Video Editing

Forum discussion tagged with Video Editing.
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    Can I edit 4K videos smoothly with this laptop?

    I'm going to get a Dell Inspiron 5570 with these specs: I7-8550u Radeon 530 16gb RAM 256gb SSD 1080p matt screen Will I be able to edit 4K videos with fair number of basic effects smoothly?
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    Video editor for my low end pc

    I have 1.90 GHz i3 3rd gen cpu(the problem) with 1GB GeForce GT 740M and 12 gigs ram. Shotcut really pushes my cpu. Are there any video editing alternatives for my pc?
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    Best Laptop for Video Editing 1000€

    What is your budget? 1000€ 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Anything above 13" would be good 3. What screen resolution do you want? The best you guys recommend is necessary 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? I don't think I would be...
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    Laptop vs Laptop sales assist!

    A bit of background: I will use the laptop primarily for video editing and photoshop, with gaming as a secondary use. (I played on low and medium all my life I'm not keen on always having games on ultra, you could call me a semi-casual gamer) My budget is 1500 pounds and I'm comparing a mid to...
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    A cool eGPU school project, need opinions fast

    Hey guys, I built an eGPU school project with a twist: it can clip on to a laptop Need opinions fast: Rate 1-10 if you were given this to do video editing,3D modeling,maybe gaming My goal was that you can carry it around easily in a backpack, it can attach to the laptop (not just connected by...
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    Solved! Which laptop out of these 2 should I get?

    Hi guys Which laptop config should I get for casual gaming, Lightroom & Photoshop, and occasional video editing? I tend to multitask quite a bit (happy when I can at least keep 10 tabs open in Chrome when I'm doing video editing for instance). Choice 1: GTX 1060 MAX-Q 6GB / 16GB DDR4...
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    Should I put my Video Editing Software on my SSD?

    Hello everyone! I am currently downloading DaVinci Resolve Editing Software, which I have been told is very powerful. I also recently bought a 500GB SSD, which I am using with a 1TB and 2TB HDD The only thing I have installed on my SSD is my OS. I would like to know if I would see a...
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    video temp files and other types of program questions?

    Do video editing programs create their own temp files that could fill up the OS Drive? Should they be move to another drive? Is there any other type of programs that may need to be moved off the OS Drive? What should I keep on the OS Drive and what should I relocate to another drive? Thanks...
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    Solved! Best Laptop for Video Editing Under $800AUD - Lenovo i5 or Acer A9? Help!

    Hi, I need to choose a laptop for some video editing - mainly 1080p, some 4K - and I need to choose between these laptops. This laptop will also be my day-to-day laptop and I hope it should last all the way thru high school (yr7-yr12) This one...
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    Budget laptop for video editing and gaming?

    So I've been on the internet the entire week doing research on what laptop to get and I still haven't found anything satisfactory. I'm getting into video editing professionally and I also game a lot. I thought the following specs would be perfect for my requirements: Intel i7 8th gen with 6...
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    Solved! Upgradable laptop for video editing

    Hi, My XPS 9560 sadly broke down and I need to replace it urgently. I'm looking for a laptop where I can put and reuse the 16gb of RAM (2x8 sodimm) and the 512go NVME M.2 of the dead XPS. I do pretty simple video editing in Adobe Premiere, I don't use lot of special effects, I just want...
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    Solved! Dell Inspiron 15 7000 for video editing?

    I ordered a Dell Inspiron 15 7000 and plan on using it to edit 1080p videos with Premiere Pro. The specs are: 8th gen intel i-7 16GB Ram DDR4 256 SSD NVIDIA Geoforce MX130 2GB GDDR5 Wanted an opinion on whether you think this can handle video editing. I know the XPS is the better option but...
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    Solved! Choosing laptop for video editing (Dell XPS 15 9570?)

    Hi everyone, I am deciding on buying a new laptop for my video editing work. I mostly work with 1080 and 4K videos (could be proxies) and often have Premiere, After Effects and sometimes Photoshop all open at the same time. The most important part for me is to be able to watch the videos in...
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    Help with choosing components for laptop

    Im have a dilemma with what laptop i should buy. It would be used for college stuff, photo and video editing, lite gaming etc. My 3 current best options are 1. Intel core i5-8250u 16gb of RAM 1Tb+256gb storage MX130 2Gb...
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    Solved! Video editing laptop for beginners under 700

    hi, I am a possessor of mavic pro, I'm an hobbiest so I'm not looking for any professional product. Unfortunately my only option is a laptop as I don't have space for a desktop. I'm looking for a decent laptop which I can use for Video editing, something that can run some decent video editing...
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    Solved! Another search for basic video editing software....

