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 On this page, you'll find example configurations matching some common use cases. Please feel free to comment below if you are missing anything or would like to contribute your experiences. On this page, you'll find example configurations matching some common use cases. Please feel free to comment below if you are missing anything or would like to contribute your experiences.
-## iMac 21.5-inch (or better) or MacMini ## 
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-This sample setup should be sufficient for one camera: 
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-## iMac: ## 
-* 2.9GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz 
-* 8GB memory 
-* 1TB hard drive1 
-* NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M with 1GB video memory  ​ 
-[Order at the US Apple Store.](http://​store.apple.com/​us/​browse/​home/​shop_mac/​family/​imac)  ​ 
-Maximum recommended BoinxTV document resolution with one camera: 1280x720  ​ 
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-## MacMini: ## 
-* 2.5GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 
-* 8GB memory **Important:​ Needs to be upgraded from default** 
-* Intel HD Graphics 4000  ​ 
-[Order at the US Apple Store.](http://​store.apple.com/​us/​browse/​home/​shop_mac/​family/​mac_mini)  ​ 
-Maximum recommended BoinxTV document resolution with one camera: 960x540  ​ 
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-### Camera 1: ### 
-Use the following options for a simple 1 camera setup: 
-^Option 1: Firewire ^Option 2: USB ^Option 3: HDMI ^ 
-|<​html><​ul><​li>​A Firewire DV camera. We work successfully with Canon HV-40 cameras. 
-<li>A IEEE-1394 Firewire Cable 4-9 M/M. The required Thunderbolt to FireWire Adapter comes with a Firewire 800 (9 pin) port while DV/HDV cameras use small 4 pin connectors. 
-<​li></​html>​[A Apple Thunderbolt to FireWire Adapter](http://​store.apple.com/​us/​product/​MD464ZM/​A/​apple-thunderbolt-to-firewire-adapter) <​html><​ul></​html>​ |<​html><​ul><​li>​A USB webcam like the</​html>​[Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920](http://​www.logitech.com/​product/​hd-pro-webcam-c920?​crid=34)<​html><​ul></​html>​ |<​html><​ul><​li>​One HDMI-based, progressive frame capable, camera 
-<​li>​One </​html>​[Blackmagic Design Ultra Studio Mini Recorder](http://​www.blackmagicdesign.com/​products/​ultrastudiothunderbolt)<​html><​ul></​html>​ | 
  
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 * A Firewire DV/HDV camera. Ideally use the same brand and model for all cameras connected. * A Firewire DV/HDV camera. Ideally use the same brand and model for all cameras connected.
 * A IEEE-1394 Firewire Cable. Depending on the card chose you need either a Firewire 400 (6 pin) to 4 pin connectors cable or a FireWire 800 (9 pin) to 4 pin cable. * A IEEE-1394 Firewire Cable. Depending on the card chose you need either a Firewire 400 (6 pin) to 4 pin connectors cable or a FireWire 800 (9 pin) to 4 pin cable.
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 +# Home #
 +
 +## iMac 21.5-inch (or better) or MacMini ##
 +
 +This sample setup should be sufficient for one camera:
 +
 +## iMac: ##
 +* 2.9GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz
 +* 8GB memory
 +* 1TB hard drive1
 +* NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M with 1GB video memory  ​
 +[Order at the US Apple Store.](http://​store.apple.com/​us/​browse/​home/​shop_mac/​family/​imac)  ​
 +Maximum recommended BoinxTV document resolution with one camera: 1280x720  ​
 +
 +
 +## MacMini: ##
 +* 2.5GHz dual-core Intel Core i5
 +* 8GB memory **Important:​ Needs to be upgraded from default**
 +* Intel HD Graphics 4000  ​
 +[Order at the US Apple Store.](http://​store.apple.com/​us/​browse/​home/​shop_mac/​family/​mac_mini)  ​
 +Maximum recommended BoinxTV document resolution with one camera: 960x540  ​
 +
 +
 +### Camera 1: ###
 +Use the following options for a simple 1 camera setup:
 +^Option 1: Firewire ^Option 2: USB ^Option 3: HDMI ^
 +|<​html><​ul><​li>​A Firewire DV camera. We work successfully with Canon HV-40 cameras.
 +<li>A IEEE-1394 Firewire Cable 4-9 M/M. The required Thunderbolt to FireWire Adapter comes with a Firewire 800 (9 pin) port while DV/HDV cameras use small 4 pin connectors.
 +<​li></​html>​[A Apple Thunderbolt to FireWire Adapter](http://​store.apple.com/​us/​product/​MD464ZM/​A/​apple-thunderbolt-to-firewire-adapter) <​html><​ul></​html>​ |<​html><​ul><​li>​A USB webcam like the</​html>​[Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920](http://​www.logitech.com/​product/​hd-pro-webcam-c920?​crid=34)<​html><​ul></​html>​ |<​html><​ul><​li>​One HDMI-based, progressive frame capable, camera
 +<​li>​One </​html>​[Blackmagic Design Ultra Studio Mini Recorder](http://​www.blackmagicdesign.com/​products/​ultrastudiothunderbolt)<​html><​ul></​html>​ |
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