Beefy enough for DVD ripping + video editing? Tags: Prebuilt Video Editing Systems Product Last response: January 7, 2012 9:41 AM in Systems Share gganault January 6, 2012 8:37:43 PM Hello, A friend of mine wanted to double-check that the following items will be enough to build a cheap PC just to browse the web, rip DVDs, and perform some light video editing (eg. VirtualDub): - CPU: AMD Athlon II X3 445 (3,1GHz) - Mobo: ASUS M5A78L-M LX - RAM : Kingston HyperX Blu DDR3-1333 CL9 4Go (2x2GB) - Video card: ASUS Radeon EAH5450 Silent DI 1GD3 - PSU: CORSAIR 430W CMPSU-430CXV2 Thank you. More about : beefy dvd ripping video editing phyco126 January 7, 2012 3:52:39 AM It'll get the job done, but how fast is another question all together. kinggraves January 7, 2012 4:24:47 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Or better probably performs better than the above with less power for less money, unless he already has parts/found a deal. *would need a different motherboard too, FM1 socket Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer gganault January 7, 2012 9:41:06 AM Thanks for the feedback. I'll tell her about that mobo. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed advice before purchase, is PSU beefy enough ? ForumNew build advice - ripping/video encoding ForumNewbie Question regarding ripping DVD to hard disk... ForumHTPC + audio/ video ripping /converting, not gaming ForumPower supply beefy enough ? Forumamount of memory needed for dvd ripping . ForumHow to Convert Video and Rip DVD to Any Video Formats ForumLossless Ripping (wma) & Scratched CDs ForumDVD Shrink ripping VOBs with no audio; solution? Forum2600K Good enough for editing Native AVCHD? (in Adobe CS 5.5) ForumLaptop Opinion: Buy Beefy vs. Upgrade Later ForumVideo Editing Hardware Advice ForumWhat CPU for video ripping ForumPCI compatibility question ForumIs my PSU enough to Crossfire these cards? Forum~$2000 Photo/Video editing (with a little bit of gaming) PC ForumVideo/Photo build Forum[Solved] Power supply.. Is it enough?? ForumGaming rig, ~£900, will be used for photo and video editing. Forum[Solved] New editing/gaming rig- Need your opinion More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !