10 Replies Latest reply on Aug 11, 2015 1:40 PM by RoninEdits

    Need help with new PC Configuration for AE & C4D


      Please let me know if my proposed new PC build would operate very well for simultaneous use between After Effects, Cinema 4D and sometimes Adobe Illustrator and Premiere Pro...


      Power Supply                        1000 Watt EVGA® SuperNOVA Power Supply

      Motherboard                          Asus® Z97-WS Intel® Z87 based chipset, ATX Motherboard


      Processor                              Intel® Xeon® E3-1270 v3 Processor, 4-core @ 3.5GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) with HT, 8MB L3 Cache

      CPU Cooling                           Intel® Certified High Performance Heatsink

      DDR3 Memory                        32GB Crucial® Ballistix™ DDR3-1600MHz (4 x 8GB), CAS 9 latency, low voltage            

      Tuning                                     Advanced CPU Hyperclocking, Motherboard, and Memory Performance Optimization                                                                      

      Video Card                             2 of:  4GB EVGA® NVIDIA® GeForce GTX980 GDDR5 video card

      Hard Drive 1                            500GB Crucial® BX100 Solid State Drive - 535MBps Read/450MBps write speed                                

      Hard Drive 2                            1TB 7200rpm SATA 600 with 64MB Cache

      Optical Drive 1                        24x Asus® DVD+/-RW Dual Layer Burner Black

      Network 1                               Integrated 10/100/1000MBps Gigabit Ethernet Network Adapter


      I'm a complete newb and appreciate your input!