Which CPU for crunching large Images Tags: CPUs Last response: November 24, 2008 4:49 PM in CPUs Share TreeM November 24, 2008 11:00:29 AM Which is your best CPU to crunch/process/edit large Raw/JPG files from 10-30 Meg in size. Will be batch processing after conversion from Raw in JPG. Should it be Intel core Duo or Quad or AMD?? Appreciate the feedback More about : cpu crunching large images | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove dokk2 November 24, 2008 11:14:51 AM I would think that the software would sort of suggest which cpu you will need as in is it multi core aware or not,once you have acquired the software check the packaging ,should have recommended specs,or, go to the relevant forums.. | Report abuse mi1ez CPUs Expert November 24, 2008 1:03:06 PM And don't forget a system with as much RAM as possible for working on huge image files. | Report abuse boulard83 November 24, 2008 1:08:10 PM +2 ! | Report abuse Related ressources Help build a Java Crunching Beast - Mini ITX - Forum Building a $1600 system for CUDA number crunching - Forum Suggest Best Number Crunching Laptops - Forum Pc for number crunching and large files - Forum CPU charts - floating point number crunching - Forum Ask the community Publish Flakes November 24, 2008 2:26:12 PM Well i Know that if its Adobe Photoshop CS (or up) it supports use of the Graphics card, and quad core, so you might want to factor that. | Report abuse Godiwa November 24, 2008 2:36:26 PM what Flakes said and ++++1 for RAM lots of RAM, Vista64 if need be and TONS of RAM, this is one of the situations where more RAM is always better | Report abuse dallasjoh November 24, 2008 3:02:52 PM Intel Quad with at least 4GB ram on a 64 bit windows. | Report abuse zodiacfml November 24, 2008 4:17:35 PM core i7. | Report abuse mtyermom November 24, 2008 4:49:17 PM Core i7 + max RAM + latest gen video card = ftw! | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Which CPU for crunching large Images> Related ressources: ForumNumber crunching machine ForumCrunching images ForumPerformance/Data Crunching /Gaming Build ForumProblem working with VERY large images ForumNumber crunching ForumP4 v Athlon: Number Crunching ForumCrunching numbers ForumBuilding a small rental render/ crunching farm ForumI7-2600 vs 2600K - number crunching Forum212 evo fan replacement ForumWhich Graphics Card Should I Get ForumCan a better CPU increase connection speed? ForumIs my CPU too hot? ForumCPU temp question ForumCpu or motherboard... again. More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !