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    Default macbook pro good for video editing?

    I recently bought a 13" Macbook Pro, and I was wondering if it was good enough for video editing. Here are the specs:

    2.5GHz dual-core Intel Core i5
    Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz
    4GB 1600MHz memory
    500GB 5400-rpm hard drive
    Intel HD Graphics 4000

    I'm planning in replacing the hard drive with an SSD and upping the RAM to 8GB.

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    It should be fine, particularly with those upgrades.

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    I have a 15" Macbook Pro circa 2013. I was under the impression that these machines were not upgradable, ie. Ram, HDD, GFX. Am I wrong...?

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    Generally speaking, the retina display models are those that cannot be upgraded.

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