Forum discussion tagged with workstation.
  1. krishna_balajee

    Build Advice Suggest a build or digitization of books?

    Hi, I'm sorry to post again but I'd be happy to get some replies. We're a team of 5 individuals indulged in the digitization of books. We're looking to create a workstation build with the budget of 1200 USD (90K INR) that will do the following: Connected to a high-end scanner and enable the...
  2. A

    Question 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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    Build Advice High-End Workstation for CPU Rendering ?

    Hello there, i am ready to buy a new workstation for architectural visualization. (3DS Max + Vray CPU Rendering) My budget is around 4500/5000€ (possibly monitors included) My idea is to buy: CPU : AMD 3970x Threadripper (i never had anything by AMD, i always sticked with Intel. Is it good ...
  4. M

    Question Can anyone recommend a budget GPU for Solidworks?

    Hiya, a buddy of mine is looking to purchase a whole workstation off of ebay in Ireland. He's going to be attending a course to learn Solidworks and has no clue on what he should buy. He's on a tight budget and is looking for something cheap that would still perform reasonably well (using an...
  5. ProgamerIV

    Question 4K video editing on a budget - is this build OK?

    As the title says, a friend of mine who knows absolutely nothing about computers, asked me to build him a 4K editing PC. But he's on a budget, we live in Hungary so the market is quite different (prices for electronics are very high thanks to our record-high VAT), but he has around 640usd...
  6. R

    i3 9100 vs i5 9400 for graphic design work

    Hi everyone First off, please, no offense but i'm dead set between these two so no new suggestions please. With that out of the way; I'm putting together a new pc and i'm on a very tight budget and i'm an intel fanboy with no shame. I've already compared the gaming performance and for gaming...
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    Question 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 ?
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    Question How to choose a graphic card for GPU rendering ?

    How to choose a graphic card for GPU rendering (Mainly VFX, Not images only) ? Workstation or Mainstream which will be good and Better for fast Production ?
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    Build Advice New Gaming and workstation-ish build

    Hi guys, I am looking to build or buy a new pc very soon, as my current system has died. I am currently looking at 3 different systems, 2 custom built and 1 prebuild. could you guys give me any advice on which system to buy? thanks/ The systems are: custom built №1 ryzen 7 3700x, 1660 super...
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    Question Twenty 8TB HDD connected to 3990x system?

    Hello, I am looking to build a system with a 3990x for work purposes. I need to connect twenty 8TB drives to the system and it needs to be fast with minimal bottlenecks. The M.2 slots will all have ssds occupied in addition. I will be using a PCIe to Sata card to accommodate all of these...
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    Question safe to xeon e5 1620 running at 84 degree C under full load?

    Currently i have a temporary workstation PC which has a xeon e5-1620 0 running a 3.6ghz before i start using it to render for days together i wanted to confirm if running at 84 degree C under ful cpu load is alright for this processor? when the system is idle the processor sits at around 50...
  12. corabict

    Question PSU works fine but when connected to MB it ticks the green light flicks on and off.

    So I have A D20 workstation with 1050 TI. The problem now is that whenever I connect the power supply to the Pc the green light on the back of the PSU flicks on and off ... so I knew that the PSU is turned on and then off then on.. etc. but it turns on without pressing the power button .. so I...
  13. gmemoriam

    Question Upgrading my 6700k to Ryzen 7/Ryzen 9 for video editing

    Hi everyone. I currently own a i7 6700k with a Corsair 32gb RAM 3000mhz, a GTX 1070 Strix GPU. I use this computer mainly to video editing and 2d motion graphics (Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects). I also use it for a casual gaming but it's just the 10% of the time. In my last few works...
  14. mrmurtaza

    Question HP WX-8600 Workstation CMOS Resets after shutdown

    I'm using HP WX-8600 Workstation and I have an issue with it. After shutdown, CMOS Settings resets even after replacing the battery. I tried to figure out the reason behind this but no luck, and I don't want it to be an issue with the motherboard. Machine Detail on HP Website
  15. M

    Question Upgrading from Xeon e5-1620 v2 3.7ghz HELP!!!

    Hi, made an account just for this haha someone pls help me solve this!! So, i have a HP Z420 Workstation, Rx480 Sapphire Nitro+ 4gb and 16gb ram. I've been using this PC for gaming but this CPU falls short for almost all mainstream games this year. Can not afford to spend more than...
  16. modopolis

    Question PC Build - Workstation for Audiovisual in general! Which GPU it's fit best and other tips

    Hellou, everyone! I'm building a new PC for general work in audiovisual (motion design, a little bit of 3d apps, editing, and color correction). With a little bit of research, I found a good processor with a good price and I start my building use this processor as a base. I found some...
  17. SirenJoe

    Question Architecture Workstation Help

    Hello everyone, I need a new windows PC workstation that can handle a lot of the programs used in architecture. I would also like it to have good gaming performance. Here is the list of programs I mainly use: (Autodesk) AutoCAD Inventor Revit (Adobe) Indesign Photoshop Illustrator (Microsoft)...
  18. enduserCC

    Question Workstation Build for own research

    Hi, I’m considering buying my first workstation. My planned budget is around 3000$. The use case would be various software development tasks for my own projects. E.g. data science (Deep Learning), databases, also SE for embedded systems. I planned going with 2x Xeon E5 2690 v3, so my build...
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    Question $600 PC Build for 3D Modelling and rendering, animation, design and gaming

    Hi, I need help to build new pc and i want to make it so i can run softwares that i need for work and college. What im using is : Adobe Photoshop Adobe Ilustrator Maya 3DS Max Autodesk inventor. I woud like to hear your suggestions for build (and please include coolers , case and Power Supply)...
  20. AsoStrife

    Question Workstation multi GPU for Deep Learning

    Hi, I would need a Workstation or similar to use multiple GPUs simultaneously for Deep Learning. I currently have a Workstation with two nVidia 2080ti rtx nVidia, an Intel i7 9700k CPU and 64gb Ram. The 2080s are not in SLI as I use them to run two separate Deep Learning processes. I would...