New BOXX 'Nehalem' Workstation Priced Thousands Below Dell and HP

AUSTIN, TEXAS, May 4, 2009—BOXX Technologies, an innovator in high-performance computing systems for visual effects (VFX), design professionals, and advanced visualization, today announced that the new 3DBOXX 8500 Series Workstation is priced thousands of dollars less than comparably configured Intel® Xeon™ Processor 5500 Series-based workstations from either Dell® or HP®.

BOXX detailed cost analysis reveals that the 3DBOXX 8500 is priced nearly $1000 below HP models and thousands of dollars below Dell. View the detailed price quote comparison here.

“BOXX has always provided higher performance workstations versus commodity PC vendors,” said Shoaib Mohammad, Director of Marketing and Business Development at BOXX. “With the new Nehalem-based 3DBOXX 8500, we outpace the competition again, not only in terms of quality and performance, but on price as well.”

Designed to accommodate multi-threading, multiple applications, and complex production pipelines, the 3DBOXX 8500 provides digital artists with 16 virtual cores of high-powered performance for 3D design, animation, rendering, and visualization applications, as well as VFX compositing, video editing, and digital intermediate (DI) workflows. It features six available Intel Xeon “Nehalem” Processor 5500 Series options, up to 192 GB advanced DDR3 ECC memory, 12 terabytes of storage, and up to six hard drives. All systems are thoroughly tested by BOXXlabs and supported by renowned BOXX Technical Support.
“BOXXlabs and our legendary Technical Support represent genuine value as well,” said BOXX Sales Director, John Civatte, “but this is about our commitment to customer savings and right now, industry leading performance for less money is what creative professionals really need.”

3DBOXX 8500 available options include Microsoft® Windows® XP, Vista 64, Linux, or Red Hat operating systems, and NVIDIA® Quadro® FX or ATI® FirePro™ professional graphics cards. For further information, contact a BOXX Sales Consultant in the US at 1-877-877-2699. Learn more about 3DBOXX 8500, BOXX Finance options, and how to contact one of their worldwide resellers, by visiting their website at

About BOXX Technologies
BOXX Technologies provides high-performance solutions that empower digital artists to create at the speed of thought. Since 1998, we’ve provided state-of-the-art workstations and render farms for entertainment media, architecture, research, and defense. BOXX is located in Austin, Texas, with devoted customers worldwide.

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John Vondrak
BOXX Technologies
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