Building a $2400 3D Rendering Mac / PC Tags: New Build Systems Last response: October 2, 2012 9:21 PM in Systems Share johnyboy365 October 2, 2012 12:53:17 PM Hello all, Wanted to show you what I've got in the mix for my new build. Wanted to get everyone's opinion before I make moves. Trying to build a "hackintosh" but need to make sure everything is compatible. Will be using SSD 1 - Windows 7 (64 bit) Side - 3ds Max w/ Vray, Muddbox, Maya, Revit, AutoCad primarily. SSD 2 - OSX Mountain Lion - Photoshop, Audio Video http://pcpartpicker.com/p/j8qE CPU: Intel Core i7-3930K 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Corsair H100 92.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler Motherboard: Intel BOXDX79SR ATX LGA2011 Motherboard Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory Storage: Seagate Barracuda 3TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 560 Ti 2GB Video Card Sound Card: Asus Xonar D1 24-bit 192 KHz Sound Card Case: Cooler Master HAF 922 ATX Mid Tower Case Power Supply: Corsair Professional 750W 80 PLUS Silver Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply Optical Drive: Asus BC-12B1ST/BLK/B/AS Blu-Ray Reader, DVD/CD Writer Monitor: Asus VH236H 23.0" Monitor (x2) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) Keyboard: Lite-On SK-1788/BS Wired Standard Keyboard Total: $2446.14 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) More about : building 2400 rendering mac | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove henydiah October 2, 2012 2:14:53 PM evrything is compatible, the Video Card GTX 560 Ti 2GB Video Card work fine, just sugestion also for DATA saving just use HDD 3TB is cheap than SSD | Report abuse johnyboy365 October 2, 2012 2:30:03 PM I was going to use the SSD's for each of my OS. I could partition but don't really know how to get into that. Do you need to partition an SSD? | Report abuse henydiah October 2, 2012 2:34:08 PM no ... don't partition because the SSD small space | Report abuse Mousemonkey October 2, 2012 9:21:45 PM This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Building a $2400 3D Rendering Mac / PC> Related ressources: ForumWhats a good platform for 3D modeling + rendering ? ForumFirst Timer: Building CG Workstation Budget $ 2400 ForumNew PC advice- Gaming/ 3D rendering build Forum3D Rendering Build Advice. Forum$4.000 Build for 3d Modeling and Rendering (ADVICE NEEDED) ForumBest performance for gaming and 3D rendering ? gtx 690 or 670 sli? ForumNeed Advice on building hi-end pc ($ 2400 /Rs130k) ForumBuilding a workstation for 3D ForumMac or Pc - 3d Modeling and Rendering ForumFirst build from mac user.. ForumBuilding A 3d Modeling and Rendering Workstation ForumHelp with sub $7,000 3D workstation build ForumBuilding a PC for high end 3D rendering ForumNew system or update? 3D rendering ForumRendering /Gaming PC build Under 1400$ ForumCustom build PC for 3D rendering only ForumNew Build, any good? ForumBuilding my first gaming PC ForumBuilding in process... ForumBuilding a gaming rig for $500 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !