[Build Ready] $1500 Video Editing/3d Workstation Rig Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: December 3, 2012 10:59 AM in Systems Share happyhorse101 December 2, 2012 10:52:31 PM PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/au/p/qDkM Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/au/p/qDkM/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/au/p/qDkM/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($335.00 @ PCCaseGear) CPU Cooler: Thermaltake CLP0534 22.4 CFM CPU Cooler ($35.00 @ PCCaseGear) Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LK ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($149.00 @ PCCaseGear) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($79.00 @ Mwave Australia) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($99.00 @ Scorptec) Storage: Samsung 830 Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($99.00 @ Scorptec) Case: NZXT Phantom 410 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case ($129.00 @ Mwave Australia) Power Supply: Antec TruePower New 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($139.00 @ Mwave Australia) Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($22.00 @ PCCaseGear) Monitor: Asus VE247H 23.6" Monitor ($169.00 @ Mwave Australia) Other: Powercolor Radeon HD7950 PCS+ 3GB Boost ($309.00) Total: $1564.00 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-03 11:52 EST+1100) Budget Range: $1400-1600 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Video editing, after effects, 3ds max, gaming, watching movies, internet brosing Buying a monitor: Yes Need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: pccasegear.com, mwave.com.au Location: Gold coast, QLD, Australia Parts Preferences: intel cpu Overclocking: Not straight away but would like to be able to in the future SLI or Crossfire: Again. not straight away but would like to be able to do so in the futute Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: Would like to keep the price as low as possible, will be setting up dual monitors in the near future (both 1920x1080), need help reducing cost/improving performance More about : build ready 1500 video editing workstation rig hbeduryan818 December 2, 2012 11:05:57 PM Thats a very good system the next choice down for extreme good video editing would be the amd fx 8350 Draven35 December 3, 2012 6:45:53 AM If you're editing in Premiere, buy an NVIDIA graphics card, not the Radeon. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer BreadWhistle December 3, 2012 10:59:48 AM hbeduryan818 said:Thats a very good system the next choice down for extreme good video editing would be the amd fx 8350 Psshh. The next step down from the 3770K is the 3770, then the 8350 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum$ 1500 video editing/3d workstation build Forum$ 1500 video editing/3d workstation build Forum$ 1500 video editing/3d workstation build Forum~$ 1500 for gaming/ workstation build ForumI3 / i5 / i7 Uses and discussion? ForumAdvice on $ 1500 -$2000 Gaming/ Workstation Build ForumMy new built for video editing, not sure for ram ForumNew workstation build ~$ 1500 for CAD/CAE/3D Forum$1200-$ 1500 Gaming Rig Build need advice ForumAdvice for first build ($5,000 workstation ) ForumFirst build - 1500 dollar video editing (and possibly gaming rig ) Forum$ 1500 -$2000 Dual 1440p Monitor Workstation /Gaming PC Forum$ 1500 Rig - Are these components the best bang for the buck? ForumNew 3d workstation build $10k ForumIS MY BUILD READY BUYING IN AN ABOUT AN HOUR $ 1500 TOTAL ForumWorkstation /Gaming Rig ForumPCI compatibility question Forum1st time gaming build help? ForumCheapest build help ForumWhat you think? Final build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !