I7 or xeon? which is better in Renderfarm? Tags: CPUs Workstations Xeon Intel i7 Last response: March 22, 2012 2:54 AM in CPUs Share bigboy125 March 22, 2012 2:30:08 AM I bought a workstation in 2011 with the following specifications: Intel Xeon E5645 24G ECC which is the same as what is being used by the two biggest renderfarms in the industry: foxrenderfarm rebusfarm I spoke with my my firends, and they told me xeon is more stable than i7. now i want to bought some new workstations. but xeon is much too expensive so I have to think about this. What is your opinion? Thanks in advance. More about : xeon renderfarm melikepie a b à CPUs March 22, 2012 2:44:33 AM bigboy125 said:I bought my workstation in 2011 Intel Xeon E5645 24G ECC in this Industry, two big web renderfarm use xeon e5645: foxrenderfarm http://www.rebusfarm.net/ i exchange with my friends,they think xeon is more stable then i7. now i want to bought some new workstations. xeon is much too expensive what do you think about this? xeon cpu's are 4 servers... if you have the right socket why not? what are you currently running? amuffin a c 184 à CPUs March 22, 2012 2:48:33 AM What program? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bigboy125 March 22, 2012 2:54:52 AM 3Dmax maya and v-ray Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I7 or XEON Any Suggestions? Forum 3930k support for Renderfarm Forum Renderfarm and workstation build Forum I5-2500k or i7-2600k vs 4 xeon 5160's? Forum 2 x XEON 3,8 GHz vs i7 940 - Which one will be better Forum Need help to choose motherboard for Xeon E3-1230 Forum I7 920 or i7 860? Forum Render Farm for architecture student Forum High-End personal Workstation Guidance Forum New 3d workstation build $10k Forum Video Editing homebuild Forum Xeon W5990 vs. 3rd Gen i7 for AutoCad Forum Xeon E5-1650 HP Workstation VS i7 3930K Custom PC Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum Which socket 755 cpu's are overclockable? Forum Phenom II X4 965 better with 2 sticks or 4 sticks of ram Forum Which of these cases would you take? Forum Which computer should I buy? Forum Mac os x is not supported with software virtualization to run mac os x you need Forum [Solved] Which PSU Should I get? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !