Complete Guide to Building your own PC

Building your own PC is extremely easy, helps you save lots of money and teaches you some of the inner workings of how a PC functions. We've put together a 4-Step Guide to finding and assembling the perfect Computer for yourself:

3D Animation & Rendering

Cinema 4D, Blender, Octane, Redshift, VRAY or see all in 3D Animation & Rendering

Best Computer for Blender (Workstation & PC-Build Guide)

Best Computer for Blender (Workstation & PC-Build Guide)

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Asher Stephenson

Blender is a versatile digital content creation tool that has been used in a variety of high budget and low budget productions.

Video Editing

Premiere Pro, Rendering, Solid State Drive (SSD) or see all in Video Editing

Best Laptop For Video Editing (Updated)

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

A short overview for those of you who just want some quick suggestions – These are our top picks for the Best Laptops for Video Editing:

Best Computer for Video Editing (Updated)

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

Video Editing – One of the most popular things you can do on a Computer or Workstation.

How Much RAM Do You Need For Video Editing

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

Are you thinking about getting a new Video Editing Desktop PC or a Video Editing Laptop or want to upgrade your existing one?

PC Builds

3D-Modeling, Rendering, Cinema 4D, Blender, After Effects or see all in PC Builds

Mac Pro 2019 vs Custom-Built PC – A closer look

Mac Pro 2019 vs Custom-Built PC – A closer look

UPDATED March 16, 2020 by Jerry from CGDirector

The launch of Apple’s Mac Pro in late 2019, ranging from $5000 to 50,000~, set off an endless array of memes, jokes, and general online hate.

Hardware

Processor (CPU), Graphics Card (GPU), Memory (RAM), Motherboard or see all in Hardware

Set up your Home-Office & What PC-Parts you’ll need

UPDATED March 29, 2020 by Tim White

Roughly 5% of people who work do so from home.

Best Curved Monitors For Content Creators

UPDATED March 25, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

I recently wrote about the best monitors for graphic design, video editing, and 3D editing.

The AMD Threadripper 3990X Review for Content Creators

UPDATED March 16, 2020 by Jerry from CGDirector

AMD’s Threadripper lineup launch, featuring overwhelming 24 and 32-core CPUs, left a trail of dizzy Intel HEDT and even enterprise-class Xeon processors in its wake.

Benchmarks

Cinema 4D, Octane, Redshift, VRAY, NVIDIA or see all in Benchmarks

Cinema 4D Viewport Performance Benchmark & Scores (Updated Results)

Cinema 4D Viewport Performance Benchmark & Scores (Updated Results)

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

Our Cinema 4D Viewport Performance Benchmark measures how snappy and smooth your Active Work inside your 3D Software will be.

Laptops

AMD, Intel, Animation or see all in Laptops

Best Laptops for Graphic Design

UPDATED March 17, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

In any business, time is money, so it’s important to have the best equipment to make your work as efficient as possible.

ASUS PRO DUO Hands-On & Short Review

UPDATED March 27, 2020 by Jerry from CGDirector

I recently got a chance to get up close and personal with one of the most unique laptops out there – the ASUS ZenBook Pro Duo UX581.

Best Laptops For Photo Editing (Updated)

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Christopher Harper

Today, we’re going to teach you all you need to know to buy the best laptop for photo editing.

Graphic Design

Photoshop, Monitor, Memory (RAM) or see all in Graphic Design

Best Laptops for Graphic Design

Best Laptops for Graphic Design

UPDATED March 17, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

In any business, time is money, so it’s important to have the best equipment to make your work as efficient as possible.

Photo Editing

Photoshop, PC/Workstation, Laptop or see all in Photo Editing

Best PC for Photo Editing

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Asher Stephenson

While photo-editing software has become incredibly portable, it’s hard to deny the value of a proper workstation for professional work.

Best Laptops For Photo Editing (Updated)

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Christopher Harper

Today, we’re going to teach you all you need to know to buy the best laptop for photo editing.

How Much RAM Do You Need For Photoshop

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

Knowing how much RAM or Memory you need for editing your Photos in Photoshop can be quite tricky at times because there are so many factors to keep in mind.

Motion Design

After Effects, Rendering, Processor (CPU) or see all in Motion Design

Best Workstation Computer For After Effects (Updated)

Best Workstation Computer For After Effects (Updated)

UPDATED March 27, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

There are quite some factors to consider when building a new PC that is mainly targeted at After Effects use.

CAD

Rendering, Pc/Workstation, Laptop or see all in CAD

Best Workstation PC / Laptop for CAD, Autocad, Solidworks, Revit, Inventor

UPDATED January 16, 2020 by Alex from CGDirector

What is the best Computer or Laptop for CAD Software such as Autocad, Solidworks, Inventor, Revit or many others?