1024-by-768 (or higher) resolution
An AGP or PCI Express graphics card compatible with Quartz Extreme
Mac OS X 10.4.6 or later
QuickTime 7.0.4 or later
HDV features require 1GHz or faster processor and 1GB of RAM (2GB recommended)
500MB disk space required for applications; additional 16GB of additional storage space for Soundtrack and LiveType content (can be installed on separate disks)
DVD drive for software installation
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Default Re: would this run final cut express?

y would i be screwed? this seems to be up to par...
http://cgi.ebay.com/IBook-768-MB-Ra...1QQcmdZViewItem

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how about this one? would it run it without any lag? is everthing i need to get up and running (except the software) included in the package?
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...MEWA%3AIT&rd=1
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Default Re: would this run final cut express?

the very last one you posted
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will that run it with no/very little lag? cuz like some of my video editing is getting serious. so i need something reliable.
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Default Re: would this run final cut express?

yeah, i was thinking of buying a macmini simply for iLife and other media
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