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Old 14-01-2019, 10:10 AM
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Originally Posted by rustigsmed View Post
if you going to do planetary capture it would be worth considering a laptop with ssd and usb 3. but regular guiding / capture, an old laptop is fine.
this is the answer you are looking for.
you CAN capture with HDD and USB2 but you WILL not be able to use your camera at its best if at all. USB3 and SSD are essential for stable captures and the rest of the laptop is irrelevant so yes a cheapie or old one will do otherwise.
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