    A while back, I was looking to replace Windows Movie Maker following a Windows reinstallation—I did not realize the software was no longer available for download from Microsoft. A third party seemed to have repackaged Movie Maker, but it required the use of a proprietary downloder, which scared...
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    Adobe Premiere Elements 2019 Review: Still the Best Video Editor

    Adobe Premiere Elements continues its long reign as the overall best consumer video-editing app, with new automated features and simplified workflows for quick video editing. Adobe Premiere Elements 2019 Review: Still the Best Video Editor : Read more
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    Best laptop for video-editing under 500$?

    Hello, I've currently got a 500$ budget on my birthday. But I want to spent it wisely on a video-editing laptop, but I dunno which laptop is the best for video-editing that is under 500$. So can anyone recommend me a video-editing laptop that is thinn, and doesn't weight alot? Cause I want to...
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    Mx 150 or i7 Laptop for editing?

    I want to buy a super light and thin laptop, that can hopefully do at least a bit of editing. In Ireland there are not many options for laptops, so im stuck with not too many. The main difference between them is that some have an i7 and some have an i5 and a GeForce MX150 2 GB, and I am...
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    Best video editor for my hardware

    It can be any price, as long as it works fine with my hardware. Tried after effects, but it was unusable with my current hw. Camtasia is kinda feature lacking. Intel Core I5-2430m @2.40GHz 2c 4t 8gb ddr3 750gb 5400rpm hdd GeForce GT520MX 1gb Windows 10 64 bit
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    Best Video editing laptop to use.

    Hi All, I am trying to recommend a laptop to my friend for high level video editing maybe even in 4k. I know the specs of what gaming laptops need but not video editing. From his price range (1-1.5k) what i have seen as the best is the Dell XPS 15 4k with i7 7700HQ, Gtx 1050 and a 512 gb SSD...
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    What is better processor for video editing core i3 or amd a9

    Lenovo ideapad 330 core i3 8th gen 4gb ram,2gb radeon 530 or Lenovo ideapad 330 amd a9 8gb ram,2gb radeon
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    Video Editing Specs

    Hi! I just started a YouTube channel and have found my old and cheap Toshiba satellite laptop my parents bought me when I moved back home is very difficult to get any editing and work done. I'm shopping around for a new laptop but I'm also very limited on budget (I'd like to pay as little as...
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    Laptop video editing for 10-year-old

    My granddaughter is getting into video editing and production. What can I get that would be a good beginner laptop? I know spending a lot is better, but she's 10 and a beginner. I just want to get her something she can start off with and then upgrade later.
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    2GB 4K or 6GB 1080p for video editing?

    I'm getting a new laptop for video editing and some light gaming and I'm torn between the Acer Predator Helios 300 15" and the Lenovo Yoga 720 15". They both have similar specs except for the screen and graphics card- the Yoga has a 4K UHD display with a 2GB GTX 1050 and the Helios has a 1080p...
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    affordable laptop for video editing

    good day!i just wanna ask if a dedicated graphics card is really impotant for a video editing laptop? but i will upgrade my ram and put some ssd on my laptop.
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    Matebook D or Nitro 5 for Video Editing?

    Hi all! I have been shopping for a video editing laptop, and I've recently come across the Acer Nitro 5, which includes a Core i5 8300H and a GTX 1050 ti. However, I also found the Huawei Matebook D, which includes an AMD Ryzen R5 2500u with integrated RX Vega 8 graphics. My question is: which...
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    Looking for a notebook for graphic design, some video editing and gaming - budget 1200-1300 USD

    Hi, I'm looking for a solution to my 3 above mentioned 'needs'. Have checked Dell XPS 15 9560/9570 and Asus VivoBook Pro N580VD / M580VD. As for Dell, the 16 GB RAM notebooks might be too expensive and 8 GB might not be powerful enough. Asus had some good and bad reviews, and in the end, I'm...
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    PHOTOGRAPHY editing psd files

    I’m new here , please Be nice with me . I’m editing big psb files around 10GB each , I need a decent machine to work . I use mostly photoshop and Lightroom. Combined with several external plugins. Also need to do some occasional video editing. Than you !
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    What laptop would be a good fit for me?

