Forum discussion tagged with 3D.
  1. caskete2k

    Question Threadripper 5975WX vs 5995WX (for Houdini simulations)

    Hello guys, I'm building my new rig (I'm a 3D Artist doing Houdini Simulations and 3D Renders), and was wondering about which threadripper will go better for Houdini, wanted to make sure since the price difference is HUGE. These are the specs of my next rig: AMD Threadripper PRO 5975WX...
  2. R

    Question How do i upgrade my 32GB RAM to 64GB at a later time ?

    Money constraints. That is why i just opted for a 32gb in the meantime so i can start on working. I do After Effects (video renders & editing, motion graphics, animation), Photoshop, graphic designs, some 3d modeling & sculpting. Recommended to me was to get a 64gb RAM for the creative work...
  3. S

    Question Processor upgrade

    I have custom built PC, i3-10100 + Gigabyte b460m dsh3 + hyperx fury 2666 8+16=24 GB Ram + 1TB WD SSD + Nvidia T600 GPU, i want to upgrade my Processor to i7 10700f. It will be compatible with same configuration? Or need other changes. I want to run my pc smooth for 3D Softwares.
  4. D

    [SOLVED] Can I watch 3d with RealD glasses on my display at home? I have BenQ GW2780T and GTX 1660S GPU

    I wanted to see 3d movies on my PC at home and my friend is saying RealD glasses are best for the experience of 3d so plz let me know if I have a 3d capable setup.
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    [SOLVED] Cheap Computer for Rendering 3ds max

    Can i render without Video Card? for $700-$800... video cards are expensive. Thanks! https://pcpartpicker.com/list/rNXPNP
  6. N

    [SOLVED] Suggestions on building a pc for many different applications?

    Hi everyone! I hope I chose the right section, I'm looking for suggestions about different components so I thought this would be the right category. So... I need to build a new pc for work that will be used consistently on: Premiere Pro (for video editing and postprocessing in LOG or RAW...
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    [SOLVED] Workstation Build Help - 3D and Animation - 3000$

    Hi there, I'm building a new workstation as a 3D Generalist and Motion Designer. I need a balanced build for gpu render, vfx, after effects animation, particle simulation, and more. Hopefully buying it during November, my budget is approximately 3000€ Here's what I have so far: GPU: ASUS RTX...
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    [SOLVED] Intel Xeon Processors are better than core i series for desktop workstation ?

    Intel Xeon Processors are better than core i series for desktop workstation ? Which Xeon Processors are latest (2019-2020)and budget friendly (500$ or Less ) for 3D Production, VFX and Animation ?
  9. S

    [SOLVED] Which processor will be best for VFX Simulations like Fluid and Smoke (Houdini)

    Which processor will be best for VFX Simulations like Fluid and Smoke (Houdini) ? Processor with Higher Clock Speed (4-6 Cores) or Processor with More Cores ! or Should I go With Better GPU (will also be use for Rendering).
  10. P

    [SOLVED] Need help with PC build

    Location: USA Budget Range: $1,200-1,700 PC usage: rendering in DAZ3D studio iray, general use, graphic design (Photoshop, Illustrator), and watching movies (digital and dvd) Monitor: using my current monitor (Asus 23’’ widescreen LED monitor) Keyboard and Mouse: using my current keyboard...
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    Question Workstation 2D&3D animation and render - 3000$

    Hi guys. I'm building a new workstation for Ae, Cinema 4D, X-Particle, Redshift and a bit of Houdini. I'm a PC building noob but after checking a bunch of related builds, this is what I had in mind: (I don't plan to overclock, and I might add a 2080 ti next year when the prices drop) CPU Ryzen...
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    Question How to enjoy 3d gaming without nVidia 3d vision kit?

