[Sidefx-houdini-list] OT: Houdini 12 system

Peter Bowmar pbowmar at gmail.com
Wed Jan 4 13:25:35 EST 2012


We have z800 machines here, they are good!

If you want to use GPU, it's all about the RAM on the card, so the 580
with 3GB is a good cost-effective choice.

I recommend 16gb as minimum RAM and the most you can afford as max :)

On 4 January 2012 09:58, zoran arizanovic <zoran.arizanovic at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> I bought hp z800 in summer and am thrilled with it
> highly recommended
> http://h18000.www1.hp.com/products/quickspecs/13278_na/13278_na.pdf
> Zoran
>
> On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 6:50 PM, <jim at rutherfordfx.com> wrote:
>
>> Hey
>> Any suggestions in regard to an optimum system in the $2000 to $4000
>> range that would make the best use of Houdini 12....obviously GPU
>> I've seen other posts talking about Intel I7 980 6 core with 16 gigs and
>> up of Ram...lots of people talking about geforce 580 3 gig graphics
>> card...looking to probably run linux.
>> thanks
>> Jim
>>
>> -------- Original Message --------
>> Subject: [Sidefx-houdini-list] OT: Houdini 12 system
>> From: <jim at rutherfordfx.com>
>> Date: Wed, January 04, 2012 10:49 am
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