Motherboard, card, processor? Prospective user has a Panasonic DVX100A and has finished a few projects on Sony's Vegas NLE. The idea is to build the system from scratch, for basic, low-end video editing. Budget is about US$1200, including display. No, right now, going Apple is not an option; being a Machead this is quite... stressing, that's why I'm asking for help on specs.
Curious George: Video editing PC system? Asking for guidance to windows-based pixel monkeys: what would be an acceptable, basic system for digital video editing?