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 $2200 enough for 64bit? so i can get good Quadro or maybe need 64bit for carg? ptilley42 September 25, 2010 6:53:52 PM Looking to build system with i7 950 clocked to 4Gig with water cooling 12 Gig memory (kingston hyper X Tri DDr3- 1600) and mother Board that can handle Sata 3 drives but not sure on best way forward for Graphic card was looking at GTX470 1280 Gb or 2gb GTX460 or would I be better sticking with Quadro as mainly CAD ( inventor 2011 ( but big models) and rendering will be running windows 7 64 bit has anybody done a test Budget is with the zone of the bits we are talking about so £1500 Quadro cards are not in the ball park Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Graphic card for cad programs Forum Solvedamd or nvidia graphics card for CAD? Forum CAD graphics cards Forum graphics cards for cad? Forum Graphics cards w/ CAD? Forum SolvedLooking for a cheap graphics card for 3d CAD Forum Graphics cards for CAD Forum Graphics card upgrade for CAD/Gaming computer Forum what is defrent between ati graphics card and integrated hd graphics cad Forum Urgent question about Graphics Card for a CAD Lab Forum Best Nvidia Graphics Card Under 150$ 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 Pci graphics card for 3d cad - AMD Athlon 1GB 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 !