Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) About Hard Drives
Below are common questions we have about hard drives. If your questions is not answered below please feel free to contact us.
The hard drive that we provide is an external, 2.0 USB drive that is used for memory storage. It plugs into the USB port of your computer. From there you can copy the files off or use the files that we provide for your editing purposes.Back to top
They are the best media for home editing because the files can easily be copied onto your home hard drive, edited, and made into your own DVD. The files on the hard drive are a higher quality and less compressed than those on the DVD.Back to top
We provide different size drives depending on the amount of media in your particular order.Back to top
Home Movie Depot provides an AVI file for every film reel and video tape. In addition, film customers will also receive an HD mpeg-2 file for every reel of film.
If you would currently like to have a copy of the high-definition files, a hard drive is the ideal output media. The hard drive is essential for those who wish to edit the high-definition footage at home. If you order a hard drive with your Expert transfer, you will receive two files:
- HD MPEG- with a resolution 1280x720 and a bit rate 19.7 mbs
- AVI- with a resolution 720x480Back to top
There is not video editing software, but we do provide viewing software on the hard drive. If you would like editing software, we recommend Pinnacle Studio.Back to top
We can provide AVI files on a Mac formatted hard drive. Please indicate that you need this when you place your order.Back to top
Unfortunately we no longer offer this service.
Currently, we use different types and brands of drives. The drive that you receive may be a Seagate Free Agent, Samsung, Toshiba, or another brand.Back to top