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Old December 22nd, 2006, 03:50 PM   #1
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Are people currently using Bootcamp to edit with Windows-based programs such as Vegas or are there inherent limitations with the beta version?

Also, are current generations of, say, iMacs up to the task of editing AVCHD or should I wait a while for that?

Thanks for your input. I'm anxious to buy something like the 24"iMac but I can wait if this is not the right time for either Vegas or AVCHD to shine.
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Old December 22nd, 2006, 10:52 PM   #2
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I'm also curious, can FCP 5.1 edit AVCHD natively or does it need to be encoded to another format first? I don't have any AVCHD footage to try it on.
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Old December 23rd, 2006, 12:19 PM   #3
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AVCHD is not supported by FCP at this time.
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