Multi-CPU workstation - $2000 budget - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-12-2009, 11:25 AM   #11 (permalink)
saltynay's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: West Coast, Singapore
Posts: 5,149
Default Re: Multi-CPU workstation - $2000 budget

This article built a skulltrail for $2,500 I think haven't read through yet but its a year old so things should be cheaper: Techgage - Building an Affordable "Skulltrail" System. They used dual xeon e5410's

saltynay is offline  
Old 05-12-2009, 11:33 AM   #12 (permalink)
Mod Emeritus
Puddle Jumper's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 4,286
Default Re: Multi-CPU workstation - $2000 budget

A Dell PowerEdge server would be a prebuilt option.

The Dell Online Store: Build Your System

You should be able to get one with dual quad core Opterons with your budget


AMD Phenom II x4 955 Black Edition : Asus M4A89GTD PRO : Corsair 550VX
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4x2gb DDR3 1600 : MSI Geforce GTX 770 2gb : Antec 300
OCZ Agility 2 60gb SSD (OS) : SanDisk Ultra 120gb SSD (Apps) : Crucial M500 240gb (Steam) : Win 8.1 Pro 64bit
2x Samsung 2494LW & 1x Dell U2312HM Eyefinity

Lenovo ThinkPad X220 : Core i5 2410M : 12.5" 1366x768 IPS LED display : Intel 320 Series 120gb SSD

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 stock 4.3 : Nexus 7 2 stock 4.4

Puddle Jumper is offline  
Old 05-12-2009, 11:47 AM   #13 (permalink)
Master Techie
NightSurge's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Posts: 2,217
Send a message via AIM to NightSurge
Default Re: Multi-CPU workstation - $2000 budget

Originally Posted by HAVOC View Post
lol, I mean... Doesn't that make far more sense?
It would, but I wonder why he even asked me in the first place unless for some reason he is not allowed to use those.

If I was helpful, please click the icon on the left hand side of this message that looks like a check mark Thanks!

NightSurge is offline  
Old 05-12-2009, 06:37 PM   #14 (permalink)
Ultra Techie
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 807
Default Re: Multi-CPU workstation - $2000 budget

why don't you build a computer, put it on your site, now it's a "prebuilt." You both win. lol

Thresh25 is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need help building a i7 cpu on a $1700 budget xzxremixxzx New Systems | Building and Buying 14 01-05-2009 06:53 PM
Budget gaming build Druid System Upgrades 10 11-14-2008 06:14 PM
Cpu And Ram questions(and Advise for new my comp) DragenFear System Upgrades 20 01-06-2008 06:19 PM
CPU Cooler NEED HELP LOL stillwitpentium System Upgrades 16 11-18-2007 03:45 PM
Best Budget OCing CPU dave39 Overclocking and Modding 2 10-08-2007 11:21 PM

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:16 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.