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Novahawk13 July 29, 2010 01:48

Amd Phenom II x6 1090T vs Intel i7-920/930/950
Need to buy new computer for the school lab through HP. What would you recommend as a processor for running Fluent simulations.?

I have a Phenom II x6 1055T already and it runs through sims pretty fast. No experience with the Intel chips though and they cost a bit more money.


bramv101 August 3, 2010 10:51

depends a bit on the cash to spend.
Xeon 5670 is seriously fast, so i can assume other intel products are equally good.

If your really short on money, then AMD is certainly a good choice

Dinocrack August 18, 2010 13:00


did you bought the phenom X6 1099? What kind sims are u running?

Maybe i will buy the same for Fluent. What you think about it?



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