Support Website Contact Support Blog

Updated Computer Specs

In this thread, Marc details the specific hardware components that Pix4D uses in their computers as well as what you would use in a super computer…

 

"i7-3930k (6/12 cores/threads), 32-64 RAM, 256GB SSD, GTX780 ti-4GB

As super computer we suggest:
CPU: Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3 @ 2.60GHz 
RAM: DDR4-2400 256 GB. 
SSD: 1024 GB. 
GPU: Geforce TITAN BLACK or tesla, or two titan black in parallel."

https://community.pix4d.com/t/4384-Maximum-computer-for-time-reduction-?page=1#comments&gsc.tab=0

He even later suggests a motherboard.

Seeing as this thread is from 2015, I would like to know what components Pix4D now uses in their computers and what you’d recommend as a super computer.

Please be specific, a shopping list like Marc made would be ideal. Our company uses Pix4D on the regular and don’t want to guess at which components to build a computer from.

 

Thank you very much!

Keith Creedy

Horrible suggestion at a “super computer” with a Xeon for running Pix4D Desktop products.  While I like the idea of 256GB of RAM, if you don’t know how to set it up then too much RAM can be a bad thing for a project quality and speed.

Different types of projects use resources different so you just won’t hear ONE solution to the best computer.  We do have a benchmark thread to see comparisons…and this will give you a view of what today’s best hardware looks like.

https://community.pix4d.com/t/4079-Pix4D-Computer-hardware-community-benchmark#gsc.tab=0 

1 Like