Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

How the $300 Mini Hackintosh turned into a $750 beast

November 16, 2011

9to5 Mac by I was in New York City for a Samsung event focused on SSDs and gaming on PCs last month.  There wasn’t much in the way of new information, but Samsung gave me one of their SATA III 256GB 830 SSDs to try out.  These are within a few bytes per second of Read More

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By Britt,

Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Videoguys DIY NLE Workstation philosophy and DIY9 thoughts

October 19, 2011

We’re getting a lot of calls and questions about our latest DIY recommendations – and requests for a DIY9 build! We’ve also been participating in some very hot discussions on the Adobe DVinfo.net and Creative COW forums about this. I wanted to put this article together to give some insight into why we pick the components Read More

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By Britt,

Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Diving into NVIDIA GPU’s and what they mean for Premiere Pro

October 5, 2011

Dennis,This has to be the best article on GPU performance I have seen to date. I loved how you used benchmarks and your own real world tests. What Adobe has done with the Mercury Playback Engine is remarkable. Anyone and everyone needs to understand and realize this is not the Premiere you remember. Adobe has Read More

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By Britt,

Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

End of September specials and new articles at Videoguys.com

September 27, 2011

  Videoguys’ Updated Articles, Guides & Fall Specials!!! Videoguys’ Thoughts on FCP X 10.0.1 – Apple’s First Update to FCPX On 9/20/11 Apple released their first update to FCPX 10.0.1. While it shows some progress, it doesn’t address the main issues and reasons that many Pros have left Apple for, to switch to Adobe or Read More

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By Britt,

Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Intel Core i7-3960X (Sandy Bridge-E) And X79 Platform Preview

September 15, 2011

Tom’s Hardware by Chris Angelini It’s always interesting to get hands-on time with unreleased hardware. We were recently able to benchmark Intel’s upcoming Core i7-3960X CPU, comparing it to Core i7-990X, Core i7-2600K, and AMD’s Phenom II X6. Will you be in line for Sandy Bridge-E? There was a lot to like about Intel’s Sandy Read More

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By Britt,

Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Everything you Need to Know to get Started in Video Editing

September 4, 2011

  Why should I buy from Videoguys? We know that you can find most of our getting started products at your local electronics or computer superstore. Or on line at many computer e-tailers. You may even be able to get them a little cheaper if they are running a promotion. What you will not get Read More

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Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Videoguys' Customer Documenting his DIY Experience for Church Video

September 2, 2011

Church Tech/Audio/Video by Craig Mashburn We love it when we hear that Videoguys’ customers have been able to make good use of the information we provide. Here is one such story from Craig Mashburn at the Southwest Church of Christ in Amarillo, Texas who is using our DIY8 project as his guideline for a new editing Read More

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By Britt,

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Videoguys' Turnkey System Dealer Recommendations

August 12, 2011

Videoguys.com is your source for video editing software and hardware including non-linear editing and Blu-ray disc authoring software and plug-ins, video capture cards and I/O devices, storage, add-ons and more but we do not offer fully configured computer systems. Our tech support and service can help you find a machine that would work well for Read More

By Britt,

Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Videoguys’ System Recommendations for Video Editing

July 28, 2011

Videoguys’ System Recommendations for Video Editing (March 2014 Update)   Click here for our March 2017 Updated System Recommendations for video editing   We get asked all the time, “What computer system should I use for Video Editing?” So, we created this page to give you some basic guidelines. Every month computers get more powerful and Read More

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By Britt,

Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Adobe Premiere Export using Squeeze

June 28, 2011

Sorenson Media New to Squeeze 7 is the Adobe Premiere export plug-in. This will work with Adobe Premiere CS4 and CS5. Note: Currently the Premiere Squeeze plug-in does not work on Mac. Also custom presets do not appear in the list of preset options. These issues will be fixed in an update soon. To export Read More

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