Looking for a pc

Looking for a pc

Postby OlberJ » Mon Mar 30, 2015 10:42 pm

In the market for a new desktop pc that can handle video and audio well.

Any suggestions what to go for and where best to buy? Just the case and hardware I need, no peripherals.

Been a while since I built a machine but I'd like to use it for editing and also a bit of home music production with the geetar etc.

Gaming not a concern. Not interested in a mac. Budget would be good but I'll spend where vital.

Cheers in advance,
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Re: Looking for a pc

Postby m1key » Mon Mar 30, 2015 11:17 pm

I bought one of these last year (so the exact spec has probably changed a wee bit):
http://www.chillblast.com/Chillblast-Fu ... -Lite.html

Not the cheapest but it's fast and handles video editing no problem at all.

I also got this (but version 12), which is good value and pretty capable:
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Adobe-Photoshop ... b_title_vg

I'd spend the money on CPU, RAM & graphics card. If you want to save a bit, could do with out the solid state drive and RAID?
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