|Andyba Posted: May 29, 2012|
|Intel Xeon E5-2670 is better for rendering.
It has 8 cores and is based on sandy bridge architecture.
|andreysc7 Posted: May 28, 2012|
|Hi, I am a little bit new here and I would like to ask if the parts listed below are good enough for a fast rendering machine. Total amount = around 6800 euros
2 x Intel Xeon X5680 3.33GHz (Westmere) (Socket 1366)
GTX 690 4096MB PCI-Express GDDR5 Graphics Card
EVGA Classified SR-2 Intel 5520 (Socket 1366) DDR3 Motherboard (270-WS-W555-E1)
Lian Li PC-V2120B Aluminium Full Tower Case - Black
G.Skill RipJawsZ 32GB (8x4GB) DDR3 PC3-17000C9 2133MHz Quad Channel Kit (F3-17000CL9Q2-32GBZH)
Corsair Professional Series AX1200 High Performance 1200W Modular '80 Plus Gold' Power Supply (CMPSU-1200AXUK)
M4 256GB 2.5" SATA 6Gb/s Solid State Hard Drive (CT256M4SSD2)
Barracuda 3TB 7200RPM SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Cache - OEM (ST3000DM001)
Zalman CNPS12X Ultimate Performance Triple Fan CPU Cooler (Socket Intel LGA2011/1366/1156/1155/775 and AMD FM1/AM3+/AM3/AM2+/AM2)
Scythe Gentle Typhoon 120mm 5400 RPM Cooling Fan, D1225C12BBAP-31
I am waiting for your answer and I would like to know if its worth it. I will start learning special effects and post production stuffs. Until know I have learn 3D modeling and texturing and know I will make a small 3D designing company and this is why I need a fast rendering machine.