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DeskTop Comparison!!!

by alphaae / March 16, 2009 11:42 AM PDT

I know this has been done before but I want to know which computer I should get.

I want to use the computer for video editing, creation, and photoshop.

I need to update all my adobe products to CS4 so either way I have to buy new software.

Here are the two computers I am looking at

iMac
2.66GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Processor
4GB (2x2GB) of 1066MHz DDR3 memory
640GB 7200-rpm SATA hard drive
NVIDIA GeForce 9400M with 256MB GDDR3 memory
$1,500

Desktop PC
Intel

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desktop by far
by chickenorfish / March 16, 2009 3:01 PM PDT
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MAC/WINDOWS
by Phil Crase / March 16, 2009 9:58 PM PDT
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Usually I would highside on Mac but in this comparison I am having a little problem, the Windows rig looks pretty tasty to me, pretty decent hardware.

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are you a mac?
by ramarc / March 17, 2009 12:46 AM PDT
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i think it's pretty easy for a pc type to move to a mac, but much more difficult for a mac type to move to a pc.

also, you can upgrade your existing adobe licenses and save quite a bit (rather than buying a full license), but i don't think you can upgrade across platforms.

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