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High spec computer for 3d max and rendering

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a b B Homebuilt system
October 24, 2011 3:34:31 PM

I am setting up my own 3d visual business

and i need to get a high spec computer to run 3d max and render really fast

what sort of processor /graphics card / memory / ram /hard disk / motherboard etc.

i have around a £1000 to spend maybe more

any advice would be helpful


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a c 143 B Homebuilt system
October 24, 2011 7:20:16 PM

i7 2600
Z 68 mb
4x4 gig of 1600 MHz ram at 1.5 volt [ or less]
hard drive of choice
quiet office case
400- 500 watt power supply

maybe a quaddro based graphics card if it fits the budget
October 27, 2011 3:15:43 PM

thanks for your help outlander :) 

iv managed to go up in price too nearly double my budget

do you recon this is a gd setup?

============================ MONITOR x2
BenQ G2420HDB Full HD TFT LCD 24" DVI-D Monitor

============================ MOBO
Gigabyte SKT-1155 Z68XP-UD3 iSSD Motherboard

============================ CPU
Intel Core i7 2600k 3.4GHz Socket 1155 8MB Cache Retail Boxed Processor

============================ RAM
Corsair 16GB (4x4GB) DDR3 1600MHz Vengeance Blue Memory Kit CL9 (9-9-9-24) 1.5V

============================ GFX
PNY GTX 580 1536MB GDDR5 DVI HDMI PCI-E Graphics Card

============================ HDD

WD 1TB 3.5" SATA-III 6Gb/s Caviar Blue Hard Drive - 7200RPM 32MB Cache

OS on a seperate SSD
OCZ 60GB Vertex 3 SSD - 2.5" SATA-III - Read 550MB/s Write 495MB/s

============================ CASE
Antec 900 Nine Hundred Case with 200mm Top Fan

============================ PSU
OCZ Stealth Xstream II 700W PSU - 6x SATA 2x PCI-E

============================ OPTICAL DRIVE
LG BH10LS30 10x BD-RE with DVD±RW SATA Blu-Ray Drive - Retail Box with Software

============================ CPU COOLER
Corsair Hydro Series H60 High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler

========================== OPERATING STSTEM
win7 pro 64bit