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    Is 400 or 800 firewire better?

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    This pretty much explains all.

    FireWire 800 and FireWire 400

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    Firewire 800 is twice as fast as 400 which = faster data transfer rates. Faster is better.

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    400 is cheaper. maybe that's better for you....

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    400 is way fast enough for online editing. Most hard drives struggle to max a 400 connection - 800 seems a bit ott.

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