CAD and 3D Workstations

A range of powerful desktop and laptop workstations for CAD, CAM, graphics artists, modellers, animators and architects. All of our Pro Graphics systems have the latest workstation-class NVIDIA Quadro GPUs, which have certified drivers for all the leading graphics creation applications.

Why buy NVIDIA Quadro ?

When it comes to a professional graphics workstation nothing is more important than knowing that what appears on-screen is accurate and colour correct. We recommend using a professional graphics card from the NVIDIA Quadro range. This guide explains which Quadro card is most suited to your applications.

Quadro for graphics

NVIDIA Tesla for workstations

Adding an NVIDIA Tesla GPU accelerator to your workstation can deliver outstanding performance. This guide explores what types of application and workflow benefit most from GPU acceleration and explores the range of NVIDIA Tesla cards.

Choosing a graphics workstation

Scan 3XS produces a huge range of workstations at a variety of price points, each optimised for different applications and workloads. This guide explains what sort of workstation you’ll need for optimum efficiency, enabling your artists and engineers to be more productive.

Choose workstation by application

The right CPU for Graphics

Although the graphics card is the most important component in a graphics PC, choosing the right CPU(s) still has a massive effect on performance. This guide explains which CPU will give optimum performance for your workflow.

CPUs for processing graphics

Storage for your Graphics PC

Models, textures and applications are taking up more storage space every year, so it's important to select the optimum storage configuration for your workstation. This guide walks you through the pros and cons of the most common type of storage device.

Storage drives for graphics

Monitors Guide for Graphics

A high quality monitor is essential so you can view your current project and everyday Windows applications clearly and accurately. Consider adding more than one monitors to your workstation, as this can boost productivity by as much as 50%. This guide explains the pros and cons of different monitor types.

Pro graphics monitors

Rigorously Tested

3XS Pro Graphics workstations and graphics laptops are professionally assembled in our state of the art factory in Bolton and burn tested for 24 hours before shipping. All our systems are protected by a three year warranty with the first year providing onsite cover. All three years of the warranty include both parts and labour, so if your system does develop a fault we'll repair or replace it free of charge.

Professionally Overclocked

We offer the option to professionally overclock the Intel processors in our graphic workstations. Overclocking boosts the CPU performance, shortening render and calculation times. Overclocked CPUs are tested in conjunction with Intel, ensuring rock solid stability and improved ROI from the additional performance provided by the overclock.

Workstation Rental

Award-winning Scan 3XS graphics workstations are also available for rental. You can completely configure the workstations you want to rent, enabling you to expand processing power when you need it for special projects. Graphics workstations can be rented on a monthly basis for up to a year and are backed by our 7 day technical support for added peace of mind.

Rent a workstation

Peace of Mind

Pro graphic workstations are professionally assembled in our state of the art factory in Bolton and are protected by a three year warranty with the first year providing onsite cover. All three years of the warranty include both parts and labour, so if your PC does develop a fault we'll repair or replace it free of charge.

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