Some hardware not manufactured by Apple ("third-party" hardware) is compatible with Final Cut Pro 7. To make the job of choosing compatible third-party hardware simpler, Apple evaluates hundreds of equipment types and models for stability and accuracy. The Apple-qualified devices* listed here are those third-party products that meet Apple’s performance and reliability standards for professional use with Final Cut Pro 7.0.3. To find out what Apple hardware is compatible, see the Final Cut Pro 7 Technical Specifications page.
Final Cut Pro 7.0, Final Cut Studio (2009)