    Hey, I'm Luther. Heres the deal; I'm a sixteen-year-old looking to buy a new laptop before I go to college next month. I'd like my laptop to last me up to five years and be used regularly. Day in, day out. As well as normal school work, word processing etc, I'm going to be using my laptop to...
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    4k video editing laptop

    Hi everyone. I'm looking for a laptop that can handle 4k video from my go pro. My budget is $1200-$1300. I have been looking at different articles and am still not sure what a strong option is. Thanks for the help!
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    4K video editing in Premiere - Faulty RAM or not enough RAM?

    I've been pulling my hair out of my head the past few days trying to get Adobe premiere to run smoothly on my new build: AMD 2700x ASUS Prime X470-Pro motherboard 1x GSKILL 16GB 3200 Model F4-3200C14D-16GTZRX EVGA GTX 1060 6gb SC EVGA 650W GQ Previously I would have random reboots with my PC...
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    Looking for a general use; Light photo/video editing laptop

    1. What is your budget? $1,000-1,500 USD. 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 13"-15" 3. What screen resolution do you want? At least 1080P 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? No preference. It will mostly be used around the house though. So...
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    Looking for a new laptop

    I'm looking for a laptop to take to university for programming/video editing/photo editing(Photoshop)/3D Rendering (Blender) and an amazing display for watching movies/YouTube videos my budget is 2,400$
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    Comparing video editing software

    Everybody has got several options for video editing like Vegas pro, after effects, premiere pro, Corel video studio and camtasia. But what are the real differences between them although I don't see almost any difference between them?!
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    New Laptop Help

    1. What is your budget? 230$ 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Light but want a fan inside 3. What screen resolution do you want? 720p or 1366x768 5. How much battery life do you need? A lot 6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the...
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    Need help buying a laptop for gaming and video editing

    Hello everyone, My brother wants a laptop mainly for gaming and video editing. We both don't know much about laptop specs and what to look for. So I hope someone can help us. His budget: €1000
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    Looking for a new laptop

    Moderator note: Moved post to Laptop General Discussion.] Hi, I was looking to get a new laptop for school/video editing with some gaming like new titles if possible, I was thinking about either a Lenovo Legion y520 laptop which comes with 16gb ram, i7 7700hq, 128gb ssd, GTX 1060 3gb and a HP...
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    Ideapad 330 - ok budget laptop for editing or a terrible idea?

    Hey guys, sorry for the repeated question, but after searching all over the internet and this forum, I`m still completely lost. :/ Basically, my little faithful Lenovo G400 that has served me well for 4 years is on its deathbed, and I desperatly need a new laptop before my one leaves me for...
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    Need new laptop with light video editing

    Budget is $1,000 and can be stretched a bit but I prefer to go lower if I can. I was thinking the 8th gen i7 with SSD and 16gb ram. How important is the Nvidia specs? Do I need 1060? Can I go lower on this? I have a travel business and plan on doing light video editing. 2-10 minute videos...
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    Single-channel RAM or Dual channel RAM for photoshop, video editing, VR and gaming?

    I am going to do a study in Multi-media design. As the title mentioned, my study will contain the following: Visual design, photography/photoshopping, video editing, VR-related stuff and for me some occassional gaming on the side. My max budget has been raised from 1500 euros to 1800 euros...
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    Please help with video editing cpu/gpu purchase. What should I buy?

    Hello! I am new here... I am hoping someone can offer some good insight for me. I am getting into videography / video editing / photo edit... I'm about to make a purchase between two laptops and was wondering if either is a good choice or if I am wasting money here and should I look at other...
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    Unusual times for video editing after CPU upgrade

    I'm a content creator and more specific, I have a youtube channel and I'm editing videos for it. About a month ago I took the decision to upgrade my CPU to have better times for my editing. So I upgraded my Intel Pentium G4600 with an Inter i7-7700K. So at the moment my specs are: i7-7700k, GTX...
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    Help with Video Editing on Lenova Yoga

    Have 2 Lenova Yoga laptops, one has Intel HD Graphics 520 and the other has Intel GD Graphics 5300. Trying to run Movavi video editing software to edit Drone footage.Error message says, "Graphics card is out of date, which may cause performance issues.". Error message also says that your...
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    Does video editing only use the cpu or does it use the graphics card as well?

    And if it does use the graphics card is an hd 4000 enough for a good editing performance, or should I get a better card for video editing?
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    Best Video Editing Software

    Hi Guys i am a new member and and have just invested in a lovely ASUS ROG GT51CH which has the following main specs: I7-7700k NVIDIA GTX1070 8GB 32GB DDR 4 I Believe this will be a great system for both gaming and video editing (if i am wrong please let me know) but now looking for a powerful...
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    can you help me choose a gaming laptop

    Hey everyone I really need some help choosing a laptop that I will mainly be using for gaming (Witcher 3, AC: origins ,GTA V and the like, not much online gaming if ever) no content creation or video editing or the sort. just the normal office works and online researches and stuff i have been...
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    Affordable video editing laptop with good display

    Looking for an affordable slim & portable 14" or 15" laptop with a good color accurate display with a good color gamut. Already did A LOT of research, but still couldn't find the right laptop within my budget. My buget is around € 1000,- ($1175). I prefer an i7 processor and could start with...
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    What works best for video editing, processor wise?

    Looking for a laptop for editing videos to upload to YouTube what would you recommend as in brand, processor and RAM. It also needs to be used for school. Has to be able to connect to broadband wifi as well. It's for my 13year old son. He's not a gamer either.
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    MSI GS63VR is stuck on apio setup screen and your solution does not work!!!

    MSI stuck on apio setup and solution provided does not work!!! Has anyone been successful at resolving this issue?? All of my work is on there and I have deadlines to meet this weekend. I use it for video-editing..... SOMEBODY PLEASE HELP
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    Need to choose between Cpu Vs Gpu

    I need help choosing between two gaming laptops, one is having an i5 7th gen/ GTX 1050ti 4gb in it and the other one has i7 7th gen/ GTX 1050 4gb. I'm into gaming but also studying 3D animation and VFX, so which configuration would be better for a lag free gaming experience and a lower render...
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    Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K FAQ: What You Need to Know

    Everything you need to know about this new, video-focused mirrorless camera. Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K FAQ: What You Need to Know : Read more
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    Video editing lag

    I am trying to edit DJI Mavic 4k video in Filmora on an MSI laptop and am experiencing two problems. The raw footage is good but Filmora seems to take any anomaly and accentuate it and there is a small skip in the footage about every second. I am keeping exported video at the same frame rates...
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    4k Video Editing Laptop

    Looking to buy a new laptop as mine is not up to the task of editing 4k video. 1. What is your budget? -$1500 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15" - 16" 3. What screen resolution do you want? 3840x2160 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop...
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    Razer Blade Stealth 13.3" VS Surface Laptop

    I'm heading off to college next year, and I am on the search for the best laptop that is able to breeze through photo & video editing. I recently bought the Surface laptop with 8GB of Ram and an Intel Core i7, and so far really enjoy its display and multi-tasking abilities. The laptop...
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    Seeking Portable Laptop for NLE video production

    I am interested to get an 8th Gen laptop preferably having the new Core i9 processor and discrete graphics (AMD?). My primary power-related tasking will be NLE video production using a program like BlackMagic's DaVinci Resolve. I want to be able to edit 4K without frame drops thus the desire...
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    The Best Free Video-Editing Software

    There's no reason to spend a fortune on video-editing software for your Mac or PC. Here's the best free software that can handle most (or all) of what paid software packages can accomplish. The Best Free Video-Editing Software : Read more
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    DaVinci Resolve 14 Review: Pro Tools Add High-End Flair to Your Videos

    If you're an aspiring auteur, the free version of DaVinci Resolve 14 has all the creative tools you need to enhance editing options ? but make sure your system is up to the task. DaVinci Resolve 14 Review: Pro Tools Add High-End Flair to Your Videos : Read more
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    VSDC Review: Video Editing the Old-Fashioned Way

    The interface may take some getting used to, but VSDC is a solid, reliable app for basic editing tasks. VSDC Review: Video Editing the Old-Fashioned Way : Read more
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    Which one is good for Programming and Video Editing ? MacBook Air 2017 i5 7th gen or HP Envy i5 8th gen? both have SSD's

    Which one is good for Programming and Video Editing ? MacBook Air 2017 i5 7th gen or HP Envy i5 8th gen? both have SSD's