    I want to enjoy 3d gaming. But I dont want to spend so much on the expensive nVidia 3d glasses. Is there any way through which I can enjoy active 3d gaming with any other option like shutter glasses, polarized glassed etc? If yes, what are the hardware requirements? I have nvidia gtx 1060 3 gb.
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    Question 3d asusvg248qe

    Hi everyone, I have a question about the monitor asus vd248qe. Supposedly it has 3d, but I do not know if it can only be used with the nvidia vision kit, active or passive glasses, does anyone know about this?
  14. x-orbiter

    Question Nvidia picture quality in 3D

    I recently purchased a GT 710 graphics card and was disappointed by the decrease in 3D rendering quality compared to Radeon HD4670. These cards should be almost identical according to benchmarks, with GT 710 consuming 3x less power. In reality GT 710 is slightly faster, but this seems to come at...
  15. C

    [SOLVED] Which GPU? 1050ti, 1060 3gb, Rx570 or Rx580 for 3D modelling, game development (Blender, Unity) etc., on a budget?

    Hello! Which Gpu should i get for 3d modelling, game development, editing programs etc? if none of the above which would you recommend? -I m not sure which will work better with the cpu i want to get (ryzen5 1600x) -Ive found that Rx series is better for this stuff" -Will some of these...
  16. osama_moussawi

    Discussion watch 3D, 4K, and Blu-ray Movies

    Can Palit 1050ti 4GB let me watch 3D, 4K, and Blu-ray Movies on my i7-8700 16GB RAM PC?
  17. robanswe

    Question Is an intel g440 worth it?

    So i've been thinking of making a pc worth a max of 250 dollars, and i just found an ad for an intel Pentium g440 for 25 dollars. Should i get it?
  18. Rhez

    Question Current SSD incompatible with new mobo. Suggestions?

    Hello everyone! I am currently planning on getting an MSI B360 Bazooka mobo, in order to put an i7 8700 in my gaming PC. But according to Userbenchmark, I guess my current Intenso SATA III 480GB SSD in incompatible with that motherboard? I can spare just about 100 bucks for a new SSD, that...
  19. B.ONeal

    Question Seeking to Power 3 120mm 12V RGB fans / MSI P67A-GD65 Motherboard

    I'm building a new/used PC with a MSI P67A-GD65 motherboard and Thermaltake Case (Thermaltake Versa J25 Tempered Glass RGB Edition). I'm having trouble figuring out what exactly I should do to power the 3 120mm 12 V RGB fans in the front that are connected via the Thermaltake Dual-Mode 12V SYNC...
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    #8 Hi and how are you all thank you in advance in in sparing me the time of your day to look into mine, so here goes! I am interested in getting MICROSOFT ESSENTIAL and i wanna know the down right basics of what to know about it money wise as i only wanna use it for home use and access outside...
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    [SOLVED] Need help looking for bent pins or problems.

    So my PC wont post if I have a single ram chip inserted in the B1/B2 channel dimms. Any combination of A1 and/or A2 will boot but is not optimal because it is single channel and not XMP capable. After reading a ton of forums I am assuming that the problem was too tight of my CPU cooler, but...
  22. N

    Question Audio sometimes doesn't work

    Hi There is a strange issue I am facing with my new PC. Sometimes the audio will work and sometimes it doesnt work. I have installed Realtek drivers from Asus Driver page (my motherboard is Asus Strix x470 f gaming). I have seen all settings are fine. But this randomly happens. When I restart...
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    [SOLVED] is this a good build?

    I dont really know a lot about builds and my friend linked me this. I already have monitor and storage. I'd like something quiet if possible I have this psu already, is it good enough or should I get a different one...
  24. Arc110

    Question Quadro k2000 and RTX 2060 same rendering build

    HI! I'm upgrading my pc and bought an RTX 2060 card, and i have a spare quadro k2000, could i install them together? I mostly work rendering in 3ds Max with vray or corona, and im thinking to start learning lumion, could having both cards help my work process? Thanks, this is my first post.
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    Question Enable HDR and WCG on the fly?

    Does anybody know a way to enable HDR on the fly from the command line? Maybe a command to edit the registry? Need to be able to switch HDR and WCG on and off quickly. Thanks!
  26. Wisconsinguy36

    Question Lenovo h430 cpu upgade

    Ive got a Lenovo h430 desktop with an intel i3 2130 cpu and I upgrade to an i5 3570. im running a gtx 1050 ti for graphics and a 500w power supply, is there anything that I should look out for temp wise as far as the cpu ?
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    RAM latency 63.9ns, game lag

    My RAM latency is 63.9ns. Can this be the reason why my game lags? help me plz. my RAM: Crucial BLS8G4D26BFSE.16FBD2 2x8GB
  28. D

    [SOLVED] GA-78LMT-USB3 have virtualization ?

