How to Configure Your SOLIDWORKS 2018 Workstation

The experts at BOXX share this quick guide to choosing the right processors, SSDs, graphics, memory, and more so you can take full advantage of SOLIDWORKS 2018. With the arrival of SOLIDWORKS 2018 and all of the application’s new features, it may be time to consider upgrading your SOLIDWORKS hardware as well. Begin by asking…

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Solidworks 2017 Workstation Benchmark

For Solidworks users, our goal is to provide you with faster rebuilds, reduced open and save times, and overall improved interactivity with large assemblies. – in other words, make you more productive. With the launch of Solidworks 2017, the benchmarks below show a continued performance advantage when opting for our overclocked APEXX 2 model 2402 at 4.4GHz compared to…

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Optimized Hardware For Solidworks Simulation

Solidworks Simulation allows you to test product designs in virtual, real-world environments prior to manufacture. Properly configuring a workstation for Solidworks Simulation can dramatically decrease solve times. A common misconception is that a dual Xeon workstation will offer the best performance. In this article, we’ll address this notion as well as offer insight into the speedup…

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How to Configure Your SOLIDWORKS Workstation

Your guide to Processors, Solid State Drives, Graphics, Memory, & More.  If you’re in the market for a SOLIDWORKS workstation, you should begin by asking three basic questions about your workflow: How big are my assemblies? How many geometric surfaces do I have? How complex are my parts files? > Based upon your responses, you…

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