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Re: HD recording specs
>I'm looking into an HD recording setup, on a Mac-based system. My
>question is: how fast does the hard drive have to be for HD recording?
>Under 10ms? The system I'm looking at, a 300mHz G3 has an IDE drive.
>Will this cut it, or will I need to invest in a wide/fast SCSI card and a
You'll get a pretty low track count out of the IDE drive. You can
probably use a regular SCSI drive attached to the mac's built in SCSI,
you don't really need super-fast drives but the faster the better. Go for
less than 10ms sek time and sustained transfer of 10Mb/s or more.