    I would like to know if the GA-78LMT-USB3 motherboard have virtualization? When I try to open android emulators they ask me to activate the virtualization but I can not activate it, I already entered the bios but I can not find this option, so I wonder if it's possible to activate?
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    MSI Afterburner shows my CPU power at low wattage

    In the on screen display for hardware monitoring, my CPU power says its drawing from 15-20W which I feel like is incorrect. I have an i7-6800k OC'd to 4.1Ghz @ 1.275v so I was wondering if that power draw is correct or even accurate? When I watch benchmarking videos on youtube, I see youtubers...
  30. mandache.eduard48

    Microsoft remote desktop issues (?)

    Hi everyone. Recently as the title says, I have been experiencing issues with MRD; I used to have an android phone that worked with the app no problem , I really enjoyed it, but it happened that a couple days ago I lost this phone and got back to an older one (a lumia 635, on windows mobile...
  31. Kenan Perjaya

    [SOLVED] Going to upgrade this 7 year old PC

    Hey my dudes. It has been a while since I posted. Gonna upgrade my 7 year old office PC soon. Wanna take a look and give me your 2 cents? Old PC: https://imgur.com/gallery/mRZfJ2Z (I don't wanna write it down just because it's too old and it's depressing me and looking at a shitty image makes...
  32. R

    [SOLVED] GPU suspectly dead but fan still spinning?

    OK, so this is weird, or maybe not, you tell me. My computer started rebooting when I was playing Destiny 2, not rightaway but after playing a while. Today I tried playing Battlefield V twice, both times computer rebooted right after the game started. So I figured an overheat or maybe a power...
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    how to connect EPS (cpu) cables to Asus Maximus xi hero mobo

    so the Asus Maximum XI Hero wifi mobo has an 8 pin (4 + 4) socket and an extra 4 pin socket for its cpu. Do i use an 8 pin (4 + 4) connector for the first 8 pin socket, and another 8 pin (4 + 4) connector but only plug in one of the 4 pin connector into the 4 pin socket on the mobo and leave the...
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    [SOLVED] Rampage V Edition 10 + PCIe covering cooling solution

    Hi On noctua's website there's an X beside the board but no comment to specify what's the issue so i contacted them and they say it does covers the first PCIe slot and would be best to get the compatible version which is the D15S. But, because my ram model of choice just went out of stock in my...
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    [SOLVED] Monitor suddenly not recognising any input (Solved - pending a wait period)

    I recently got my computer fixed up. It was upgraded partially for some time until I recently had it sorted. It's been working fine for the last few days. Now suddenly it won't come onto the monitor. It recognises that the cords are there, but there's no signal getting through. It was on Div. It...
  36. S

    RAM for gaming ?

    I want to buy 16 GB RAM, 2x8 stick. DDR3 or DD4 is really mattered? What about the Mhz, 2400 is good or need more? And which CL is good?
  37. M

    [SOLVED] Just bought a 1080 FE off ebay and having some strange issues....

    So, I just sold my own zotac 1060 6gb and upgraded to a 1080 off ebay. I just got it today and installed it with no issues, it powers on just fine, I get a display, and that all works. The problem is, though, that on my 144hz monitor it's locked at 64 hz, and my secondary monitor isn't even...
  38. zozio1

    [SOLVED] Asus Rampage v Extreme booting problem

    Hi all From couple of weeks i'm experiencing problem with my board. In order to boot the PC I have to power it up, then press power button for 5 seconds to switch it off and then just press power button again to start it. After this excersize PC is starting correctly. I have observed that from...
  39. D

    [SOLVED] Can companies tell the difference between a defect and fried cpu?

    So i think i fried my cpu and i really dont know how, its not my first time building a pc. I can still send it back but they say they will run tests to see if it really doesnt work. My question is, can a company discover that a cpu is fried and deny your money back or will any problem be...
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    my new laptop is Asusx540ua-dh31,looking for more speed!will ssd help?if so,what else

    its Asus with i3, just trying to find out,how to make it faster