Video Editing

Forum discussion tagged with Video Editing.
  1. RohitRaut

    Question Should I upgrade from i5 2500k to i5 9500F?

    My old motherboard has 4 slots for RAM and out of those 3 are dead and hence I cannot buy and use a new RAM on those. Only one 8GB RAM is running now on the working slot and its only a matter of time before it dies as well. My CPU and Mobo are from 2011. My CPU is i5 2500k. Now I have no choice...
  2. M

    Question Best Monitor For Video Editing Under $300

    I'm currently looking for a monitor primarily for video editing. I'll be using a MacBook Pro with a Vega 20 GPU. I don't need any fancy gaming features or anything. I just want the most accurate monitor I can under $300. While 4k or 1440p would be nice, I'm ok with 1080p. I would however prefer...
  3. 3MWE

    Question New processor, old motherboard

    Hi, My laptop died, so I decided to get my old desktop out of storage. I had it custom built about 10 years ago to be a pretty decent budget gamer for the time. Back then I mostly used it for playing Sims 3 and Unreal Tournament. I still love games, but now I also need to do a lot of media...
  4. Richard_F909

    Question My friend got ripped-off when upgrading his PC, and now he wants to fix it buying piece by piece. Is it feasible?

    Hello everyone, hope any of you can help me with this one. Background info: A friend of mine decided to learn Premiere and After Effects and in the process upgrade his PC. He took his off the shelf HP to a “guy” who charged him $500.00 USD for 32 GB of RAM, a GPU card and a couple of SSD (all...
  5. asem1123

    Looking for an under $1000 gaming laptop

    Hi, even though the the title says I want a gaming laptop, I'm actually going to use it for mostly video editing and animation. My budget is $1000, and for that money I couldn't find a gaming laptop with a color accurate IPS panel. I don't really want high refresh rate, just the >85% sRGB color...
  6. S

    Question i5 8600k vs i5 9400f vs ryzen 5 2600 vs ryzen 7 2700 vs i7 8700k for premier pro

    hi, i m going to build a pc for video editing in adobe premiere pro and doing little bit of after effect, gaming is not my priority and i will be not doing that(except for some time) i have narrow down some parts for my build but stuck with processor as a result motherboard and gpu is also not...
  7. J

    Question Recommendations for easy and intuitive video editting software

    I have some old family videos and other things on my Windows PC hard drive that are a) needing of trimming where there are long periods where nothing is happening; b) one or two has audio out of synch with video. I'd like to be able to resolve that as easily as possible; and c) some are...
  8. A

    Question Best editing PC build in 2019

    I'm building a new editing computer and I need something pretty powerful since I edit music videos that are really visual effects heavy. My current computer is a prebuilt gaming pc I spent $2000 on and it's not cutting it anymore. I went to Micro center and explained what I needed with my list...
  9. J

    Question Graphics Card Freezing

    Hi guys, For a couple of months my graphics card (at least that's what I think has been the issue), a Sapphire R9 280x Vapor-X, has been behaving quite erratically. Sometimes, especially when loading a video game (eg. loading video game menu, loading a new map in a video game like Counter...
  10. N

    Question First time building PC — Best RAM?

    So after 10 years in Macworld I'm returning to PC. Oh how things have changed. Pretty excited to be going back, but I'm basically a newb in doing my first custom build. Note: I'm not putting together a gaming system, but one for video editing (HD and 4K), running the Adobe CC suite. I'm...
  11. J

    Question Video Editing/Gaming PC/Workstation

    Fellas, Lady Fellas: I'm looking to build a solid video editing/gaming pc, and everyday life. My editing software is adobe premiere pro. I'd like to make it as upgradable as possible. My budget is around $1200 USD, but I'd consider saving more if totally necessary. $1200 is a start and I'd...
  12. V

    Question Can RTX 2060 (or GTX 1660 Ti) handle a 3 screen setup for video editing?

    I am building a video editing machine with i7 8700 (non k) and Inno 3D RTX 2060 6GB. I will be connecting it to a Benq 27" PD2710QC QHD Monitor (for primary editing), a Dell S2218H FHD Monitor (for footage management and casual browsing) and a Sony Bravia 40" FHD TV (for video output). I won't...
  13. E

    Question Video editing PC for up to 2 000 dollars

    Hello, I want to buy a new PC for video editing but i dont know whats best to buy. It can be prebuild or not it does’nt matter. Gaming: No, i dont play games. Video length: 2 to 15 minutes long. Resolution: 1080p FPS: 60 Software: Camtasia and After effects Budget is up to $2000
  14. V

    Question What do you think of this $2000 Video Editing rig?

    Hi, Please suggest me if the video editing system that I have decided to build will be good enough for a 1080p proxy workflow (might even edit native 4k from time to time). My preferred NLE is Adobe Premiere Pro at the moment, but I do intend to make a jump to Avid Media Composer (great for...
  15. A

    Question Best computer build for video editing? $5000 budget

    What's a good build for editing? Spent around $2000 on my last computer and it's just not cutting it anymore. Once I start adding effects it's impossible to play the timeline smoothly. My current specs are: i7-7700K 32 GB ram GTX 1080ti graphics card 480GB SSD I do a lot of heavy duty visual...
  16. T

    Question Is the i7 4790k good enough for video editing in 2019?

    My older brother is going to give me his i7 4790k as he has upgraded his cpu, I am a videographer who uses premier Pro, however due to a very bad CPU have had to edit using my universities media equipment, and I need to know is it good enough to edit and colour grade high quality 1080p footage...
  17. K

    Question what should i upgrade in my pc to make it better?!

    i currently have a cyber power from 2013 with a processor: AMD FX(tm)-4300 Quad-core processor 3.80 GHz RAM: 8GB system type: 64 bit Operating System im really just looking to make it faster for video editing using shotcut. i also would like to game on it, i used to do a lot of...
  18. P

    Question What to do with K10 Tesla in video editing PC

    I posted this question on the systems forum a few days ago, but I think maybe it is better suited for here. I have just taken over a build of a PC for video editing and Graphic Creation. The previous "builder" purchased an NVidia K10 Tesla GPU and an 800 Watt Power Supply, and had an older...
  19. M

    Question Best (budget) build for heavy motion graphics, 2D/ 3D animation, 4k video editing, AND gaming?

    Hello! This is my first time posting here, so please forgive me if this topic has been addressed a bunch of times. I've been reading through the threads, and the most recent similar one I could find was posted in 2017, and I'm looking for up-to-date recommendations. I'm currently an MFA Film...
  20. G

    Question Mid Range Router

    Currently running virmin super hub 3, which is not so super ;-) Looking at Netgear x6 8000 or x6s 8000p Budget around £100 second hand Any ideas or recommendations Need to connect to about 10 items phones tablets etc, you know how it is with kids etc Fast & good wifi thankz