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3D rendering Build

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November 23, 2010 7:53:22 PM

pproximate Purchase Date: (e.g.: this week (the closer the better)) any time in next 3 months

Budget Range: (e.g.: 600-800) £450-£500

System Usage from Most to Least Important: 3d rendering, office stuff, surfing web

Parts Not Required:keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS, do i need a graphics card? (it will not be included), optical drive

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: or ebuyer

Country of Origin: uk

Parts Preferences: by brand or type any

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: do i need it for 3d rendering?

Monitor Resolution: duel 1440x900 displays

Additional Comments: quiet preffered

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November 24, 2010 6:13:20 AM

November 24, 2010 6:16:56 AM

do i need a graphics card?

This chiefly depends on if your app/software for rendering actually leverages on GPU but for the most part rendering is n extremely CPU/RAM intensive task so off EBuyer UK

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November 24, 2010 1:40:26 PM

anybody else? i will be using cinema 4d incase anybody knows if it uses a gpu
November 24, 2010 2:27:02 PM

this good?

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November 24, 2010 10:13:07 PM

Well to be a workable config u have to buy a discrete as the 870 chipset has no IGP
November 25, 2010 1:44:31 PM

how about an 880 chipset?
November 26, 2010 12:37:19 AM

Yep those would do ^^