View Full Version : Powermac G5 dual 2.0
Aug 27, 2007, 02:37 AM
hey guys i was wondering what would be better for video editing, a dual 2.0 powermac g5 w/ 9600pro and 4gb ram or a 20" 2.4 imac w/ 4gb ram (of course 3rd party). Id be using Final Cut studio... thanks guys.
Aug 27, 2007, 03:26 AM
i prefer newer tech
Aug 27, 2007, 04:31 AM
same here i just wasnt sure if the powermac would be faster somehow? think i might go with the imac.
Aug 27, 2007, 04:42 AM
A recent iMac would whoop that G5's butt for sure.
Aug 27, 2007, 04:57 AM
hearing that from a mac pro guy makes me feel better about the decision. mac pro...(sigh) if only. haha
Aug 27, 2007, 07:50 AM
i have been using a dual 2.0 w/3gb ram for HDV editing in FCS, and
despite the slower export times, it has been a great machine. Solid.
It's days are numbered though, as I am expecting a Mac Pro anyday.