DotEXE posts a Facebook photo showing his new custom built desktop PC. He shares the specs of it as well: "PS: i just started building this new computer and im super stoked on it for pumping out new tunes. Heres some of the specs if anyone is interested: -Intel i7-4930k -24 gb corsair ram -250 ssd + 3 tb drive -geforce 780 gtx Ti"more
Built myself a new PC the other day. Getting tired of using a laptop, I guess. This is now my primary workstation, and a gaming rig. ---SPECS--- Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P CPU: AMD FX-6300-BE Hard Drive: 1TB Seagate Graphics Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 DualX PSU: 750W Silverstone Cooler: Built-in OS: Windows 7 RAM: 8GB Corsair Vengeance
-Asus Z8PE-D12 Server Motherboard -Dual Intel Xeon X5690 3.46GHz 6-Core WESTMERE -48GB KINGSTON KTM-SX313L/8G IBM 40W6649 DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 registered -Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit -AMD Radeon HD 7800 Series -SIIG 3-port 1394 (FireWire) PCI adapter Model NN-400012-S8 -CORSAIR HX Series HX1050 1050W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI -NZXT Phantom 630 Windowed Edition White Steel / Plastic ATX Full Tower Computer -ORICO PVU3-5O2I Booster USB 3.0 7 Port PCI Express Card (5 Rear USB3.0 Ports and Internal 20 Pin Connector) with VL800 and VL812 Controller -M-Audio - Audiophile 2496 -Samsung 850 Pro?Series MZ?7KE1T0BW 1 TB
Intel Core i7 6800K | G.Skill Ripjaws-V 2x16GB DDR4 2400Mhz Kit | Corsair Carbide Air 540 White Edition | Samsung SSD 950 PRO M.2 512GB | Asus ROG STRIX X99 | Corsair HX850i 850W Platinum | Gigabyte GTX 1080
I got this machine built together with a good friend of mine a few years back. It's not exactly focused completely on music production, but it was aimed to go for performance, multitasking, and some gaming when i needed to stress out and gather some inspiration from somewhere. Of course, that will change one day since i do want a dedicated studio workhorse running on Xeon. Anyways, this is the current specs:
Asus ROG Rampage IV Extreme Motherboard Intel Core i7 3930k CPU w/ Corsair h100i watercooler "helps making the silence appear" Nvidia Geforce GTX 780 Graphics Card 16gb Ram / 4x4gb, G.Skill RipjawZ 1600Mhz Samsung SSD 840 PRO 256Gb 1TB HDD 2TB HDD LaCie Portable HDD Porsche Design 2TB PCIe to PCI 32Bit Adapter w/ Firewire 400 PCI Card
And an overkill 1250W PSU... But of course, it doesnt use 1250W when turned on.
Really nice piece of gear. I've put all the stuff in myself, so it's fast like hell. And if I think it's too slow, I just throw some new components in. Pretty awesome.
I'm against who says that, if you need that you want a stable system for music production, you have to buy a pre-built rig. So I built my one, and it's working well. Having a bit of computer knowledge helps you a lot!
INPUTS: 4x analog stereo LINE-IN's,(extended by equipped mixer 2x INST,MIC powered by phantom) 4x digital stereo/multichannel SPDIF,TOSlink,minijack 2x analog mono MIC-IN's 1x MIDI
HANDLING BY: IntelCore2Quad(4x2,50) 6GB RAM DDR3 On-board AC'97 and SoundBlaster Audigy2 Platinum EX 24-bit 256GB SSD Boot 1,5TB HDD Storage DVD-RW with drawing on discs Multiport Reader CF/MD SD/MMC 8x USB2.0 2x Independant network cards 100Mbps (FullDuplex) 6x analog audio stereo outputs
dual core i3, 1 tb hdd, no graphics card, random psu from a company i've never heard of before, and a random motherboard. also has an optical drive and a floppy disk drive for portable storage needs