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Newbie trying to buy a decent pc for engineering

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Ryan Hanslo

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I've copied this build from the build service, but I honestly don't know what most of it means.
I need a desktop to run CAD, CAM, SOLIDWORKS AND FUSION 360 easily and relatively quickly.
Could someone please have a look at the components and advise if it will work or if not, what should I change. I have a budget of 3k for this machine. Please help. TIA

CGDirector.com Parts List:

CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 3.8GHz 8-Core Processor ($421.05)
CPU Cooler: be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 4 ($89.90)
Motherboard: MSI X570 Tomahawk ATX AM4 ($262.13)
GPU: Nvidia RTX 2080 8GB - EVGA XC Gaming ($1489.00)
Memory: 32GB (2 x 16GB) G.Skill Trident Z Neo DDR4-3600 C16 ($229.99)
Storage PCIe-SSD: Sabrent Rocket 1TB NVMe Gen4 M.2 Solid State Drive ($159.98)
Power Supply: EVGA 650 B5, 80 Plus Bronze 650W Power Supply ($72.00)
Case: Phanteks Eclipse P300 ATX Mid Tower Case ($160.17)
Total: $2884.22
 
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