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  • New iMac & AJA io

  • Derek Natzke

    October 21, 2009 at 2:34 pm

    Although the new iMac is extremely fast and has an upgraded video card, can it run the AJA io?

    I understand that they still only have one FIREWIRE 800 port but has the architecture changed so it will work?

    I am working in a “Solid State” world and back up any media on a external drive currently, is the concern that I would be running FCS3 along with my media on the same drive? Any other concerns?

    Thank you,

    Derek

    Derek L. Natzke
    Producer, Life Studios
    http://www.lifeteen.com
    602.840.1900

  • Jeremy Garchow

    October 21, 2009 at 3:49 pm

    No. The iMac has one firewire bus and you need two in order to run an io and a firewire storage device.

    Jeremy

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