Best choice for VMware Build Tags: New Build Vmware Systems Last response: July 2, 2012 2:12 AM in Systems Share Bokran0 July 2, 2012 1:36:58 AM Hello, Im considering building a reasearch machine which will use VMware to run the following all at the same time: Windows: 7, 8 RC, exchange server, small business server, terminal server and maybe mac osx My base spec's so far are: 24 GB DDR3 1600mhz Vengeance ram 2 TB HDD Now for the cpu and mobo i was thinking either... i7 3820 + Asus P9X79 Pro i7 3770 + ? (no idea for a mobo) OR FX 8120 + Asus M5A97 I do want to keep it as cheap as possible any help will be throughly appreciated. More about : choice vmware build | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Bokran0 July 2, 2012 2:12:34 AM please delete | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Best choice for VMware Build> Related ressources: ForumHardware advice for VMware desktop ForumHardware advice for VMware desktop ForumNeed HTPC (primary) / VMWare Server (Secondary) ForumChallenge: Building a VMWare ESX server ForumLow heat/energy, reliable, non-gamer, for running VMWare under Linux ForumGaming PC/ VMware lab ForumVMWare server host OS ForumNew pc build 2012 - case, psu, memory and monitor choice ForumNew pc build 2012 - case, psu, memory and monitor choice ForumNew Server build to host multiple VMWare images ForumHelp me make the right choice please (OCZ Agility 3) ForumVMware ESX/Storage Server build ... ForumVMware Player vs. Virtual Box ForumVmware player and MAC or DB hackintosh?? ForumVMware hardware recommendations for development setup ForumCpu/Gpu/Motherboard Suggestion ForumFirst Computer Build for Gaming HELP NEEDED! ~1000 ForumMake me a $2500 gaming build! ForumBudget Gaming build ForumFirst barebones laptop build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !