Apple Mac Pro vs HP Z Workstations Guide for 4K Video Editing

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Mac Pro vs. HP Z Workstations – A Guide for 4K Editing Workflow

The hardware requirements for the film and professional video industries are on a sharp incline due to the dramatic increase of resolutions and frame rates. The industry has quickly moved from HD to UHD or 4K, and even higher in some cases. Frame rates have often doubled and even quadrupled in some segments such as action sports, not Read More

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By Britt, May 17, 2017
hp z 840 workstation Z840TS67100

4K, UHD and 3D, Computers

A Powerful NLE Workstation for Under 5K – Videoguys Tech Select HP z840 Dual Octo-Core

We get asked all the time about the best workstations and pc computers for editing HD and 4K, so we’ve built our HP z Workstations and Laptops to fit the needs of the most demanding workflows at a variety of price-points. Our HP z840 Dual Octo-Core with Quadro m4000 is simply the most powerful NLE Read More

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By Britt, April 8, 2017
New Lineup Videoguys Tech Select HP z Workstations

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Introducing our new line up of Videoguys Tech Select HP Z workstations

We’ve had tremendous success over the past year with our Videoguys Tech Select HP Z workstations. In anticipation of re-configuring our systems this year, we waited for HP to certify the latest revs of NVIDIA Quadro cards so we could put them in our new builds.  They’re ready!  We’ve put together 5 killer workstations that Read More

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By Gary, January 20, 2017

4K, UHD and 3D, Computers, Video Editing

HP Z 840 WORKSTATION vs APPLE MAC PRO

Whenever we get asked about editing and producing 4K video, Videoguys always recommends an HP z840 workstation. David Weldon goes over his thoughts on the HP workstation versus Apple Mac pro.   At this point, the argument between HP and Mac is starting to get a little one-sided. Trust me, I’ve been a Mac person Read More

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By Courtney Wach, December 28, 2016
HP Z turbo eases 4k workflow

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HP Z Workstation with HP Z Turbo Drive Eases 4K Workflows

HP CASE STUDY Brain Farm Digital Cinema HP Z Workstation with HP Z Turbo Drive eases 4K workflows Brain Farm Digital Cinema, an award winning entertainment and production company based in Jackson, Wyoming, creates unforgettable film, TV, digital and commercial content for customers and is recognized for their impeccable quality. Brain Farm relies on the Read More

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By Britt, June 13, 2016
Videoguys Recommended Laptops for Video Editing and Live Production

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Videoguys Recommended Laptops for Video Editing and Live Production

Welcome to the Summer 2016 version of this guide. We get asked all the time about what laptops we recommend for video editing and live video streaming. In the past we would only get asked about editing, but today more and more people want to start producing live video streaming to YouTube Live, Ustream, Twitch Read More

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By Britt, June 4, 2016
GradsTop10

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Videoguys Top 10 for Grads

Congratulations to the Class of 2016! We have several members of the Videoguys’ family graduating this year as well and we know that this is an exciting time filled with new opportunities. We are proud to help you get started for your future by continuing to offer student discounts on software now through the end Read More

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By Britt, May 26, 2016
Videoguys NAB Wrapup

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Videoguys’ Wrap-Up of New Products Introduced at NAB 2016

Welcome to our webinar from the Virtual Studio at Videoguys.com powered by the amazing and mighty Newtek TriCaster Mini! Today’s webinar is going to be a quick overview about what we saw and liked at the NAB Show.  My goal is to cover a lot of the items that we saw during our week at Read More

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By Gary, May 17, 2016
New HP Z1 Workstation

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HP Updates Z1 all-in-one Workstation

The HP Z1 G3 is expected to be available in May starting at $1498. You will be able to find it here on Videoguys. We’ve recently reconfigured our HP Z Workstations, outfitted with top-notch features for a variety of budgets! NAB 2016: HP UPDATES ITS Z1 ALL-IN-ONE WORKSTATION TO THIRD-GEN Provideo Coalition by Allan Tépper Read More

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By Britt, April 20, 2016

4K, UHD and 3D, Computers, Video Editing

NVIDIA Quadro M4000 & M5000 Push Workstation GPU Performance

For professional level video editing and content creation work Videoguys recommends NVIDIA Quadro cards. These cards cost a bit more, but they are over engineered to maximize workstation performance and reliability. If you’re building a DIY machine a gaming GPU can deliver the performance you want at a cheaper price, but for workstations we strongly Read More

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By Gary, March 16, 2016