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#1 Robbie Hardy

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Posted 02 March 2007 - 06:54 AM

Hello again...

I am thinking about getting the Panasonic AG-DVX100b but am wanting to be able to edit the footage on a Laptop.

A Dell Laptop I'm looking at has the following spec:

Intel Core 2 Duo Processor T7200,
4 MB L2 Cache,
2048MB 533MHz Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM (2x1024),
160GB (5400rpm) Sata Hard Drive,
256MB Grapghics Card...

Would this be able to cope with editing from the DVX100b ?

I want a Laptop so I can easily edit from it around the U.K

If this is not good enough, could someone tell me the spec I should be looking at in order to have no problems...?

Many thanks in advance..

Rob
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#2 Zamir Merali

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Posted 02 March 2007 - 03:11 PM

That would defiantly be good. The dvx is sd and had low colour data. I've editted dvx footage on my 1.3 ghz 512 ram and cheap video card no problem.
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#3 Jonathan Bowerbank

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Posted 02 March 2007 - 04:12 PM

It's more than enough to get the job done.
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#4 Robbie Hardy

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Posted 03 March 2007 - 03:54 AM

Thanks chaps...
My mate is selling his. He only got it for his girlfriend a month ago.
£600! Not a bad bargain??
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