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Systems to run Shotcut on a budget.

Release Date 2011-01-01
Developer Meltytech
Pricing Model Open Source
Platforms Linux, Mac OS X, Windows
Official Site

Shotcut is a free and open-source cross-platform video editing application for FreeBSD, Linux, OS X and Windows. Started in 2011 by Dan Dennedy, Shotcut is developed on the MLT Multimedia Framework, in development since 2004 by the same author.

Genres

Non-Linear Editing, Video, Video Editor

Tags

Animation, Audio Mastering, Audio Mixing, Chroma Key (a.k.a. Green Screen), Colouring, Creative, Filters, Moddable, Non-Linear Editing, Recording Software, Rendering, Transition

Pricing and Current Offers

No Offers found in Canada.

Compatible Systems

The following Systems meet the minimal system requirements set by Shotcut'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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Lenovo 14-inch IdeaPad 3 Chromebook (82KN0002CF)

Lenovo 14-inch IdeaPad 3 Chromebook (82KN0002CF)

ranked #2 among Laptops priced under $325

Even by Chromebook standards, this netbook is a bit humble, but it's a cost-efficient solution for everyday needs.

A few characteristics could impe

Performance in selected Apps

Shotcut20th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck34th percentile
Versatility78th percentile
Power19th percentile
Storage Space12th percentile
Portability67th percentile
Battery Autonomy82th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Linux, Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

14", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

MediaTek MT8183

GPU

ARM Mali-G72

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader, eMMC Storage (slow)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$299.
HP 14-inch (14-fq0008ca)

HP 14-inch (14-fq0008ca)

ranked #8 among Laptops priced $325-875

This laptop is as modest as it gets, but if you need more versatility than a Chromebook can offer, this could be worth a look.

Luckily, this laptop

Performance in selected Apps

Shotcut20th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck8th percentile
Versatility69th percentile
Power21th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability76th percentile
Battery Autonomy27th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

14", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

AMD 3020e

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total, Media Card Reader, eMMC Storage (slow)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$349.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15-inch Touchscreen Laptop (81WR000ECF)

Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15-inch Touchscreen Laptop (81WR000ECF)

This laptop makes a pretty good impression for a budget model. The monitor is relatively low-rez, making it better-suited for single-tasking and anyon

Performance in selected Apps

Shotcut46th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck26th percentile
Versatility45th percentile
Power35th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability42th percentile
Battery Autonomy24th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

15", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core i3-10110U

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

8 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

256 GB total, Solid State (very fast), Micro SD Storage Expansion

Pricing

Typically sells for C$699. You could save 100% right now.
HP x360 14-inch Chromebook (14c-ca0020ca)

HP x360 14-inch Chromebook (14c-ca0020ca)

ranked #2 among Laptops priced $325-875

This Chromebook can fold onto itself for those times a keyboard would get in the way, making it an attractive solution if you've been looking for a la

Performance in selected Apps

Shotcut20th percentile

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck55th percentile
Versatility59th percentile
Power23th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability69th percentile
Battery Autonomy87th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Linux, Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

14", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core i3-10110U

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total, Media Card Reader, eMMC Storage (slow)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$525.
Acer Aspire 5 (A515-55-55R6)

Acer Aspire 5 (A515-55-55R6)

This cost-effective laptop bundles quite a few attractive features such as a fast drive, a full HD screen and a processor capable of handling most pro

Performance in selected Apps

Shotcut46th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck41th percentile
Versatility87th percentile
Power41th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability58th percentile
Battery Autonomy40th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i5-1035G1

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

256 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$669. You could save 100% right now.
Asus VivoBook 15 M515 (M515DA-BS31-CB)

Asus VivoBook 15 M515 (M515DA-BS31-CB)

ranked #9 among Laptops priced $325-875

This laptop won't break any speed records, but it's a cost-effective solution to handle everyday homework and going online.

Performance in selected Apps

Shotcut29th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck3th percentile
Versatility21th percentile
Power31th percentile
Storage Space73th percentile
Portability56th percentile
Battery Autonomy5th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

15", 1366×798(1366 × 798, 1.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

AMD Ryzen 3 3250U

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$569.