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Systems to run DaVinci Resolve 17 on a budget.

Release Date 2004-01-01
Developer Blackmagic Design
Publisher Blackmagic Design
Pricing Model Freemium
Platforms Linux, Mac OS X, Windows
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Non-linear editing system originally developed by Da Vinci Systems. Although the latest versions are fully featured for video editing it's still better known by its original capabilities in color correction and grading. Blackmagic distributes both a free and paid version of the software. The cost for the paid version of DaVinci Resolve is $299 (as of 2018).

Genres

Video Editor

Tags

Animation, Audio Mastering, Audio Mixing, Chroma Key (a.k.a. Green Screen), Colour Grading, Colouring, Creative, Filters, Layers, Multicam Editing, Non-Linear Editing, Particle Effects, Recording Software, Rendering, Stabilization, Transition

Pricing and Current Offers

Compatible Systems

The following Systems meet the minimal system requirements set by DaVinci Resolve 17's developers. So it should run, but you might experience slowdowns when working with larger, heavier files.

Matches are sorted by price, so if what you see doesn't match your expectations and you can afford to pay more, feel free to move on to the next page.

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Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-73GS)

Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-73GS)

ranked #2 among Laptops priced over $825

If you've been looking for a laptop to play your favourite games, this one could be worth your while. It doesn't exactly sport the latest or greatest

Performance in selected Apps

DaVinci Resolve59th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck86th percentile
Versatility96th percentile
Power87th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability61th percentile
Battery Autonomy2th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i7-10750H

GPU

Nvidia Geforce GTX 1650 Ti, 4 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Acer Nitro 50 Gaming Desktop Computer (N50-610-ES11)

Acer Nitro 50 Gaming Desktop Computer (N50-610-ES11)

This Desktop PC pack a bit of extra graphical muscle, which could come in handy to handle creative projects and even quite a few games. Storage is a b

Performance in selected Apps

DaVinci Resolve40th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Video Editor
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck76th percentile
Versatility69th percentile
Power79th percentile
Storage Space74th percentile
Portability18th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

12 GB

Storage

1 TB total, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,099.
Lenovo Legion Tower 5i Gaming PC (90NC00JAUS)

Lenovo Legion Tower 5i Gaming PC (90NC00JAUS)

If you're looking for a long-lasting gaming rig, this ready-made PC has quite a bit of graphical horsepower than your run-of-the-mill computer, and th

Performance in selected Apps

DaVinci Resolve20th percentile

Who it's For

  • Long-Term Gamer
  • Serious Gamer
  • Video Editor
  • Multitasker
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck94th percentile
Versatility49th percentile
Power86th percentile
Storage Space88th percentile
Portability10th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 6 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1.25 TB total, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,199.
Acer Nitro 50 Gaming Desktop Computer (N50-610-EM11)

Acer Nitro 50 Gaming Desktop Computer (N50-610-EM11)

This Desktop PC pack a bit of extra graphical muscle and fast storage, which could come in handy to handle creative projects and even quite a few game

Performance in selected Apps

DaVinci Resolve20th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer
  • Video Editor
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck79th percentile
Versatility31th percentile
Power86th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability18th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 4 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,249.
HP Pavilion Gaming PC (TG01-1109)

HP Pavilion Gaming PC (TG01-1109)

This affordable gaming PC features appealing specs for the price and is well worth a look if you're looking for a gaming station on a budget or a grap

Performance in selected Apps

DaVinci Resolve40th percentile

Who it's For

  • Long-Term Gamer
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Video Editor
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck86th percentile
Versatility75th percentile
Power82th percentile
Storage Space88th percentile
Portability28th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

12 GB

Storage

1.25 TB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,299.
Asus ROG Strix G15 (G15CK-RH561-CA)

Asus ROG Strix G15 (G15CK-RH561-CA)

This Gaming computer could be worth a look if you need a system with extra graphical capabilities for games or other creative pursuits.

Maintenance

Performance in selected Apps

DaVinci Resolve20th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer
  • Video Editor
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck76th percentile
Versatility23th percentile
Power86th percentile
Storage Space88th percentile
Portability10th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 6 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1.25 TB total, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,399.