CAD System Tags: Homebuilt GPUs CPUs CAD Systems Last response: August 12, 2010 4:21 PM in Systems Share w0lfattack August 12, 2010 6:52:00 AM Hello folks, I am trying to find out whether the CAD program is more CPU or GPU intensive. I would like to build a system with this type of program in mind. Thank you. More about : cad system coldsleep a b B Homebuilt system August 12, 2010 7:04:41 AM Short answer: CPU. Long answer: google benchmarks for the specific software you're looking at using. m 0 l banthracis a b B Homebuilt system August 12, 2010 4:21:00 PM Long answer is actually, how well does your CAD program utilize CUDA? If it works well w/ CUDA, then you will see Far more improvement by putting money into GPU. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBuilding 3D CAD system Forum SolvedCS6 - System Advice (Old CAD guy) Forum SolvedLow cost cad/cam light gaming system help Forum SolvedNew system for CAD ? Forum SolvedOne last look 1800CAD gaming system Forum $1100 CAD Budget Gaming System Forum SolvedSub $600 CAD system Forum Solved$1200 CAD New System Build Forum SolvedFirst time gaming system $1100 CAD Forum Solved$1200 Small Office/CAD System Forum feedback on my CAD system configuration Forum Budget Conscious CAD System Forum New system for CAD/Adobe Creative/Some Gaming Around $1000 Forum System for CAD and Rendering Forum Help me build a ~$3,500 system (gaming/CAD/PS) Forum CAD System - First Build Forum $1500 CAD/FEA system build First time build. Forum HOW GOOD OF CAD SYSTEM THIS WOULD BE FOR INVENTOR Forum Sub $400 CAD System Forum ~$1500 IB CAD & Gaming System Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !