I need to build the best video editing computer for around $1000. I want a lot of RAM preferably ddr2 and a good a good CPU. I don't know what motherboard to get, and what else I need. I don't want anything fancy, just a good video editor that will be able to run and render smoothly and fast.
computersss build is pretty good, but doesn't include an OS. Some of the parts are also overkill. You could save some money without sacrificing any video editing speed by swapping out the GPU and PSU for these: