5 Replies Latest reply on Nov 20, 2018 4:57 PM by Frederick Law

    Which one of these systems is best for Solidworks? Same price

    Paulo Esperon

      Buying a pc from craigslist which already tells you how acquainted I am with this topic. The same guy has the above two options for $500. Which one do you think is better? Also, am I better off building one myself? Thanks a bunch!


      Option 1

      *Dell T5500 desktop workstation:

      *Hexcore Intel Xeon X5690 processor, 6 core / 12 thread CPU 3.46/3.73 GHZ Boost.

      *24GB RAM, triple channel mode.

      *1TB SSD Drive

      *EVGA SSC Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB video card, DisplayPort, *DVI, Fast gaming card

      *DVD RW BurnerWireless adapter

      Option 2

      *Dell Precision T5500 desktop workstation:

      *Dual Intel Xeon X5650 processor, 12 cores / 24 threads, 2.7-3GHZ Turbo GHz.

      *24GB RAM in triple channel mode

      *120GB SSD

      *2TB SATA Hard

      *DriveNvidia Quadro 1800 video card

      *DisplayPort + DVI + HDMIMultimedia card reader DVD RW Burner