Best configuration for 3d animation/modeling. 2,500 dollar max. Tags: New Build Photoshop Configuration 3D Systems Product Last response: January 5, 2012 10:00 AM in Systems Share Zuflus January 4, 2012 11:19:34 PM Hello I'm wondering if I'm going to buy a new pc. Because the old one are stopping me from making awesome animation films. I'm using Maya 2011, mudbox, After effects, Premiere, and Photoshop. what is the most ultimate configuration for this use ? More about : configuration animation modeling 500 dollar max g-unit1111 January 5, 2012 12:15:04 AM It's a lot of personal preference but I think what you're looking at is either an i7-based workstation build or a build based around the i7-3930K (SB-E). Without display / keyboard / mouse - it'd probably look something like this: Case: NZXT Phantom White - $99.99 PSU: Corsair AX850 - $189.99 Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UD5 - $329.99 CPU: 3.20 GHz Intel Core i7-3930K - $599.99 Cooler: Corsair H80 - $93.99 RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws Z Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 - $129.99 SSD: 128GB Crucial M4 - $199.99 HD: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB - $149.99 Optical: Lite On DVD Burner - $19.99 Video Card: ATI Fire Pro V5900 - $429.99 OS: Windows 7 Pro - $139.99 Total: $2443.58 Zuflus January 5, 2012 10:00:30 AM Thank you I have to have a laptop though. Will be traveling a lot after a few years, but now i know what to look for. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPlease Help Me w/ System Configuration - 3D Modeling, Rendering, 3DS Max, Zbrush, Inventor Forum SolvedWhat do i need to build to ulltimate gaming pc for a max of 2000 dollars (2500 dollars if absolutely necessary)? Forum Solved$4,000 dollar budget and want the BEST 3-D sculpting and gaming computer I can get! Forum SolvedLooking for Best configuration PC for 3ds max and Animation Forum SolvedBest 2000-2500 dollar gaming computer? Please fast answer Forum SolvedBest video editing program for 3D Effects? 3DS Max? Forum SolvedBest laptop for architecture (3Ds Max+photoshop+Autocad 3D) ? Forum best PC for 3d max, rendering in vray and iray and modelling in rhino $7000 Forum Best laptop for 3D Max and Rendering Forum Help me. PC for 3d modelling + with 3 monitors max budget 3400 dollars Forum How to 3d max computer configuration Forum System configuration for 3d modeling/rendering (Revit, 3ds Max) Forum SolvedBest cpu cooler max 60-80USD(for a 2500k) Forum Need Best Configuration For 3D Animation & VFx Forum best system for 3D Modeling / Rendering (3ds max + sketchup) with 2000 $ help me plz??? Forum Rebuild need best graphics card for maya, 3d max, zbrush and CS6 master suite Forum Best suitable machine configuration for 3ds max Forum Best suitable machine configuration for 3ds max Forum Best pc spec for 3d max Forum BEST configuration for 3d Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !