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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 Does anyone know a trustworthy professional testing software?

    I am working in a project about testing workstations performance. First, I have to change different RAMs configurations (8GB, then 16GB, then 32GB ans so on) keeping all the other components ( CPU, GPU, SSD) unchanged. So, I need a proffesional software in order to test the workstation...
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    Question P2000 upgrade?

    i want to gift my father in law a newer PC for home/work use, his current specs (that i know of) are Intel i7-7800X and an nvidia quadro P2000 storage isn't really an issue and neither is ram. While i'm familiar with building PC's based around gaming i'm not familiar with workstation PC's and...
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    [SOLVED] VFX/3D Modeling build ~£1600

    Approximate Purchase Date: The closer the better Budget Range: Around £1500-1600, would want to spend as little as possible since I'm just starting University, leaving room for improvements in the future System Usage from Most to Least Important: 3D modeling, texturing, rendering/Video...
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    Question Iris Pro vs Quadro for gaming

    I recently bought a used Dell Precision 7520 workstation laptop for 3D CAD and programming at my university. It comes with a Intel Xeon E3-1545M v5 CPU, 32 GB DDR4 RAM and a Quadro M2200 4 GB GPU. After a long day of sketching in SolidWorks i love to play some CSGO, but the Quadro GPU doesn't...
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    Question CAD/Rendering Budget Workstation.

    Hi Guys, I was wondering if you all could help me, My current PC is on its way out and i need to build a (Budget) new one. However i have matured from gaming PC's and need a Workstation PC (Gaming PC's are all i really know about). So i'm an architect and i use the following programs on the...
  7. Jhonz

    [SOLVED] Please tell me if i have to buy a gtx 1050ti or gtx 1060 (in order to have no bottelneck )

    Hi everyone, I have a z620 workstation with dual cpu xeon E2620 v0 2.0ghz 6cores & 12 threads per each processor. And i have 48 gb of ram Ecc ddr3 1333mhz In order to engoy and play some games such gta 5 & watchdogs 2 & sekiro $ forza3 ... I want to buy a gtx 1050 ti or 1060 6gb Can you...
  8. johntony1111

    Question Workstation for Computer Animation

    Hi guys, I want to build a machine for computer animation. I would appreciate some help choosing components. Software used: Maya ( 4-6 core optimized) Nuke ( Thread count # core optimized ?) Houdini Renderers: Vray (most likely) I understand that its optimized for CPU renders correct me if...
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    Question Which one to chose? (Gaming+Mining)

    I'm gonna build a pc. I'll do gaming, graphic designing & mining the rest of the time. I'm confused within 2 graphics cards. http://www.xfxforce.com/en-us/products/amd-radeon-rx-500-series/rx-570-rs-8gb-dd-triplex-rx-570p8dfd6 https://www.msi.com/Graphics-card/Radeon-RX-570-ARMOR-8G-OC...
  10. Krantzazz

    Question HP Z840 and RTX 2080 TI - Low Performance

    Hello, I've installed an RTX 2080 TI in my HP Z840 workstation, but I suspect I'm getting lower performance than expected. A benchmark in Rome 2 Total War gives me an average of 45 FPS on the highest settings, 2560x1440 resolution. I haven't done any other benchmarks, but while playing other...
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    Question Graphics Card around $80-$220 (INR5000-15000)

    Hi, I am professionally a Designer and an ultimate gamer. I would like to upgrade my Sapphire R9 270X (defective). My budget is around $80-$220 (INR5000-15000). Kindly suggest me a GPU which is good for gaming and also for workstation to boost up in Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro & 3ds Max...
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    Question Switching to workstation desktop. What are top recommendations?

    Hello all - I am looking to purchase a new, pre-built workstation desktop pc to replace my Dell XPS 15 (2018) laptop. My budget is flexible, but I'm targeting ~$3k. I plan to use the computer for data analysis, heavy office use and photo editing. I am somewhat limited in physical desk space...
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    Question Best editing PC build in 2019

    I'm building a new editing computer and I need something pretty powerful since I edit music videos that are really visual effects heavy. My current computer is a prebuilt gaming pc I spent $2000 on and it's not cutting it anymore. I went to Micro center and explained what I needed with my list...
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    Question Laptop for College (Engineering Major)

    Hi all, I was wondering if some more knowledgable people could weigh in on what type/what features I should be looking for for a college laptop. I am going to be studying Aerospace Engineering at WPI. There will be some extensive software I will need to be able to store and run on my computer...
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    Question AMD Ryzen workstation upgrade or switch to Intel?

    Hi Forum. I currently have a light gaming setup, I work on automation and I use AutoCAD Electrical and SolidWorks mostly, I would like to improve my setup to use it as an in office workstation. Now I do this work on my laptop( Dell Precision M4700), but I would like to get a more solid desktop...
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    Question Help for a new multi-tasking/graphic design build

    Hello, I am looking to build a new workstation for multi-tasking/graphic design with multiple monitors. My system is about 3 years old, (i3, 16gb ram, GTX750) and I have been noticing it more and more recently. Any help is appreciated. note: I have a 750w PSU and all storage and displays...
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    Question HP Z400 Liquid Cooling Replacement.

    Hi, I currently have the 6-DIMM version of the Z400 workstation. I also have the liquid cooling solution (LCS) inside of it. I was wondering if it was possible to change the liquid or whatever they use inside the LCS. And also the liquid inside of it is most likely over several years old. And if...
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    Question i7 4790 + GTX 1060 6GB for 3D Work??

    Hi all, I am wondering if this cpu will work well for 3D animation and modelling work. Also, I know people are going to tell me to ditch the platform and upgrade, but that is not in my budget right now. I would get the (K) version of the cpu, however that is more than a $100 dollars extra...
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    [SOLVED] New 2019 Photoshop Build ~$1100

    I'm looking at building a new desktop for my photoshop/lightroom and very infrequent Premier work with hopes of upgradability or at least using some components in future PC builds. As a professional photographer who often prints images, that basically means I need a professional graphics card...
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    [SOLVED] Building an Electronics Workstation From Scratch

    I've been getting back into electronics projects and I'm building a workstation to run the software I would need for 3D printing, simulations, graphics and the like. My GF's mom gave me her old desktop computer a Dell Inspiron 545. I'll be using that as the case and most likely the power source...