Despite advancement in technology, a high-end laptop is still no match for the awesome performance and power of a full-fledged desktop PC when it comes to video editing and rendering. Dollar to dollar comparison gives an almost 10x performance increment when you buy a Masterigs video editing workstation for the same price that you would buy a high-end, big brand laptop, with the added benefit that it is fully customizable and upgradable – allowing you to add your personality to your rig and magnify it’s power whenever you care to!


Video editing rigs are graphics oriented desktop with a lot of horsepower under the hood for smooth audio/video encoding and blazingly fast renderings so that you can assess your finished work and make tweaks and adjustments without too much time spent staring at progress bars, frozen windows, or hourglass cursors.

A high performing GPU and a CPU with sufficient threads are of paramount importance for such a workstation. You will need ample, high-speed RAM as well so that your computer has sufficient storage to run simultaneous operations. And last but certainly not the least, cooling has to be performance grade, or else your PC will have throttling issues or a complete meltdown in the worst case!

At Masterigs, we will take all the pertinent information from you—from what softwares you will be using to the frequency and duration of usage —and will provide you the best solution in the market for your specific needs!



A video editing desktop without a good graphic card is like a sports car without a good engine. Everything that you see and interact with on your computer screen is powered by your GPU. And if you are a serious video editor, then we don’t need to convince you that the bulk of your budget should (and will) go towards that beautiful new graphic card that will sit proudly in your cabinet and shock you with impossible seeming render times. At Masterigs, we will give you the best graphic card at your price range and also provide performance grade cooling solutions so that your new GPU never breaks a sweat!


The processor is the heart of any PC, and even though graphic design artists and video editors tend to overlook this important piece of hardware, a good CPU is crucial to avoid any bottleneck or throttling issues. If the GPU of your shiny new PC is the engine, then the processor is your transmission – without the right processor to couple with your GPU, you will not be able to get the most out of your graphic card At Masterigs, we will help you select the right processor—whether intel or AMD—based on your requirements and build and ensure that no bottlenecks cause frustration.


Motherboard, being the component that connects every piece of hardware in the computer together, is a crucial to get right. You have to ensure that your motherboard suits your build, doesn’t cause any bottlenecks, has ample bandwidth for the smooth communication of your GPU, CPU, RAM and Disks, and comes with the right features and form-factor for your dream configuration! Masterigs teams know the importance of this component and it is at the forefront of our mind when helping you choose your build!


Very good quality RAM is necessary to run video editing applications. Modern consumer systems all use DDR4 RAM. The clock speed of the RAM is important but only to a certain extent.  Ensure that you have at least 16 GB of Memory for your workstation. 32 GB would work best if you are a power user and have the budget!


Quality and not quantity matters in storage. Based on your requirements you can choose the amount of storage space your computer will require. And Masterigs will help you with the best SSDs and Internal HDD in the market so that information can be written and read at benchmark-worthy speeds!