Graphic cards for cad Tags: Nvidia CAD Quadro Graphics Last response: September 25, 2010 6:53 PM in Graphics & Displays Share ptilley42 September 25, 2010 11:07:14 AM how are the new Nvidia cards (GTX470)against older Quadro cards FX4500 looking to up grade PC but main priority is 3D cad inventor 2011 ( no gaming) but do need to render with Studio max and other rendering packages. More about : graphic cards cad wa1 a b Î Nvidia September 25, 2010 4:42:29 PM What about the rest of your system? We need more info here... CAD works not only GPU demanding but also CPU, so combination between a FAST CPU and decent GPU would be great. If you aren't gaming at all then you can go with Quadro cards, just make sure you have a fast cpu first. steve5 September 25, 2010 5:33:03 PM wa1 said:What about the rest of your system? We need more info here... CAD works not only GPU demanding but also CPU, so combination between a FAST CPU and decent GPU would be great. If you aren't gaming at all then you can go with Quadro cards, just make sure you have a fast cpu first. ok snd good i m only needing to run auto desk CAD inventor pgm 32 or 64 bit so not sure about this either i have $2200 would like nice monitor and B&W lasor printer 300dpi min Related resources for CAD3D, rendering, FEM - graphic card?? - Forum which brands graphic card is better for computer aided design (cad) softwares amd or nvidia ? - Forum Graphics cards for a single CAD and Gaming rig. - Forum CAD graphics cards - Forum Graphic card for CAD 100-125$? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer steve5 September 25, 2010 5:34:35 PM m i online steve5 September 25, 2010 5:35:44 PM is $2200 enough for 64bit? so i can get good Quadro or maybe need 64bit for carg? ptilley42 September 25, 2010 6:53:52 PM Looking to build system with i7 950 clocked to 4Gig with water cooling 12 Gig memory (kingston hyper X Tri DDr3- 1600) and mother Board that can handle Sata 3 drives but not sure on best way forward for Graphic card was looking at GTX470 1280 Gb or 2gb GTX460 or would I be better sticking with Quadro as mainly CAD ( inventor 2011 ( but big models) and rendering will be running windows 7 64 bit has anybody done a test Budget is with the zone of the bits we are talking about so £1500 Quadro cards are not in the ball park Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedamd or nvidia graphics card for CAD? Forum Graphic card for cad programs Forum Graphics card upgrade for CAD/Gaming computer Forum SolvedLooking for a cheap graphics card for 3d CAD Forum CAD graphics cards Forum graphics cards for cad? Forum Graphics cards w/ CAD? Forum Advice on using CAD graphics cards for Games (ATI Mobility.. Forum Graphics cards for CAD Forum what is defrent between ati graphics card and integrated hd graphics cad Forum Urgent question about Graphics Card for a CAD Lab Forum Best Nvidia Graphics Card Under 150$ CAD Forum Which graphics card/laptop for CAD programs like Maya Rhino 3DMax Forum Which graphics card/laptop for CAD programs like Maya Rhino 3DMax Forum Graphics Card for CAD workstation, but still want to game Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !