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Old 29-10-2003, 10:09 PM   #1
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Default CPU for Rendering??

Which is the best CPU for Rendering?
I 'm thinking of buying P4 2.8 (800fsb) + 2x512Mb DDR 400
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Old 30-10-2003, 05:37 PM   #2
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short answer: the fastest you can afford

dual cpu is better than single
quad is better than dual
two quads networked is better than one quad
... and so on...
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Old 30-10-2003, 07:18 PM   #3
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why is single better than a quad kbrown?

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oops, a typo... hehe... fixed
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