Recent content by thewisemac

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    Overwhelmed by Graphics Card Options, Editing in Final Cut Pro X

    I'm in the same boat. I'm also on the fence for 1155 or 2011. I do a lot of multicam editing and need more power than my 2.5 ghz i7 16gb dual ssd mbp 17 inch. Would a hexa core cpu crunch FCPX more than a fast GPU?
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    ASUS Sabertooth x79 w/ socket 2011 3930k FCPX

    You bring up a good point. I currently have a quad core 2.5 ghz i7 Mac Book with 16gb ram, dual solid states and it is not powerful enough for my needs. I'm not interested in future proofing, I need a well built machine that will perform for importing and logging of media. The current Mac Pro...
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    Need advice on uncomplicated build for medium-duty video and photo editing...

    I need a firewire card that has minimal latency and works well with an audio interface.
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    ASUS Sabertooth x79 w/ socket 2011 3930k FCPX

    Hello, I am in the midst of completing a major video project for a client and I need a new workstation. After researching the forums, I am ready to buy a x79 2011 socket system today. I have chosen the following. Please leave feedback before I pull the trigger. Case I currently own: CM...
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    Hackinotsh or new iMac for Photo/Video/DAW?

    I want to build a more powerful hackintosh than the current iMac for Photo/Video/DAW I use Adobe, FCPX, Logic, ProTools, and other creative suites. I'm looking to upgrade to a faster machine with a bigger screen and more connectivity than my current laptop, a 17 inch MBP. The 17 inch MBP specs...
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    Gigabyte GA-H61M-SH2 F1 rev 1.2 Help

    When I built my first Snow Leopard Hackintosh in 2009, which I have since sold, the 7300GT was the card shipping in the Mac Pro at the time. The Zotac worked in my 2009 Hackintosh without any extra kexts, simply plug and play. I kept the card and sold the 2009 Hackintosh with an ATI. Boy do I...
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    Gigabyte GA-H61M-SH2 F1 rev 1.2 Help

    Gigabyte GA-H61M-SH2 F1 rev 1.2 My setup includes: Gigabyte GA-H61M-SH2 F1 rev 1.2 Intel Pentium G620 2.6ghz Zotac Geforce 7300GT Will in blend?